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Department / Division / Job Summary
This position is in the Sociology Department in the Division of Social Sciences at Western Oregon University in Monmouth. https://wou.edu/sociology/
The Sociology Department at Western Oregon University invites applications for part-time to full-time Non-Tenure-Track Instructor/Assistant Professor positions for the Sociology Faculty Applicant POOL. Candidates who are ABD will be considered, but PhD. is preferred. Possible courses to be taught include social policy, social work, Social Theory, Quantitative Methodology, Deviant Behavior. The Sociology Department is developing a track in Social Policy and Social Work within its baccalaureate program. The focus of the Department is critical undergraduate education with a commitment to community service.
September 16, 2020
We are not considering candidates who require Visa sponsorship support. Additionally, the university typically only considers visa support for employees placed in specialized positions that are continuing regular university appointments.
- ABD status in Sociology
- Doctorate in Sociology
- Demonstrated higher education teaching experience
Questions regarding this position may be directed to Mary Pettenger, Social Science Division Chair, at email@example.com.
For questions regarding the application process or to submit your application documents, please contact Human Resources at 503-838-8552 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
You may submit all materials online at www.wou.edu/faculty
Required application materials (PDF preferred):
- WOU Employment Application available at wou.edu/facultyapp
- Letter of application detailing interest in the position and a description of teaching and professional development
goals. Please include how your experience, education, and/or training might help us build a more inclusive,
collaborative, and diverse community
- Curriculum vita
- Name and complete contact information for three references
- Copy of unofficial transcripts for highest degree earned
As an alternative, you may also submit application materials by:
F-SOC, NTT Instructor/Assistant Professor of Sociology
Human Resources, Western Oregon University
345 Monmouth Ave N, Monmouth, OR 97361
with subject line: F-SOC, NTT, NTT Instructor/Assistant Professor of Sociology
Western Oregon University seeks diversity as a foundation of enrichment for our university community. We are an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer, and particularly encourage applications from members of historically underrepresented racial/ethnic groups, women, individuals with disabilities, veterans, LGBTQ community members, and others who demonstrate the ability to help us achieve our vision of a diverse and inclusive community.