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Assistant Professor of Sociology

Please see Special Instructions for more details.

SUBMISSION DEADLINE: Applications will be reviewed beginning 09/15/2017 and will be accepted until the position is filled. To ensure full consideration, complete applications must be submitted by 10/02/2017. APPLICATION PROCEDURE: Please submit a letter of application, current curriculum vitae, writing samples, and transcripts showing the highest degree conferred. If ABD, also send transcript of completed Ph.D. hours. To apply to this position, please go to apply.interfolio.com/43210. Include names, addresses, and phone numbers of three individuals from whom you have requested letters of recommendation. If you have questions regarding this position or the application process contact Sharon_Tate@baylor.edu, 254-710-1165.

Posting Details

Position Information

Job Title Assistant Professor of Sociology
Vacancy Number (HISTORICAL) F014501
Vacancy Number F014501
Position Type Faculty
City Waco
State TX
Zip 76798
Position Description
Rank Assistant Professor
Tenure Information Tenure Track
Responsibilities

This individual will be expected to teach undergraduate courses and contribute substantially to a doctoral program that presently has two emphases: sociology of religion and applied sociology. We are actively building in the health and society area and expect it to become a third focus of our graduate training.

Required Qualifications

PhD in Sociology at time of appointment. Preferred career stage is advanced assistant professor, but we welcome applications from beginning scholars as well. We seek a sociologist who specializes in health and/or family.

Preferred Qualifications
Rank and Salary Commensurate with experience and qualifications.
Part-Time / Full-Time Full Time
Special Conditions for Eligibility

Posting Detail Information

About Baylor

Working at Baylor is so much more than simply having a job! As part of the Baylor family, employees not only receive a comprehensive benefits package that includes medical and dental insurance, and fantastic automatic retirement contributions, they also get to experience Baylor.

-Experience the culture of working for an institution consistently ranked as a “Great College to Work For” by The Chronicle of Higher Education
-Experience a mission driven organization based on a strong Christian commitment (www.baylor.edu/about)
-Experience Baylor academics with outstanding tuition remission for eligible staff and qualified dependents
-Experience our beautiful campus with access to libraries, museums, and recreational facilities such as our fitness center, athletic courts, an indoor swimming pool, and the Baylor marina to name a few
-Experience our great dining facilities and enjoy an employee discount
-Experience Baylor athletics with reduced admission or free access to athletic events
-Experience Baylor through many more wonderful events and programs that take place on campus each year
-Conveniently located in Waco, Texas, Baylor University is approximately 90 miles from both the Dallas-Fort Worth and Austin areas. To learn more about life in Waco, visit http://wacochamber.com/community/about-waco.

EEO Statement

Baylor University is a private not-for-profit university affiliated with the Baptist General Convention of Texas. As an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity employer, Baylor is committed to compliance with all applicable anti-discrimination laws, including those regarding age, race, color, sex, national origin, marital status, pregnancy status, military service, genetic information, and disability. As a religious educational institution, Baylor is lawfully permitted to consider an applicant’s religion among its selection criteria. Baylor encourages women, minorities, veterans and individuals with disabilities to apply.

Desired Start Date 08/01/2018
Open Date 07/31/2017
Close Date
Open Until Filled Yes
Special Instructions to Applicants

SUBMISSION DEADLINE: Applications will be reviewed beginning 09/15/2017 and will be accepted until the position is filled. To ensure full consideration, complete applications must be submitted by 10/02/2017.

APPLICATION PROCEDURE: Please submit a letter of application, current curriculum vitae, writing samples, and transcripts showing the highest degree conferred. If ABD, also send transcript of completed Ph.D. hours. To apply to this position, please go to apply.interfolio.com/43210. Include names, addresses, and phone numbers of three individuals from whom you have requested letters of recommendation.

If you have questions regarding this position or the application process contact Sharon_Tate@baylor.edu, 254-710-1165.

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