FRAMINGHAM – The Department of Sociology at Framingham State University is seeking applications for a tenure-track position in sociology at the assistant professor level starting Academic Year Fall 2019-2020.
The position was posted yesterday, Feb. 15.
The University said in the posting it was “dedicated to effective teaching with a 3-3 load and each course bears four credits. Contractual responsibilities also include academic advising, service to the university and department, and scholarship. Student-faculty collaboration is highly valued.”
Minimum requirements: :Ph.D. in Sociology;Specialization in criminology, with a focus on feminist criminological theory, intersectionality, and issues of race and justice;Evidence of effective teaching at the undergraduate level (evidence supported by syllabi and recent student evaluations);Experience in prison education;Innovative teaching, including experience teaching beyond the classroom;Experience with teaching, mentoring, research, or service activities that promote an equitable, diverse, and inclusive academic environment;Scholarly competence.
Candidates must apply online at http://framingham.interviewexchange.com by submitting a cover letter, curriculum vitae, three letters of recommendation, statement of teaching philosophy, diversity statement*, and statement of research interests.
A diversity statement is a personal statement on a candidate’s past efforts, as well as future plans, to enhance diversity and inclusion.
Regardless of personal demographic characteristics, FSU has a commitment to hiring candidates who share our commitment to the American Association of College and Universities Inclusive Excellence Model. Diversity statements will be considered as part of a transparent and comprehensive review of candidates’ application materials.
Review of applications is ongoing through February 22, 2019.
Official transcripts must be submitted upon appointment.