Department of Sociology
The Department of Sociology at St. Lawrence University invites applications for a 2-year visiting position in Environmental Sociology at the rank of Assistant Professor or Instructor to begin August 2013. Contribution to the Department’s introductory level courses is expected. Elective courses are determined in consultation with the Department Chair. The teaching load is 3 courses each semester. St. Lawrence University and the Department of Sociology provide supportive environments for the development of teaching and research. Candidates with a Ph.D. preferred, ABD considered. For additional information about the Sociology Department, please visit http://www.stlawu.edu/academics/programs/sociology.
Interested candidates should submit a detailed cover letter that addresses teaching philosophy and desire to teach in a small, liberal arts college environment, a curriculum vita, three letters of reference, and any supporting documents (syllabi, student evaluations of teaching, samples of scholarship, etc.) to Professor Patrice LeClerc, Search Committee Chair, Department of Sociology, St. Lawrence University, 23 Romoda Drive, Canton, NY 13617. Application packets may also be submitted electronically to email@example.com. Review of applications begins February 18, 2013. Applications received after this deadline may be reviewed, but only in the event that the position has not already been filled.
Located in Canton, N.Y., St. Lawrence University is a coeducational, private, independent liberal arts institution of about 2,300 students. The educational opportunities at St. Lawrence inspire students and prepare them to be critical and creative thinkers, to find a compass for their lives and careers, and to pursue knowledge and understanding for the benefit of themselves, humanity and the planet. Through its focus on active engagement with ideas in and beyond the classroom, a St. Lawrence education leads students to make connections that transform lives and communities, from the local to the global. For additional information about St. Lawrence, please visit SLU’s homepage at http://www.stlawu.edu.
SLU is an Affirmative Action/Equal Employment Opportunity employer.