Assistant Professor, Sociology
Faculty of Arts and Science
The Department of Sociology at MacEwan University invites applications for a full-time continuing position at the rank of Assistant Professor, effective July 1, 2014, subject to budgetary approval. The area of specialization is open, although preference will be given to applicants who complement existing department strengths. The successful applicant must demonstrate excellence or clear promise of excellence in teaching. A commitment to research and to the supervision of undergraduate honours students is expected. Applicants must have a PhD (or solid indication of imminent completion) in Sociology or a closely related field.
The Department offers a BA and BA honours degree. In addition to the general BA, it offers specializations in Criminology and in Family, Youth and Diversity. Applicants may find more information about the department at www.macewan.ca/sociology.
Applicants should submit a covering letter, curriculum vitae, teaching dossier (including teaching philosophy, evaluations and teaching interests), statement of research interests, sample of scholarly work(s), and graduate transcripts. Candidates should also arrange for three letters of recommendation to be submitted online to firstname.lastname@example.org.
For further information please contact the Department Chair, Dr. Jeff Stepnisky, at 780-633-3672 or email@example.com
MacEwan University employment opportunities can be viewed by visiting our website at www.macewan.ca. Click on Careers at MacEwan University to apply.
This position is included under the Faculty Association Collective Agreement.
Employment Category: Full-Time Continuing
Salary Range: Commensurate with education and experience
Closing Date: Friday, February 14, 2014
Quote Competition No: 13.12.144
All qualified candidates are encouraged to apply; however, Canadian citizens and permanent residents will be given priority.
MacEwan University thanks all applicants for their interest in employment with us; however only those selected for interviews will be contacted.
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