The Department of Sociology at St. Francis Xavier University invites applications for a nine-month, limited term position beginning September 1, 2014. This is subject to final budgetary approval. Applicants should have a PhD in Sociology and show evidence of strong teaching ability. The responsibilities of the successful candidate will be to teach Introduction to Sociology, as well as courses in the areas of race and ethnicity, media, or policy. A curriculum vitae, letter of application, and three letters of reference, along with relevant teaching and research materials, should be sent to Dr. Patricia Cormack, Chair, Department of Sociology, St. Francis Xavier University, PO Box 5000, Antigonish, Nova Scotia, B2G 2W5. Applications will be considered until the position is filled. All documents from the candidate are to be provided in hard copy.
All qualified candidates, especially women and members of minority groups, are encouraged to apply; however, in accordance with Canadian Immigration requirements, Canadian citizens and permanent residents will be given priority. St. Francis Xavier University is committed to the principle of employment equity.