Sociology and Anthropology (Sociology), Tenure-Track Faculty

Middle Tennessee State University

Murfreesboro, TN

ID: 7112454
Posted: October 3, 2022
Application Deadline: Open Until Filled

Job Description

University Expectation
MTSU seeks candidates committed to innovative teaching, robust research/creative activity, and meaningful service. We also seek to attract a culturally and academically diverse faculty who value working with diverse students.

Salary commensurate with education and experience

Job Summary/Basic Function
The Department of Sociology and Anthropology at Middle Tennessee State University invites applications for a tenure-track faculty position in Sociology at the assistant professor rank. The position start date is August 1, 2023. The position is contingent upon funding.

The successful candidate will be committed to social justice and is expected to teach courses in their areas of expertise at both undergraduate and graduate levels. Evidence of teaching experience, an active research agenda, and professional activity are expected.

Required Education
A terminal degree in Sociology or a closely related field is required by the appointment date.

Other Desirables
Special consideration will be given to applicants with teaching and research expertise in one of the following areas: deviance, drug/addiction studies, criminology, juvenile delinquency, family violence, race/ethnicity, sex trafficking, sociology of law, and social justice/activism.

Documents Needed to Apply
To successfully apply, applicants must include a cover letter, curriculum vitae, statement of teaching philosophy, and statement of research or creative activities (as appropriate to the discipline) as separate attachments at the time of online application submittal.

Special Instruction to Applicants
If you need help applying, please contact the Faculty Recruitment Specialist at (615) 898-5128.