Employment Opportunities
Assistant Professor Sociology Undergraduate Program in the Department of Cultural and Social Studies
Employment Opportunities
Friday, August 11, 2017 04:09 PM

 Creighton University’s Department of Cultural and Social Studies invites applications for a full-time tenure-track Assistant Professor position within its Sociology Program, to begin the Fall 2018 semester. We seek applicants with a PhD in sociology or related field, with expertise in quantitative methods and a strong desire to teach undergraduate courses in Statistics and Geographic Information Systems.

Candidates should demonstrate a credible research and publication trajectory in an area related to social inequality. We particularly encourage applicants working on criminal justice, environmental justice, racial justice, health, or another domain that complements the strengths of the program and department. Ideal candidates will be energetic teacher-scholars dedicated to undergraduate education, and to working within a multi-disciplinary department committed to social justice in teaching, research, and service. The position carries a 3-3 teaching load with class sizes averaging 25-35 students. 
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MICHIGAN TECH HIRING IN HUMAN DIMENSIONS OF WILDLIFE/CONSERVATION
Employment Opportunities
Friday, August 11, 2017 04:04 PM
Michigan Tech is hiring and human dimensions of wildlife is a key theme in the posting. I am on the search committee if you have questions from a social science/human dimensions perspective and want to contact me. Otherwise, please direct inquiries to John Vucetich (javuceti@mtu.edu), search committee chair. Short description and some information about the university and community are below. Detailed description is attached.

 

The School of Forest Resources and Environmental Science at Michigan Technological University invites applications for the position of Assistant Professor of Wildlife Science and Conservation. We are seeking a colleague whose research interests are centered on wildlife science and conservation. Of greatest interest would be applicants whose scholarship lies at the crossroads of human-wildlife interactions. Examples of specialties focused at that crossroads may include, but are not limited to, the human dimensions of wildlife, wildlife genetics, wildlife disease, or wildlife behavior. For details see: https://www.jobs.mtu.edu/postings/5553

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Penn State College of Agricultural Science Research Associate
Employment Opportunities
Tuesday, July 18, 2017 11:25 AM

Research Associate Securing Water for and from Agriculture through Effective Community and Stakeholder Engagement

Dept. of Agricultural Economics, Sociology & Education

Pennsylvania State University

The Pennsylvania State University’s Dept. of Agricultural Economics, Sociology and Education is seeking a Research Associate to conduct social scientific research as part of a multi-million dollar, multi-institutional research project to assess the effectiveness of stakeholder engagement for addressing water quality and quantity concerns associated with agriculture. This project is supported by a grant from the U.S. Department of Agriculture National Institute of Food and Agriculture.

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Criminology - Mississippi State University (any rank)
Employment Opportunities
Monday, July 03, 2017 08:35 AM

Assistant-, Associate-, or Full-Professor in Criminology

MISSISSIPPI STATE UNIVERSITY—The Department of Sociology invites applications for an Assistant Professor, Associate Professor or Professor to begin in fall 2018.  We seek candidates who conduct research in, and are committed to teaching about, Criminology.  Preference will be given to candidates whose research and teaching complements our existing areas of concentration and research expertise. Completion of the Ph.D. in Sociology or Criminology by time of hire is required.  Active participation in the teaching, research and service responsibilities of the department.  Teach introductory, advanced undergraduate and graduate courses.  Participate in departmental activities.

The department has more than 400 undergraduate majors and 40 sociology graduate students with strong ties to the African American Studies Program, Gender Studies Program, the Social Science Research Center, the National Strategic Planning & Analysis Research Center, and the Southern Rural Development Center. Programs offered include BA, BSW, MS, and a Ph.D. in Sociology. http://www.sociology.msstate.edu

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