The Department of Sociology invites applications for a nine-month limited term position at the Assistant Professor level, commencing August 1, 2014 to April 30, 2015 at Trent University in Peterborough. Please note that this position is subject to budgetary approval and is designated as LTA 3.
Applicants should have a Ph.D. in Sociology, and a demonstrated record of excellence in undergraduate teaching and in research.
The successful candidate will be expected to teach the following required courses :
Introduction to sociology I : critical foundations ; Introduction to sociology II : exploring social life ;
and three of the following :
Classical sociological theory ; Sociology of education ; Sexuality and the social ; Culture and society ; Religion in contemporary societies ; Ethnicity, identity and community ; Advanced sociology of gender.
Applications should include a cover letter, curriculum vitae, and the names and contact information for three academic referees. Please indicate that your application is for the LTA 3 position. Applications should be addressed to Professor Deborah White, Chair, Department of Sociology and submitted electronically in PDF format to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Please visit our website (http://www.trentu.ca/sociology) for more information about the Department of Sociology and Trent University.
Trent University is actively committed to creating a diverse and inclusive campus community and encourages applications from all qualified candidates. Trent University offers accommodation for applicants with disabilities in its recruitment processes. If you require accommodation during the recruitment process or require an accessible version of a document/publication, please contact email@example.com.
In accordance with Canadian immigration requirements, this advertisement is directed to Canadian citizens and permanent residents of Canada.
Applications should arrive no later than June 25, 2014.