Chartered in 1845 by the Republic of Texas, Baylor University is the oldest university in Texas and the world's largest Baptist University. Baylor's mission is to educate men and women for worldwide leadership and service by integrating academic excellence and Christian commitment within a caring community. Baylor is actively recruiting new faculty with a strong commitment to the classroom and an equally strong commitment to discovering new knowledge as Baylor aspires to become a top tier research university while reaffirming and strengthening its distinctive Christian mission as described in Pro Futuris.
We invite you to come discover the vision and excitement at Baylor as we seek to fill the following position in the College of Arts and Sciences, Department of Sociology.
Tracking ID#: F009449
POSITION: Assistant Professor, Tenure Track
QUALIFICATIONS: PhD in Sociology at time of appointment. We seek a generalist with expertise in at least two of the following areas: deviance, criminology, quantitative methods, health, demography, stratification, family.
RESPONSIBILITIES: This individual will be expected to teach undergraduate courses and contribute substantially to doctoral training in one or, preferably, both of our two graduate program tracks: sociology of religion and applied sociology.
RANK AND SALARY: Commensurate with experience and qualifications.
SUBMISSION DEADLINE: Applications will be reviewed beginning September 15, 2013 and will be accepted until the position is filled. To ensure full consideration, complete application materials must be submitted by October 15, 2013.
APPLICATION PROCEDURE: Please submit a letter of application, current curriculum vitae, and transcripts. Include names, addresses, and phone numbers of three individuals from whom you have requested letters of recommendation to:
Search Committee Chair
Department of Sociology
One Bear Place #97326
Waco, Texas 76798-7326
Phone: (254) 710-1165
Materials may be submitted electronically to: Sharon_Tate@Baylor.edu.
Baylor is a Baptist University affiliated with the Baptist General Convention of Texas. As an Affirmative Action/Equal Employment Opportunity employer, Baylor encourages minorities, women, veterans, and persons with disabilities to apply.