San Jose State University, Sociology and Interdisciplinary Social Sciences
Assistant Professor (tenure track), African Americans, Race & Ethnicity, Urban & Community
|Institution Type:||College / University|
|Location:||California, United States|
|Position:||Assistant Professor, Tenure Track Faculty|
Department: The Department of Sociology and Interdisciplinary Social Sciences (SISS) is a collaborative department offering degree programs in Sociology (Concentrations in Community Change and Social Interactions), Social Science Teacher Preparation, Asian American Studies and Women’s Studies minors, and a Master’s degree program in Sociology.
Qualifications: Ph.D. in Sociology or related discipline required at the time of hiring. We seek to hire a faculty member whose specializations are in urban communities, race & ethnicity; focus on communities of color, immigrant communities and African Americans especially desirable; expertise in quantitative or qualitative research methods. Applicants should have awareness of and sensitivity to the educational goals of a multicultural student population through training, teaching, and other comparable experience.
Responsibilities: Teaching and research in the areas of expertise as well as new course development appropriate to an interdisciplinary department; course and major assessment of student learning; service and governance appropriate to rank; four course per semester teaching load. Candidate must address the needs of a diverse student population in terms of age, cultural background, ethnicity, primary language, and academic preparation, demonstrated through course materials, teaching strategies, and advisement.
Chair, Search Committee (Please include JOID # 22642 on all correspondence)
|Primary Category:||African American History / Studies
|Secondary Categories:||Ethnic History / Studies