Assistant/Associate Professor – Sociology



NOTE: This job listing has expired and may no longer be relevant!

Job description

Nashville, TN

Department: SOCIOLOGY

Number of hours per week: 37.5

Months per year: Academic (9 months)

Campus: Main Campus

Position Number: 104500

Advertised Salary: Commensurate with qualifications and experience.

Pay Basis: Monthly

Job Description
Teach courses in sociology on graduate and undergraduate levels. The minimum teaching load is twelve (12) hours per semester. Advise sociology majors, and assist with student and public service programs. Engage in research, scholarship, and public service (outreach) activities in the Sociology Program, Department of Sociology, Social Work and Urban Professions, and the College of Public Service and Urban Affairs.

Minimum Qualifications/Experience
Requires a Ph.D. in Sociology at the time of appointment. some combination of the following skills/experience is desirable: online teaching experience, leadership experience, experience working with diverse community organizations, experience or interest in community based research methods and/or GIS.

How to apply

Apply online

Employment is contingent upon successfully completing a criminal background check as mandated by Tennessee State University.

Official transcripts for positions which require a post-secondary undergraduate degree, advanced degree and/or certification must be presented upon hire.

An unofficial transcript may be attached in the “Transcript” section.

You will be required to provide names and contact information for three references.

Committed to excellence, TSU has been consistently listed in U.S. News & World Report’s “Guide to America’s Best Colleges” for more than a dozen years. Founded in 1912, Tennessee State University (TSU) is a comprehensive, urban, coeducational, land-grant institution. Our Nashville home offers two locations—the 500-acre main campus nestles in a beautiful residential neighborhood along the Cumberland River, and the downtown Avon Williams campus sits near the center of Nashville’s business and government district.