John Jay College, Sociology Department John Jay College of Criminal Justice, West 59th Street, New York, NY, USA
Dec 19, 2019Full time
The Department of Sociology at John Jay College of Criminal Justice invites applications for a tenure-track Assistant Professor position. Candidates are expected to have primary research and teaching interests in social and global change, as well as be prepared to teach at least two of the following courses: Race and Ethnic Relations (SOC 213) Social Stratification (SOC 232) Sociology of Human Rights (SOC 251) Sociology of Global Migration (SOC 253) Political Sociology (SOC 278) Advanced Social Statistics (SOC 324) Research Methods (SSC 325) Global Social Movements (SOC 343) Social Change (SOC 350) The successful candidate will bring enthusiasm, innovation, and commitment to teaching and curriculum development, and maintain an active research and publication agenda. The hiring committee is especially interested in applicants who through their leadership, community service, lived experience and/or research will contribute to the diversity mission of the college. Candidates must demonstrate commitment to diversity and inclusion and be eager to work with our diverse student body which consists of the following: 39% Hispanic, 28% White, 21% Black, and 12% Asian, more than 130 nationalities, 47% first generation, and 33% foreign born. John Jay College is a Hispanic Serving Institution (HSI) and Minority Serving Institution (MSI). Members of historically-underrepresented groups are especially encouraged to apply.