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Sociology Instructor

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Position Information

Position Information

Working Title: Sociology Instructor
Faculty Rank: Instructor
Posting Number: TR0170034
About Virginia Tech:

Virginia Tech, founded in 1872 as a land-grant institution, is currently ranked as a Top 25 Public University by US News & World Report and a Top 25 Public Research University by the National Science Foundation. Through a combination of its three missions of learning, discovery, and engagement, Virginia Tech continually strives to accomplish the charge of its motto: Ut Prosim (That I May Serve). As the Commonwealth’s most comprehensive university and its leading research institution, Virginia Tech serves a diverse population of 30,000+ students and 8000+ faculty and staff from over 100 countries, and is engaged in research around the world. Invent the Future at Virginia Tech.

Position Summary:

This position involves teaching courses at the undergraduate level as assigned by the Department of Sociology. Minimum level of education is the PHD.

Required Qualifications:

Applicants must have teaching experience and be able to teach a variety of sociology courses including “Introductory Sociology”, “Race, Class, Gender & Sexualities,”and “Schools, Violence & Justice.” Applicants also must have Ph.D. in Sociology in hand at the start of appointment.

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Must have a conviction check? Yes
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How to Apply for this Job:

Applications must be submitted online on or before May 1, 2017 at http://listings.jobs.vt.edu (posting # TR0170034). The application package should include a cover letter, curriculum vitae, teaching evaluations, and three references with email addresses. Any additional material that cannot be submitted online should be sent to the Instructor Search Committee, Department of Sociology, Virginia Tech, 560 McBryde Hall (0137), 225 Stanger St., Blacksburg VA 24061.

Employee Category: Instructional/Research Faculty
Appointment Type: Restricted
If restricted or temporary, enter end date: May 24, 2018
FLSA Status: Exempt: Not eligible for overtime
Tenure Status: Non-Tenure Track
Academic Year or Calendar Year? Standard Academic Year
Percent Employment: Full-time
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Department: Sociology
Work Location: Blacksburg
Location, if not Blacksburg:
Location Zip Code: 24061
Job Posting Date: 03/31/2017
Review Begin Date: 05/01/2017
Job Close Date: (if applicable)
Restricted to university employees only? No
Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Statement:

Virginia Tech does not discriminate against employees, students, or applicants on the basis of age, color, disability, gender, gender identity, gender expression, national origin, political affiliation, race, religion, sexual orientation, genetic information, or veteran status; or otherwise discriminate against employees or applicants who inquire about, discuss, or disclose their compensation or the compensation of other employees, or applicants; or any other basis protected by law.

For inquiries regarding non-discrimination policies, contact the executive director for Equity and Accessibility at 540-231-2010 or Virginia Tech, North End Center, Suite 2300 (0318), 300 Turner St. NW, Blacksburg, VA 24061.

Reasonable Accommodation Statement:

If you are an individual with a disability and desire accommodation please contact the hiring department.

Quick Link: http://listings.jobs.vt.edu/postings/75096

Supplemental Questions

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Required Documents

Required Documents
  1. Resume/Curriculum Vita
  2. Cover Letter
  3. Teaching Statement
  4. List of References
  5. Other Doc
  6. Other Doc #2
Optional Documents
  1. Letter of Reference #1
  2. Letter of Reference #2
  3. Letter of Reference #3