Oklahoma State University, Assistant Professor, Environmental Sociology

Assistant Professor, tenure-track, Oklahoma State University (beginning Fall 2017)

The Department of Sociology at Oklahoma State University invites applications for a tenure-track position at the Assistant Professor rank with a Fall 2017 start date.  We seek a scholar whose primary area of expertise is environmental sociology.  Applicants with the ability to contribute to other areas of departmental specialization (inequality, social movements, social psychology, and crime/deviance), experience with grant writing, and/or the potential to secure extramural funding will be positively valued.  We seek candidates with a research agenda, publications, and potential to develop a strong record of scholarship.  The successful candidate will contribute to graduate training in environmental sociology and play a significant role in both the graduate and undergraduate teaching programs.  Salary is competitive and negotiable.

Oklahoma State University is a comprehensive research institution with an approximate enrollment of 25,000.  The Department of Sociology offers Doctorate, Master’s, and Bachelor’s degrees.  Oklahoma State University is an EE0/AA/E-verify employer committed to diversity. OSU-Stillwater is a tobacco-free campus. This position is contingent upon available funding.

Interested applicants should submit a letter of interest, curriculum vitae, samples of written work, and evidence of teaching effectiveness. The application package, compiled as a single pdf file, should be uploaded to https://okstate.csod.com/ats/careersite/JobDetails.aspx?id=2264

In addition, three letters of recommendation are also required and can to be mailed to Barbie Teel, 431 Murray, Stillwater, OK 74078 or emailed to barbie.teel@okstate.edu. Please direct any academic inquiries to the search committee chair, Dr. Riley Dunlap, at riley.dunlap@okstate.edu. Review of applications will begin on September 23, 2016 and will continue until position is filled.


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