Assistant Professor, Rollins College

Assistant Professor, Sociology  

Rollins College

Winter Park, Florida

The Department of Sociology at Rollins College invites applications for a tenure-track assistant professor of sociology, position beginning August 2018. Area of specialization is open, with a preference for candidates who can contribute expertise beyond that of our current faculty. The successful candidate will teach a regular load of six courses per year, including a range of courses for majors and non-majors, one course yearly for the College general education program and either Research Methods or Sociological Theory on a yearly basis. Candidates will contribute to the mission of the department which emphasizes the enduring presence of race, class and gender inequalities.


– Ph.D. in sociology at time of appointment is preferred; A.B.D. considered.

– Commitment to excellence in undergraduate teaching

– Ability to maintain an active program of research and publication


Rollins College is a comprehensive, liberal arts college located just north of Orlando, FL, a diverse metropolitan community with a thriving economic and cultural scene. Nearby, Orlando International Airport provides easy access to U.S. and international destinations. The College emphasizes innovative and quality teaching in small classes, and ranks number one among 121 Southern master’s-level universities in the annual rankings of “America’s Best Colleges,” released by U.S. News & World Report. Please visit the College website at

Rollins College offers a generous benefits package featuring comprehensive health coverage, retirement savings plan with generous employer contribution and full tuition waiver after one year for employees, spouses, domestic partners and dependents. 

Review of applications will begin September 15, 2017. 

Interested candidates may apply online through the Rollins College employment website. 

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Through its mission, Rollins College is firmly committed to creating a just community that embraces multiculturalism; persons from historically under-represented minority groups are encouraged to apply.