Assistant Professor, Saint Mary’s College

The Sociology Department seeks a colleague whose teaching and research interests include applied sociology with sub-specialization in criminology. Candidates will be expected to engage the students in collaborative projects with agencies and organizations in the local community.  Applicants for this tenure track position must have a PhD in Sociology; strong ABD candidates in Sociology considered. The position begins in the 2017-18 academic year.

Interested candidates should send a letter of application, curriculum vitae, statement of teaching philosophy, evidence of teaching excellence (e.g. student evaluation results), three letters of reference, and official graduate transcripts via email to or standard mail to Leslie Wang, Chair of the Sociology Department, Saint Mary’s College, Notre Dame, IN  46556. Materials received before August 15, 2016, will be given priority. Applications will be accepted until the position is filled.

Saint Mary’s College is an Equal Opportunity Employer.  In keeping with the College’s mission, Saint Mary’s is committed to increasing racial and ethnic diversity at all levels—students, faculty, and staff—and seeks applications from candidates who share this commitment.