|Position Title||Assistant Professor of Sociology|
|Department||Department Of Sociology|
The Department of Sociology at Xavier University of Louisiana invites applications for a tenure-track entry-level/early career assistant Professor position with a research focus in Crime & Social Justice, or Health, Medicine & Society, to start in August 2024. The department is particularly interested in candidates who have a vision for involving undergraduate students in externally funded research projects, and success in community partnering or experience working in social or public policy. A Ph.D. in Sociology before August 2024 is required. Candidates who will contribute to the university’s mission and align with college curricula preparing students to advance social justice are desirable. The candidate should be prepared to teach a broad range of courses and to utilize quantitative methods to investigate causes, consequences, and/or policies associated with varied forms of social inequalities. The ideal candidate should demonstrate the potential for excellence in teaching and research and be able to support HBCU students through advising and mentorship.
The successful candidate will teach four courses each semester which may include interdisciplinary courses in Xavier’s core curriculum, in the African American and Diaspora Studies program, and/or in the Women’s Studies program. Summer school teaching opportunities are available but not required for this position. The department is committed to diversity, equity, and inclusion and is particularly interested in candidates who have experience working with students from diverse backgrounds, minimizing barriers, and increasing equity and completion rates between members of different demographic groups.
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|Number of Vacancies||1|
|Desired Start Date||08/01/2024|
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|Open Until Filled||Yes|
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How to Apply-Required Documentation:
Qualified candidates are invited to apply using Xavier’s online application site by logging in to . Please submit the following materials:
Please contact search committee chair, Dr. Chenoia Bryant at email@example.com
|Quicklink for Posting||https://jobs.xula.edu/postings/2759|
About Xavier University of Louisiana
Founded in 1925 by Saint Katharine Drexel and the Sisters of the Blessed Sacrament, Xavier University of Louisiana is the only Catholic Historically Black College and University (HBCU). Located in New Orleans, the ultimate purpose of the University is to contribute to the promotion of a more just and humane society by preparing its students to assume roles of leadership and service in a global society. Xavier University of Louisiana’s current enrollment is 3,419. Of these, 2,693 are undergraduates and 205 are graduate students enrolled in Masters and Doctoral programs in the College of Arts and Sciences. In addition, there are 518 students enrolled in the College of Pharmacy, which offers the Master of Health Science in Physician Assistant Studies, the Master of Science in Pharmaceutical Sciences, and the Doctor of Pharmacy. Xavier’s student body is 80% African American, with approximately 37% from Louisiana, primarily from the New Orleans area. The balance comes from 42 other states, the District of Columbia, the Virgin Islands, and several countries.