CSUSM Sociology and Criminology and Justice Positions

TENURE TRACK FACULTY POSITIONS (2)

IN SOCIOLOGY and
CRIMINOLOGY & JUSTICE STUDIES

ABOUT CALIFORNIA STATE UNIVERSITY SAN MARCOS: CSUSM is located in North County San Diego, approximately 15 minutes from the Pacific Ocean, 30 minutes from downtown San Diego, one hour from the U.S.-Mexico border, and near the Temecula wine country. With a diverse student body of about 11,000 students at the undergraduate and graduate level, approximately 50% of our students are the first in their families to earn a bachelor’s degree. The Department of Sociology offers two majors – one in Sociology, with concentrations including Aging and the Life Course; Children, Youth, and Families; Critical Race Studies; and Health, Education, and Welfare – and one in Criminology and Justice Studies (one of the most popular majors on campus), in addition to a master’s degree in Sociological Practice. The diversity of our departmental faculty demonstrates our commitment to social equity and the importance of wide-ranging social experience in teaching, research, and service. CSUSM is a designated Hispanic Serving Institution (H.S.I.) and a designated Asian American Native American Pacific Islander Serving Institution (AANAPISI) and was recently named a top six university nationally for first-generation college students by bestcolleges.org. and one of the top 32 Colleges most friendly to junior faculty by the Collaborative on Academic Careers in Higher Education. Visit http://www.csusm.edu/facultyopportunities for more information.

CALIFORNIA STATE UNIVERSITY SAN MARCOS
DEPARTMENT OF SOCIOLOGY

TENURE TRACK FACULTY POSITION IN SOCIOLOGY

POSITION: ASSISTANT PROFESSOR

EFFECTIVE DATE: Fall semester, 2014

California State University San Marcos. The Sociology Department invites applications for a full-time, tenure-track Assistant Professor position to begin in August 2014.

MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS: PhD in Sociology or related interdisciplinary area (e.g., Criminology, Ethnic Studies, Justice Studies, Women’s Studies, etc.) or ABD with doctorate degree awarded by August 2014. We seek candidates with primary teaching and research interests in the areas of sexualities and social justice. Successful candidates will demonstrate the ability to contribute teaching excellence to the curricula of the Criminology & Justice Studies and Sociology majors.

PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS:Preference will be given to candidates whose research incorporates quantitative methodologies; however applicants of all methodological approaches are strongly encouraged to apply. Preferred candidates will demonstrate intercultural competence with diverse groups in teaching, research, and/or service. Preferred candidates should have an interest in developing innovative teaching strategies, actively mentoring students, and being a productive scholar. Preferred candidates should be actively engaged in research.

APPLICATION: Please send (1) a letter of application, including detailed statements of teaching and research interests, (2) the faculty applicationhttp://www.csusm.edu/facultyopportunities/applicationforms.html (3) curriculum vitae, (4) samples of written work (up to two items), (5) a teaching portfolio (e.g., teaching philosophy, detailed description of teaching experience/ability, syllabi used or proposed, teaching evaluations, etc.), and (6) three letters of reference to SOCSEXJUSTTT@csusm.edu. Inquiries should be directed to Matthew C. Atherton, Search Chair (760) 750-8571; email matherto - at - csusm.edu

A review of applications will begin on October 30th, 2013; however, the position will be open until filled.

The university is particularly interested in applicants who have experience working with students from diverse backgrounds and a demonstrated commitment to improving access to higher education for under-represented groups.

CSUSM has been designated as a Hispanic Serving Institution (H.S.I.) and an Asian American Native American Pacific Islander Serving Institution (AANAPISI) and was recently named one of the top 32 Colleges most friendly to junior faculty by the Collaborative on Academic Careers in Higher Education. Visit http://www.csusm.edu/facultyopportunities for more information.

California State University San Marcos is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer strongly committed to equity and diversity and seeks a broad spectrum of candidates in terms of race, color, religion, ancestry, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, age, disability and veteran’s status. Successful hires must have degree information verified through official transcripts or degree-verification services.

TENURE TRACK FACULTY POSITION IN SOCIOLOGY
CRIMINOLOGY & JUSTICE STUDIES

POSITION: ASSISTANT PROFESSOR

EFFECTIVE DATE: Fall semester, 2014

California State University-San Marcos. The Sociology Department invites applications for a full-time, tenure-track Assistant Professor position for its interdisciplinary major in Criminology and Justice Studies to begin in August 2014.

MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS:
Primary teaching and research interests in critical criminology and critical immigration studies in examinations of crime, immigration, law, justice and the criminal justice system especially with respect to race, class, gender, sexuality and or nationality. Candidates should have interests in developing innovative teaching strategies, supporting our internship in Criminology and Justice Studies via teaching and community involvement, actively mentoring students, and being a productive scholar. Candidates should be actively engaged in research. Ph.D. in Sociology or related interdisciplinary area (e.g., Criminology, Ethnic Studies, Justice Studies,Women's Studies) preferred or ABD with doctorate degree awarded by August 2014 as minimal requirement for consideration.

PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS:
We prefer candidates who offer evidence of teaching interests and expertise in the core courses and electives in Area One of our Criminology and Justice Studies major (http://www.csusm.edu/academicadvising/worksheets.html) and have potential to develop curricular content on critical immigration concerns such as social control and criminalization of the border. Preferred candidates will demonstrate intercultural competence with diverse groups in teaching, research and or service.

Please send (1) a letter of application, including detailed statements of teaching and research interests, (2) the faculty applicationhttp://www.csusm.edu/facultyopportunities/applicationforms.html (3) curriculum vitae, (4) samples of written work (up to two items), (5) a teaching portfolio (e.g., teaching philosophy, detailed description of teaching experience/ability, syllabi used or proposed, teaching evaluations, etc.), and (6) three letters of reference to SOCCRIMJUSTT@csusm.edu. Inquiries should be directed to Karen S. Glover, Search Chair (760) 750-4071; email kglover at csusm.edu.

A review of applications will begin on October 27, 2013; however, the position will be open until filled.

The university is particularly interested in applicants who have experience working with students from diverse backgrounds and a demonstrated commitment to improving access to higher education for under-represented groups.

CSUSM has been designated as a Hispanic Serving Institution (H.S.I.) and an Asian American Native American Pacific IslanderServing Institution (AANAPISI) and was recently named one of the top 32 Colleges most friendly to junior faculty by the Collaborative on Academic Careers in Higher Education. Visit http://www.csusm.edu/facultyopportunities for more information.

California State University San Marcos is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer strongly committed to equity and diversity and seeks a broad spectrum of candidates in terms of race, color,religion, ancestry, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, age, disability and veteran’s status. Successful hires must have degree information verified through official transcripts or degree-verification services.
http://www.csusm.edu/facultyopportunities

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