Visiting Professor of Sociology. Illinois College announces a one-year visiting professor position beginning August 2012 through May 2013 in Sociology. We seek candidates with teaching experience in social statistics, research methods, and data collection. These courses will combine to work towards a new concentration in social statistics in the Department of Sociology. The successful candidate will be responsible for teaching Introduction to Social Science Methods, a 200-level social statistics course, and a 300-level course in Data Collection and Analysis. Ph.D. preferred, but ABD will be considered.
Illinois College is a liberal arts college dedicated to student opportunities for excellence and success. We emphasize experiential learning, service and leadership, and helping students move towards professional careers. Applicants must have a strong commitment to undergraduate teaching, to deep understanding of contemporary scholarship in the field, and to cultivating excellent future teachers. The College is located in Jacksonville, Illinois, a historic town 35 miles from Springfield. The typical teaching load at the College is three four-credit courses per semester.
Applicants submit a letter of application, CV, undergraduate and graduate transcripts, a statement of teaching philosophy, and three reference letters, to the Office of Academic Affairs, Richard B. Maye, Chair of Search Committee, Illinois College, 1101 West College Avenue, Jacksonville, IL 62650, attn: Elizabeth Tobin, or to email@example.com. Review of applications begins March 1, 2012, and continues until the position is filled. Illinois College is an equal opportunity employer and encourages applications from underrepresented minorities and women.