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The Department of Sociology and Anthropology at Westmont College is now accepting applications for a tenure-track position that starts in Fall 2020. We seek a quantitative sociologist with a serious commitment to high quality undergraduate teaching in a liberal arts setting. Teaching interests in quantitative research methods and data analyses are required. The position also requires responsibilities for assisting with institutional research. At Westmont, the standard teaching load is 24 credit hours per year (typically, six four-credit courses). This position will require 16 credit hours of teaching (reporting to the chair of the department) with 8 credit hours given to institutional research (reporting to the Provost’s Office).
Candidates must have a PhD in Sociology, evidence of scholarship, and teaching experience. Research focus in areas such as economic stratification, environmental sociology, medical sociology, globalization and development, applied sociology preferred. Experience with applied research, data management, and preparation of reports desirable. Candidates must support the institution’s mission as a liberal arts college in the evangelical Protestant Christian tradition.
Please visit https://www.westmont.edu/office-provost/open-positions for application instructions and to submit relevant documents. Questions can be addressed to Dr. Patti Hunter, Vice Provost and Search Committee Chair, at firstname.lastname@example.org. For preliminary interviews at the 2019 ASA gathering in New York City, applicants are encouraged to apply in advance of the meeting. Review of applications begins immediately and continues until the position is filled. Westmont is an EEO employer, seeking to be diverse in people and programs consistent with its mission. NOTE: Employer will assist with relocation costs.
About Westmont College
A nationally ranked liberal arts college in Santa Barbara, Westmont provides a rigorous academic program in a residential Christian community and seeks to cultivate thoughtful scholars, grateful servants and faithful leaders for global engagement with the academy, church and world. Undergraduates on the wooded, ocean-view campus choose from more than 100 majors, programs and concentrations. With a low student-to-faculty ratio and small classes, students develop close relationships with outstanding faculty. The college offers numerous overseas programs, up to 12 units for internships, and an elementary and secondary credential program. Vibrant arts activities, a tradition of volunteer service, and strong intercollegiate and intramural sports enrich the college experience. U.S. News & World Report includes Westmont in the top 100 liberal arts colleges in the nation. In 2015, Forbes Magazine ranked Westmont No. 10 on a list of the 50 most entrepreneurial colleges and as No. 64 in its survey Grateful Grads: Top Return-on-Investment. Princeton Review has recognized Westmont in three different categories: Best Western, Colleges That Pay You Back, and Private Schools. Westmont is an EEO employer, seeking to be diverse in people and programs consistent with its mission.