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Assistant Professor

Baylor University Waco, TX
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Please see Special Instructions for more details.
SUBMISSION DEADLINE: Applications will be reviewed beginning September 15, 2019 and will be accepted until the position is filled. To ensure full consideration, complete applications must be submitted by October 1, 2019.



Application Instructions:



Please submit a letter of application, current curriculum vitae, writing samples, and official transcripts showing the highest degree conferred. If ABD, also send transcript of completed Ph.D. hours. To apply to this position, please go to apply.interfolio.com/65306. Include names, addresses, and phone numbers of three individuals from whom you have requested letters of recommendation.



If you have questions regarding this position or the application process contact Sharon_Tate@baylor.edu.










Posting Details















Position Information









Job Title
Assistant Professor






Vacancy Number (HISTORICAL)
F020804






Vacancy Number
F020804






Position Type
Faculty






City
Waco






State
TX






Zip
76798






Position Description


Baylor University is a private Christian university and a nationally ranked research institution, consistently listed with highest honors among The Chronicle of Higher Education's "Great Colleges to Work For." The University is recruiting new faculty with a deep commitment to excellence in teaching, research and scholarship. Baylor seeks faculty who share in our aspiration to become a tier one research institution while strengthening our distinctive Christian mission as described in our strategic vision, Pro Futuris , and academic strategic plan, Illuminate . As the world's largest Baptist University, Baylor offers over 40 doctoral programs and has more than 17,000 students from all 50 states and more than 85 countries.








Rank
Assistant Professor






Tenure Information
Tenure Track






Responsibilities


This individual will be expected to teach undergraduate courses and contribute substantially to a doctoral program that presently has three emphases: sociology of religion, community analytics, health and society.








Required Qualifications


Doctoral Degree in Sociology at time of appointment. We seek a sociologist with a focus on inequality who can contribute to one or more of our doctoral program areas: sociology of religion, community analytics, health and society.








Preferred Qualifications


The successful candidate must also be willing to seek external funding. We are especially interested in candidates who can teach courses in stratification, race/ethnicity, or gender.








Rank and Salary
Commensurate with experience and qualifications.






Part-Time / Full-Time
Full Time






Special Conditions for Eligibility

















Posting Detail Information









About Baylor


Working at Baylor is so much more than simply having a job! As part of the Baylor family, employees not only receive a comprehensive benefits package that includes medical and dental insurance, and fantastic automatic retirement contributions, they also get to experience Baylor.




-Experience the culture of working for an institution consistently ranked as a "Great College to Work For" by The Chronicle of Higher Education
-Experience a mission driven organization based on a strong Christian commitment (www.baylor.edu/about)
-Experience Baylor academics with outstanding tuition remission for eligible staff and qualified dependents
-Experience our beautiful campus with access to libraries, museums, and recreational facilities such as our fitness center, athletic courts, an indoor swimming pool, and the Baylor marina to name a few
-Experience our great dining facilities and enjoy an employee discount
-Experience Baylor athletics with reduced admission or free access to athletic events
-Experience Baylor through many more wonderful events and programs that take place on campus each year
-Conveniently located in Waco, Texas, Baylor University is approximately 90 miles from both the Dallas-Fort Worth and Austin areas. To learn more about life in Waco, visit http://wacochamber.com/community/about-waco.








EEO Statement


Baylor University is a private not-for-profit university affiliated with the Baptist General Convention of Texas. As an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity employer, Baylor is committed to compliance with all applicable anti-discrimination laws, including those regarding age, race, color, sex, national origin, marital status, pregnancy status, military service, genetic information, and disability. As a religious educational institution, Baylor is lawfully permitted to consider an applicant's religion among its selection criteria. Baylor encourages women, minorities, veterans and individuals with disabilities to apply.








Desired Start Date
08/01/2020






Open Date
07/16/2019






Close Date







Open Until Filled
Yes






Special Instructions to Applicants


SUBMISSION DEADLINE: Applications will be reviewed beginning September 15, 2019 and will be accepted until the position is filled. To ensure full consideration, complete applications must be submitted by October 1, 2019.




Application Instructions:




Please submit a letter of application, current curriculum vitae, writing samples, and official transcripts showing the highest degree conferred. If ABD, also send transcript of completed Ph.D. hours. To apply to this position, please go to apply.interfolio.com/65306. Include names, addresses, and phone numbers of three individuals from whom you have requested letters of recommendation.




If you have questions regarding this position or the application process contact Sharon_Tate@baylor.edu.

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Waco, TX
USA

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