Georgetown College invites applications for a Visiting Assistant Professor position in Sociology, effective Fall 2019. Ph.D. expected, ABD considered. The department seeks a broadly trained sociologist with strong focus on teaching and who shares our dedication to excellence in the classroom. The area of specialization should be related to criminal and social justice. A background in race, gender, class and inequality would be beneficial and the successful candidate will complement current faculty members’ teaching and research interests. Teaching responsibilities include Criminological Theory, Ethics in Social and Criminal Justice, Juvenile Delinquency, Intro to Social and Criminal Justice and other core and elective courses in sociology, as well as additional courses in the candidate’s area of research and interest. Georgetown College is a private liberal arts institution located about 12 miles north of Lexington, KY. Emphasis is placed on teaching excellence and scholarly inquiry in the context of a church-related college.  Through a broad undergraduate program, the curriculum offers a foundation for shaping informed thought and action in order to prepare students for their place in society.  Service to community, profession, college, and department are expected.   Review begins immediately and continues until the position is filled. Please submit cover letter, vitae, evidence of teaching effectiveness, official or unofficial transcripts, and three letters of recommendation to: Dr. Rosemary Allen, Provost, Georgetown College, 400 East College Street, Georgetown, KY 40324   As an equal opportunity institution, Georgetown College is committed to diversity in its faculty, staff, and student body.

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