The Department of Sociology and Criminology at Gonzaga University in Spokane, WA invites applications for a one-year, fixed-term, non-tenure-track faculty position to start August 16, 2021. The teaching load is four courses per semester, and the successful candidate will teach multiple sections of Introduction to Sociology as well as one or more sections of the following, depending on areas of specialization:
Research Methods (200-level)
Courses that support the Solidarity and Social Justice (SOSJ) -click here for SOSJ website, minor, for example Introduction to SOSJ or an upper-division elective course.
Upper-division Sociology elective courses.
Candidates should be committed to pursuing excellence in teaching and promoting an inclusive learning environment. The Sociology and Criminology Department at Gonzaga University is committed to building an intellectually vibrant and culturally inclusive community for our students, faculty, and staff.
Ph.D. in Sociology. ABD considered, with the expectation that the candidate will have a degree in hand by August 1, 2021.
Evidence of teaching effectiveness, including the ability to effectively respond to the academic needs of learners from diverse backgrounds.
At Gonzaga we don’t just state our mission. We live it every day as a Catholic, Jesuit, and humanistic University. It is the reason we exist and the foundation for our purpose: educating students for lives of leadership and service. From students to faculty and staff members, everyone here knows what we stand for – and they know how valuable our mission is to the success of our institution. Our competitive benefit packages are part of Gonzaga’s commitment to care for the whole person. Packages include medical, dental, vision, life insurance, disability insurance, flexible spending accounts, retirement, tuition benefits, and other University-provided benefits. We also provide numerous resources which help bring balance to the complexities of work and personal life through our work/life and wellness programs.