The Department of Sociology and Criminology at the University of Arkansas invites applications for a tenure-track position at the rank of Assistant Professor with a research focus in health. Salary is very competitive, with a typical teaching load of two courses per semester.
Regular, reliable, and non-disruptive attendance is an essential job duty, as is the ability to create and maintain collegial, harmonious working relationships with others.
A Ph.D. in sociology, or related social science discipline at the time of appointment
Must have an active research agenda, evidence of scholarly productivity, and a commitment to exceptional
Preference will be given to candidates whose research focuses on underrepresented groups and/or intersects with the department’s existing strength in criminology
Demonstrated ability to contribute to the department’s mission of diversity and inclusion
About University of Arkansas-Sociology Department
Founded in 1871 as a land grant institution, the University of Arkansas is classified by the Carnegie Foundation among the top two percent of universities in the nation with the highest level of research activity. Ten colleges and schools serve more than 27,100 students with more than 200 academic programs. University of Arkansas students earn nationally competitive awards at an impressive rate and represent 50 states and more than 120 countries. Located in the stunning Ozark Mountains of Northwest Arkansas, Fayetteville is a rapidly growing city in the Northwest Arkansas corridor that is consistently rated among the top places to live and work in the U.S As an employer, the University of Arkansas offers a vibrant work environment and a workplace culture that promotes a healthy work-life balance.