Suffolk University Assistant Professor of Sociology/Criminology, Tenure Track Position in Boston, Massachusetts

Assistant Professor of Sociology/Criminology, Tenure Track Position

Faculty & LecturersBoston, Massachusetts



The Sociology Department at Suffolk University invites applications for a tenure-track, assistant professor position beginning July 1, 2019 (pending final budgetary approval).The position is in sociology with expertise in criminology/criminal justice. Applicants must have relevant research experience in this area. Areas of specialization are open, but preference will be given to candidates who can contribute to the graduate program concentrations in Victim Advocacy and/or Youth, Crime, and Justice. Successful candidates will be expected to teach courses in criminology/criminal justice at the undergraduate and graduate levels. Candidates should provide evidence of commitment to teaching excellence and scholarly potential, including working with ethnic, race, and gender diverse populations. The department is committed to an atmosphere of inclusion. Service to the department and the University through committee membership and student advising is also required. A Ph.D. in Sociology or related field must be in hand by July 1, 2019.Application should be made through the Suffolk HR website and should include the following elements: 1) letter of application; 2) CV; 3) copy of graduate transcripts; 4) statement of research and teaching interests; 5) recent sample of published work; 6) student evaluations of teaching; and 7) three professional letters of reference, which should be submitted electronically to Harpreet Kaur, HR Employment Coordinator at of applications will begin immediately, with a final application deadline of December 1, 2018.Suffolk University is a private, comprehensive, urban university located in downtown Boston, and is an equal opportunity employer committed to an inclusive community. Candidates from underrepresented groups are encouraged to apply. To learn more about Suffolk University visit our website