Sociology 1000 - Two Per Course Appointments - Winter Semester 2018: Deadline - Monday, October 2, 2017

Police Studies 2000, 2200, 3000 & 3500 - Per Course Appointments - Winter Semester 2018: Deadline: Tuesday, October 10, 2017



Offering diverse undergraduate and graduate programs to nearly 18,000 students, Memorial provides a distinctive and stimulating environment for learning in St. John’s, a safe, friendly city with great historic charm, a vibrant cultural life, and easy access to a wide range of outdoor activities. With over 185 regular faculty members in 15 academic departments and a wide variety of interdisciplinary major, minor and diploma programs, the Faculty of Humanities and Social Sciences offers breadth, depth and diversity. Counting around 5000 students with declared majors or minors, and with strong graduatE  programs, the Faculty is committed to providing solid teaching and research support to new appointees. The Faculty of Humanities and Social Sciences houses, among other units, the Institute of Social and Economic Research (ISER), ISER Books and the Digital Research Centre for Qualitative Fieldwork. It is also home to outstanding archival collections, including the Maritime History Archive, the Folklore and Language Archive and the Aboriginal Languages Archives. Memorial’s Queen Elizabeth II Library has excellent holdings with the most extensive collectionofjournals in the region. Please see http://www.mun.ca/hss/.

NOTE: All applications should quote the appropriate position number as listed.

Tenure Track:

The tenure-track position listed below will  normally commence July 1, 2018, subject to budgetary approval, and will be made at the rank of Assistant Professor. The position normally requires a completed doctoral degree in the appropriate discipline. A completed earned doctorate (or recognized terminal qualification in the discipline) is required for the appointee to receive the rank of Assistant Professor and to be in a tenure-track position. (If a successful candidate has not completed an earned doctorate, he/she shall be appointed to a regular term, non-renewable three-year appointment. If the candidate completes all the requirements for the doctorate during the first 24 months of the term appointment, he/she shall begin a tenure- track appointment following completion of the requirements of the degree.) Letters of application should be sent to the Head of the department, accompanied by a current curriculum vitæ, a teaching dossier, three referee names with contact information and such additional materials as may be specified below. The application must provide evidence of excellence in teaching and research. Applications should reach the Head no later than October 27, 2017.



The Department of Sociology invites applications for a tenure-track position in the area of work, labour markets, and professions. The person appointed will demonstrate excellence in both teaching and research, and will have a strong record of scholarly achievement. The successful candidate will be prepared to teach undergraduate, honours and graduate students.

Please forward a letter of application, a curriculum vitae, a teaching dossier and the names and addresses of three persons who can supply a letter of reference, as well as two examples of written work (either published or unpublished, but at least one example single authored) to Dr. Karen Stanbridge, Head, Department of Sociology, Memorial University of Newfoundland, St. John’s, NL, A1C 5S7; Phone (709) 864-7457; Fax(709)864-2075; Email: sociology@mun.ca.

Memorial University is committed to employment equity and encourages applications from qualified women and men, visible minorities, aboriginal people and persons with disabilities. All qualified candidates are encouraged to apply, however, Canadians and permanent residents will begiven priority.



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