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Department Chair
Christine Mattley

Department Administrator
Ann Bennett

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Bruce Hoffman

SOCIOLOGY

Undergraduate Coordinator
Ted Welser

Graduate Director
Debra Henderson

Criminology Director
Tom Vander Ven

Curriculum Director
Deborah Thorne

Honors Tutorial Director
Debra Henderson

Pre-Law Coordinator
Ursula Castellano

Regional Campus Coordinator
Larry Burmeister

ANTHROPOLOGY

Program & Curriculum Coordinator
Haley Duschinski

Undergraduate Coordinator
Diane Ciekawy

Graduate Chair (MSES)
Elliot Abrams

Honors Tutorial Director
Gene Ammarell

Lambda Alpha
Diane Ciekawy

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Nancy Tatarek

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Diane Ciekawy

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Haley Duschinski

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JOB ANNOUNCEMENTS

September 30 - Assistant Professor of Sociology
Criminal Justice Processes with an Emphasis on Corrections, Rehabilitation, Re-Entry

October 15 - Assistant Professor of Sociology
Social Inequalities with an Emphasis in Research Methods and Social Policy

October 18 - Assistant Professor of Anthropology
Economic Anthropology


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September 30 - Assistant Professor of Sociology
Criminal Justice Processes with an Emphasis on Corrections, Rehabilitation, Re-Entry

OHIO UNIVERSITY’s Department of Sociology and Anthropology invites applications for a tenure-track Assistant Professor of Sociology. Areas of expertise should include criminal justice processes with an emphasis on corrections, rehabilitation, and prisoner re-entry. Ideal candidates will conduct research that is theoretically innovative and empirically grounded, and will be committed to teaching excellence at the undergraduate and graduate levels. The successful candidate will be expected to teach courses in Criminal Justice and Punishment and Society, and will be encouraged to develop courses in their areas of secondary expertise. Desirable courses include crime and inequality, gender and justice, neighborhoods and crime, and miscarriages of justice, and we welcome other innovative courses drawing from the candidate’s interests. Faculty teach a 2-2 teaching load.

The Department houses undergraduate majors in Anthropology, Sociology, Sociology Criminology, and Sociology Pre-Law, and offers a Sociology Master’s Degree. Ideal candidates will add to our strengths in crime, law, deviance, inequality and social change. Department faculty are active in interdisciplinary programs at the university including Ohio University’s Center for Law, Justice, and Culture, a multidisciplinary research and teaching center that approaches crime, law, and justice from a liberal arts perspective. Ohio University is a Research Extensive institution that serves 20,000 students on a residential campus. It is located in Athens, Ohio, a quintessential college town seventy-five miles southeast of Columbus, Ohio.

To apply online, please register and submit a letter of application, vita, publications or other samples of scholarly writing, statement of teaching philosophy, sample syllabi (if available), recent teaching evaluations (if available), and contact information for three professional references, who will receive an email invitation to upload a recommendation. The successful candidate is expected to have completed the Ph.D. at the time of appointment. Review of applications will begin on September 30 and continue until the position is filled. Questions can be directed to Dr. Bruce Hoffman, Search Committee Chair, at hoffmanb@ohio.edu. Ohio University is committed to creating a respectful and inclusive educational and workplace environment, and is an equal access/equal opportunity and affirmative action employer with a strong commitment to building and maintaining a diverse workforce. Women, persons of color, persons with disabilities, and veterans are encouraged to apply.

Apply online and attach your documents at:

https://www.ohiouniversityjobs.com/postings/7062

 




October 15 - Assistant Professor of Sociology
Social Inequalities with an Emphasis in Research Methods and Social Policy

OHIO UNIVERSITY’s Department of Sociology and Anthropology invites applications for a tenure-track Assistant Professor of Sociology. Primary emphasis should be on economic inequality including such specializations as stratification and mobility, economic sociology, regional inequalities, life course inequalities, and inequalities in major social institutions (education, health, etc.). Secondary emphasis on research methods and social policy. Ideal candidates will add to our program’s strengths in inequality, social change, and race/class/gender, as well as conduct research that is theoretically innovative and empirically grounded, and will be committed to teaching excellence at the undergraduate and graduate levels. The successful candidate will be expected to teach courses in Social Inequality, Research Methods, Introduction to Sociology, and will be encouraged to develop courses in their areas of expertise. Sociology faculty teach a 2-2 teaching load.

To apply online, please register and submit a letter of application, curriculum vitae, publications or other samples of scholarly writing, statement of teaching philosophy, recent teaching evaluations (if available), sample syllabi (if available), and contact information for three professional references, who will receive an email invitation to upload their recommendation. The successful candidate is expected to have completed the Ph.D. at the time of appointment. Preference will be given to applications received before October 15th, 2013. Questions can be directed to Deborah Thorne, Search Committee Chair, at thorned@ohio.edu. Ohio University is committed to creating a respectful and inclusive educational and workplace environment, and is an equal access/equal opportunity and affirmative action employer with a strong commitment to building and maintaining a diverse workforce. Women, persons of color, persons with disabilities, and veterans are encouraged to apply.

Apply online and attach your documents at:

https://www.ohiouniversityjobs.com/postings/7061

 




October 18 - Assistant Professor of Anthropology
Economic Anthropology

The Department of Sociology and Anthropology at Ohio University invites applications for a tenure-track Assistant Professor of Anthropology in cultural anthropology beginning in August 2014. We are interested in candidates who specialize in economic anthropology, particularly socioeconomic transformations associated with immigration, transnationalism, the movement of labor and capital, and neoliberal policies and perspectives, although other specializations will be considered. Ideal candidates will conduct research that is theoretically and ethnographically innovative and will be committed to excellence in undergraduate teaching. The successful candidate will be expected to teach upper-level courses in Economic Anthropology and their areas of expertise, as well as Introduction to Cultural Anthropology. Anthropology faculty teach 2 courses per semester.

Housed in the Department of Sociology and Anthropology, the Anthropology Program consists of 7 full-time faculty and approximately 110 majors, and maintains a core focus on public engagement and outreach across the subfields. This focus provides opportunities for undergraduate students through community-based research and learning such as internships, field schools, independent research projects, and study abroad opportunities. Ohio University is a Research Extensive institution that serves 20,000 students on a residential campus in Athens, Ohio, a college town seventy-five miles southeast of Columbus, Ohio.

To apply online, please register and submit a letter of application, curriculum vitae, publications or other samples of scholarly writing, statement of teaching philosophy, recent teaching evaluations (if available), sample syllabi (if available), and contact information for three professional references, who will each receive an email invitation to upload a letter. The successful candidate is expected to have completed the Ph.D. at the time of appointment. Review of application materials will begin on October 18, 2013 and the position will remain open until filled. Preliminary interviews will be held at the American Anthropological Association meetings in Chicago in November. Questions may be directed to Haley Duschinski, Search Committee Chair, at duschins@ohio.edu. Ohio University is committed to creating a respectful and inclusive educational and workplace environment, and is an equal access/equal opportunity and affirmative action employer with a strong commitment to building and maintaining a diverse workforce. Women, persons of color, persons with disabilities, and veterans are encouraged to apply.

Apply online and attach your documents at:

https://www.ohiouniversityjobs.com/postings/7514

 

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