Applications are now being accepted for the position of Clinical Assistant Professor

The Department of Sociology at the University at Buffalo, SUNY, invites applications for a clinical assistant professor position beginning in the Fall 2020 term. This is a full-time, non-tenure-track but renewable term faculty (10 month) appointment, with an emphasis on teaching. Initial appointment will be for a three-year term with opportunity for renewal based on performance, need, and funding. The teaching load is four courses per semester (two sections of the same course is possible). The successful candidate will have a broad range of pedagogical expertise and experience. Responsibilities include teaching large introductory and 200-level courses, with the occasional upper-level course in the candidate’s specialty area. Clinical faculty will supervise undergraduate internships, help with recruitment of majors, and are invited to participate in Department life through their attendance at faculty meetings, Department colloquia, and mentoring undergraduate research projects. Scholars of color are strongly encouraged to apply.

The Department of Sociology houses majors and minors in Sociology and Criminology, with additional minors in Social Justice and Society, Medicine, and Health. The University at Buffalo is a member of the American Association of Universities and has approximately 20,000 undergraduate and 10,000 graduate and professional students.

Applicants must have a PhD in Sociology by the time of appointment. Interested applicants should submit a cover letter and a teaching portfolio (including a statement of teaching philosophy; up to three relevant syllabi; and teaching evaluations), a curriculum vitae, three letters of reference, and any other evidence of teaching effectiveness at Inquiries should be sent to Professor Kristen Schultz Lee, Search Committee Chair, Department of Sociology, 430 Park Hall, University at Buffalo, Buffalo, NY 14260 (or Review of dossiers will begin March 9 and the search will continue until the position is filled.

University at Buffalo is an affirmative action/equal opportunity employer and, in keeping with our commitment, welcomes all to apply including veterans and individuals with disabilities.