University of Hawaii at HiloAssistant Professor of Sociology (#82169) Position Description

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UH Hilo, College of Arts and Sciences; general funds; full-time; tenure track; nine month appointment; to begin approximately August 2013 pending position clearance and availability of funds.


Teach courses in Sociology; advise students; engage in scholarly activities, and/or creative endeavors which contribute to the mission of the University; other duties as assigned.

Minimum Qualifications

Doctorate in Sociology from an accredited college or university; documented evidence of excellence in teaching including student course evaluations; experience teaching or evidence of ability to teach Introductory Sociology; and at least two of the following: Statistics, Research Methods, or Social Theory; and documented evidence of current research skills and scholarly activity.

Desirable Qualifications

Experience teaching or evidence of ability to teach at least two of the following: Stratification, Organizational Theory and Analysis, Populations, Gender Theory, and/or Formal Organizations.

Pay Range

Minimum Annual Salary: $60,000.

Applications (How to Apply)

Submit letter of application, vita including a list of courses taught by term, doctoral transcripts and three current letters of reference to: Dr. Thom Curtis, Department of Sociology, College of Arts and Sciences, University of Hawaiʻi at Hilo, 200 W. Kawili Street, Hilo, HI 96720-4091.

Inquiries (General)

Dr. Thom Curtis, (808) 974-7391 or

Please refer to position #82169 when making inquiries.

Application Deadline

Printed copies of all application materials are required and must be postmarked no later than November 30, 2012.

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