|Assistant Professor of Sociology (Sociology of Youth)|
|Commensurate with qualifications and experience|
Ph.D. in Sociology or related discipline at time of appointment.
Academic expertise in the areas of Sociology of Youth, with a focus on one or more of the following: schools and other community institutions, gangs and community violence, youth identities, youth-based social movements, youth and health disparities, youth of color, criminalization of youth, youth and justice, youth and social policies.
Demonstrated potential for successful college level teaching.
Demonstrated potential for continuing development of research program in the areas described.
Evidence of scholarship and successful teaching with a focus on Sociology of Youth.
Teach existing courses such as Social Problems; Race, Class and Gender; Sociology of the Family; Juvenile Delinquency; Criminology; and Child Abuse and Prevention.
The Department of Sociology at California State University, Long Beach is committed to building a more diverse faculty, staff, and student body as it responds to the changing population and educational needs of California and the nation. We seek applicants and nominations from those who have experience teaching, mentoring, and developing research in ways that effectively address individuals from historically underrepresented backgrounds. California State University, Long Beach is an affirmative action/equal opportunity employer.
Letter of application addressing the minimum and desired/preferred qualifications including an in-depth description of research and teaching interests and qualifications
Samples of relevant materials (teaching materials, evaluations, research papers or publications, etc.)
A curriculum vitae (including current e-mail address)
Three recent letters of recommendation
A copy of the transcript from the institution awarding highest degree
Finalists will be required to submit an official transcript and a signed SC-1 form.
All applications and required documentation should be emailed through:
Recruitment Number 2091
Requests for information, official transcript, and signed SC-1 form should be addressed to:
Dr. Carole Campbell, Co-Chair
California State University, Long Beach
Department of Sociology
1250 Bellflower Boulevard
Long Beach, CA 90840-0906
Telephone number: (562) 985-4602
Email address: Carole.Campbell@csulb.edu
Position open until filled (or recruitment canceled).
CSULB is committed to creating a community in which a diverse population can learn, live, and work in an atmosphere of tolerance, civility and respect for the rights and sensibilities of each individual, without regard to race, color, national origin, ancestry, religious creed, sex, gender identification, sexual orientation, marital status, disability, medical condition, age, political affiliation, Vietnam era veteran status, or any other veteran's status. CSULB is an Equal Opportunity Employer.