Part-Time Sociologist 2021

Job title: Part-Time Sociologist 2021

Company: St. Olaf College

Job description: Position Description:

Candidates should have a PhD or be ABD in the field of sociology. Subfield specialization is open, but the candidate must be able to teach “Race and Class in American Culture” and “Introduction to Sociology.”

St. Olaf’s Department of Sociology and Anthropology is particularly interested in applicants who can and will advance the College’s goals for diversity equity and inclusion. We request that in the letter of application, candidates address their potential to contribute to the St. Olaf community that maintains a diversity of people and perspectives as one of its core values. We strongly encourage applications from members of underrepresented groups in accordance with our .

Applicants must submit materials online at . A complete application includes:

  • Cover letter
  • Curriculum Vitae
  • Graduate transcript (official or unofficial)
  • Evidence of teaching excellence
  • Statement of teaching philosophy
  • Writing sample
  • The contact information for three professional references who can speak to your abilities in teaching and scholarship (St. Olaf solicits letters directly after an initial round of screening)

Review of applications will begin on April 1, 2021, and will continue until the position is filled. Applications received by that date will receive fullest consideration.

Questions about the position, department, or college may be directed to David Schalliol, department chair, at . More information about the department can be found at . Applicants who need assistance with the online application process should call 507-786-3356.

Founded in 1874, is a residential, coeducational liberal arts college with approximately 3,000 students and 800 faculty and staff employees. It is located in Northfield, Minnesota, about 45 minutes from Minneapolis and St. Paul with their rich and diverse cultural resources. The college offers an academically rigorous, nationally ranked liberal arts education that fosters the development of the whole person in mind, body, and spirit and emphasizes learning in an inclusive and globally engaged community.

To provide a safe and secure educational environment, St. Olaf College verifies the accuracy of all credentials presented by applicants and conducts a criminal background check on every new hire.


Criminal Background Check

Type of Position:

Faculty – Part-time position



Open Until Filled:

Open Until Filled

St. Olaf College is an equal employment opportunity and voluntary affirmative action employer. The College is committed to providing an inclusive and welcoming environment for all members of our community. With regard to its hiring and employment practices, the College prohibits all forms of discrimination and harassment based upon an individual’s legally protected status including race, color, creed, national origin, gender, gender identity, gender expression, sexual orientation, age, religion, disability, marital status, veteran status, or status with regard to public assistance.

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Title IX Contact Information:
Kari Hohn, Director of Title IX and Equal Opportunity
1520 St. Olaf Avenue, Tomson Hall 144
Northfield, MN 55057

Expected salary:

Location: Northfield, MN

Job date: Thu, 04 Mar 2021 05:01:34 GMT

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