Assistant Teaching Professor

University of New Brunswick

The Department of Sociology at the University of New Brunswick, Fredericton, invites applications for a two (2) year term appointment in Sociology at the rank of Assistant Teaching Professor, to start 1 January 2023, subject to final budgetary approval.

Applicants should have a PhD in Sociology or Criminology. The position is for an individual with training and research interests in areas related to foundational criminology and sociology topics such as prisons and punishment, gender and justice, crime and media, gender-based violence, or homicide and femicide. Experience with teaching and research in Criminology or Sociology is an asset. The successful candidate will be expected to teach six undergraduate courses in the academic year, including introductory level courses in Criminology/Sociology, for example CRIM/SOCI1603, CRIM/SOCI2015, CRIM/SOCI2563, CRIM/SOCI2603, CRIM/SOCI2613, CRIM/SOCI2663, and to work with faculty colleagues developing new courses based on the candidate’s area of expertise and the strengths in the Department.

Applicants are asked to electronically submit a letter of application and a CV (in either PDF or Word format). Deadline for applications is 12 November 2022. Please send submissions to the attention of:

Dr. Catherine Holtmann, Chair

Department of Sociology UNB Fredericton

[email protected]

Short-listed candidates will be required to provide satisfactory proof of credentials including appropriately certified translations of credentials into English, as applicable.

The University of New Brunswick is committed to employment equity and fostering diversity within our community and developing an inclusive workplace that reflects the richness of the broader community that we serve. The University welcomes and encourages applications from all qualified individuals who will help us achieve our goals, including women, visible minorities, Aboriginal persons, persons with disabilities, persons of any sexual orientation, gender identity or gender expression. Preference will be given to Canadian citizens and permanent residents of Canada.

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