Title: Assistant Professor
Department of Sociology (3 positions) 
Payroll Title/Level: Assistant Professor 
Location/Department: Department of Sociology 
Position Type:  
FLSA Status:
Salary: Salary is commensurate with experience and qualifi 
College Web Site: http://www.jjay.cuny.edu
Notice Number: 6450 
Date Posted: 8/27/2012
Closing Date: 11/1/2012 
Position Description and Duties:

Performs teaching, research and guidance duties in area(s) of expertise. Shares responsibility for committee and department assignments including administrative, supervisory, and other functions.

John Jay College of Criminal Justice, a senior college of the City University of New York (CUNY), is an internationally recognized leader in educating for justice, committed to the advancement of justice and just societies. It is a public liberal arts college that enriches the entire learning experience by highlighting themes of justice across the arts, sciences, humanities, and social sciences. Located steps from Lincoln Center at the cultural heart of New York City, the College offers bachelors and masters degrees and participates in the doctoral programs of the Graduate School of the City University of New York. John Jay College is also recognized for serving a broadly diverse student population. Under the leadership of its fourth president, Jeremy Travis, John Jay College has experienced unprecedented faculty hiring, an expansion of its curricular offerings, and the opening in 2011 of a new 600,000 square foot building complete with a black-box theatre, state-of-the-art lab space for students and faculty, a moot courtroom, and a variety of virtual learning settings. As evidenced by so many on-going developments, the College offers its many new faculty and staff the opportunity to shape the future of their institution. 
Qualification Requirements:

Ph.D. in sociology with one of the following specializations:

- Contemporary and Classical Sociological Theory
- Social Deviance and the Sociology of Culture
- Social Stratification

Also required are a strong doctoral record, the ability to teach successfully, demonstrated scholarship or achievement, and ability to cooperate with others for the good of the institution.

The college expects candidates to bring enthusiasm and demonstrated commitment to teaching, and to develop and maintain an active research and publication agenda.

Requested Items:

Applicants should send a Letter of Application, Curriculum Vitae, three letters of recommendation, and a dossier including:

(1) a vita listing published and unpublished papers;
(2) a letter describing current and projected research activities as well as teaching experience and interests;
(3) a one page statement of teaching philosophy; and
(4) two or three pieces of written work including at least one dissertation chapter by November 1, 2012
Respond To: Search Committee
Department of Sociology
John Jay College of Criminal Justice/CUNY
899 Tenth Avenue
New York, NY 10019
The City University of New York
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