Lecturer in Social Sciences

Boston University
Boston, Massachusetts, United States
18 Nov 2017
End of advertisement period
16 Dec 2017
Academic Discipline
Social Sciences, Sociology
Contract Type
Full Time

Tracking Code 9890/K1517

Job Description

One-year position in a general education program with the possibility of renewal to multi-year contracts. Ph.D. in history, sociology, political science, or anthropology and teaching experience at the college level required. Employment begins in the summer of 2018, and teaching assignments begin in January, 2019. Initial teaching assignment will be in our January first-year program, teaching the spring semester in Boston and summer semester at the Boston University campus in London, U.K. Possible future assignments may include teaching courses in the sophomore year program. (Course descriptions at bu.edu/academics/cgs/courses/social-sciences/).

Required Skills

Deadline: January 31, 2018.

Applications must include a cover letter, curriculum vitae, three current letters of recommendation, and a writing sample.

Please send your materials electronically (cgssoc@bu.edu) to Dr. John Mackey, Chair, Social Sciences Division, College of General Studies, Boston University.

We are an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law. Boston University is committed to building a culturally diverse faculty and strongly encourages applications from female and minority candidates. We are a VEVRAA Federal Contractor.

Job Location Boston, Massachusetts, United States

Position Type Full-Time/Regular