Sociology of Education position at UGA

Judith Preissle (JUDE@UGA.CC.UGA.EDU)
Mon, 24 Jan 1994 10:07:41 EST

For anyone who has missed the announcements in the Chronicle and
elsewhere, I am posting a last reminder of a position at the
University of Georgia. jude
The University of Georgia Department of Social Science
Education in the School of Teacher Education announces a tenure-
track position at the assistant professor rank in the sociology
of education or social foundations of education with a
concentration in sociology of education. Responsibilities are to
teach undergraduate social foundations of education courses and
develop and teach graduate educational sociology and other
foundations of education courses; to conduct and publish research
in the sociology of education or social foundations of education;
to advise graduate students, direct graduate student research
using sociological methods, and serve on graduate students'
advisory or research committees; to participate in developing a
graduate program in social foundations of education; and to
engage in faculty governance activities. Qualifications are a
Ph.D. in sociology with an emphasis in the sociology of education
or doctorate in education with emphasis in either the sociology
of education or social foundations of education, degree to be
completed by September 1994; a record of publications appropriate
for a candidate who has completed doctoral work or the first
years as an assistant professor; and recommendations and other
documentation attesting to the candidate's teaching ability,
research and writing skills, and likelihood of achieving
promotion and tenure at a major research university. The starting
date is September 1994. The position offers a 9-month contract
with competitive salary and benefits with summer employment
possible. Applications received by February 1, 1994, are assured
of consideration. Submit a letter of application addressing your
qualifications as they pertain to the responsibilities, a
complete vita, academic transcripts, and an abstract of
dissertation (or other relevant research) and also request
letters of recommendation be directly submitted by four
individuals who can address you qualifications for the position.
Send materials to Dr. Judith Preissle, Chair, Search Committee,
Department of Social Science Education, Tucker Hall, The
University of Georgia, Athens, GA 30607. For further information
call (706) 542-7265. The University of Georgia is an Equal
Opportunity/Affirmative Action Institution.