Deviance Position Announcement


Los Angeles______________________________________________

Announcement of Opening



College of
and Social Sciences


POSITION: Assistant Professor, tenure-track position with the
possibility of credit toward tenure, in the areas of Deviance and Criminology –
additional area(s) of specialization open. If unable to fill this position, it
may be converted to a full-time temporary position.


September, 2005.


MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS: Applicants must have: potential for, or record of,
research and scholarly activity; demonstrated potential for effective teaching
using a variety of methodologies; demonstrated ability or interest in working
in a multiethnic, multicultural environment; and a PhD degree in Sociology from
an accredited institution of higher education at the time of appointment (in
rare circumstances, particularly well-qualified candidates with other relevant
degree may be considered).


OTHER QUALIFICATIONS: Demonstrated potential for Department service. Student involvement highly desirable.


DUTIES: Duties include: (1) teaching in deviance and
criminology, (2) formal student advisement using computerized student records,
(3) supervising students for thesis and independent research, (4) engaging in
professional/scholarly activities (e.g. publishing, research, grant-seeking)
and involving students whenever possible, (5) contributing to the Department,
College and University through committee involvement, curriculum development,
and service.


THE UNIVERSITY: California State University, Los Angeles, a
comprehensive urban university and one of 23 campuses that comprise the CSU
system, offers programs in more than 50 academic and professional fields. Located at the eastern edge of

Los Angeles
, adjacent to the western
San Gabriel
, with more than 22,000 full- and
part-time students reflecting the rich diversity of the area.
The university is committed to student-centered
learning, free scholarly inquiry and academic excellence,
hires on the basis of merit, and encourages all qualified persons, including
those who will be newly awarded the requisite degree by Fall 2005, to apply.


SALARY: Initial salary, commensurate with qualifications and
experience, within the range of $43,632 to $55,000 per year.


APPLICATION DEADLINE: Application review begins on December 1, 2004,
continuing until the position is filled.


REQUIRED DOCUMENTATION: Employment is contingent upon proof of eligibility to
work in the United States. Applicants should submit a letter of application,
vitae, statement of teaching/research/grant-seeking plans; and arrange to have
three letters of recommendation and a transcript from institution awarding
highest degree sent to the address below:


Dr. Cristina Bodinger-deUriarte, Acting

Department of Sociology

California State University, Los Angeles

5151 State University Drive

Los Angeles, CA 90032-8228


In addition to meeting fully its
obligations under federal and state law, Cal State LA is committed to creating
a community in which a diverse population can live, work, and learn in an
atmosphere of tolerance, civility and respect for the rights and sensibilities
of each individual. To that end, all qualified individuals will receive equal
consideration without regard to economic status, race, ethnicity, color,
religion, marital status, pregnancy, national origin, cultural background,
political views, sex, gender identification, sexual orientation, age,
disability, disabled veteran or Vietnam era veteran status.



Upon request, reasonable accommodation will
be provided to individuals with protected disabilities to (a) complete the
employment process and (b) perform essential job functions.