The Department of Sociology invites applications for a
tenure-track position, with the possibility of credit toward
tenure, in Criminology, beginning September 2003.
Secondary areas open.
If unable to fill position, it may be converted to a
full-time temporary appointment.
- Minimum Qualifications:
Applicants must have a PhD degree in Sociology from an
accredited institution of higher education at the time of
for, or record of, external funding, research, scholarly and/or
creative activity. Demonstrated
potential for effective teaching using a variety of
methodologies. Proficiency in oral and written communication.
Demonstrated ability and/or interest in working in a
multiethnic, multicultural environment.
Qualifications: Record of teaching, departmental
service, and student involvement; research/publication; and
successful grant experience highly desirable.
- Duties: Duties
include (1) teaching criminology classes and other classes—to
be determined—at both the undergraduate and graduate level,
(2) advising students, (3) supervising students for thesis and
independent research, (4) engaging in external grant seeking,
research, publishing, and other related
professional/scholarly/creative activities, involving students
whenever possible, and (5) contributing to the department,
college, and university through committee involvement,
curriculum/course development, student assessment, and community
- The University: California
State University, Los Angeles, a comprehensive urban university
and one of 23 campuses that comprise The California State
University system, offers programs in more than 50 academic and
professional fields. The
campus is located at the eastern edge of Los Angeles, adjacent
to the western San Gabriel Valley, with more than 22,000 full-
and part-time students reflecting the rich ethnic 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 qualified minorities, women, and persons
with disabilities to apply.
- Salary: Initial
salary commensurate with qualifications and experience and will
be within the range of $43,632 to $55,008 per academic year.
Limited relocation and start-up expenses may be provided.
- Required Documentation:
Applicants should submit a letter of application;
curriculum vitae; a statement of external grant seeking,
teaching, research, and publishing plans; and arrange to have
three letters of recommendation and a transcript from
institution awarding highest degree sent to the address below.
Employment contingent upon proof of eligibility to work
in the United States and completion of the University’s
Application for Academic Employment form.
- Application Deadline:
Review of applications will begin on December 2,
2002 and continue until the position is filled.
Address applications, required documentation and/or
requests for information to:
- Delos H. Kelly, Chair
- 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, national origin, or cultural
background, political views, sex or sexual orientation, or other
personal characteristics or beliefs.
An Equal Opportunity/Title IX Employer. Upon request,
reasonable accommodation will be provided to individuals with
protected disabilities to (a) complete the employment process
and (b) perform essential job functions when this does not cause
an undue hardship.