Professor and Department Chair Position – College of Charleston

College of Charleston

Department of Sociology and Anthropology

Professor and Department Chair

http://jobs.cofc.edu:80/postings/3010

The Department of Sociology and Anthropology in the School of Humanities and Social Sciences at the College of Charleston invites applications for the position of Department Chair. Candidates must demonstrate a commitment to collaborative leadership in a joint sociology and anthropology department that values quality teaching and research. A Ph.D. in Sociology or Anthropology is required; however, research and teaching areas are open. A strong external candidate should demonstrate administrative experience and be eligible for appointment at the rank of professor with tenure. In addition, the successful candidate should demonstrate excellence in teaching, research and professional development, and service. Salary is competitive and commensurate with experience and qualifications. Expected start date is July 1, 2015.

Minimum Qualifications/Credentials

A Ph.D. in Sociology or Anthropology is required. A strong external candidate should be able to demonstrate administrative experience and be eligible for appointment at the rank of professor with tenure.

How to Apply

Apply online at winfieldi.

About the College of Charleston and the Department

The College of Charleston is a state-supported, liberal arts and sciences institution with approximately 10,000 undergraduates and 1,200 graduate students. Consistent with its heritage since its founding in 1770, the College retains a strong liberal arts undergraduate curriculum. It is located on the historic peninsula in Downtown Charleston, a coastal metropolitan area of over 600,000. Additional information about the institution and the surrounding area is available at www.cofc.edu.

The Department of Sociology and Anthropology consists of 20 faculty (9 Anthropologists and 11 Sociologists) and has approximately 300 majors. Applicants may learn more about the department at http://sociology.cofc.edu/.