August 21, 2012
Department of Sociology & Gerontology in conjunction with the Scripps Gerontology Center)
Miami University's Department of Sociology and Gerontology, in conjunction with the Scripps Gerontology Center: AssistantProfessor to teach gerontology at the graduate and undergraduate levels; maintain an active research agenda; provide service to the institution. Tenure-track position to start August, 2013. Require: PhD by date of appointment; active research agenda; track record in seeking external funding; teaching experience in aging. Teaching and/or research Interests and experience in all aging-related specialties will be considered.
Send a cover letter that includes research agenda and teaching philosophy
, curriculum vitae, evidence of teaching effectiveness and quality scholarship, and names and contact
information of three references to Robert Applebaum, Search Committee Chair, Department of Sociology and Gerontology,
Oxford, OH 45056
. Contact phone 513·529-2632, email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Screening of applications begins October 1, 2012 and will continue until the position is filled. Applicants from a range of disciplinary backgrounds will be considered.
Miami University, founded In 1809, serves more than 16,000 students.The department has offered a Master of Gerontological Studies degree since 1977; a bachelor's degree in gerontology since 2002; a doctoral program in social gerontology since 2005; and launched an international master's In population and gerontology with Mahidol University (Thailand) in 2010.The Scripps Gerontology Center at Miami University provides support for the academic programs and for faculty who conduct aging-related research.(Scrlppsaging.org)