Sociology and Justice Studies

Faculty Position in Sociology and Justice Studies

Full-time; Tenure-Track; Rank Dependent on Qualifications

QUALIFICATIONS: PhD preferred; may consider ABD.

RESPONSIBILITIES: Teach courses in sociology, criminology and justice studies. Implement a cooperative sociology major among sister institutions and play a critical role in recruiting, advising and mentoring undergraduate students.

COMPENSATION: Commensurate with education and experience within the university pay scale.

APPOINTMENT: Fall semester 2014.

DEADLINE: Consideration of applications begins Jan. 15, 2014, and continues until an appointment is made.

APPLICATION MATERIALS: Applications are considered complete when the following materials have been received at the office below:

  • letter of interest
  • curriculum vita or resume
  • three letters of reference (submitted directly from referee or from a placement office)
  • official transcripts
  • completed supplementary application


Elaine Suderman
Assistant to the Academic Dean
Bluffton University
1 University Drive
Bluffton, OH 45817-2104

Bluffton University welcomes applications from all academically qualified persons who respect the Anabaptist/Mennonite peace church tradition and endorse Christian higher education in a liberal arts environment. Members of underrepresented groups are encouraged to apply. EOE.