Oxford College of Emory University; Multiple Tenure-track Positions

Located 36 miles east of Atlanta on Emory’s original campus in Oxford, Georgia, Oxford College invites applications for the following tenure-track and non-tenure track positions. For more information about Oxford College, a full listing of open positions, and position requirements visit oxford.emory.edu/hiring

Assistant Professor of Arabic Studies (Tenure-track)

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Assistant Professor of Arabic Studies to begin August 2018. Teaching responsibilities include three courses per semester, typically the elementary and intermediate Arabic language and culture courses, introductory and intermediate courses in Middle Eastern Civilizations, and courses in the candidate’s area of specialization that will contribute to the Arabic Studies major and/or the interdisciplinary Middle Eastern and South Asian Studies (MESAS) major.

Assistant Professor of Women’s, Gender, and Sexuality Studies (WGSS; Tenure-track)

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The successful candidate will have the opportunity to develop Oxford College’s existing WGSS program and strengthen ties to the WGSS program on the Atlanta campus. Emory University’s WGSS is home to a leading Ph.D. program and rich undergraduate curriculum of which Oxford College is a part.

Teaching responsibilities include three courses in WGSS each semester at the introductory and intermediate level. Core courses in the university’s undergraduate curriculum include Introduction to WGSS, Introduction to Studies in Sexualities, and Feminist Theory. The successful candidate will also teach courses in their area of specialty, which should contribute to one or more of the following cluster areas in the WGSS curriculum: global perspectives; race, ethnicity, economics; bodies, sexualities, science, and health; culture and the arts; ethics, religion, politics and law.

Assistant Professor of Anthropology (Concentration in Human Health; Tenure-track)

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Assistant Professor of Anthropology to begin August 2018. The successful candidate will be an associated member of Emory College’s Center for the Study of Human Health and Oxford College’s liaison to that program (s165322.gridserver.com). The ordinary teaching load is three courses per semester, including a four-field Introduction to Anthropology, and the opportunity to develop courses in Human Health. The position will begin August 2018.

Assistant Professor of Chemistry (Tenure-track)

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Assistant Professor of Chemistry, Tenure-track, to begin August 2018. The successful candidate will teach chemistry lecture and laboratory courses across the first and second year curriculum for both science and non-science majors, and will be instrumental in supporting the incorporation of inorganic chemistry throughout the curriculum as well as the application of materials chemistry in the laboratories. Emory University is in the process of implementing an HHMI-funded curriculum redesign including an emphasis on the first two years of the chemistry major. The successful candidate will have the opportunity to shape the chemistry curriculum of the future by participating in the development of new courses and laboratories.

Assistant Professor of Theater Studies and Director of the Theater Program (Tenure-track)

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Oxford College invites applications for a scholar-artist to fill a tenure-track position assistant professor of Theater Studies and Director of the Theater Program to begin August 2018. Teaching responsibilities are two courses per semester. The successful candidate will have the opportunity to develop courses in his/her areas of expertise that contribute to Oxford College’s liberal arts curriculum and that support the Theater Studies major/minor. The position also includes responsibility for the theater program: Directing two plays per year, supporting student-directed productions, supervising technical staff, and liaising with campus and community partners.

Chemistry Lecturer

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Laboratory Coordinator/Lecturer in Chemistry to begin August 2018. The primary responsibilities of this position are the management of teaching laboratories and the physical preparation of multiple sections of first and second year chemistry courses, including participation in the development and implementation of a new 200-level laboratory course focused on macromolecules. Management of the teaching laboratories includes supervision of laboratory preparation and undergraduate student workers, equipment maintenance, ordering, and compliance with environmental health and safety. The first semester of employment will be focused on setting up for the new macromolecules course. Every semester thereafter, the position will include teaching laboratory and/or lecture courses.

Assistant Professor of Biology, Tenure-track

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Assistant Professor of Biology, Tenure-track, to begin August 2018. Responsibilities include teaching lecture and laboratory courses in introductory biology for majors and non-majors, and developing an upper-level biology course. The successful candidate will work with Biology faculty in using recommendations of Vision and Change and PULSE as guiding principles in department practices. Oxford has a new, state-of-the-art science facility (opened 2016) designed to promote student-faculty collaboration, scholarship, and innovative teaching in STEM.

Assistant Professor of Sociology, Tenure-Track

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Assistant professor of Sociology with a concentration in critical race studies open to any methodological concentration. Responsibilities include three courses in sociology each semester at the introductory and intermediate level. Candidate’s specialization should complement the department’s existing expertise in political economy, food and agriculture, and sustainability.

One of Emory University’s four schools partnering in undergraduate education, Oxford College provides 950 first- and second-year students of high academic profile an intensive liberal-arts program for the first two years of their Emory bachelors degree. We’re interested in candidates with a commitment to working with a remarkably diverse student body in an inclusive learning community. Applications from women and historically underrepresented minorities are particularly welcome.

For more information about Oxford College, a full listing of open positions, and position requirements visit oxford.emory.edu/hiring

Emory University is an equal opportunity/equal access/affirmative action employer fully committed to achieving a diverse workforce and complies with all Federal and Georgia State laws, regulations, and executive orders regarding non-discrimination and a7rmative action. Emory University does not discriminate on the basis of race, age, color, religion, national origin or ancestry, sex, gender, disability, veteran status, genetic information, sexual orientation, or gender identity or expression. EEO/ AA/ Disability/ Veteran employer.


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last updated 30-Aug-2017