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Tenure-Track Faculty

Ouachita Baptist University
Job Location:
Arkadelphia, Arkansas
Criminal Justice

Ouachita Baptist University, an accredited four-year private Christian liberal arts institution in Arkadelphia, Arkansas, seeks applicants for a full-time tenure-track position in the Department of Sociology to start Fall 2022. Terminal degree in hand preferred; ABD considered if degree is expected before start of employment. Scholarly expertise and/or coursework in Criminology, Criminal Justice, or related fields strongly preferred; candidates with additional background in other Sociology subfields will be prioritized in application review. 

Typical faculty teaching loads consist of four (4) three-hour courses per semester. Other responsibilities include student advising, recruitment and retention, and committee obligations. Opportunities exist to develop and teach summer and online courses. Rank and salary are commensurate with experience and qualifications.

Ouachita Baptist University values personal attention and collegiality; familiarity with and understanding of a small residential campus are highly desirable. A sincere interest in students, evidence of Christian commitment, and support of the University's mission are also required. Ouachita’s mission statement is available at

Applicants may send letter of interest, CV, transcripts, and three letters of recommendation to:

Elizabeth Kelly, Ph.D.

Chair, Department of Sociology

410 Ouachita Street

Arkadelphia, Arkansas 71998

Emailed application materials will also be accepted at

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