Visiting Assistant Professor of Sociology, Behavioral Science Department, Blue Ash College

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About UC Blue Ash

The University of Cincinnati Blue Ash College is one of the largest regional colleges in Ohio and one of the most diverse colleges at the University of Cincinnati. At UC Blue Ash, we value the diversity in experiences and perspectives of those in our community, as well as the individual talents of our students, faculty and staff. The college is in Blue Ash, Ohio fifteen miles north of the uptown campus, on 135 acres in a park-like setting. We offer primarily associate degrees in career and transition programs, as well as general education courses and technical baccalaureate degrees to approximately 5,100 students. We value excellent teaching and personalized student support to help students achieve their goals, whether the goal is to enter a career or to continue education. The college is a recipient of the Cincinnati Business Courier 2021 Best Places to Work award.

Job Overview

The University of Cincinnati Blue Ash College invites applications for a full-time, Visiting Assistant Professor of Sociology position for the Behavioral Science Department, beginning August 15, 2024. 

Essential Functions

  • Teaching four courses per semester, such as, but not limited to, Introduction to Sociology & Global Community: Cultural Diversity & Interaction. This is a face-to-face program, but there may be opportunities to teach some online courses
  • Participating in department and college service, such as, but not limited to, collecting data from courses for program assessment, attending department meetings, and representing the department at various university functions
  • Engaging in professional development activities, such as, but not limited to, training and workshops to help faculty teach online, implement active learning strategies in the classroom or support creating course assessment tools

Minimum Requirements

Prior to the effective date of the appointment, the candidate should have all of the following:
• A PhD in Sociology (candidates who have completed all coursework for a PhD program and are considered ABD will be considered).
• At least one academic year of collegiate teaching experience.  

This position is not eligible for H-1B sponsorship.


Application Details

Applicants must apply online at and electronically submit (1) a cover letter, (2) a curriculum vitae/resume, (3) a previous/current course syllabus and a learning assignment or activity, (4) an unofficial copy of graduate transcripts and (5) contact information for at least 3 references. 

Applications will be reviewed beginning March 15, 2024, but the position will remain open until filled. 

Compensation and Benefits

UC offers a wide array of complementary and affordable benefit options, to meet the financial, educational, health, and wellness needs of you and your family. Eligibility varies by position and FTE.

  • Competitive salary range of $50,000-$53,000 dependent on the candidate's experience.
  • Comprehensive insurance plans including medical, dental, vision, and prescription coverage.
  • Flexible spending accounts and an award-winning employee wellness program, plus an employee assistance program.
  • Financial security via our life and long-term disability insurance, accident and illness insurance, and retirement savings plans.
  • Generous paid time off work options including vacation, sick leave, annual holidays, and winter season days in addition to paid parental leave.
  • Tuition remission is available for employees and their eligible dependents.
  • Enjoy discounts for on and off-campus activities and services.


For questions about the UC recruiting process or to request accommodations with the application, please contact Human Resources at


The University of Cincinnati is an Equal Opportunity Employer.


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Visiting Assistant Professor of Sociology, Behavioral Science Department, Blue Ash College

Date:  Apr 26, 2024

Cincinnati, OH, US

Facility:  Blue Ash Campus

Nearest Major Market: Cincinnati

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