University of California - San Diego, Sociology
|Institution Type:||College / University|
|Location:||California, United States|
The Department of Sociology at UCSD (http://sociology.ucsd.edu/ ) is committed to academic excellence and diversity within the faculty, staff, and student body. We are searching for an assistant professor, open field, to begin July 1, 2014. The successful candidate must be able to teach half of their undergraduate courses in the Urban Studies and Planning program (http://usp.ucsd.edu/), and contribute to diversity and inclusion in higher education. We are open to a wide variety of theoretical and methodological approaches.
For applicants interested in spousal/partner employment, please visit the UCSD Partner Opportunities Program website: http://academicaffairs.ucsd.edu/offices/partneropp/ .
Salary: Salary is commensurate with qualifications and based on University of California pay scales
Closing Date: September 16, 2013
Applicants should submit a CV, samples of their written work, and contact information for three people who we will ask to write letters of reference. Applicants should also submit separate statements about their research agenda and their teaching, including discussion of their ability to teach undergraduate urban studies courses. Finally, we ask applicants to include a personal statement summarizing their contributions, or potential for contributions, to diversity. (Guidelines for preparing the diversity statement can be found at http://facultyequity.ucsd.edu/Faculty-Applicant-C2D-info.asp) Applicants should submit all application materials electronically via UCSD’s Academic Personnel On-Line RECRUIT (http://apptrkr.com/368724). Please select the following job title: Assistant Professor (10- 596).
UCSD is an Equal Opportunity/ Affirmative Action Employer with a strong institutional commitment to excellence through diversity.