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Assistant Professor

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Applicants can apply online at: https://facultysearch.as.pitt.edu/apply/index/OTk=. Candidates should submit a letter of application, CV a one or two page description of research interests, one article-length sample of research writing, and here letters of reference. For each reference, you will have the opportunity to input an email address, and an email notification will be sent to the designated address with instructions about uploading the letters to our system.

Posting Details

Posting Details

Job Type Faculty
Position Title Assistant Professor
Department Name 14205-Sociology
Position Number 0006850
Position Details

Assistant Professor of Sociology. The Sociology Department at the University of Pittsburgh seeks to fill two or three positions at the level of beginning or advanced Assistant Professor. Candidates who complement our departmental strengths in social movements, politics, and culture are preferred. We hope to fill at least one of the positions with a candidate with experience and expertise teaching and researching race, but for the other positions substantive areas are open. The appointment(s) will be tenure-track at the Assistant Professor level and will begin in the fall of 2016, pending budgetary approval. The position(s) will require demonstrable excellence and promise in research and teaching. Complete applications received by September 1, 2015 will receive full consideration.

Application Process

Applicants can apply online at: https://facultysearch.as.pitt.edu/apply/index/OTk=. Candidates should submit a letter of application, CV a one or two page description of research interests, one article-length sample of research writing, and here letters of reference. For each reference, you will have the opportunity to input an email address, and an email notification will be sent to the designated address with instructions about uploading the letters to our system.

Child Protection Clearances

The following PA Act 153 clearances and background checks may be required prior to commencement of employment and as a condition of continued employment: PA State Police Criminal Record Check, FBI Criminal Record Check, PA Child Abuse History Clearance.

Date Posted 06/15/2015
Open Until Filled No
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