Georgia State University Tenure Track Position(s)


The Department of Sociology at Georgia State University invites applications for two positions in urban sociology beginning in August 2014, pending budgetary approval, one at either the Assistant or Associate Professor-level and the other at the Assistant Professor-level.  A successful candidate for Assistant Professor must have a demonstrated research agenda that can lead to external funding and a successful candidate for Associate Professor should have a proven record of scholarship and external funding.  Located in the heart of Atlanta, we are a Ph.D. granting department with a research‑active faculty and a diverse graduate and undergraduate student body.  We enthusiastically encourage applications from minority candidates.  Applicants should submit: 1) a letter outlining their qualifications; 2) a curriculum vitae; 3) two samples of their scholarly work; 4) evidence of teaching effectiveness (e.g., course syllabi, student evaluations, and statement of teaching philosophy); and 5) three letters of recommendation.  A Ph.D. is required at the time of appointment.   An offer of employment will be conditional on background verification.  Send materials to: Recruitment Committee, Georgia State University, Department of Sociology, P.O. Box 5020, Atlanta, GA 30302-5020,  Deadline for application is October 7, 2013.  Georgia State University, a unit of the University System of Georgia, is an Equal Opportunity Educational Institution and an EEO/AA employer

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