The Department of Sociology at The University of Texas at Austin invites
applications for a tenure-track position at the assistant professor level
to begin Fall 2015. Area of specialization is open, but the applicant will
be expected to contribute to one or more of the core strengths of the
department in social inequality, population studies, and global social
change. Duties include undergraduate and graduate teaching, research,
publication, and service to the department, college, and university.
Applicants should at a minimum have a PhD in hand or expected by August
2015, demonstrate a commitment to teaching excellence, and have a clearly
defined research agenda.
Interested candidates should submit a cover letter that includes a
description of current and planned research, current Curriculum Vitae,
writing sample, and three letters of reference to: Search Committee Chair,
Department of Sociology, The University of Texas at Austin, via
SOCfac@austin.utexas.edu. Review of applications will begin on October 15,
2014. The University of Texas is an AA/EEO employer. A background check
will be conducted on the successful candidates. Position funding is
pending budgetary approval.