Job at the University of Georgia

UNIVERSITY OF GEORGIA. The Department of Sociology invites applications for a position beginning August 2014 at the Associate or early Full Professor (tenured) level.  We are looking for an outstanding scholar, who must hold a Ph.D. in Sociology, to contribute to our research and graduate training mission in social psychology. Candidates will also be expected to teach undergraduate classes. We seek candidates with an outstanding record of high quality research, a demonstrated ability to mentor graduate student research, and a successful and consistent track record of external research funding. All faculty members are expected to support the college’s goals of creating and sustaining a diverse and inclusive learning environment.

We invite interested candidates to visit our web site to learn more about the Sociology Department (  The Sociology Department has strong ties to the Owens Institute of Behavioral Research (  Please submit applications online at  Direct inquiries to the chair of the recruitment committee, Dawn T. Robinson, (

The Department of Sociology, the Franklin College of Arts and Sciences and its many units, and the University of Georgia are committed to increasing the diversity of its faculty and students, and sustaining a work and learning environment that is inclusive. Women, minorities, and people with disabilities are encouraged to apply. Georgia is well known for its quality of life in regard to both outdoor and urban activities ( UGA is a land- and sea-grant institution located in Athens, 90 miles northeast of Atlanta, the state capital (  Review of applications will begin October 15, 2013, and will continue until the position is filled.  The University of Georgia is an EEO/AA institution.