University of California, Los Angeles — Assistant Professor in Sociology

The UCLA Department of Sociology invites applications for one tenure-track position at the assistant professor level, to begin fall 2017, subject to budgetary approval. We welcome applications from scholars in all substantive areas of sociology whose experience in research, teaching, and community/collegial service has prepared them to contribute to our commitment to excellence and diversity. Candidates are expected to hold a doctorate degree in sociology or a related field by the date of hire, July 1 2017.

To apply, candidates must submit (a) a cover letter, (b) CV, (c) statement of research and teaching interests, (d) statement of contributions to diversity (e) writing samples (f) and the names of three individuals who will write letters of recommendation. Applications will be accepted via the UC Recruit web site at August 12, 2016 and reviews of submitted applications will commence September 30, 2016 and continue until the position is filled. Please note, however, that the on-line application website may close without notice at any time after October 14, 2016.

Salary is commensurate with education and experience.

The University of California is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, age or protected veteran status. For the complete University of California nondiscrimination and affirmative action policy see: UC Nondiscrimination and Affirmative Action Policy,