University of Pennsylvania Department of Sociology Faculty Search

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University of Pennsylvania Department of Sociology Faculty Search
University of Pennsylvania, Department of Sociology

The Department of Sociology at the University of Pennsylvania invites applications for one open-specialization position. We are particularly interested in a midcareer scholar, advanced assistant professor stage included, who can contribute to the research and teaching of the department.  Areas of interest include, but are not limited to, culture, education and inequality, family and gender, media activism, medical sociology, population studies, and race, ethnicity, and immigration. Interested candidates should apply online at  Submit a letter of application, CV, two writing samples, and research and teaching statements.  Review of applications will begin September 15, 2018 and continue until the position is filled.

The Department of Sociology is strongly committed to Penn’s Action Plan for Faculty Diversity and Excellence and to creating a more diverse faculty (for more information see:

The University of Pennsylvania is an EOE. Minorities/Women/Individuals with disabilities/Protected Veterans are encouraged to apply.