Sociology - Assistant Professor (Term Appointment)
University of New Brunswick

Location: New Brunswick

The Department of Social Science at the University of New Brunswick, Saint John invites applications for an eight-month term appointment in Sociology at the rank of Assistant Professor. The appointment will commence on August 28, 2017, and is subject to budgetary approval.

Candidates should have a PhD in Sociology with specialization in Social Theory (preferably both classical and contemporary social theory). The successful candidate will be expected to teach three courses per term at the undergraduate level, including: 'Sociological Theory' (full year course) and 'Qualitative methods in the Social Sciences'. The other teaching options are open, but candidates with a specialization in sociology of health will be preferred. The Department of Social Science offers major, double-major, and honours programmes in sociology.

Review of applications will commence on July 10, 2017, and continue until the position is filled. Applications must include a cover letter, current curriculum vitae, and three letters of reference.

Applications and references can be sent via email to the Department of Social Science at socsci@unb.ca.

Other questions concerning this position may be directed to Dr. Dann Downes Chair, Department of Social Science (downes@unb.ca).

All qualified candidates are encouraged to apply; however, Canadians and permanent residents will be given priority. Applicants must indicate current citizenship status.

THE UNIVERSITY OF NEW BRUNSWICK IS COMM ITIE D TO THE PRINCIPLE OF EMPLOYMENT EQUITY.

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