Position Openings

 

Robert and Ann Rosenthal Assistant Professorship of Sociology

Cornell’s Department of Sociology invites applications for the Robert and Ann Rosenthal Assistant Professorship of Sociology, which is a full-time, tenure track position, to begin July 1, 2020.

Preference will be given to a junior scholar who conducts quantitative research, broadly defined, on gender inequality. We especially encourage applications from scholars who combine the study of gender inequality with a cognate subfield (e.g., political sociology, cultural sociology) or will broaden the Department in other ways. Candidates in their final year of a PhD program or who already hold a PhD are invited to apply, but a PhD is required by the time of appointment.

Applicants should apply online at https://academicjobsonline.org/ajo/jobs/14595. Interested candidates should submit a letter of application, curriculum vitae, up to three writing samples, a Statement of Contribution to Diversity, teaching evaluations and materials if they are available, and the names of three references. We will begin to review applications on October 1st and continue until the search is complete.

If you have already applied for Cornell’s junior search in inequality through the CSI/Sociology line AJA 14156 (which is also listed below), and would also like to apply for this position, you need to apply through AJO, using the link above. However, you do not need to submit the required materials. Your file will be considered for both positions (note: AJO will mark your file as incomplete, but we will consider it).

Diversity and Inclusion are a part of Cornell University’s heritage. The College of Arts and Sciences at Cornell embraces diversity and seeks candidates who will create a climate that attracts students and faculty of all races, nationalities, and genders. We strongly encourage women and underrepresented minorities to apply. Cornell University is a recognized EEO/AA employer and educator, valuing AA/EEO, Protected Veterans, and Individuals with Disabilities.

 

Assistant Professor, Sociology

Cornell’s Center for the Study of Inequality (CSI) and Department of Sociology invite applications for a full-time, tenure track position at the rank of assistant professor. The position will begin July 1, 2020.

The successful candidate will be appointed in the Department of Sociology, which will serve as the candidate’s tenure home and set teaching expectations. He or she will also be expected to participate in and contribute to the rich intellectual life and vibrant community of inequality scholars affiliated with CSI.

We seek scholars who have demonstrated excellence in research and teaching. Candidates may focus on any area of inequality, broadly defined, and use any method. We also encourage applications from scholars who combine inequality with a cognate subfield (e.g., computational sociology, political sociology, race and ethnicity, theory). Candidates must have a PhD by the time the appointment begins.

Applicants should apply online at https://academicjobsonline.org/ajo/jobs/14156. Interested candidates should submit a letter of application, curriculum vitae, up to three writing samples, a Statement of Contribution to Diversity, teaching evaluations and materials if they are available, and the names of three references. We will begin to review applications on September 16th and continue until the search is complete.

The Department of Sociology and CSI embrace diversity in its many forms. We strongly encourage women and underrepresented minorities to apply. Cornell University is a recognized EEO/AA employer and educator, valuing AA/EEO, Protected Veterans, and Individuals with Disabilities.