[CITASA] 3 positions at Western University, London, Canada
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Thu Feb 11 11:11:12 EST 2016
please consider applying to our openings.
WE ARE HIRING FOR 3 OPEN-RANK TENURE-TRACK POSITIONS IN POPULATION DYNAMICS
AND SOCIAL INEQUALITY.
Academic Positions - NOW HIRING - applications due by March 11
Building on our main area of strength, The Department of Sociology at
Western, http://sociology.uwo.ca <http://sociology.uwo.ca/index.html>,
invites applications in the general area of Population Dynamics and Social
Inequality for three full-time faculty positions: either for Tenured
appointments at the rank of Associate or Professor or Probationary
(tenure-track) appointments at the rank of Assistant or Associate
Professor. Rank and appointment type will be determined by qualifications
and experience. The starting dates for these appointments is July 1, 2016
or as negotiated.
Applicants for tenured appointments must hold a Ph.D. and provide evidence
of research excellence through an outstanding record of internationally
recognized publication in the discipline’s leading journals, invited talks,
and strong endorsements from referees. Evidence that a candidate has, and
will continue to conduct, innovative, externally funded research projects
that complement the Department’s core research activity relevant to issues
of inequality, in areas such as immigration, ethnicity/race, health,
stratification/work/professions, or aging/life course, is required.
Candidates must also provide evidence of excellence in teaching, such as
high course evaluations, teaching awards, and development of new academic
programs. Candidates must have excellent oral and written communication
skills and provide evidence of developing and maintaining research
Applicants for a probationary (tenure-track) appointment must have
completed a Ph.D. degree. The candidate will demonstrate excellence or
potential of excellence in research and teaching, including the ability to
publish in the highest quality journals and develop an externally funded
research program relevant to the Department’s core research areas. The
applicant must also demonstrate the ability to teach at the postsecondary
level and have excellent oral and written communication skills.
Western University is a top-ranked research-intensive university. The
Department of Sociology is one of the largest Sociology programs in Canada.
Since 1878, the Western Experience has combined academic excellence with
life-long opportunities for intellectual, social, and cultural growth in
order to serve our communities. The Department of Sociology has full Ph.D.
and Masters level graduate programs that consistently attract outstanding
Canadian and International applicants. Western University delivers an
academic experience second to none. Our research excellence expands
knowledge and drives discovery with real-world application.
Applications must include the following: (1) Application for Full-Time
Faculty Position form
(2) a C.V., (3) Letter of Interest/Statement of Academic Qualifications,
and (4) Names, addresses, and e-mail addresses for 3 referees should be
Professor Charles Levine, Acting Chair
Department of Sociology
London, Ontario Canada N6A 5C2
E-Mail: sociology-chair at uwo.ca
The deadline for receipt of applications is March 11, 2016.
Positions are subject to budget approval. Applicants should have fluent
written and oral communication skills in English. The University invites
applications from all qualified individuals. Western is committed to
employment equity and diversity in the workplace and welcomes applications
from women, members of racialized groups/visible minorities, Aboriginal
persons, persons with disabilities, persons of any sexual orientation, and
persons of any gender identity or gender expression. In accordance with
Canadian Immigration requirements, priority will be given to Canadian
citizens and permanent residents.
Accommodations are available for applicants with disabilities throughout
the recruitment process. If you require accommodations for interviews or
other meetings, please contact Emily Van Houtte, evanhout at uwo.ca, and/or
Faculty of Information and Media Studies/Department of Sociology
Council Member CITAMS/ASA
Digital Humanities Western
Web site: SocioDigital.net
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