Tenure Track Assistant Professor Gender and/or Race and Class

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POST DATE 8/19/2016
END DATE 2/25/2017

University of California - Riverside Riverside, CA

Riverside, CA
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Full Time
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Mid-Career (2 - 15 years)
Bachelors Degree



Job #JPF00620

* Coll of Hum, Arts & Social Sci - Sociology


Open date: August 18th, 2016
Last review date: October 17th, 2016
Applications received after this date will be reviewed by the search committee if the position has not yet been filled. Final date: April 1st, 2017
Applications will continue to be accepted until this date, but those received after the review date will only be considered if the position has not yet been filled.


The Department of Sociology invites applications for a tenure- track faculty position at the rank of Assistant Professor in gender and/or race and class. Candidates must demonstrate a strong record of publication and potential for teaching excellence. Experience in extramural funding is preferred. Competitive candidates for this position will be expected to have research interests that overlap with one or more of the department s other areas of emphasis, which will contribute to promoting a diverse and multicultural curriculum. We prefer candidates who can teach graduate and undergraduate research methods.

Applicants must be ABD and must have completed the requirements for the PhD by the time of appointment July 1, 2017. Salary will be competitive and commensurate with education and experience.

Application materials must include a cover letter of interest, updated CV, a research statement, teaching evaluations, a statement of contributions to diversity, up to two writing samples, and 3 letters of reference. Review of the applications will begin October 17, 2016 and will continue until the position is filled. Applications received by October 17th will receive full consideration. Electronic submission of application materials is strongly encouraged.

Applicants who use Interfolio may utilize a feature provided by the Interfolio Service to allow Interfolio to upload their letters directly into AP Recruit. Applicants can input an Interfolio-generated email address in place of their letter writer's email address. Interfolio refers to this as Online Application Deliveries. The following link on the Interfolio website shows how to set this up.http://help.interfolio.com/entries/24062742-Uploading-Letters-to-an-Online-Application-System.

Advancement through the faculty ranks at the University of California is through a series of structured, merit-based evaluations, occurring every 2-3 years, each of which includes substantial peer input.

UCR is a world-class research university with an exceptionally diverse undergraduate student body. Its mission is explicitly linked to providing routes to educational success for underrepresented and first-generation college students. A commitment to this mission is a preferred qualification.

The University of California is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer with a strong institutional commitment to the achievement of excellence and diversity among its faculty and staff. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, disability, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.


Riverside, CA


More information about this recruitment: http://sociology.ucr.edu/




Cover Letter of Interest

Curriculum Vitae - Your most recently updated C.V.

Research Statement

Teaching Evaluations

Writing Sample

Statement of Contributions to Diversity - Statement addressing past and/or potential contributions to diversity through teaching, research, professional activity, and/or service.

optional additional Teaching Evaluations (Optional)

optional additional Teaching Evaluations (Optional)

optional additional Writing Sample (Optional)

Misc / Additional (Optional)

Misc / Additional (Optional)

Misc / Additional (Optional)


3-5 letters of reference required