Faculty Job Vacancy

Associate Professor of Sociology

Job Description

The Georgetown University Department of Sociology seeks to hire a scholar at the rank of Associate Professor, to begin in academic year 2017-18.  Those who seek the post should have an established record of scholarly publication and also be excellent teachers.  We seek a colleague whose research contributes to at least one of three research foci in the department: a) communities and urban life; b) culture and religion; c) stratification and social justice.  Through their research and teaching, the ideal candidate will contribute to the University’s on-going commitment to investigating structures of racial inequality.  Applicants should submit a cover letter, CV, and two publications through the “Academic Jobs” submission system (https://academicjobsonline.org/ajo/jobs/7571).  Finalists will be asked to supply three letters of recommendation. To ensure full consideration, applications should be received by October 1, 2016.

Georgetown University is a Catholic and Jesuit, student-centered research university. The Department offers an undergraduate major and minor in Sociology. The standard course-load is 2-2.  Any candidate should be ready to teach at least one of the following on a rotating basis: Theory, Methods, or Statistics.  All faculty members may be called upon to teach Introduction to Sociology.  Salary is competitive and will be commensurate with qualifications.

Georgetown University is an Equal Opportunity, Affirmative Action employer fully dedicated to achieving a diverse faculty and staff. All qualified candidates are encouraged to apply and will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, sex, sexual orientation, age, religion, national origin, marital status, veteran status, disability or other categories protected by law. 


Position: Associate Professor of Sociology
Salary range: Negotiable
Institution: Georgetown University
Department: Department of Sociology
Contact: Ms. Hanadi Salih

Email to:  sociologydept@georgetown.edu
Phone: 202-687-4184
Fax: 202-687-7326

Address: Department of Sociology,
Georgetown University,
Car Barn Suite 209, P.O. Box 571037,
3520 Prospect St. N.W.,
Washington, DC 20057-1037