Simon Fraser University: Assistant Professor, Department of Sociology and Anthropology

The Department of Sociology and Anthropology at Simon Fraser University invites applications for a tenure-track position in sociology at the rank of Assistant Professor commencing September 1, 2014. This position is subject to budgetary and Board approval.

Applicants should have a Ph.D. in Sociology at the time of appointment, demonstrated scholarship, and a good record in undergraduate teaching. The candidates’ expertise should fall in one or more of the department’s five thematic areas of specialization (see Faculty Research Areas: http://www.socanth.sfu.ca). Preference will be given to candidates able to and interested in teaching quantitative methods and introduction to social research.

Applicants will submit electronically a covering letter, a curriculum vitae, a statement of teaching philosophy (and evaluations), a resume of research interests and agenda, a sample of written work, and the names and contact details of three academic referees.  All materials should be sent to:

Dr. Dany Lacombe, Chair
Department of Sociology and Anthropology
Email: sachrsec@sfu.ca

The deadline is 15th January 2014.

Simon Fraser University is committed to employment equity and encourages applications from all qualified women and men, including visible minorities, aboriginal people, and persons with disabilities. All qualified candidates are encouraged to apply; Canadian citizens and permanent residents will be given priority.  Under the authority of the University Act, personal information that is required by the University for academic appointment competitions will be collected. For further information see the Collection Notice. http://www.sfu.ca/vpacademic/faculty_openings/collection_notice.html#main_content_text
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