The Department of Sociology invites applications for faculty
members at the full professor level. We invite applications
in the area of specialization of comparative cultural sociology and
inequality; preference will be given to candidates who focus on the
cultural and moral implications of inequality. We also invite
applications in the area of specialization of organizational
sociology, inequality, and the state. We are looking for candidates
with evidence of active and innovative scholarship as manifest in
an ambitious research agenda, the use of multiple methodological
approaches, and an interest in evidence-based policy.
Applications must be submitted online, at the University of
Chicago’s Interfolio site, apply.interfolio.com/73991
, and are required to include: 1) a cover letter;
2) a curriculum vitae; 3) a research statement and 4) a teaching
statement, including concrete descriptions of future plans for
research and teaching.
Shortlisted candidates will be contacted for additional
Review of applications will begin on March 13, 2020 and will
continue until the position is filled or the search has ended.
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