Assistant Professor of Sociology

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Assistant Professor of Sociology

Clinton, NY, USA
Open Date:
Aug 8, 2019

The Sociology Department at Hamilton College invites applications for a tenure-track position at the rank of Assistant Professor, beginning July 1, 2020. We seek candidates to teach courses on race and ethnicity and inequality. In particular, we are seeking candidates whose research and teaching are in the areas of education, family, and/or urban poverty, and who can contribute to our college's interdisciplinary program in Africana Studies, Asian Studies, Hispanic Studies, or Public Policy. We are seeking candidates who can demonstrate their experience in teaching or working with diverse student populations. Your cover letter should address the ways in which you would further the College's goal of building a diverse educational environment.

Candidates with ABD will be considered, although candidates with a Ph. D. are preferred. The teaching load for this position is four courses during the first year and five courses thereafter. Candidates should submit cover letter, c.v., writing sample, and a sample syllabus via Interfolio at Questions regarding the search may be directed to Steve Ellingson, Search Committee Chair, at [email protected]. Our review of applications will begin on October 1, 2019.

Hamilton ( is a residential liberal arts college located in upstate New York. Applicants with dual-career considerations can find other Hamilton and nearby academic job listings at, as well as additional information at or-new- faculty/opportunities-for- spouses-or- partners. Hamilton College is an affirmative action, equal opportunity employer and is committed to diversity in all areas of the campus community. Hamilton provides domestic partner benefits. Candidates from underrepresented groups in higher education are especially encouraged to apply.

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Posted: 8/10/2019
Application Due: 10/9/2019
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