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Sociology Tenure Track & Open Rank Recruitment

We are no longer accepting applications for this recruitment


The UCLA Department of Sociology invites applications for two positions, one tenure-track at the assistant professor level and the other open rank (tenure-track or tenured), to begin fall 2015, subject to budgetary approval. We welcome applications from scholars in all substantive areas of Sociology whose experience in research, teaching, and community/collegial service has prepared them to contribute to our commitment to excellence and diversity. Candidates are expected to hold a doctorate degree in Sociology or a related field by the date of hire, July 1 2015.

To apply, candidates must submit (a) letter of application, (b) a CV, (c) statement of research and teaching interests, (d) writing samples (e) and the names of three individuals who will write letters of recommendation Applications will be accepted via the UC Recruit web site at beginning August 15, 2014 and reviews of submitted applications will commence October 1, 2014 and continue until the position is filled. Please note, however, that the on-line application website may close without notice at any time after October 15, 2014.

Salary is commensurate with education and experience.

The University of California is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability, age or protected veteran status. For the complete University of California nondiscrimination and affirmative action policy see: UC Nondiscrimination & Affirmative Action Policy


Document requirements
  • Curriculum Vitae - Your most recently updated C.V.

  • Cover Letter

  • Statement of Research

  • Statement of Teaching

  • Writing Sample #1

  • Writing Sample #2 (Optional)

  • Writing Sample #3 (Optional)

Reference requirements
  • 3 letters of reference required