The Department of Sociology at Barnard College, Columbia University, invites applications for a tenure track position at the assistant professor level beginning Fall 2018. Fields of specialization are open, but preference will be for candidates with primary research and teaching interests in the areas of social inequality, broadly defined, who employ quantitative or comparative-historical approaches. Teaching responsibilities include Research Methods and an advanced research-intensive seminar. We are especially interested in prospective colleagues who will expand the department's research and teaching profile and who will promote the College's commitment to diversity, equity and inclusion.
Required Qualification Summary:
(1) publication record and promise (e.g. completed dissertation of broad interest with high probability of publication and/or 1-2 articles in top peer-reviewed generalist or specialist journals; (2) relevant teaching experience (esp. research methods plus understanding of liberal arts scholar-teacher model); (3) ability to expand research/teaching profile at BC and complement CU strengths; (4) potential contributions to interdisciplinary and other programs; (5) contribution to dept.Q3_Salar/college diversity.
Barnard College is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Barnard does not discriminate due to race, color, creed, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender and/or gender identity or expression, marital or parental status, national origin, ethnicity, citizenship status, veteran or military status, age, disability, or any other legally protected basis, and to the extent permitted by law. Qualified candidates of diverse ethnic and racial backgrounds are encouraged to apply for vacant positions at all levels.
Since its founding in 1889, Barnard has been a distinguished leader in higher education, offering a rigorous liberal arts foundation to young women whose curiosity, drive, and exuberance set them apart. Ours is a diverse intellectual community in a unique learning environment that provides the best of all worlds: small, intimate classes in a collaborative liberal arts setting dedicated to the adva...ncement of women with the vast resources of Columbia University just steps away in the heart of vibrant and electric New York City.