Boston University, Department of Sociology

Position ID:BU-Department of Sociology-VASTP [#21300]
Position Title: Visiting Assistant Professor
Position Type:Non tenure-track faculty
Position Location:Boston, Massachusetts 02215, United States [map] sort by distance
Subject Areas: Sociology / Sociological Theory, Gender and Sexuality, Global, Immigration, Urban
Appl Deadline:2022/05/01 11:59PMhelp popup finished (2022/02/28, finished 2022/11/05, listed until 2022/08/28)
Position Description:    

*** this position has been closed and new applications are no longer accepted. ***

The Department of Sociology at Boston University invites applications for a Visiting Assistant Professor for AY 2022-2023. This is a one-year, non-renewable position. We are looking for a colleague who has a strong background in sociological theory and who can also teach courses in at least one of the following areas: Gender and Sexualities; Urban Sociology; Global Sociology and Immigration. A PhD in sociology along with demonstrated success in undergraduate teaching are required. The position will require teaching four courses per year at the undergraduate and graduate levels; this will include one or more sections of Sociological Theory.

Deadline: May 1, 2022. Applications must include a cover letter, curriculum vitae, a scholarly writing sample, teaching, research, and diversity statements, as well as the names, titles, and contact information for three references. Please send your materials electronically to We are an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law. Boston University is committed to building a culturally diverse faculty and strongly encourages applications from female and minority candidates. We are a VEVRAA Federal Contractor.

Application Materials Required:
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Further Info:
(617) 353-2591
Boston University
Department of Sociology
100 Cummington Mall, Room 260
Boston, MA 02215