Boston University, Department of Sociology

Position ID:BU-Department of Sociology-VSASTP [#24342]
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 / Gender and Sexuality, Global, Immigration, Race/Ethnicity, Urban
Appl Deadline:2023/03/08 11:59PMhelp popup finished (2023/02/16, finished 2023/09/09, listed until 2023/08/16)
Position Description:    

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

The Department of Sociology at Boston University invites applications for two Visiting Assistant Professors for AY 2023-20243.  This is a one-year, non-renewable position. We are looking for colleagues who can teach courses in at least one or more of the following areas: Race and Ethnicity, 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 potentially at the graduate level.

Deadline: March 8, 2023. Applications must include a cover letter, curriculum vitae, course evaluations, sample syllabi, teaching statement, research statement, a statement indicating how DEI principles inform your teaching, scholarship, and service, a sample of scholarly writing, and three letters of reference. Please send your materials electronically via 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.

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Further Info:
email address
(617) 353-2591
96-100 Cummington Mall
Boston, MA 02215