Stanford University, Department of Sociology

Position ID:Stanford-Sociology-ASSOCIATEPROFESSORORPROFESSOR1 [#25780]
Position Title: Senior appointment in the Department of Sociology at the rank of Associate Professor or Professor
Position Type:Tenured/Tenure-track faculty
Position Location:Stanford, California 94305, United States [map] sort by distance
Subject Areas: Sociology / Demography, Economic Sociology, Gender and Sexuality, Inequality, Poverty and Mobility
Appl Deadline:2023/10/31 11:59PMhelp popup finished (2023/09/18, finished 2024/05/04, listed until 2023/10/31)
Position Description:    

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

The Department of Sociology at Stanford University seeks applicants for a senior appointment in the Department of Sociology at the rank of Associate Professor or Professor. Applicants must have demonstrated a commitment to effective teaching and mentoring and the ability to maintain a world-class research program. The successful candidate must have a Ph.D. in a related field and will be expected to teach and advise students at both the graduate and undergraduate levels. The term of appointment is expected to begin on September 1, 2024. Candidates should apply through the link below and submit:

• a cover letter • curriculum vitae (including a publication list) • a research and teaching statement (no more than three single-spaced pages) • a brief (no more than 300 words) summary of their research program

The Sociology Department, School of Humanities and Sciences, and Stanford University value faculty who will help foster an inclusive academic environment for colleagues, students, and staff with a wide range of backgrounds, identities, and outlooks. Candidates may choose to include as part of their research or teaching statements, a brief discussion about how their work and experience will further these ideals. Additional information about Stanford’s IDEAL initiative may be found here:

The salary range for this position is $151,168 – $298,338, for 2023-24.

Stanford University has provided a pay range representing its good faith estimate of what the university reasonably expects to pay for the position. The pay offered to the selected candidate will be determined based on factors including (but not limited to) the qualifications of the selected candidate, budget availability, and internal equity.

Further information about Stanford’s Department of Sociology may be found at Inquiries may be directed to Edwin Mendoza, Faculty Affairs Administrator,

Review of applications will begin on September 15, 2023; later applications may be considered at the discretion of the search committee.

Stanford is an equal employment opportunity and affirmative action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law. Stanford welcomes applications from all who would bring additional dimensions to the University’s research, teaching, and clinical missions.

Application Materials Required:
Submit the following items online at this website to complete your application:
And anything else requested in the position description.

Further Info:
email address
Department of Sociology
450 Serra Mall
Bldg. 120, Rm. 160
Stanford, CA 94305-2047