Assistant Professor of Quantitative Social Science

Location
New Jersey, United States
Salary
Salary Commensurate with experience
Posted
Jun 01, 2021
Employment Level
Tenured/Tenured Track
Employment Type
Full Time
The College of Arts and Letters at Stevens Institute of Technology is seeking candidates for a full-time, tenure-track appointment as Assistant Professor of Sociology. Candidates must hold a Ph.D. in Sociology or related field, with an interdisciplinary research agenda that includes quantitative approaches to studying social phenomena.

 

The successful candidate will employ quantitative methods or data science-based methods to address research questions in Sociology. Candidates should be able to teach introductory courses in their discipline, methods course in data analysis and / or quantitative methods for research, and upper-level undergraduate and graduate courses in their area(s) of research.

 

The College of Arts and Letters at Stevens values diversity and seeks candidates who can contribute to a welcoming climate for students. Stevens is an NSF ADVANCE institution committed to equitable practices and policies.  We strongly encourage qualified women and minority candidates to apply.

 

Stevens Institute of Technology, founded in 1870, is located in Hoboken, NJ, directly across the Hudson River from New York City. Stevens students, faculty, and partners leverage their collective real-world experience and culture of innovation, research, and entrepreneurship to confront global challenges in engineering, science, systems, and technology management. The College of Arts and Letters contributes to the mission of Stevens with programs that engage in research and creative activity at the intersection of science, technology, the arts, humanities, and social science in ways that benefit society.

 

Candidates interested in applying should prepare an application that includes a letter of intent, current C.V., statement of teaching philosophy, research statement, and the names and contact information for three referees. Please combine all materials into a single document (MSWord or PDF) for submission.

 

All applications must be submitted electronically through the HR website at: https://www.stevens.edu/directory/division-human-resources/employment-opportunities

 

For more information about Stevens and the College of Arts and Letters, please visit https://www.stevens.edu/college-arts-and-letters

 

For more information please contact Dr. Yu Tao at ytao@stevens.edu.

 

For best consideration, submit all materials no later than August 5th, 2021

 

 

 

Department

College of Arts and Letters

 

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Stevens is building a diverse faculty, staff and student body and strongly encourages applications from female and minority candidates as well as veterans and individuals with disabilities. Stevens is a federal contractor under the Vietnam Era Veterans' Readjustment Assistance Act (VEVRAA) and the Rehabilitation Act of 1973, as well as other federal statutes.

 

 

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