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Cornell Position

Dear CUSS Members,

The Department of Policy Analysis and Management at Cornell University is inviting applications for an Assistant, Associate, or Full Professor working on race and public policy who would join the department in July of 2021. We would appreciate your help sharing this announcement with your students, colleagues, research networks, and social media sites.

Link to application: https://academicjobsonline.org/ajo/jobs/16864

Assistant, Associate or Full Professor – Policy Analysis and Management, Cornell University

The Department of Policy Analysis and Management at Cornell University invites applications for an Assistant, Associate, or Full Professor working on race and public policy. This is conceived broadly to include research on racial inequality, for example, in income, education, social mobility, health, housing, policing, and incarceration. The position is 50% research and 50% teaching and advising. The successful candidate will be part of Cornell’s new School of Public Policy and will have the opportunity to be jointly appointed in a disciplinary home in the social sciences. We are seeking applications from candidates in sociology, economics, public policy, and related fields. 

We will begin reviewing applications on October 1, and applications will be accepted until the position is filled.  Click here to apply – applications must include: (a) Cover Letter; (b) Curriculum Vitae; (c) Research Statement; (d) Teaching Statement; (e) up to three examples of written work(s); (f) Statement of contribution to diversity; (g) Three References (just names and email addresses; final candidates will be asked to submit letters later).

Qualifications:  Ph.D. in Sociology, Economics, Public Policy, or related field.

Contact search committee chair, Prof. Maureen Waller (mailto:waller@cornell.edu), with any questions.

Diversity and Inclusion are a part of Cornell University’s heritage. We are a recognized employer and educator valuing AA/EEO, Protected Veterans, and Individuals with Disabilities.

Dartmouth College Position

The Department of sociology invites applications for a full-time tenure-track appointment at the assistant professor level beginning fall 2021. We seek scholars who have teaching and research expertise in race and ethnicity. Applicants should have a Ph.D. or equivalent in Sociology or a related field before the appointment begins. The successful qualified candidate will be appointed initially as a Faculty Fellow, a two-year residential postdoctoral appointment. After this two-year period, the position will convert to a regular tenure-track appointment as Assistant Professor. Faculty Fellows are part of a cohort of faculty committed to increasing diversity in their disciplines.  Dartmouth is highly committed to fostering a diverse and inclusive population of students, faculty, and staff. We are especially interested in applicants who are able to work effectively with students, faculty, and staff from all backgrounds, including but not limited to: racial and ethnic minorities, women, individuals who identify with LGBTQ+ communities, individuals with disabilities, individuals from lower income backgrounds, and/or first generation college graduates. Applicants should state in their cover letter how their teaching, research, service, and/or life experiences prepare them to advance Dartmouth’s commitments to diversity, equity, and inclusion. We will begin reviewing applications on September 1, 2020. Apply via interfolio: https://apply.interfolio.com/77976

CUSS Digest (August 2020)

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Dear all,

Please find our August digest below.  Contents include:

  1. Community and Urban Sociology Section Newsletter
  2. Virtual Engagement Event
  3. Faculty Position
  4. New Book Announcement

This is my final digest as the chair of the section. It has been a pleasure and honor to serve the section in this role. I look forward to the great work that incoming chair Derek Hyra and the other section officers, council, and committee members will accomplish in the year ahead.

All the best,

Japonica

Japonica Brown-Saracino
Professor of Sociology & WGS

Boston University
Chair, ASA Community and Urban Sociology Section

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