Two Lecturer Positions in Sociology, Middle Tennessee State University

The Department of Sociology and Anthropology at Middle Tennessee State University invites applicants for two full-time, temporary (non-tenurable) Sociology faculty positions at the rank of Lecturer. These are one- year appointments with possible annual renewal for up to three years. Start date for the positions is August 1, 2021. Positions contingent upon funding. We seek … Read more

The Southern Sociologist Volume 52 Number 4 is out now!

The Executive Office is pleased to announce that TSS Volume 52 Number 4 is now available! Volume 52 Number 4 can be found on our website here. Check out this issue to find: a letter from SSS President Adia Harvey Wingfield, a Grad Column piece on the pandemic and job market trends, Lisa Conley writing on … Read more

Instructor of Sociology Position, University of South Carolina Aiken

Instructor of Sociology – Criminology or Criminal Justice (Non tenure-track) The University of South Carolina Aiken (UofSC Aiken) invites applications for an Instructor in Sociology with a focus in criminology or criminal justice. This full-time position is a nine-month, renewable appointment to begin August 16, 2021.  Responsibilities include teaching four courses (12 credit hours) per … Read more

Two Lecturer of Sociology Positions at Georgia State University

The Sociology Department invites applications for two Lecturer positions to teach (primarily) Introduction to Sociology and Introduction to Social Problems, beginning August 2021. In addition to instruction, we expect Lecturers to mentor undergraduate students and participate in departmental governance. These are full-time non-tenure-track teaching positions, with the benefits, rights, and responsibilities of regular faculty and … Read more

Assistant/Associate Professor of Sociology Position: Tennessee State University

Assistant/Associate Professor of Sociology Position: Tennessee State University Tennessee State University invites applications for a tenure-track position at the assistant or associate professor rank in sociology beginning August 2021.  Teaching responsibilities are primarily at the undergraduate level.  The standard teaching load is twelve (12) credit hours per semester.  The most desirable fields include medical sociology, urban sociology, and … Read more

Call for Editors – Social Currents

Social Currents is seeking a new editor or editorial team to begin a three year term that will run from January 1, 2022 – December 31, 2024, with the transition between editorial offices beginning summer 2021. Social Currents is the official journal of the Southern Sociological Society and publishes six issues a year. The journal is a broad-ranging social … Read more

The Southern Sociologist Newsletter is Seeking Submissions

Hello SSS Community! Do you have any news regarding recent publications, awards, nominations, promotions, grants/fellowships, social activism, media appearances, retirement, or any other great professional news? Have it featured in our next TSS newsletter! Please submit your accomplishments this form by Thursday, February 10th! If you have questions, please email me directly at manuel.ramirez@uconn.edu. Best, Manuel A. Ramirez, … Read more

SSS 2021 Goes Virtual!

SSSers.   It is with great excitement that we announce that SSS 2021 will be virtual this year!   At President Adia Harvey Wingfield’s meeting we will collectively wrestle with her deeply relevant theme, “Will America Work? Race, Polarization, and Economic Inequality,” as well as celebrate the work of our members across the breadth and … Read more