Assistant Professor of Sociology Position: The College of Charleston

The Department of Sociology and Anthropology invites applications for a tenure-track position at the Assistant Professor level beginning in August 2021. Successful candidates will have earned a Ph.D. in Sociology by the time of the appointment. We seek a broadly trained sociologist with a specialization related to children and youth. Preference will be given to candidates who can … Read more

2021 Conference Deadline EXTENDED

Dear SSS’ers,   You still have time to submit to our SSS 2021 conference! The new deadline is Monday, November 16th at 11:59pm, EST. To see the call for papers, head over to our Annual Meeting tab.   Questions about the program can be directed to Questions regarding membership can be directed to  

Two Assistant Professor of Sociology Positions: Appalachian State University

The Department of Sociology at Appalachian State University invites applications for two tenure-track, nine-month faculty positions at the rank of Assistant Professor beginning August 2021. Both positions require a PhD in Sociology. Candidates who are ABD will be considered, however the positions require completion of all doctoral requirements in Sociology by the date of appointment. Please note … Read more

Assistant Professor of Sociology Position: University of North Carolina Wilmington

Assistant Professor of Sociology Position: University of North Carolina Wilmington Brief Summary of Work for this Position The College of Arts and Sciences at the University of North Carolina Wilmington is embarking on a (multi-year) cluster hire initiative to hire multiple faculty across a range of disciplines (History, Psychology, Sociology, Criminology, Film Studies, and Religious … Read more

Call for Submissions – The Southern Sociologist Teaching Corner

Call for Submissions – TSS Teaching Corner

Do you have teaching tips, strategies, activities, or tools you want to share?  Write a short column for the Teaching Corner!

Teaching corner offers faculty and graduate students the opportunity to share a short teaching strategy or tool with their peers through the quarterly newsletter of The Southern Sociologist (approximately 1,000 words).

Teaching Corner focuses on effective teaching strategies/methodologies, tools, or activities used in the classroom to engage students. In addition to teaching strategy/methods pieces, the column historically also contained some writings on teaching experiences and departmental teaching-related issues/concerns. This piece can be something you are exploring for later publication in Teaching Sociology or something far less research oriented but still important!

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Assistant Professor Position – University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill

Assistant Professor Position – University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill   Position Type Permanent Faculty Working Title Assistant Professor Appointment Type Tenured/Tenure Track Salary Range Dependent on Qualifications Full-time/Part-time Full-Time Permanent Vacancy ID FAC0003295 Posting Open Date 10/08/2020 Application Deadline 11/09/2020 Open Until Filled Yes Proposed Start Date 07/01/2021   Position Summary The College … Read more