Job Posting: Tenure-Track Assistant Professor, University of Maryland, Dept. Of Sociology

The Department of Sociology at the University of Maryland-College Park invites applications for a tenure-track Assistant Professor. Area of specialization is open. The University of Maryland is located very close to Washington, D.C. (“inside the beltway”) and thus to a wide variety of research and policy organizations. To apply, candidates must submit a letter of application indicating fit with the department’s strengths; curriculum vitae; a statement of research and teaching interests that highlights substantive and methodological innovations in both research and teaching; a writing sample; and names of three references. Applications will be accepted via the UMD UHR website at (refer to position number 104699) beginning August 14, 2015 and reviews of submitted applications will commence September 30, 2015.


The University of Maryland is an Affirmative Action/equal employment opportunity employer; all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment. The University is committed to a policy of equal opportunity for all persons and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, national origin, physical or mental disability, protected veteran status, age, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, creed, marital status, political affiliation, personal appearance, or on the basis of rights secured by the First Amendment, in all aspects of employment, educational programs and activities, and admissions.

Contact: Karina Havrilla Email: Phone: (301) 405-6394 Fax: (301) 314-6892


2112 Art/Sociology Bldg

College Park MD, 20742-1315