Assistant professor in Sociology
The Department of Sociology and Anthropology at Nazarbayev University invites applications for an Assistant professor position in Sociology, to begin in August 2018. We are looking for candidates who apply quantitative and statistical methods in their research within any area of specialization. Interest in designing and analyzing large scale household surveys and motivation to get involved with local research teams are desired. Successful candidates will have or anticipate a Ph.D. in Sociology, preferably from a leading international university, by August 1, 2018.
Responsibilities include a 2/2 teaching load, research, and departmental and School service. The University offers opportunities for research support.
Please submit your job application by 15 November 2017. Applicants should send a cover letter, CV, teaching and research statements, transcripts, contact information for three referees, and samples of written work to firstname.lastname@example.org.
For inquiries regarding the Assistant Professor in Sociology position, please contact Edwin Sayes at email@example.com.
Nazarbayev University was launched in 2010 as a premier national and regional university, partnering with some of the most internationally recognized names in higher education. The School of Humanities and Social Sciences’ (SHSS) partner is the University of Wisconsin-Madison. Admission to NU is highly competitive, and the student body is selected from the top high schools throughout the country and region. SHSS programs emphasize student-oriented learning, with small class sizes and a student-to-faculty ratio of less than 10:1.
Nazarbayev University offers an attractive benefits package, including competitive compensation; housing based on family size and rank; relocation allowance; air tickets to home country, twice per year; no-cost medical insurance, with global coverage; educational allowance for children.