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7858 Faculty Position in Sociology, HKUST


The Division of Social Science at The Hong Kong University of Science and Technology seeks to fill one position in Sociology.  The University is an English-speaking research university with international faculty.  The Division of Social Science is highly ranked internationally.  We invite applications for Assistant Professor rank.  Appointment at the Associate Professor/Full Professor rank may also be considered for candidates with outstanding academic credentials and international recognition.  Candidates may work in any of the major areas in Sociology. Applicants who work on cross-disciplinary topics with other social science subjects, and/or who may contribute to the development of computational or quantitative social science in the Division are especially welcome. 

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Applicants should have a PhD degree in hand by the time of employment. Teaching will be at both the undergraduate and graduate levels. 

Application Instructions
Applicants should send a letter of interest, curriculum vitae, research statement, teaching statement, a sample publication, and teaching records electronically via Interfolio.   Associate (untenured)/Assistant Professor applicants should arrange for 3 letters of recommendation to be sent via interfolio.  For tenured positions, references will be solicited only after both sides agree to proceed with the process of appointment. 

Review of applications will start on 13 September 2022 and the search will continue until the position is filled. 
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