Jobs/Opportunities

FREE listings for jobs and opportunities of interest to sociologists.

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MSS Volunteer Opportunities

Members of MSS may self-nominate for MSS committees by emailing the Executive office with your name, contact information and committee interest. Appointments will be finalized at the Fall board meeting. All appointments are made by the current MSS Board President.

Members interested in nominating themselves or others for elected seats on the MSS Board of Directors (President, State Director, or At-Large Director) may contact the Executive office with your name, contact information and the nominee’s name and contact information. Nominations will be submitted to the Nominations and Elections committee for review. Please confirm the nominee’s interest prior to submitting names.


Jobs / Academic Positions

Institution: Louisiana State University

Position: tenure-track Assistant Professor in Sociology - Environmental Sociology and/or Sociology of Health

Starting Date: August 1, 2020

Learn more about this posting or apply for the position here.

A complete, printable posting can be found here.

 -posted through January 1, 2020


Institution: University of North Carolina Wilmington

Position: tenure-track Assistant Professor in Criminology

Starting Date: August 1, 2020

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A complete, printable posting can be found here.

 -posted through November 1, 2019


Institution: University of North Carolina Wilmington

Position: tenure-track Assistant Professor in Sociology

Starting Date: August 1, 2020

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A complete, printable posting can be found here.

 -posted through November 1, 2019


Institution: University of Kansas

Position: tenure-track Assistant Professor in the Sociology of Race and Ethnicity

Starting Date: August 1, 2020

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A complete, printable posting can be found here.

 -posted through January 1, 2020


Institution: University of Tennessee

Position: Assistant Professor in the area of political economy

Starting Date: August 1, 2020

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A complete, printable posting can be found here.

 -posted through December 20, 2019


Institution: University of Tennessee

Position: Assistant Professor in the area of environmental sociology

Starting Date: August 1, 2020

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A complete, printable posting can be found here.

 -posted through December 20, 2019


Institution: University of Memphis

Position: Tenure-track Professor

Starting Date: Fall 2020

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A complete, printable posting can be found here.

 -posted through November 1, 2019


Institution: Furman University, Department of Sociology

Position: Tenure-track professorship at the rank of Assistant, Associate or Full 

Starting Date: Fall 2020

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A complete, printable posting can be found here.

 -posted through October 31, 2019


Institution: Virginia Tech

Position: Full-time, 12-month, tenure-track position as Department Chair in the Department of Sociology 

Starting Date: Fall 2020

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A complete, printable posting can be found here.

 -posted through October 1, 2019


Institution: St. Norbert College

Position: Full-time tenure-track Assistant Professor of Sociology

Starting Date: Fall 2020

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A complete, printable posting can be found here.

 -posted through October 31, 2019


Institution: University of Richmond's Jepson School of Leadership Studies

Position: Full-time tenure-track social scientist position at the rank of Assistant Professor

Starting Date: Fall 2020

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A complete, printable posting can be found here.

 -posted through October 31, 2019


Institution: Waldorf University, Dept of Criminal Justice

Position: Full-time tenure-track faculty position

Starting Date: Fall 2019

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A complete, printable posting can be found here.

 -posted through September 30, 2019


Institution: University of South Alabama, Dept of Sociology, Anthropology and Social Work

Position: Full-time (9-month) tenure-track faculty position in Sociology at the rank of assistant or associate professor

Starting Date: August 15, 2020

Learn more about this posting or apply for the position here.

A complete, printable posting can be found here.

 -posted through November 15, 2019


 

Other Opportunities 

CALL FOR PAPERS

The Society for Applied Anthropology (SfAA) invites abstracts (sessions, papers and posters) for the Program of the 80th Annual Meeting in Albuquerque, NM, March 17-21, 2020.  The theme of the Program is “Cultural Citizenship and Diversity in Complex Societies.”
The Society is a multi-disciplinary association that focuses on problem definition and resolution.  We welcome papers from all disciplines.  The deadline for abstract submission is October 15, 2019.  For additional information on the theme, abstract size/format, and the meeting, please visit our web page (www.sfaa.net/annual- meeting/).
CALL FOR PAPERS

Journal of Education & Social Policy

ISSN: 2375-0782 (Print), 2375-0790 (Online)

DOI: 10.30845/jesp

Journal of Education & Social Policy (JESP) is an open access, peer reviewed, and fully refereed international academic journal published by Center for Promoting Ideas (CPI), USA. The main objective of JESP is to provide a platform for the international scholars, academicians and researchers to share the contemporary thoughts in the fields of education and social policies. JBEP aims to promote policy development in education and thus become the leading international journal in education in the world. 

The journal publishes research papers in the all the fields of education and social policy stated below: 

Education: Elementary Education, Secondary Education, Health Promotion, Minor Education Studies, Special Education, Nutrition Education, Bilingual Education, International Training And Education, Learning Disabilities, Teaching, Peace And Conflict Resolution, Curriculum And Instruction, Experiential Learning, Social Justice And Urban Education, Psychology Of Education, Technology In Education, Gender And Cultural Diversity In School, Comparative And International Education, Cultural Factors In Higher Education, Education And Social Change, Children's Literature, Language And Literacy Learning, Education And Public Policy, Leadership Skills, Classroom Management, Legal Issues In Education, Student Teaching, and so on. 

Social Policy: Human Rights, Social Work, Social Welfare, Gender, Women’s Studies, Religion, Welfare State, Social Security, Unemployment Insurance, Environmental Policy, Economic Policy, Human Behavior, Pensions, Health Care, Social Housing, Social Care, Child Protection, Social Exclusion, Education Policy, Crime and Criminal Justice and so on. 

The journal is published in both print and online. 

JESP publishes original papers, review papers, conceptual framework, analytical and simulation models, case studies, empirical research, technical notes, and book reviews. Special Issues devoted to important topics in education will occasionally be published.  

JESP is indexed with and included in Cabell’s, EBSCO, Ulrich’s, DRJI, InfoBase Index, and Gale. Moreover the journal is under the indexing process with ISI, ERIC, DOAJ, Scopus, and Econlit. 

JESP is inviting papers for Vol. 6 No. 4 which is scheduled to be published on December 31, 2019. Last date of submission: September 30, 2019. However, an early submission will get preference in case of review and publication process. 

Send your manuscript to the editor at [email protected]  

For more information, visit the official website of the journal www.jespnet.com 


CALL FOR PAPERS

Journal of Sociology and Social Work

ISSN: 2333-5807 (Print) 2333-5815 (Online)

Journal of Sociology and Social Work is a scholarly international journal in its fields. The journal remains a leading voice for analysis and research in the social sciences. The journal welcomes research papers from all areas of sociology, with an emphasis on theory building and innovative methods. AJS strives to speak to the general sociological reader and is open to sociologically informed contributions from anthropologists, statisticians, economists, educators, historians, and political scientists. The journal also publishes articles that promote, debate and analyze current themes and issues in social work theory, research, policy and practice. The journal follows double-blind peer review process.

The journal is published by the American Research Institute for Policy Development that serves as a focal point for academicians, professionals, graduate and undergraduate students, fellows, and associates pursuing research throughout the world.

The interested contributors are highly encouraged to submit their manuscripts/papers to the executive editor via e-mail at [email protected]. Please indicate the name of the journal (Journal of Sociology and Social Work) in the cover letter or simply put ‘Journal of Sociology and Social Work’ in the subject box during submission via e-mail. 

The journal is Abstracted/Indexed in CrossRef, CrossCheck, Cabell's, Ulrich's, Griffith Research Online, Google Scholar, Education.edu, Informatics, Universe Digital Library, Standard Periodical Directory, Gale, Open J-Gate, EBSCO, Journal Seek, DRJI, ProQuest, BASE, InfoBase Index, OCLC, IBSS, Academic Journal Databases, Scientific Index.

E-Publication FirstTM is a feature offered through our journal platform. It allows PDF version of manuscripts that have been peer reviewed and accepted, to be hosted online prior to their inclusion in a final printed journal. Readers can freely access or cite the article. The accepted papers are published online within one week after the completion of all necessary publishing steps.

DOI® number: Each paper published in Journal of Sociology and Social Work is assigned a DOI® number, which appears beneath the author's affiliation in the published paper. 

JSSW is inviting papers for Vol. 7, No. 2. The online publication date is December 31, 2019. Submission Deadline: September 30, 2019.  

For any additional information, please contact with the executive editor at [email protected]