Jobs/Opportunities

FREE listings for jobs and opportunities of interest to sociologists.

  1. Please send description, as a Word document or pdf, by email to MSS Executive Office.
  2. In the subject line, please indicate “MSS Online Ad”.
  3. In the body of the email, please indicate ad start date and end date. If no date is provided, the ad will be posted as soon as possible and remain active for 3 months from posting.


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

Employer: City of Rock Island, IL

Position: Consultant, Community Needs Assessment

Starting Date: see attached

A complete, printable posting can be found here.

-posted through June 27, 2019

 

Institution: Furman University, Dept of Sociology

Position: 1-year Visiting Instructor

Starting Date: Fall 2019

A complete, printable posting can be found here.

 -posted through June 18, 2019


Institution: Elmhurst College, Dept of Sociology and Criminal Justice

Position: 1-year Visiting Assistant Professor

Starting Date: Fall 2019

Learn more about this posting here.

 -posted through June 15, 2019


Institution: Waldorf University, Dept of Criminal Justice

Position: Full-time tenure-track faculty position

Starting Date: Fall 2019

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

A complete, printable posting can be found here.

 -posted through August 1, 2019


 

Other Opportunities 

Announcing a Call for Proposals for the 22nd Conference on the Small City & Regional Community:
This year’s conference will take place on October 16-17, 2019, at the University of Wisconsin-Stevens Point.  The theme for consideration will be Population Dynamics: Implications for Small Cities, Towns, and Rural Areas. Conference organizers are seeking proposals focusing on topics including health care, family life, environmental sustainability, education, community economics, workforce development, local government, criminal justice, ethnic and race relations, politics and elections, housing, land use, and civic engagement—all in relation to population changes in micropolitan areas. The extended deadline for proposal submissions is June 30, 2019. Those interested may contact the UWSP Center for the Small City to discuss proposal ideas or other inquiries. Proposals and inquiries may be sent to [email protected] or [email protected].