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fyi. If interested, it would be good if you would register at the job fair
at the ASAs. Both and I and dept chair, Blair Wheaton, will be there.


  Barry Wellman         Professor of Sociology        NetLab Director
  wellman at

  Centre for Urban & Community Studies          University of Toronto
  455 Spadina Avenue    Toronto Canada M5S 2G8    fax:+1-416-978-7162
             To network is to live; to live is to network

Deadline:                       October 14, 2005

Job Description:                University of Toronto, Sociology, St. George
                                campus downtown

The Department of Sociology, the University of Toronto (St. George campus
downtown), invites applications for a full-time tenure stream appointment
at the Assistant Professor level with primary interest in Social
Networks,starting July 1, 2006. The Department of Sociology has a graduate
and research specialization in the sociology of social networks.
Applicants should have a graduate-level background in Sociology, and
either have a Ph.D. or will have finished the Ph.D. at time of

All variants of network analysis will be considered. We welcome any
additional research and teaching interests that can contribute to our diverse
department. Skills and teaching interests in qualitative methods, quantitative
methods, or theory are especially encouraged.

The University of Toronto is strongly committed to diversity within its
community and especially welcomes applications from visible minority group
members, women, Aboriginal persons, persons with disabilities, members of
sexual minority groups, and others who may contribute to the diversification
of ideas. All qualified candidates are encouraged to apply; however,
Canadians and permanent residents of Canada will be given priority.

The University of Toronto offers the opportunity to teach, conduct
research, and live in a diverse urban area with a strong international
presence. The deadline for submission of applications is October 14, 2005.
Send applications with current Curriculum Vitae, samples of publications
and writing, and evidence of teaching ability and experience to: Chair,
Search Committee in Social Networks, Department of Sociology, University
of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, Canada M5S 2J4. Applicants should ask three
referees to send letters of recommendation under separate cover. Faxes of
letters of recommendation are accepted at 416-978-3963, but must be
followed by hard copies.

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