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We are open to applications from all sub-disciplines of sociology, and at all levels (Assistant/Associate/Full-Professor, and both tenure and teaching track).
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The School of Social Sciences (SOSS), Singapore Management University, invites applications for both tenure-track and education-track positions in Sociology at the Assistant, Associate, or Full Professor rank, to begin in July 2013. Applicants in all areas of Sociology will be considered.
The positions require a doctorate in Sociology by the date of appointment. For the tenure-track positions, we are seeking candidates with a demonstrated record of, or high potential of, scholarly research commensurate with the rank and a strong ability or aptitude to teach undergraduate courses. For the education-track positions, which have a six-course per year teaching load, we are seeking candidates with extensive experiences in teaching a wide range of courses and a strong record of teaching effectiveness and pedagogical innovations.
The SOSS has a strong record of attracting the best students in Singapore and the region. The ideal candidate should be comfortable working in an interdisciplinary environment with faculty members from Psychology, Political Science, Sociology, and the Humanities as immediate colleagues. A research interest in the Asian region will be an advantage. For the tenure-track positions, the teaching load is comparable to many research universities, and research support is excellent. Salary and benefits are highly competitive.
Full evaluation of applications will start 2nd Jan 2013 and on-campus interviews will typically be conducted in the period from January to March 2013. However, submission of applications is open and evaluation will continue until the positions are filled. Applicants for the tenure-track Assistant Professor rank must submit a detailed curriculum vitae, a research statement, and selected publications (at most three). Applicants should arrange for three confidential letters of recommendation to be sent directly to: The Dean’s Office, School of Social Sciences, Singapore Management University, 90 Stamford Road, Level 4, Singapore 178903. Applicants for the tenure-track positions at Associate or Full rank should submit a cover letter, a detailed curriculum vitae, and the contacts of three references. Applicants for the education-track positions must submit a detailed curriculum vitae, a teaching statement, evidences of teaching effectiveness, and the contacts of three references. Preferably, all submission should be in electronic form (Word or PDF file) to the following address: email@example.com. For documents not available in electronic form, hard copies should be sent to the mailing address above. Information about the University and the School can be found at www.socsc.smu.edu.sg.