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Title: Assistant Professor in Sociology
Post Status: Permanent (subject to probation)
Department/Faculty: Department of Sociology
Reports To: Head of the School and Head of Discipline
Location: 3 College Green, Dublin 2
Salary: Appointment will be made on the Lecturer Merged Salary Scale at a point in line with Government Pay Policy (range €32,450 - €46,615 per annum)
Closing Date: 12 Noon on Wednesday, 21 December 2016

Post Summary

The Department of Sociology, School of Social Sciences and Philosophy, Trinity College Dublin, is seeking to appoint an Assistant Professor in Sociology to commence on the 1st September 2017. The Department of Sociology is expanding and investing for the future and is looking for a rigorous, theoretically informed empirical sociologist who can work in the multi-disciplinary School of Social Sciences and Philosophy. All specialisms will be considered but preference will be given to candidates whose interests align with the Departments existing strengths:

• employment, education and stratification
• migration, integration and identities
• power, conflict and resistance
• social network analysis and digitalisation

Candidates should be able to teach a module in research design and methods, including qualitative and quantitative methods, to post-graduate level. Most of all, the Department is seeking an individual with vision and enthusiasm, a genuine commitment to the vital roles of teaching and research, including a flair for innovation in course design and teaching methods. Candidates must have an established record of rigorous and insightful research and clear potential to develop an impactful research programme and publication profile.


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Associate Professor, Department of Sociology

Director, M Phil in Race, Ethnicity, Conflict

Principal Investigator, Gaming for Peace H2020 Project, September 2016- February 2019

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