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Post Title: Assistant Professorship in Sociology, Tenure Track
Post Status: Tenure Track*
Department/Faculty: Sociology, School of Social Sciences and Philosophy Trinity College Dublin, the University of Dublin
Location: Trinity College Dublin, the University of Dublin, College Green, Dublin 2, Ireland
Reports to: Head of Department of Sociology and Head of School of Social Sciences and Philosophy
Salary: Appointment will be made on the Lecturer Salary Scale at a point in line with Government Pay Policy [€34,214 to €83,102 per annum]. Appointment will be made no higher than point 8 (i.e. €48,572). http://www.tcd.ie/hr/assets/pdf/monthly_academic.pdf
Hours of Work: Hours of work for academic staff are those as prescribed under Public Service Agreements. For further information please follow the link below: http://www.tcd.ie/hr/assets/pdf/academic-hours-public-service-agreement.pdf
Have an excellent academic record and hold a PhD in Sociology or a cognate discipline;
Have or be willing to acquire an appropriate postgraduate professional qualification in third-level teaching (e.g. by taking the new Trinity College Postgraduate programme in Teaching and Learning in Higher Education for which fees will be paid).
Closing Date: 12 Noon (Irish Standard Time) on Friday, 8th February 2019
*This position is a Tenure Track position which is 5-years in the first instance, permanency is subject to satisfying the tenure requirements.
Interviews for this post are likely to be held on 27th March 2019.
The successful candidate is expected to be in position by the 1st September 2019.
Trinity College Dublin, the University of Dublin, invites applications for a full-time Assistant Professorship in Sociology (any area of specialisation), Department of Sociology, School of Social Sciences and Philosophy.
The successful candidate, will have a PhD in Sociology or a cognate discipline, will be expected to contribute significantly to the research output and teaching programmes (both undergraduate and postgraduate) of the Department. They will have, relative to career stage, a track record in research, including high-impact scholarship and international publications, teaching and supervision at undergraduate and postgraduate level.
Applications are sought from candidates with expertise in quantitative and/or mixed methodologies that align with the priority research areas of the Department as detailed on the departmental website (http://www.tcd.ie/sociology/research/
). We particularly invite applicants with expertise in the area of social networks but applications will be considered from sociologists carrying out high quality research in any substantive field. The appointee will be expected to engage in wider public and policy debates, and to foster collaboration with other Departments in College and external research bodies.
The successful candidate will be expected to be available to discharge the full range of duties associated with this post in teaching, research, administration and contribution to College life and its community over the course of the full calendar year. Trinity College Dublin is an equal opportunities employer and invites applications from all suitably qualified candidates. Trinity College also works to promote work/life balance and facilitates this through College policy and practices.