• E- bulletin issue 68, July 2015

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        The members of the Rural Sociological Society were shocked and saddened by the senseless and tragic act of racial hatred that occurred in Charleston, South Carolina on June 17, 2015.  RSS fully endorses the eloquent statement from our colleagues in the Southern Rural Sociological Association, and commit ourselves to join in the conversation [...]

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  • 77th Annual Meeting

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    (note correction at the bottom of this email, regarding AM registration) You are receiving this email because you are listed as the primary author for an abstract or poster submission. If you are still presenting (haven’t withdrawn on your account or via email), we urge you to check the program one last time to ensure [...]

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  • Assistant Professor-Leadership Education at UF/IFAS

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    The Department of Agricultural Education and Communication at the University of Florida seeks applicants for the position of Assistant Professor of Leadership Education. Direct inquiries to Glenn Israel, Professor of Extension Education, at gdisrael@ufl.edu or call 352.273.2586. Position Announcement #0001-3775 – Requisition #492981 Department of Agricultural Education and Communication University of Florida Institute of Food [...]

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  • Assistant Professor of Sociology

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    UNIVERSITY OF WISCONSIN-LA CROSSE: Do you want to share your curiosity for understanding the social world with motivated students? The Department of Sociology invites applicants for a tenure-track, Assistant Professor of Sociology position to begin August 2016. We seek applications from individuals who will hold a Ph.D. in Sociology by time of appointment. Applicants from [...]

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  • Assistant Professor – Human Dimensions of Sustainability

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    The School of Environment and Sustainability (SENS), University of Saskatchewan, invites applications from outstanding scholars for a full-time tenure-track faculty position at the rank of Assistant Professor, in Human Dimensions of Sustainability. The appointment is anticipated to begin on July 1, 2016. The successful candidate will have established him/herself as an upcoming leader in problem-oriented, [...]

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  • Post Doc NRSS Lab, Purdue University

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    Announcing an open position for a Postdoctoral Research Assistant in the Natural Resource Social Science (NRSS) Lab in the Department of Forestry and Natural Resources at Purdue University in West Lafayette, IN.  The NRSS Lab is a highly productive group that primarily focuses on the intersections between water quality, climate change and agriculture in the [...]

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  • Rural Sociologist – The Ohio State University School of Environment and Natural Resources

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    Department:  School of Environment and Natural Resources Position:  Water Social Science Rank:  Associate or Professor Description:  The School of Environment and Natural Resources at The Ohio State University invites applications for a fulltime, 9-month, tenure-track social scientist at the associate professor or professor level. The position is located at OSU’s Wooster campus of the Ohio [...]

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  • Madison College – Sociology Instructor position

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    Job Posting: Full-time Sociology Instructor position to begin August 2016 at Madison College. Madison College is a two-year comprehensive, open-access institution providing a high-quality education to a diverse population, including first-generation college students.  This full-time position requires teaching 4-5 Sociology classes per semester and places primary emphasis on excellence in classroom instruction and a commitment [...]

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  • RSS Election Winners

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    Your RSS 2015-2016 Election winners are below: President: Tom Rudel Vice President: Peggy Petrzelka Council: Shannon Monnat Council: Chelsea Schelly Council: Danielle Berman Nominations Committe Chair: Rebecca Schewe Nominations Committee Chair-Elect: Mary Hendrickson Nominations Committee Position 1: Elizabeth Seale Student Representative: Raeven Faye Chandler        

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  • Berwick Visual Arts residency

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    Opportunity for RSS members with the Berwick Visual Arts residency. Applications are now open for a residency opportunity at the Centre for Rural Economy (CRE) at Newcastle University. The residency offers the successful applicant a short intense period to focus their practice on one area of work or project, with the opportunity to draw on the knowledge [...]

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