Employment Opportunities
Assistant Professor of Rural Sociology
Employment Opportunities
Friday, February 10, 2017 11:38 AM
Assistant Professor of Rural Sociology
Work Unit: College Of Agricultural Sciences
Department: Agricultural Economics, Sociology, and Education
Job Number: 69056
Date Announced: 02/03/2017 
Closing Date: Open Until Filled 

STARTING DATE:  July 1, 2017 or as negotiated.  

RESPONSIBILITIES:  This is a nine-month, tenure-track position in rural sociology with a 65% research and 35% teaching responsibility and with the possibility of a joint-appointment in Women’s, Gender, and Sexuality Studies.  The successful applicant will be expected to develop a nationally and internationally recognized research program related to gender and agriculture.  Research topics may focus on women and farming, gender and environmental sustainability, international development, gender and food security, gender and agricultural policies or related topics.  The successful candidate will be expected to work in multi-disciplinary teams and secure external funding.  Preference will be given to candidates with the potential to collaborate on outreach programs for women farmers.  Teaching expectations will be three courses per year.  The successful candidate will be expected to teach courses on topics such as gender and agriculture, sociology of agriculture, gender and environment, global feminism, and international development at both the undergraduate and graduate level.  The candidate will have the opportunity to advise graduate students in Rural Sociology and the dual-title Rural Sociology graduate programs with Women’s Studies, International Agriculture and Development, Demography, and Human Dimensions of Natural Resources and the Environment.

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Community & Regional Economics Specialist
Employment Opportunities
Tuesday, January 17, 2017 03:00 PM

The Community & Regional Economics Specialist is responsible for partnering with Purdue University colleagues in the development, adaptation, delivery and evaluation of a core set of research-based economic development-related programs that align with the needs of communities and regions in the state.

 

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Professor and Chair-Sociology, Iowa State University
Employment Opportunities
Monday, December 19, 2016 04:09 PM

View complete details and application instructions at https://www.iastatejobs.com  (Vacancy ID# 600246). Qualifications: Ph.D. in Sociology, Rural Sociology, or Criminology and exemplary record of achievement commensurate with appointment as tenured full professor. Demonstrated skills in leadership, organization and communication; evidence of understanding the land grant mission; and fiscal and personnel management experience. Proposed start date: July 1, 2017. Salary: Commensurate with qualifications. Deadline: Applications will be accepted only by electronic submission and will continue until the position is filled. Application review will begin February 2, 2017. Please direct questions to Dr. Joshua Rosenbloom, Chair, Sociology Search Committee 515-294-1257. Email: jlrosenb@iastate.edu.

Iowa State University is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, age, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, genetic information, national origin, marital status, disability, or protected veteran status, and will not be discriminated against.