Employment Opportunities
Visiting Professor - Ole Miss
Employment Opportunities
Wednesday, June 02, 2021 03:26 PM

Visiting Assistant Professor of Sociology - University of Mississippi

The Department of Sociology and Anthropology (http://socanth.olemiss.edu) at the University of Mississippi invites applications for the position of a Visiting Assistant Professor of Sociology. This is a one-year, temporary position beginning August 2021. We are seeking a sociologist with a focus on quantitative methods and demography, or related fields. The successful candidate should be able to teach thematic courses in rural population health, the family, introductory demography, and graduate level statistics. Candidates should have an active program of scholarly research, a strong commitment to teaching. Ph.D. (or advanced ABD) in Sociology or related field is required at the time of application. While service, research and teaching will be within the Department of Sociology & Anthropology, a portion of teaching responsibilities will be for the Center for Population Studies. The Department of Sociology and Anthropology offers the BA and MA degrees in Sociology and the Center for Population Studies offers an undergraduate minor in Society and Health. The Center for Population Studies all houses the State Data Center of Mississippi. Interested applicants should apply online at https://careers.olemiss.edu by submitting a letter of interest, curriculum vitae, evidence of teaching effectiveness, and list of references with contact information for three people. If you have any questions, please contact Dr. Anne Cafer, chair of the search committee at [email protected] or (402) 417-6960. Review of applications will begin immediately and will continue until the position is filled. Women and minorities are especially encouraged to apply.


Postdoctoral Fellow in Rural Health Disparities
Employment Opportunities
Monday, April 26, 2021 10:26 AM


The Department of Biobehavioral Health in the College of Health and Human Development at The Pennsylvania State University invites applications for a Postdoctoral Fellow position to be housed in the new Rural Health Disparities Lab to begin in August of 2021. The postdoctoral fellow will work with Dr. Danielle Rhubart on interdisciplinary research projects related to health and aging across rural-urban and within rural contexts. Applicants should have a background and/or interest in health disparities, spatial disparities in health and aging, and/or the social determinants of health, including the built, policy and natural environment. Applicants with interest in rural health disparities are especially encouraged to apply. Approximately 20 percent of the postdoctoral researcher’s time can be spent on their own research.