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Assistant/Associate Professor job at University College Dublin

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Assistant Professor or Associate Professor in Sociology, University College Dublin, School of Sociology (Permanent - Commencing on 1st September 2020)

Closing date: 17:00hrs (local Irish time) on 10th January 2020

Applications are invited for one permanent post of Assistant Professor or Associate Professor, depending on level of experience. We are seeking candidates who can make a significant contribution in a substantive area of sociology, particularly candidates who specialise in social media or digital sociology from quantitative and statistical perspectives, and who can teach modules in computational sociology.

Assistant Professor Salary Scale: €53,773 - €84,544 per annum.


Associate Professor Salary Scale: €69,865 - €97,595 per annum

The School of Sociology at University College Dublin holds a premier place in the field of sociology in Ireland. It has a longstanding commitment to societally relevant research, interdisciplinary scholarship, and the provision of innovative and dynamic programmes at graduate and undergraduate levels. These programmes are underpinned by an extensive and diverse range of staff specialisms that address the defining issues of the day. Teaching and research in the school generally coheres around the following themes: Comparative Social Change; Health, Wellbeing and Society; Crime, Violence and Conflict; Cultural Sociology; Race, Migration and Decolonial Studies; Demography; Social Network Analysis and Computational Sociology.

Prior to application, further information (including application procedure) should be obtained from the Work at UCD website: