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Tenure-Track Faculty Positions

Assistant Professor: Race and Ethnicity

The Department of Sociology at San Diego State University invites applications for a tenure-track (assistant professor) position in the area of Sociology of Race and Ethnicity with a focus on Latinx and/or Black communities in the United States, to begin Fall 2023. Applicants must hold a Ph.D. in Sociology or a related field by the time of appointment. We seek candidates with a strong record in teaching effectiveness and scholarly achievement/productivity (relative to career stage). Strong preference will be given to those with expertise in critical race theory, intersectionality, and other contemporary theories of race and ethnicity. We prefer candidates who show a commitment to teaching a variety of courses at the undergraduate and graduate level and who have experience working with underrepresented students. We further seek a scholar with evidence of commitment to community-based, anti-racist work.

Review of applications will begin Friday, September 16.  Apply at

Temporary Faculty Positions

The San Diego State University Department of Sociology maintains an open “pool” of applications for temporary faculty positions and reviews this pool on an as-needed basis to identify qualified applicants for available instructional work. 

If you are interested in the position, apply online