UCSD: Sociology, International Migration, Assistant Professor


Assistant Professor
Sociology (International Migration)


APPLICATION: April 5, 2023 through Tuesday, Sep 5, 2023 at 11:59pm (Pacific Time)

Salary range: A reasonable salary range estimate for this position is $70,900 - $92,800. The posted UC Academic salary scales set the minimum pay as determined by rank and/or step at appointment. See the following table(s) for the salary scale(s) for this position. The base salary range, from the salary table(s), for this position is $70,900 -$92,800. “Off-scale salaries” and other components of pay, i.e., a salary that is higher than the published system-wide salary at the designated rank and step, are offered when necessary to meet competitive conditions, qualifications, and experience. Additional UCSD salary information is available here.

The Department of Sociology (https://sociology.ucsd.edu) invites applications for a tenure-track position at the Assistant Professor level. We are inviting applications from scholars specializing in international migration. We are committed to academic excellence and diversity within the faculty, staff, and student body and welcome applicants who study societies in any region of the world, including those with expertise and can teach courses in Chicanx and Latinx Studies (CLS) and Latin American Studies (LAS) Applicants will be expected to teach courses and mentor at both the graduate and undergraduate levels. We invite applicants of a wide variety of theoretical and methodological approaches to join our ranks with an innovative research program and commitment to outstanding teaching.

Applicants must have strong research accomplishments and have experience or a willingness to participate in teaching, mentoring, research or service towards building an equitable and diverse scholarly environment.

For applicants interested in spousal/partner employment, please visit the UCSD Partner Opportunities Program website: https://aps.ucsd.edu/recruitment/pop/.

Basic qualifications (Required at Time of Application)
Applicants who are ABD in Sociology or related field.
Additional qualifications (Required at Time of Start)
A completed PhD by the time of the position start date, in Sociology or related field.


  • Document requirements
  • Curriculum Vitae - Your most recently updated C.V.
  • Cover Letter
  • Statement of Research
  • Statement of Teaching
  • Statement of Contributions to Diversity - Applicants should summarize their past or potential contributions to diversity. See our Faculty Equity site for more information.
  • Sample of written work

Reference requirements

  • 3-5 letters of reference required

Apply link: https://apol-recruit.ucsd.edu/JPF03526
Help contact: b1guzman@ucsd.edu

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