Job Posting: Visiting Faculty Position in Sociology of Organizations at Brown University

Position description:  The Sociology Department of Brown University seeks applications for a Visiting faculty member in the area of the Sociology of Organizations, to begin 1 July, 2017.  The rank of appointment will be commensurate with the candidate’s experience and standing.  Applicants at the rank of Visiting Assistant Professor must have a PhD in hand by 1 August, 2017. We welcome applicants from a broad array of social science disciplines who can contribution to curricular needs in Brown’s undergraduate program in Business, Entrepreneurship and Organizations (BEO), particularly the BEO track of Organization Studies.

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Job Posting: Senior-Level Faculty Position at Brown University

The Brown University Department of Sociology seeks applications for an appointment at the rank of Associate or Full Professor of Sociology, to begin July 1, 2017, for a scholar with a specialization in the area of organizational studies and entrepreneurship. Within this focus, we particularly seek candidates who conceive their work broadly, and whose work contributes to the larger discipline of sociology. The new faculty member will join a growing community of scholars associated with Brown’s newly created Jonathan M. Nelson Center for Entrepreneurship and will participate actively in teaching undergraduates interested in organizational studies and entrepreneurship. A successful candidate must have an outstanding record of scholarly achievement, a proven record of research funding, and demonstrated excellence in undergraduate and graduate teaching and advising.

Candidates should submit: (1) a cover letter describing research completed and planned, (2) a curriculum vitae, and (3) the names of five references who would be contacted at the appropriate time by the search committee. To receive full consideration applications must be received by October 15, 2016. Applications will be accepted until the position is filled or the search is closed. Brown is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer, and women and minorities are enthusiastically encouraged to apply. Send materials to: