Two Assistant Professor Positions, Florida State University

The Department of Sociology ( invites applications for two tenure track assistant professor positions, effective August 2018. We are looking for scholars with expertise in demography and/or population health. The two positions will contribute to interdisciplinary degree programs in demography and public health, and at least one of the positions is intended to be filled by a scholar who can teach demographic techniques or migration. Candidates’ doctoral degrees may be in Sociology, Demography or a closely related discipline.

Applicants should submit a letter of application indicating their relevant research and teaching interests, a curriculum vitae, and the names and contact information for three references. Materials should be sent in PDF format to with subject line “demography/health search.” Review of applications will begin on October 15, 2017. Questions may be directed to the department chair (

Florida State University is a Carnegie Foundation-classified Research I institution. Among its 42,000 students are 8,500 graduate students pursuing over 200 programs of study. Tallahassee is Florida’s capital city, with a metropolitan population of over 375,000. Its principal employers are state government and three higher education institutions, including an HBCU. Florida State University is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer, and we strongly encourage racial/ethnic minority applicants to apply.