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Indiana University—Bloomington. The Department of Sociology invites applications for a tenure-track advanced Assistant or Associate Professor with specialization in networks. Candidates with additional expertise in health and genetics are strongly preferred. The appointee will be expected to take an active role in the newly established institute for network science research. Minimum requirements are a PhD in Sociology, demonstrated success in research and obtaining external funding and experience teaching and mentoring graduate students. The ideal candidate will be a catalyst for initiating funded collaborative research projects. Teaching duties include both graduate and undergraduate courses and the candidate will have a major role in the development of a network science curriculum. Applications received before February 7, 2014 are guaranteed full consideration. The position will remain open until filled.

Applicants should send a letter of application describing research and teaching interests, a C.V., and representative publications. Three letters of reference should be sent separately. Interested candidates should review the application requirements and submit their application at: Questions regarding the position or application process can be directed to: Eliza Pavalko, Search Committee Chair, Department of Sociology, Ballantine Hall 744, 1020 Kirkwood Avenue, Bloomington, IN 47405-7103 or email

Materials sent by mail should be sent to Eliza Pavalko, Search Committee Chair, Department of Sociology, Indiana University, Ballantine Hall 744, 1020 Kirkwood Avenue, Bloomington, IN 47405-7103. Indiana University is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer strongly committed to excellence through diversity. Applications from women and minorities are especially encouraged. The University is responsive to the needs of dual-career families.

Postdoc in Race/Ethnicity. The Center for Race and Ethnicity in Society (CRRES) is accepting applications for postdoctoral fellows. Sociologists are strongly encourage to apply. For more information, please see: