Academic Openings at the Faculty of Social Science

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Academic Openings in Social Science

Chair, DAN Department of Management & Organizational Studies

Nominations and applications are invited for the position of Chair of the DAN Department of Management & Organizational Studies (known as DAN Management), Faculty of Social Science, at The University of Western Ontario, effective July 1, 2019. The Chair will be appointed at the Full Professor level with tenure. An appointment as Chair will normally be for a five-year term, renewable.


First Nations Studies - Open Appointment in Indigenous Research

Western University invites applications for a probationary (tenure-track) or tenured appointment effective July 1, 2019 (or as negotiated) in the First Nations Studies program, Faculty of Social Science at the rank of Assistant, Associate, or Full Professor. The successful candidate will be hired at a rank appropriate to their level of experience and appointed into the appropriate department within the Faculty of Social Science, in either Political Science, Sociology, or Economics, with a joint appointment in First Nations Studies.


Tenure-Track Faculty, Department of Political Science - focus on Political Theory

The Department of Political Science, at Western University invites applications for a probationary tenure-track position in the field of Political Theory. We expect to hire at the rank of Assistant Professor, but applications from exceptional, experienced candidates at higher academic ranks will be considered
We seek a candidate with substantive research interests in Global Justice or Democratic Engagement who is building an international research profile that will contribute to our existing strengths in these areas. Review of applications will commence on September 30, 2018 and continue until the position is filled. The anticipated start date for this position is July 1, 2019, or as negotiated.


Tenure-Track Faculty, Department of Psychology - focus on Industrial and Organizational (I/O) Psychology

The Department of Psychology at Western University invites applications from exceptional researchers to fill a full-time academic position in the area of Industrial and Organizational (I/O) Psychology. This hire is part of an ongoing intensive recruitment effort of a cluster of over six faculty members in the areas of social, clinical, and industrial/organizational psychology. Depending upon qualifications and experience, the position in I/O Psychology will be either probationary (tenure track) at the rank of Assistant Professor, or, probationary or tenured at the rank of Associate Professor. Applications will be accepted until the positions are filled. Review of applications will begin on September 1, 2018. The anticipated start date for this position is July 1, 2019.

Tenure-Track Faculty, Department of Psychology - focus on Psychopathology and Clinical Science

The Department of Psychology at Western University invites applications from exceptional researchers to fill a full-time academic position in the area of Psychopathology and Clinical Science. This faculty position will contribute to our accredited graduate training in Clinical Psychology, and is part of an intensive ongoing recruitment effort of a cluster of at least six faculty members in the areas of social, clinical, and industrial/organizational psychology over a two-year period. The position will be probationary (tenure track) at the rank of Assistant Professor. Salary will be commensurate with qualifications and experience. Review of applications will begin on September 1, 2018. The anticipated start date for this position is July 1, 2019.

Tenure-Track Faculty, Department of Psychology - focus on Social Psychology

The Department of Psychology at Western University invites applications from exceptional researchers to fill one full-time academic position in the area of Social Psychology. This hire is part of an intensive recruitment effort to hire a group of at least six faculty members in the areas of social, clinical, and industrial/organizational psychology. Successful applicants will join a cluster of research excellence in Social, Social Development, and Personality Psychology. The position is probationary (tenure track), at the rank of Assistant Professor. Salary will be commensurate with qualifications and experience. Applications will be accepted until the positions are filled. Review of applications will begin on September 1, 2018. The anticipated start date for this position is July 1, 2019.


Tenure-Track Faculty, Department of Sociology - focus on Social Stratification and/or Work

Building on our main area of strength in Population Dynamics and Social Inequality, the Department of Sociology at Western, invites applications for a probationary tenure-track faculty position in Social Stratification and/or Work. The deadline for receipt of applications is September 23, 2018.