The Department of Global and Sociocultural Studies invites applications for a tenure-track Assistant

The Department of Global and Sociocultural Studies invites applications for a tenure-track Assistant Professor position. We seek scholars trained in Sociology, Anthropology, or related disciplines with a focus on international migration. We would be particularly interested in applicants whose work also addresses issues of gender and/or indigenous peoples. Applicants should have an innovative research program and a commitment to outstanding teaching at both the undergraduate and graduate levels. GSS is located within FIU's Steven J. Green School of International and Public Affairs, and brings together faculty from anthropology, geography, sociology, and other social sciences that address themselves to the central mission of the department (see departmental web page here:

Qualified candidates are encouraged to apply and submit by email attachment a cover letter and curriculum vitae, a statement (not longer than 3 pages) describing research interests (including plans for the next 3-5 years), publications, professional accomplishments and teaching experience, and samples of recent scholarship to To receive full consideration, applications and required materials should be received by February 1, 2019. Review will continue until the position is filled.

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If you have not created a registered account, you will be asked to create a username and password for use of the system. It is recommended that you provide an active/valid e-mail account as that will be the main source of communication regarding your status within the process. In order to be considered eligible for the position as an internal candidate, departmental staff must meet minimum requirements of the position, be in good performance standing, and have been continuously employed at the University for at least six months. Before you begin the process, we recommend that you are prepared to attach electronic copies of your resume, cover letter or any other documents within the application process. It is recommended that you combine your cover letter and resume/curriculum vitae into one attachment. Attached documents should be in Microsoft Word or PDF format. All applicants are required to complete the online application including work history and educational details (if applicable), even when attaching a resume.