The University of North Texas Department of Sociology invites applications for an assistant professor position. The position is a 9-month appointment with a 2-2 course load beginning September 1, 2019. The area of specialization is open with a preference for candidates with expertise in immigration. Salary and benefits are competitive. Please direct any inquiries to the search committee chair Dr. Gabe Ignatow at firstname.lastname@example.org. With 38,000 students, the University of North Texas is the nation's 25th largest public university and is ranked among the nation's 115 top-tier research universities in the Carnegie Classification of Institutions of Higher Education. Information about the sociology department can be found at sociology.unt.edu. The University of North Texas System and its component institutions are committed to equal opportunity and comply with all applicable federal and state laws regarding nondiscrimination and affirmative action. The University of North Texas System and its component institutions do not discriminate on the basis of race, color, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, religion, national origin, age, disability, genetic information, or veteran status in its application and admission processes, educational programs and activities, and employment practices. A PhD in sociology is required, although highly qualified ABD candidates will be considered.