Present Opportunities

Assistant Professor of Sociology: Criminology and/or Law & Society

The Department of Sociology at the University of Wisconsin-Madison, in partnership with the Center for Law, Society, and Justice (CLSJ), invites applications for a tenure-track position at the assistant professor rank specializing in Criminology or Law and Society beginning in August, 2024. The successful candidate will have a tenure home in the Department of Sociology, will teach in Sociology and CLSJ (including a gateway course for CLSJ) and will mentor undergraduate and graduate students, engage in scholarly research, and participate in University and professional service. The successful candidate will be committed to the undergraduate as well as the graduate mission, and will contribute to an inclusive, fair, and equitable environment that fosters engagement and a sense of belonging for faculty, staff, students and members of the broader community.

Read the full position description here. The deadline for assuring full consideration is September 4, 2023; however, the position will remain open and applications may be considered until the position is filled.