Job Openings

The Department of Sociology at Yale University intends to make an appointment the rank of Assistant Professor (tenure-track) in the field of quantitative sociology.  We seek a candidate working in any substantive area of sociology using quantitative methods. This position’s essential duties include teaching courses related to their substantive area of expertise and/or quantitative social science methods such as data-intensive computational methods, experimental methods, and/or statistical methods.  The start date for the position is July 1, 2024

The appointee must hold a Ph.D. or equivalent degree or have completed all requirements for the Ph.D. by their start date.  

Candidates can submit their information via Interfolio using this link:

Candidates should submit a cover letter, their curriculum vitae, a research statement (with links to their publications), a teaching statement, and a diversity & inclusion statement. Assistant professor candidates should arrange for three referees to upload letters of recommendation by the due date.  A helpful teaching statement should describe the candidate’s teaching experience and explanation of how they could contribute to the curriculum at Yale.

Applications received by October 1, 2023 will receive full consideration.

For any questions please contact Lisa Camera, Chair’s Assistant at

Yale University is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity employer. Yale values diversity among its students, staff, and faculty and strongly welcomes applications from women, persons with disabilities, protected veterans, and underrepresented minorities.