Open Position I: Assistant Professor in Sociology / Demography
The Department of Sociology at Boğaziçi University invites applications for an Assistant
Professor Faculty Position in the field of Demography to begin in Spring 2023 or Fall
The postholder must have a PhD in Sociology or Demography at the time of
appointment. We are looking for someone with a strong foundation in quantitative
methods and social analysis, a documented publication record commensurate to
experience, and a well-developed agenda for future research as well as teaching
experience in English. We are particularly interested in candidates who have a
methodological specialization in survey or demographic methods as well as an
expertise in at least one of the following substantive areas: migration and mobility;
medical sociology, and family demography.
We are an interdisciplinary department with diverse interests and methodologies. In
addition to sociology, our faculty members’ research interests lay in wide-ranging,
related disciplines such as anthropology, demography, history, political science, and
Our department is strongly committed to equality and values diversity. Therefore, we
encourage and welcome applications from women, members of minority groups,
individuals with disability, and scholars at risk. Moreover, English is the language of
instruction at Boğaziçi University, and non-Turkish speaking candidates will equally be
Interested applicants should send the following documents to
Curriculum Vitae
Letter of Interest
Research Statement
Teaching Statement
Two Academic References
Candidates are asked to mention in their applications their preferred starting date.
Candidates without a PhD should include their expected date of graduation. All
application materials should be submitted in English. Incomplete applications will not be
All application materials should be sent by June 1st, 2022.
Please direct any inquiries to