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Okay, this offer isn’t exactly for everyone. But if you’re interested and qualified, and want to move to Ontario (it is beautiful, I must say), or you know someone who fits the bill, please respond and/or circulate . . .

July 23, 2008

The Department of Sociology at Brock University is excited to offer an upcoming tenure-track position in Critical Animal Studies.

Assistant Professor Sociology
Posting #:  Fr 29/2008
Posted: Jul 9, 2008
Employment Status:  Probationary Tenure Track
Start: 2009-07-01
Faculty: Faculty of Social Sciences
Department: Sociology

The Department of Sociology at Brock University invites applications for a probationary (tenure track) position at the rank of Assistant Professor, effective July 1, 2009, subject to final budgetary approval.

The successful candidate will have a recently completed Ph.D. in Sociology or related discipline, evidence of successful undergraduate teaching, and an independent research program. Areas of interest may include animal rights, environmental justice, animal exploitation in economic systems, interlocking animal and human oppressions, and cultural politics of animals. Ability to teach research design, methods and/or theory from a critical sociological perspective is an asset.

Applicants should submit by January 15, 2009, a letter of application, accompanied by a curriculum vitae, selected reprints of published work, and three letters of reference to:

Dr. June Corman, Chair
Department of Sociology
Brock University
St. Catharines, Ontario,
L2S 3A1

All qualified candidates are encouraged to apply; however, Canadians and permanent residents will be given priority. Brock University is actively committed to diversity and the principles of Employment Equity and invites applications from all qualified candidates. Women, Aboriginal peoples, members of visible minorities, and people with disabilities are especially encouraged to apply and may choose to identify
themselves as a member of a designated group as part of their application. Candidates who wish to have their application considered as a member of one or more designated groups should fill out the Self-Identification Form available at and include the completed form with their application. More information on Brock University can be found at and on our department at

Application Deadline: Jan 15, 2009

Brock University 500 Glenridge Avenue
St. Catharines, Ontario, Canada
L2S 3A1 Phone: 905-688-5550

Brock University
Linda Landry
Administrative Assistant
Department of Sociology
Brock University,
St. Catharines, ON
L2S 3A1
905 688 5550 Ext 3455

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