Assistant Professor of Computational Sociology

Yale University

Description

The Department of Sociology at Yale University intends to make an untenured appointment in the field of computational sociology beginning July 1, 2020. We are seeking applicants that either specialize in computational methods or use computational methods in their substantive area of inquiry. Computational methods are broadly defined to include topic modeling, social networks analysis, agent-based modeling, big data analysis, on-line data collection and experimentation, other computationally-intensive methodological approaches, and innovative uses of data sources and analyses. All substantive specialties are welcome.

Qualifications

Candidates must have a PhD or equivalent at the time of hire.

Application Instructions

Candidates should submit a letter of application; CV; writing sample, and three letters of reference. If you have any questions, please feel free to contact the Dept. of Sociology Chair's Assistant, Lisa Camera at lisa.camera@yale.edu