Job Opening: Visiting Assistant Professor of Sociology / Assistant Director of CRGE

Job Opening: Visiting Assistant Professor of Sociology who will also serve as Assistant Director of the Center on Religion and the Global East, to begin on July 1, 2022, for up to 3 years. We are specifically interested in candidates who have experience in East Asia and proficiency in one of the East Asian languages (Japanese, Korean, and Chinese) is preferred. This position requires a Ph.D. in sociology or a closely related field at the time of employment. It also requires expertise training or research experience in one or more of these fields: comparative historical studies, GIS, and survey research. Candidates must have the ability to work in the US without immigration sponsorship from Purdue University. Screening of applications will begin on January 31, 2022, but applications received after this date may be accepted until the position is filled. For additional information, contact the Search Chair, Dr. Fenggang Yang (
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