Tenure-Track Position in Sociology- Assistant/Associate/Full Professor levels

Faculty of Governance, Economics & Social Sciences - University Mohammed VI

Rabat, Morocco

ID: 7078347
Posted: May 12, 2021
Application Deadline: May 31, 2021

Job Description

Position: Assistant/Associate/Full Professor level
Location: Rabat, Morocco
Salary: Very competitive
Hours: Full-time
Contract type: Tenure-track
Application deadline: May 31, 2021

Mohammed VI Polytechnic University (UM6P) is a recently established non-profit university with an ambition to provide high-quality education in an internationally competitive research environment. Furthermore, it aims to contribute to the development of countries in the Global South – in Africa in particular.

Job Description and Duties: The activity of the professor is divided between teaching and research. Teaching is provided at different levels of higher education, from bachelor to PhD. The professor will be expected to publish regularly in high-ranking academic journals. Personal as well as project-based resources will be allocated to him or her to carry out research falling under the themes of the African Institute for research in economics and social sciences. However, the recruited person must be able to attract external resources to develop the research within the faculty. He or she is also expected to be involved in the administrative activities of the faculty. The status of the position - assistant professor, associate professor, or full professor - will depend on the experience of the candidate.

Qualifications: The candidate must have a PhD and show capacity in teaching and research, in sociology .He or she must have proven experience in the development and implementation of experiments, and in the processing of experimental data. The candidate must have publications in high-ranking journals. The candidate should be able to show that his/her research work can be applied to public policy. Teaching experience in higher education is desired. Competence with Arabic or any Arabic dialect is an advantage for this position, but not required. This position is open to those seeking to spend a sabbatical at UM6P.
Application requirements: the application consists of the following:
 Application Statement (candidates must specify at which level they wish their application to be considered)
 Curriculum Vitae
 Full list of publications
 Copy of the Ph.D. degree
 Previous teaching experience including teaching evaluations and at least one course outline.

Salary and Benefits are very competitive by international (including North American and European) standards, and commensurate with experience. Subject to certain conditions, the University can aid in relocating.

Job location: Our state-of-the-art facilities in the Faculty of Governance, Economics and Social Sciences (FGSES) are in Rabat. The Kingdom’s capital offers easy access to scholars interested in conducting field research in Africa and the Middle East. In addition, Rabat offers a good quality of life, a moderate weather all year round, and direct flights to most African, European, and North American capitals.

Applications must be submitted to: Recruitment.Humanities@um6p.ma , by May 31rst, 2021.

Please attach to your email a single electronic PDF file containing all the above, with the mention “Professor of Sociology” in the subject.

For further information, please contact us: Recruitment.Humanities@um6p.ma

NB: Without a response from us within 4 weeks after the deadline, consider that your application has not been Selected.


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