Faculty Position in Gender Studies and Migration Studies at Koç University

Deadline: 15 March 2015
Open to: holders of a PhD in social sciences
Remuneration: salary is commensurate with qualifications and experience


Koç University is a private, nonprofit institution located in Istanbul, Turkey, committed to the pursuit of excellence in both research and teaching. The Department of International Relations and the Department of Sociology at Koç University are offering two full time faculty positions starting in September 2015. With the possibility of joint appointment in both departments,one of these positions is allocated for candidates specializing in Gender Studies and the other position is allocated for candidates specializing in Migration Studies. The University hosts a number of acclaimed research centers, including Migration Research Center (MiReKoç) and Center for Gender Studies (KOÇKAM). Interested candidates would be expected to contribute according to their area of expertise.


In order to be eligible for the position candidates should have a Ph.D. in social sciences prior to the time of appointment in September 2015, a record of demonstrated research accomplishments, and reputation commensurate with rank.


Salary is commensurate with qualifications and experience.


Interested candidates should send the following documents in a single electronic pdf file:

  • Curriculum vitae;
  • Cover letter;
  • Relevant sample work;
  • Summary statement of research and teaching;
  • Three letters of reference.

All documents must be submitted to:  vertugrul@ku.edu.tr.

The deadline for applications is 15 March 2015.

For further information please visit the official call.

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