Professor of Sociology; Quantitative Methods and Social Statistics

University of Laval


Professor of Sociology - Quantitative Methods and Social Statistics
Offer Number : 7006
Posting Period : From 2020-06-10-2020 to 2020-09-11
Place of work : Faculty of Social Sciences, Sociology Department
General Information :

A quality living environment in the heart of Quebec City, Université Laval is a large, comprehensive
university recognized for its culture of excellence in teaching and research.
Université Laval is a French-language, public research university in Quebec City, Quebec, Canada, ranked
among the top 10 Canadian universities in terms of research funding.

Position Description :

The Department of Sociology is announcing the opening of a tenured faculty position in Sociology to
teach quantitative methods of data analysis and social statistics. The candidate must have the ability to
teach sociology at all three cycles and to conduct research in one of the major fields of sociology.
The successful candidate for the position will be hired by Université Laval as a professor in a tenured
position from the date of appointment.

Qualifications :

  • Doctorate completed in sociology or in a relevant discipline;
  • Proficiency in teaching quantitative methods of data analysis, social statistics and sociology at all three levels of study;
  • Teaching experience will be considered an asset;
  • Strong publication record and achievements in research;
  • Ability to teach in French;
  • Good oral and written communication skills in French.

Conditions :

Compensation in accordance with the collective agreement in force.

Application :

Deadline for applications: September 11, 2020, as evidenced by the date on which the application is

Start date: January 1st, 2021 or June 1st, 2021 (to be determined).

Interested individuals are requested to submit their applications, including a letter of intent, a
curriculum vitae, two letters of recommendation and copies of two publications to the attention of the

Director of the Department:

Daniel Mercure, Ph. D.
Department of Sociology

For more information, visit the Department of Sociology website: or the
Université Laval Human Resources website:
Valuing equity, diversity and excellence, Université Laval is strongly committed to provide an inclusive
work and living environment for all its employees. For Université Laval, diversity is a source of wealth,
and we encourage qualified individuals of all origins, sexes, sexual orientations, gender identities or
expressions, as well as persons with disabilities, to apply.

Université Laval also subscribes to an equal access to employment program for women, members of
visible or ethnic minorities, Aboriginal persons and persons with disabilities. Adaptation of the selection
tools can be offered to persons with disabilities according to their needs and in complete
confidentiality. In accordance with Canadian immigration requirements, priority will be given to
qualified individuals with Canadian citizenship or permanent residency.

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