Instructor of Sociology, School of Humanities and Social Sciences


The Department of Sociology and Anthropology of the School of Humanities and Social Sciences at Nazarbayev University invites applications for an Instructor position in Sociology, to begin in August 2019.  The successful candidate must have at least Master’s Degree in Sociology from recognized Western higher education institution; PhD in Sociology is an advantage. The potential candidate will be able to teach core Sociology courses at the undergraduate level, such as Introduction to Sociology, Quantitative and Qualitative methods, and Sociological Theory. The language of instruction is English. The workload will include four courses each semester (eight courses per year) as well as departmental service.

Applicants should send a cover letter, CV, a copy of diploma and a transcript, names and contact information of two referees, and a sample of academic written work in English to Complete applications must be received by 30 November 2018. It is the responsibility of the applicants to make sure that two letters of recommendation are received before the deadline. Incomplete applications will not be considered. Only short-listed candidates will be contacted.

For inquiries regarding this position, please contact Sofia An at