The College of Social & Behavioral Sciences at UMass Amherst is proud to have a dedicated, passionate, and diverse community of faculty and staff. We are currently hiring for the positions below, and look forward to hearing from you!
For a list of all open positions at UMass and SBS, please visit the UMass Human Resources webpage.
Manager of Communication, Events and Alumni Relations
Manage and produce print, web and social media communication leading to the advancement of the strategic goals of the journalism department. Also responsible for developing and implementing a wide variety of student and alumni events and Alumni Relations. This is a 12 month, 70% time position.
Assistant Professor, Sociology & School of Public Policy
This position is set to begin in September 2018. Seeking a candidate whose research is informed by organizational studies/theory and relates to areas of interest within sociology, public policy, public management or nonprofit management. A completed PhD in Sociology, Public Policy, Management, Organization Theory or a related discipline is required by the start of the appointment.
Assistant Professor of Health Communication, Communication Department
Economics/School of Public Policy - Assistant Professor
The Economics Department and the School of Public Policy at the University of Massachusetts Amherst invite applications for a joint tenure-system appointment at the rank of assistant professor. Under exceptional circumstances, candidates at other ranks may receive consideration. Fields are open, and candidates should have a knowledge of and interest in public policy in their field. In particular, we encourage applications from candidates in the Political Economy of Health, Health Care, Public Health, Environmental Equity, and other health-related fields that have relevance for public policy . Our faculty employ heterodox and mainstream approaches.