Sciences Po: Assistant Professor (tenure track) in Sociology

Sciences Po is recruiting an assistant professor (tenure track) in sociology with a focus on market techniques.

CSO aims to strengthen its research on the sociology of market techniques (marketing, publicity, sales, merchandising, mediaplanning …), through a critical analysis of the theories, instruments, knowledge forms and effects of these techniques; and via an exploration of the academic disciplines, professional spaces and markets associated with these techniques – along with their evolution since their inception during the inter-war period.

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Candidates must have defended their PhD by the time they apply. 

They should submit their application in electronic form to Olivier Borraz (, director of CSO, before September 30, 2019, with: 
– a cover letter, which includes future research projects; 
– CV and a list of publications; 
– 3 major publications; 
– a syllabus of a course for college or masters’ level, and if available, evaluations of past courses.


The final decision will be made by Spring 2020 at the latest Expected starting date of employment at Sciences Po: September 1st, 2020.