Faculty Position in Cultural Studies

Faculty Position in Cultural Studies

The Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences at Sabancı University invites applications for a full-time faculty position in Cultural Studies. Rank of appointment is open. Candidates must hold a PhD or be very near to completion in any of the following (or related) fields: Anthropology, Sociology, Cultural Studies or Gender Studies. Areas of specialization are open, but those with expertise in gender studies, migration, law and society, and science and technology studies will be given particular attention.

The successful candidate should have an excellent publication record and demonstrate the ability to teach in an English language academic environment, speak across disciplinary boundaries and have innovative research agendas that will inform the future of the field.

Sabancı University is a private, department-free, innovative academic institution located in one of Europe’s largest and oldest cities, Istanbul. The university is strongly committed to interdisciplinary research and teaching both at the undergraduate and graduate levels. Salary is competitive. Faculty members are provided with excellent support, including health insurance and housing facilities on campus if available or a housing stipend. 

Applicants are asked to complete an online application form through the university website:


For further questions you can contact:

İnci Ceydeli, Faculty Administrative Manager, inci@sabanciuniv.edu.

Review of applications will begin on March 12, 2018 and will continue until the position is filled.