Assistant Professor of Women's and Gender Studies
|Institution Type:||College / University|
|Location:||New York, United States|
The Department of Women’s and Gender Studies at Syracuse University invites applications for an assistant professor of Women’s and Gender Studies. We seek an interdisciplinary feminist scholar with a strong record of research and teaching in women’s and gender studies consistent with a tenure track appointment at a research university. Specifically, we invite applications from candidates who specialize in Latina, Chicana, Latin American, and/or indigenous scholarship. Candidates with expertise in feminist, decolonial, queer methods and theories will be given top consideration. Interdisciplinary doctoral training required; Women’s Studies or Interdisciplinary Ph.D. preferred.
The candidate's work should complement the mission, goals, and strengths of the WGS Department at SU. The candidate will be expected to contribute to our core undergraduate and graduate curriculum and to help build a future graduate degree program. Our department is distinguished by its commitment to intersectional, transnational, and interdisciplinary approaches, with an emphasis on issues of race, class, disability, sexuality, and ethnicity as an inherent part of our signature focus on transnational feminist analyses of gender and gender justice.
Interested candidates must apply at www.sujobopps.com (#070809) by completing a faculty application. Candidates must attach a letter of interest, curriculum vita, and one publication or writing sample of no more than fifty pages. Three letters of recommendation are required and will be requested directly from your references through our employment system at the time your application is certified and submitted. Please have an accurate email for each of your references available to enter at the time of your application. Contact search co-chairs, Dr. Chandra Talpade Mohanty (firstname.lastname@example.org) or Dr. Robin Riley (email@example.com) with any questions. We will begin screening applications on November 25, 2013. Position will remain open until filled
The Women's and Gender Studies Department is interested in candidates who have demonstrated commitment to excellence by providing leadership in teaching, research or service towards building an equitable and diverse scholarly environment. Syracuse University is an AA/EOE.
|Primary Category:||Women, Gender, and Sexuality
|Secondary Categories:||Latin American and Caribbean History / Studies