School of Humanities
Gender, Sexuality, and Law
The Department of Women´s Studies at the University of California, Irvine, announces an opening for an open-rank professorship in critical studies of gender, sexuality, and law. Area of specialization is open, but preference will be given to candidates whose research complements existing departmental strengths in feminist transnational studies, race, and sexuality. Possible fields of expertise include, but are not limited to, feminist legal studies, social justice movements, labor and migration, political economies, transgender studies, bioethics, and international humanitarianism. Successful candidates should demonstrate ability to teach a range of introductory and advanced courses across our innovative and interdisciplinary curriculum.
The Women's Studies Department at UC Irvine currently offers a B.A. degree in Women's Studies, an undergraduate minor in Women’s Studies, an undergraduate minor in Queer Studies, a joint PhD in Culture & Theory, and a Graduate Emphasis in Feminist Studies awarded in conjunction with the Ph.D. or M.F.A. in the Arts, Humanities, Social Sciences, Natural Sciences, Engineering, Law, Business, Criminology, Nursing, Medicine, and Informatics.
Application Procedure - Please apply online at https://recruit.ap.uci.edu/ and submit a cover letter, current CV, a writing sample, and three letters of reference.
To ensure full consideration, completed application should be submitted by December 1, 2013.
POSITION BEGINS July 1, 2014
The University of California, Irvine School of Humanities is an equal opportunity employer committed to excellence through diversity and strongly encourages applications from all qualified applicants, including women and minorities. UCI is responsive to the needs of dual-career couples, is dedicated to work-life balance through an array of family-friendly policies, and is the recipient of an NSF Advance Award for gender equity.
Post: 11/01-2013, Close: 12/01-2014