Assistant Professor, Political Science and Gender and Women's Studies

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Gender and Women’s Studies / Political Science. The Department of Political Science and the Department of Gender and Women’s Studies at Saint Mary’s College invite applications for a tenure-track joint appointment. We seek doctorally-prepared (ABD considered) political scientists who specialize in international relations and could teach courses in international development and/or global political economy. The successful candidate must be qualified to teach courses in Gender and Women’s Studies (as demonstrated by graduate certification or equivalent), with a specialization in transnational feminisms and/or international feminist movements.  Teaching responsibilities include the introductory Gender and Women’s Studies course, the survey course in International Politics, and upper-level courses in international relations and transnational feminisms.  The teaching load is 3:3. Send a letter of application, c.v., graduate transcripts, three letters of reference, and evidence of teaching excellence (e.g. teaching evaluations, statement of teaching philosophy)  to Dr. Amy Cavender, CSC, at [email protected]. Review of applications will begin October 15. Preliminary interviews will be conducted at the National Women’s Studies Association annual conference in November.

Saint Mary’s College, a Roman Catholic women’s college, was founded by the Sisters of the Holy Cross in 1844. Its mission is to educate women in the liberal arts tradition, focusing on intellectual vigor, religious sensibility, aesthetic appreciation, and social responsibility. Saint Mary’s College is an Equal Opportunity Employer. In keeping with the College’s mission, Saint Mary’s is committed to increasing racial and ethnic diversity at all levels – students, faculty, and staff – and seeks applications from candidates who share this commitment.




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Posted: 7/25/2016
Application Due: 9/24/2016
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