LECTURER IN GENDER & WOMEN'S STUDIES
JOB NO.: 90214-AS
Work Type: Staff-Part Time
Department: L&S/WOMEN'S STUDIES/WOMENS STU
Employment Class: Academic Staff-Terminal
Position Vacancy ID: 90214-AS
Working Title: Lecturer in Gender & Women's Studies
Official Title: SENIOR LECTURER(D80BN) or LECTURER(D80DN) or ASSOC LECTURER(D80FN)
Hiring Department: A489600-COL OF LETTERS & SCIENCE/WOMEN'S STUDIES/WOMENS STU
Anticipated Begin Date: AUGUST 21, 2017
Term: This position will end on JANUARY 04, 2018.
Advertised Salary: Minimum $34,772 ACADEMIC (9 months)
Depending on Qualifications
Degree and Area of Specialization: Minimum of a Master's Degree in Social Science or Humanities required. Knowledge of LGBTQ (Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender, and Queer) Studies also required. PhD preferred.
Minimum number of years and type of relevant work experience: Previous teaching experience at the college/university level preferred.
Position Summary: Teach Gender and Women's Studies GWS 200 - Introduction to LGBTQ Studies. This course is a multidisciplinary introduction to lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender and queer (LGBTQ) studies, including theories of identity formation, different societal interaction with LGBTQ communities, LGBTQ cultures in history, and contemporary legal and political issues.
Additional Information: There is a possibility this position can be extended in subsequent semesters to teach the course listed on the PVL or similar courses within the department. This position may become renewable if there is a need for an ongoing appointment.
Questions about teaching the course should be directed to the Department Chair, Judith Houck at email@example.com.
Historical course syllabi for the department can be found at: https://womenstudies.wisc.edu/documents/syllabi/syllabilist.html.
Contact: Judith Houck
Relay Access (WTRS): 7-1-1 (out-of-state: TTY: 800.947.3529, STS: 800.833.7637) and above Phone number (See RELAY_SERVICE for further information. )
Instructions to applicants: Applicants should submit one PDF document in this order, via the online application at jobs.wisc.edu:
1) Letter of application that speaks to your qualification(s) and experience to teach this course.
2) 1-3 page course proposal summary that includes: an overview of the content, a statement of the course objectives and some samples of the readings and written assignments.
3) Curriculum Vitae
4) Two letters of recommendation OR have your letters of recommendation sent directly to the hiring administrator: firstname.lastname@example.org by the application deadline.
Additional Link: Full Position Details
NOTE: A Period of Evaluation will be Required
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Advertised: 10 Apr 2017 Central Daylight Time
Application Close: 24 Apr 2017 11:55 PM Central Daylight Time