Assistant Professor of Public Policy and Women's, Gender, and Sexuality Studies

Location
Washington, D.C.
Posted
Jul 02, 2017
Institution Type
Four-Year Institution


I. RECRUITMENT PLAN

Posting Number: F001011 Academic Title: Assistant Professor of Public Policy and Women's, Gender, and Sexuality Studies Rank: Administrative Title: Assistant Professor Discipline Social Sciences Specialty: Contract Type: Tenure Track Required Licenses/Certifications and other Specific Requirements: Criminal History Screening, Education/Degree/Certifications Verification, Social Security Number Trace, and Sex Offender Registry Search Proposed Start Date: 08/01/2017 Full-Time/Part-Time: Full-Time Position Description Summary:

The George Washington University Women's, Gender and Sexuality Studies (WGSS) Program and the Trachtenberg School of Public Policy and Public Administration (TSPPPA) seek to hire a gender policy scholar for a joint appointment, full-time tenure-track position in the Trachtenberg School at the beginning to advanced Assistant Professor rank to begin as early as fall, 2017. Teaching and service will be evenly allocated between WGSS and TSPPPA. The successful candidate will complement existing research and teaching strengths in global feminisms and/or intersectionality to potentially include gender and economic policy, feminist economics, poverty, health policy, immigration, labor, LGBT policy issues, or incarceration.

Specific Duties and Responsibilities: Minimum Qualifications:

Applicants must have a doctoral degree (granted or in-hand by time of appointment) in a relevant social science field such as public policy, public administration, political science, economics, sociology, or other social science and be able to teach one or more core courses in both WGSS and TSPPPA programs. We seek scholars with strong methodological skills and a profile of high quality existing research or demonstrated potential for such research in gender and public policy that will support the missions of the WGSS Program and the Trachtenberg School.

Advertised Salary: Other Benefits: Other Information: Special Instructions to Applicants:

To apply please complete an online faculty application at http://www.gwu.jobs/postings/37760 and upload a letter indicating research and teaching interests and qualifications and preferred fields/courses, a curriculum vitae, graduate school transcript, a statement of research and teaching interests, course syllabi and course evaluations (if available), sample publications or writing, and arrange for three academic letters of recommendation to be emailed to WGSS_SEARCH_GWU@gwu.edu. Review of applications will begin December. 3, 2016 and continue until the position is filled. Only complete applications will be considered. Informational interviews may take place at the fall APPAM research conference.

Department Link: Posting Close Date: Open Until Filled: Yes Background Screening Successful Completion of a Background Screening will be required as a condition of hire. EEO Statement:

The university is an Equal Employment Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer that does not unlawfully discriminate in any of its programs or activities on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability, veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, or on any other basis prohibited by applicable law.

Quick Link http://www.gwu.jobs/postings/37760
Posting Specific Questions
Required fields are indicated with an asterisk (*).
  1. * Will you have a doctoral degree in a relevant social science field such as public policy, public administration, political science, economics, sociology, or other social science at the time of the appointment?
    • Yes
    • No
  2. * Are you a scholar with strong methodological skills and a profile of high quality existing research or demonstrated potential for such research in gender and public policy that will support the missions of the Women's, Gender, and Sexuality Studies Program and the Trachtenberg School of Public Policy and Public Administration?
    • Yes
    • No
  3. * Do you have the ability to teach one or more core courses in both the WGSS and TSPPPA programs?
    • Yes
    • No




Applicant Documents
Required Documents
  1. Curriculum Vitae
  2. Cover Letter
  3. Transcript
  4. Sample Publications
  5. Statement of Teaching and Research Interest
Optional Documents
  1. Other Documents Refer to Special Instructions to Applicants
  2. Course Evaluations or Summaries

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