Visiting Assistant Professor of Gender & Women's Studies:

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Visiting Assistant Professor of Gender & Women's Studies:

The Saint Mary’s College Department of Gender & Women’s Studies invites applications for a one-year Visiting Assistant Professor position to begin August, 2019 with the ability to teach some combination of the following: Introduction to Gender & Women’s Studies, Transnational Feminisms, and Feminist Methods. The individual in this position will teach three courses per semester based on the needs of the department and the teaching interests of the successful candidate. Candidates who teach and conduct research from a transnational or global perspective are preferred, as are candidates with a background in the social sciences.

A Ph.D. either in Gender and Women’s Studies, or an interdisciplinary or related-field with graduate-level certification or experience in Gender and Women’s Studies will be preferred. Candidates who are A.B.D. will be considered. The successful candidate will contribute to the mission of the college which promotes a life of intellectual vigor, aesthetic appreciation, religious sensibility, and social responsibility. Saint Mary’s College has a mission-driven responsibility to be diverse, inclusive, and equitable. The Department of Gender & Women’s Studies emphasizes excellence in writing and student engagement in research, advocacy, and internships and strong candidates will have an interest in inclusive pedagogy.

Applicants should submit a cover letter which includes a statement of how the candidate addresses their commitment to diversity, vitae, available evidence of teaching success, and three (3) professional references electronically to [email protected] or via U.S. Mail to Dr. Bettina Spencer, Saint Mary’s College, Spes Unica Hall, Box 65, Notre Dame, Indiana 46556. Review of applications will begin 10/22/2018 and continue until the position is filled. Initial interviews will take place at NWSA or via Skype in November 2018.

POSTED: 8-13-18




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Posted: 4/28/2019
Application Due: 7/27/2019
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