Visiting Assistant Professor of Women's and Gender Studies Department

Lewisburg, Union County
Mar 15, 2014

Job Summary

The Women's and Gender Studies Department at Bucknell University invites applications for a one-year visiting assistant professor of Women's and Gender Studies, beginning in August 2014, specializing in queer studies with strong preference for an additional specialty in race/ethnicity and sexuality in the U.S. Teaching load will be 3-3. Ph.D. or ABD status by time of appointment is required. The successful candidate will teach a broad survey course in Women's and Gender Studies as well as courses in queer studies and in candidate's area of specialization.

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Candidates should submit a letter of application, a curriculum vitae, a statement reflecting on how a commitment to diversity influences the candidate's teaching (Other Document 1), and three letters of reference. Review of applications will begin on March 25, 2014, and will continue until the position is filled. The chair of the search committee is Sheila Lintott, Chair, Department of Women's and Gender Studies and Associate Professor of Philosophy, Bucknell University, Lewisburg PA 17837; Bucknell University seeks to attract an active, culturally and academically diverse faculty of the highest caliber.

Bucknell University is strongly and actively committed to diversity within its community and therefore especially encourages applications from candidates who would contribute to this commitment.

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Minimum Qualifications

ABD or PhD in relevant area, ability to teach queer studies.