The Smith College Program for the Study of Women and Gender invites applications for a two-year, non-tenure-track position as lecturer in queer studies and/or race, gender, film and visual culture.
The Smith College Program for the Study of Women and Gender invites applications for a two-year, non-tenure-track position as lecturer in queer studies and/or race, gender, film and visual culture. Successful candidates will be prepared to offer courses at the intermediate and advanced levels in one of these areas as well as to participate in teaching the Program’s interdisciplinary introductory course. Successful candidates will demonstrate research and teaching commitments to understanding the intersection of gender with race, class, and sexuality. Priority will be given to candidates with a Ph.D. in Women’s and Gender Studies, or in any of the fields identified above, if combined with a graduate certificate or the equivalent in women’s or gender studies. Prior interdisciplinary teaching experience is expected, including an introduction to women’s or gender studies.
Submit application at https://secure.interfolio.com/apply/21300  with letter of application, curriculum vitae, statement of research and teaching interests, and three confidential letters of recommendation. Questions regarding the search should be directed to Professor Martha Ackelsberg, Chair of Search Committee, Program for the Study of Women and Gender. Review of applicants will begin on March 11, 2013.
Smith College is a member of the Five College Consortium with Amherst, Hampshire, and Mount Holyoke Colleges and the University of Massachusetts Amherst. Smith College is an equal opportunity employer encouraging excellence through diversity.