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Visiting Assistant Professor, Women's and Gender Studies

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Posting Details

Job Posting Information

Position Type Faculty
Tenure or non-tenure track Non Tenure
Position Title Visiting Assistant Professor, Women's and Gender Studies
Job Summary and Requirements

The Women’s and Gender Studies Program at Denison University seeks a two-year Visiting Assistant Professor of Women’s and Gender Studies. The successful candidate will be required to teach Feminist Research Methods, a course in Transnational Feminism, and several sections of our introductory course (“Issues in Feminism.”) The candidate might also rotate the teaching of another required course for majors and minors (Feminist Theory) and other courses per the candidate’s field(s) of expertise and interest. Course load: 6 courses per year (3/3). The successful candidate will also be expected to continue pursuing their own scholarship/activism/artistic work and participate in the WGST program activities. PhD preferred; ABD considered.

Department Women's and Gender Studies
Posting Number F 121300104
Full or Part Time Full Time
FTE yes
Contact(s) Gill Wright Miller
Contact Phone/Extension 740.587.6766
Contact Email millerg@denison.edu
Open Date 11/09/2017
Close Date
Open Until Filled Yes
Special Instructions to Applicants

Please note that if you are using a dossier service, you must contact this service to obtain an appropriate email address. Please use this email address when prompted for reference name and email. Applications received by December 31, 2017 will receive full consideration.
Review of applicants will begin January 1, 2018 and will continue until position is filled.

Additional Information
Denison University Background Check Statement

The final candidate will undergo a background check as a conditional offer of employment.

Denison University EEO Statement

To achieve our mission as a liberal arts college, we continually strive to foster a diverse campus community, which recognizes the value of all persons regardless of religion, race, ethnicity, gender, sexual orientation, disability, or socio-economic background. For additional information and resources about diversity at Denison, please see our Diversity Guide.  Denison University is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

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Applicant Documents

Required Documents
  1. Resume
  2. Curriculum Vitae
  3. Cover Letter/Letter of Application
  4. Teaching Philosophy
  5. Syllabi 1
  6. List of 3 Professional References and Contact Information
Optional Documents