Department of Gender Studies
Tenure-track Position (Position #: VPA-GNDR-2013-002)
The Department of Gender Studies invites applications for a tenure track position in postcolonial feminisms. Geographical focus is open. An expertise in the areas of gender, law, and social justice would be an asset. The Department of Gender Studies currently offers an undergraduate Major and Minor and Master of Gender Studies. As well as interdisciplinary collaboration among colleagues in Arts, Business, Community Health, Education, Engineering, Human Kinetics and Recreation, Science, and Nursing, the department has strong connections with community organizations.
The successful applicant will have a Ph.D. in Gender Studies or an allied discipline (in hand or near completion), with a demonstrated commitment to Women’s Studies/Gender Studies/Feminist Studies; demonstrated achievement in teaching and research; ability to teach required undergraduate courses in Gender Studies (including Introduction to Gender Studies); ability to teach graduate level courses in Gender Studies and to supervise graduate students.
Letters of application should be accompanied by a current curriculum vitae, a writing sample, and a teaching dossier. Applicants should also arrange for three letters of reference to be sent under separate cover. Applications and letters of reference should be forwarded to: Dr. Patricia Dold, Head, Department of Gender Studies, Memorial University, St. John’s, NL, Canada, A1C 5S7 or via email to both email@example.com and firstname.lastname@example.org. For further information, please email: email@example.com, with the subject line: “Gender Studies Position.”
Applications should reach the Head no later than December 6, 2013
All applications should quote the position number as listed above.
Memorial University is committed to employment equity and encourages applications from qualified women and men, visible minorities, aboriginal people and persons with disabilities. All qualified candidates are encouraged to apply; however, Canadians and permanent residents will be given priority.