Gender and Sexuality Studies - Assistant Professor

  • St. Lawrence University
  • Canton, New York, USA
  • Sep 14, 2021
Full time Humanities: Other Women's Studies/Gender Studies

Job Description

 

The Gender and Sexuality Studies Program at St. Lawrence University is seeking applications for a tenure track Assistant Professor beginning in the fall of 2022. The successful candidate will teach a 3/3 load including: Gender & Society (an introductory class focusing on intersectional approaches to gender); Research Methods; Advanced Gender/Feminist/Queer Theory; and courses in your research expertise. We encourage candidates to teach in the St. Lawrence University First-Year Program and Sophomore Journeys Program, preferably after a successful Mid-Tenure Probationary Review. Candidates will also mentor and advise undergraduates on their thesis projects, contribute to service in the Program and University, and carry out a robust research agenda. The program requires faculty to mentor student praxis projects.

 

For additional information about St. Lawrence, please visit http://www.stlawu.edu.

Preferred and Required Qualifications

Minimum Qualifications

Ph.D. by time of appointment; evidence of the ability to develop into an excellent teacher (as demonstrated by sample syllabi and course evaluations); and evidence of the ability to develop into a prolific scholar (as demonstrated by dissertation, conference presentations, and/or other publications); commitment to activism. 

Preferred Qualifications

Experience interacting with diverse communities, and/or evidence of a commitment to incorporate intergroup dialogue or restorative teaching methods to effectively engage broadly diverse student populations.

Application Details

Interested applicants must apply online at http://employment.stlawu.edu uploading all required materials which are defined in the “special instructions to applicant” section. Applications should be received by October 25, 2021; review will continue until the position is filled. Questions about the position can be directed to Dr. Val Lehr, Search Chair at vlehr@stlawu.edu.

All offers of employment are contingent upon the finalist successfully passing a background (including criminal records) check.

 

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