Visiting Assistant Professor, Gender, Sexuality, & Women's Studies

Location
California, United States
Salary
Salary Not specified
Posted
Jun 08, 2021
Employment Level
Non-Tenured Track
Employment Type
Full Time

The Department of Gender, Sexuality, and Women’s Studies at the University of California, Davis, invites applications for a Visiting Assistant Professor appointment effective September 1, 2021.  

 

Applicants should have the ability to teach undergraduate courses on transnational and/or intersectional feminist research and theory with a concentration in at least two of the following areas: critical race and ethnic studies;  queer and transgender studies; Indigenous or settler colonial studies;  labor, migration, and globalization studies; or material ecologies and environmental justice studies.  

 

The Department of Gender, Sexuality, and Women’s Studies at the University of California, Davis, invites applications for a Visiting Assistant Professor appointment effective September 1, 2021 and ending June 30, 2022.

Applicants should have the ability to teach undergraduate courses on transnational and/or intersectional feminist research and theory with a concentration in at least two of the following areas: critical race and ethnic studies; queer and transgender studies; Indigenous or settler colonial studies; labor, migration, and globalization studies; or material ecologies and environmental justice studies.

The appointee must possess evidence of scholarly promise and successful teaching experience in gender and sexuality studies. The successful applicant must have the ability to advise undergraduate students.

The Search Committee will only consider complete applications. A complete application includes:
• A Letter of Application
• Curriculum Vitae
• Statement of Contributions to Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion
• Writing sample (e.g. a published paper or dissertation chapter)
• 1 set of Teaching evaluations or other evidence of teaching excellence
• 3 confidential letters of reference

A review of the applications will begin on June 21, 2021, but the position will remain open until filled. The Visiting Assistant Professor will receive an annual stipend of $70,100, plus health benefits.

The University of California, Davis, is an affirmative action/equal opportunity employer with a strong institutional commitment to the achievement of diversity among its faculty and staff.