Pro Tem Instructor (Women's, Gender and Sexuality Studies) - Open Pool

Location
Oregon, United States
Salary
Salary Not specified
Posted
Jul 19, 2021
Employment Level
Non-Tenured Track
Employment Type
Full Time


Pro Tem Instructor (Women's, Gender and Sexuality Studies) - Open Pool

Job no: 527393
Work type: Faculty - Pro Tempore
Location: Eugene, OR
Categories: Instruction, Women's and Gender Studies

Department: Women's, Gender and Sexuality Studies
Rank: Instructor
Annual Basis: 9 Month

Review of Applications Begins
Applications will be reviewed as needs arise.

Special Instructions to Applicants
Please submit a cover letter and a resume/CV.

Department Summary
The Department of Women's, Gender & Sexuality Studies offers students an interdisciplinary curriculum that focuses on the diverse experiences of women in both national and international contexts. The Department also examines the meaning of gender as a socially constructed category that shapes personal identities, beliefs, opportunities, and behaviors. The wide range of classes offered explores the intersections of gender, race, class, and sexuality; the institutional structures that have an impact on women's and men's lives; and the broad range of feminist theory that seeks to explain and influence women's status in society. Among the areas of emphasis in Women's, Gender & Sexuality Studies are gender and sexuality, queer studies, decolonial feminisms, cultural representation and literature, women and labor, feminist theory, critical race feminism, immigration and citizenship, and social activism.

Position Summary
The Department of Women's, Gender & Sexuality Studies at the University of Oregon seeks qualified applicants for its open instructor pool. The pool is for part-time, temporary, limited duration teaching appointments not to exceed one year, with the possibility of renewal dependent on need and funding.

Potential areas of expertise include women's history, feminist theory, queer studies, gender and technology, gender and media, and feminist science fiction. This position may supervise graduate employees as assigned.

Applications will be accepted on a continuous basis. Screening of applications will take place as positions become available and continue until positions are filled.

Minimum Requirements
  • Ph.D. in Women's, Gender & Sexuality Studies OR
  • Ph.D. in another area and demonstrated teaching experience in Women's, Gender & Sexuality Studies

    Professional Competencies
  • Professional experience, demonstrated ability or potential for quality teaching
  • Commitment to working effectively with students, faculty, and staff from diverse backgrounds

    The University of Oregon is proud to offer a robust benefits package to eligible employees, including health insurance, retirement plans and paid time off. For more information about benefits, visit http://hr.uoregon.edu/careers/about-benefits.

    The University of Oregon is an equal opportunity, affirmative action institution committed to cultural diversity and compliance with the ADA. The University encourages all qualified individuals to apply, and does not discriminate on the basis of any protected status, including veteran and disability status. The University is committed to providing reasonable accommodations to applicants and employees with disabilities. To request an accommodation in connection with the application process, please contact us at uocareers@uoregon.edu or 541-346-5112.

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    To apply, visit https://careers.uoregon.edu/en-us/job/527393/pro-tem-instructor-womens-gender-and-sexuality-studies-open-pool

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