At VCU, we Make it Real through learning, research, creativity,
service, and discovery — the hallmarks of the VCU experience. A
premier, urban, public research university nationally recognized as
one of the best employers for diversity, VCU is a great place to
work. It’s a place of opportunity, where your success is supported
and your career can thrive.
The Virginia Commonwealth University College of Humanities and
Sciences is recruiting a pool of applicants for possible adjunct
faculty positions teaching courses within the Department of Gender,
Sexuality and Women's Studies during the 2023-2024 academic year.
This pool will be utilized on an as-needed basis. Your application
will remain active until June 30, 2024; you may resubmit your
application for subsequent years beginning July 1, 2024. Only those
selected for an interview will be contacted.
Position duties include:
Facilitate the course objectives
Meet all designated course instruction guidelines.
Grade assignments and exams in a timely manner based on
Respond to student inquiries within 24 hours.
Submit final grades (and mid-semester grades, if required)
according to College/Department policy.
Master’s degree or PhD in Gender, Sexuality and Women’s Studies, or
a related field, from an accredited institution of higher
Prior teaching experience.
Demonstrated experience working in and fostering a diverse faculty,
staff, and student environment or a commitment to do so as a
faculty member at VCU.
Previous experience teaching courses within the Department of
Gender, Sexuality and Women's Studies curriculum.
Applicants must apply online and submit: (1) a cover letter; (2) a
curriculum vitae; (3) a statement of contributions to diversity,
equity, and inclusion (see below); and (4) names and contact
information for three professional references.
Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion: As a preeminent national, urban,
public research university and academic health center, Virginia
Commonwealth University is committed to organizational diversity,
equity and inclusion – an environment where all can thrive in their
pursuit of excellence. Applicants are requested to submit a
Statement of Contributions to Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion
(typically between 150-300 words) providing your career aspirations
and contributions toward promoting diversity, equity, and
inclusion. Through this statement, you can share how your lived
experiences, and academic and professional activities will impact
your contribution to VCU’s mission of promoting equity and
inclusion. For more information and guidelines, see
For information or questions about the position, contact Kathleen
Ingram, Chair, at email@example.com or Elizabeth Canfield, Associate
Chair at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Salary Range: $1,352 per credit hour beginning spring 2024
Department: Gender, Sexuality and Women's Studies
Employment Type: AJ - Adjunct
Restricted Status: No
Exemption Status: Exempt
Contact Name: Kathleen Ingram
Contact Email: email@example.com