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Full-Time Lecturer - Women's, Gender, & Sexuality Studies Program

Boston University
Boston, Massachusetts (US)
Full-Time Lecturer
Date posted
Feb 15, 2024

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Position Type
Faculty Positions, Humanities, Women's & Gender Studies
Employment Level
Non-Tenured Track
Employment Type
Full Time

The Women’s, Gender, and Sexuality Studies Program (WGS) at Boston University invites applications for a salaried full-time lecturer to begin July 1, 2024. 3/2 teaching load with a renewable contract. Ph.D. or advanced graduate course work in women's, gender, and sexuality studies or other relevant academic discipline in the humanities or humanistic-oriented social sciences required. Candidates should demonstrate a solid grounding in gender, queer, and/or transgender studies. Desired teaching and research interests include: queer and trans studies, including queer/trans of color critique; critical disability studies; the environment; science and technology studies; migration; or settler colonialism. Ideal candidates will be those with a demonstrated commitment to interdisciplinary, intersectional feminist pedagogies. 


Please submit a letter of application, curriculum vitae, writing sample and/or research statement, a teaching portfolio with evidence of teaching effectiveness, multiple sample syllabi for WGS courses, including theory courses, and three letters of recommendation. In addition, we believe that the cultural and social diversity of our Program is vitally important to the excellence of our academic offerings and request a statement from candidates on how they incorporate diversity and inclusiveness in their teaching and research. Teaching experience and Ph.D. prior to appointment are expected. ABD candidates are welcome to apply, however, the degree must be conferred prior to the start of the Fall 2024 semester. 


Please submit your application via Address queries to Susanne Sreedhar, Director, Women’s, Gender, and Sexuality Studies Program, Review of applications will begin at once and will continue until the position is filled or withdrawn. To be assured of full consideration, the completed application should be received by March 15th, 2024. 


We are an equal opportunity employer, and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, age, national origin, physical or mental disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, genetic information, military service, pregnancy or pregnancy-related condition, or because of marital, parental, or veteran status. We are a VEVRAA Federal Contractor.

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