The Departments of English and Women’s Studies
of Old Dominion University invite applications for a jointly
appointed tenure-track position at the rank of Assistant
The new hire will have scholarly expertise in Women’s
Studies and Rhetoric. Qualified candidates will
bring teaching experience and an active research program in
feminist rhetorics. The ability to offer graduate courses,
supervise theses/dissertations, deliver online instruction, and
mentor students in both departments is required. Preference
will be given to candidates who engage with intersectionality,
woman of color feminisms, and/or womanist theory. Core course
rotations include rhetoric, feminist theory, gender and technology,
and/or film/new media production.
Requirements: PhD in Women’s Studies, English with a Rhetoric
focus, or a closely related field, by Aug. 15, 2018; demonstration
of successful college/university teaching; and evidence of active
Please submit cover letter, CV, teaching philosophy, statement
of research goals, unofficial graduate transcripts, a writing
sample and three letters of reference at: https://jobs.odu.edu/ Review of
applications will begin on December 1, 2017 and continue until the
position is filled.
Old Dominion University is an equal opportunity, affirmative
action institution. Minorities, women, veterans, and individuals
with disabilities are strongly encouraged to apply.