Women's, Gender, & Sexuality Studies, Assistant Professor
Albany, NY - Posted on: Tuesday 07/26/16
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The Department of Women's, Gender, and Sexuality Studies at the University at Albany, State University of New York, invites applications for a tenure-track Assistant Professor position beginning in Fall 2017. The ideal candidate will have a strong research and teaching background in LGBT/Queer Studies, with an emphasis in one or more of the following areas: Intersectionality, including studies of race; transnational feminist studies; other interdisciplinary approaches. Scholars producing community-engaged scholarship are especially encouraged to apply. Candidates are expected to teach Introduction to LGBTQ Studies as well as undergraduate and graduate level core courses, with the potential to develop new courses in their area of expertise.
- Ph.D. by September 1, 2017 from a college or university accredited by the US Department of Education or internationally recognized accrediting organization
- Applicants must address in their application their ability to work with a culturally diverse populations.
- Ph.D. in Women's Studies or other relevant fields and concentrations from a college or university accredited by the US Department of Education or internationally recognized accrediting organization
Professional Rank and Salary Range: Assistant Professor
Start date: August 15, 2017
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