Emory University, Women's, Gender, and Sexuality Studies
TT Assistant Professor: Black Gender and Sexuality Studies Approaches to Political and Social Justice Movements
|Institution Type:||College / University|
|Location:||Georgia, United States|
|Position:||Tenure Track Faculty|
The Department of Women’s, Gender, and Sexuality Studies (WGSS) at Emory University is seeking applications for a feminist scholar in Black Gender and Sexuality Studies with expertise in Political and Social Justice Movements. We are searching for an assistant professor with social sciences expertise in gender, race, and sexuality in relation to political/social justice movements. We are interested in interdisciplinary approaches and capacious understandings of socio-political constructions and contestations of power and justice.
Faculty whose research and teaching will contribute to the growth of WGSS by advancing theoretical and applied approaches to the study of gender, race, class, and sexuality are encouraged to apply.
This search will complement Emory’s growing distinction in the scholarship on gender, race, and sexuality. All applicants must have a demonstrated commitment to teaching and mentoring a diverse student body. Candidates must hold a Ph.D. in a relevant discipline/field.
Review of applications will begin November 1st, 2023. Applications received up to 30 days after review begins will be given full consideration. Review will continue until the position is filled. At this time, we ask applicants to submit a cover letter, CV, a relevant writing sample, and the names and contact information of three referees. Candidates’ cover letters should include a discussion of their research, teaching, and service.
Emory University, Atlanta, GA is an equal employment opportunity and affirmative action employer. Women, minorities, people with disabilities and veterans are strongly encouraged to apply. The successful candidate will be expected to abide by the faculty responsibilities outlined by the Emory College of Arts and Sciences.
Applicants are asked to submit their materials using the following link: apply.interfolio.com/131883. All faculty applicants will be required to complete a brief statement describing their experience and vision regarding the teaching and mentorship of students of diverse backgrounds. Candidates will be asked to submit additional supporting materials if selected to participate further in the recruitment process. Questions may be sent to Professor Falguni A. Sheth, Chair of the Department of Women’s, Gender, and Sexuality Studies: firstname.lastname@example.org.
Questions may be sent to Professor Falguni A. Sheth, Chair of the Department of Women’s, Gender, and Sexuality Studies: email@example.com.
|Primary Category:||Women, Gender, and Sexuality