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Tenure Track Search for Interdisciplinary Feminist Scholar

Friday, September 07, 2018

Tenure Track Search for Interdisciplinary Feminist Scholar (specialization in either Gender, Sexuality and the Global South and/or Environmental Justice and Indigenous Feminisms)

San Francisco State University, Department of Women and Gender Studies seeks applicants for a tenure-track Assistant Professor engaging in transnational research in (a) Gender and Sexuality and the Global South or (b) Environmental Justice and Indigenous Feminisms. A scholar in area (a) might engage such issues as religion and secularism; critical development studies and human rights; language and translation; and/or social movements. A scholar in area (b) might engage such issues as disability; global health inequalities; and/or sustainability. The position requires research that challenges historically validated and legitimated formations of knowledge. Ph.D. in Feminist, Gender, Sexuality or related fields from the social sciences, humanities or law; while we welcome degrees from a range of disciplines, research and teaching should reflect interdisciplinary and transnational scholarship. Salary commensurate with qualifications. Full position description and job duties available at http://wgsdept.sfsu.edu/. SF State serves a diverse student body with a mission to promote scholarship, instructional excellence and intellectual accomplishment. Application review begins October 23, 2018.  Send letter of interest; CV; teaching philosophy; a statement on how your teaching and scholarship align with the commitment of the Women and Gender Studies Department to foster an inclusive and diverse academic community; and contact information for three recommenders to Search Committee, Dept of Women and Gender Studies, 1600 Holloway Ave, San Francisco CA 94132 or wgshire@sfsu.edu; subject line: WGS TT Search Application. Letters of recommendation, writing sample, syllabi and course evaluations upon request at a later date.

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