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Gender, Women, and Sexuality Studies Department

Position Opening

The Department of Gender, Women, and Sexuality Studies at Kansas State University invites applications for a one-year term visiting lecturer position in the 2016-2017 academic year. The department offers an undergraduate major, minor and graduate certificate in GWSS; as well as an undergraduate queer studies minor. 

Teaching will consist of 3 courses in the fall and 4 in the spring (6 sections of Introduction to Gender, Women, and Sexuality Studies and 1 upper-level topics course focused in the applicant's area of expertise). Responsibilities will also include departmental service.

 The successful candidate will have PhD in Gender, Women, and Sexuality Studies or a related discipline in hand or be ABD by August 15, 2016. Experience teaching Introduction to Gender, Women, and Sexuality Studies or equivalent course is required. Applicants must demonstrate interest and proficiency in teaching gender, queer, and sexuality studies from an intersectional and interdisciplinary perspective. Applicants must be currently authorized to work in the United States at the time of employment.

Candidates with teaching and scholarship in Critical Race Studies, Queer and Transgender Studies, Indigenous Studies, Disability Studies, GWSS and health, or GWSS and violence are especially encouraged to apply.

Typical for classroom/higher education teaching environment.  Applicants should electronically submit a cv, a letter of application (no longer than three pages) that includes statements regarding teaching philosophy and research interests, a sample syllabus, and three letters of reference by Monday, June 3.

 Please find the job application process at this link:


For questions contact: ahubler@ksu.edu

Screening will begin June 3, 2016.

This position will be filled pending budgetary availability.

Salary Range:              $40,000.00 - $45,000.00

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