Women’s and Gender Studies, Lafayette College, Associate Professor or Professor
Jul 29, 2008 → Oct 06, 2008
Lafayette College seeks an Associate Professor or Professor with significant teaching, research, and administrative experience in Women's and Gender Studies, to teach in and direct an expanding WGS program. We are particularly interested in those with scholarly expertise and accomplishment in one or more of the following:
global gender studies or transnational feminisms
gender and science
gender and media studies
the intersections of race, class, and gender/sexual orientation
The person hired must be willing to take a leadership role in designing and implementing a major in Women's and Gender Studies (we currently have a minor). Teaching responsibilities, primarily in WGS, are expected to include one course per year in another program or department corresponding to the candidate's background and interests. The position will be available starting fall semester 2009.
Located about 70 miles from New York City and 60 miles from Philadelphia, Lafayette is a private undergraduate college with an enrollment of 2400. Lafayette is an equal opportunity employer. Women and minorities are encouraged to apply.
Send letter and c.v. to:
Professor Deborah Byrd,
Coordinator of Women's and Gender Studies, Pardee Hall,
Lafayette College, Easton, PA 18042
We will begin the formal review of applications October 1.