The Department of Women's, Gender, and Sexuality Studies (WGSS) at Barnard College, Columbia University invites applications for a tenure-track Assistant Professorship to commence in Fall 2018. Applicants must have a PhD in hand by the start of the appointment. We seek an interdisciplinary scholar of gender and/or sexuality studies with a specialization in some combination of the following fields: race and ethnicity, non-Western and/or indigenous studies, cultural or social history, critical theory, media and visual culture, science and technology studies, studies of social activism. Significant teaching experience and record of publications preferred. Barnard College is an Equal Opportunity Employer and is actively committed to creating a diverse and inclusive community. We especially encourage applications from women, people of color, persons with disabilities, LGBTQ people, and individuals from other underrepresented groups. Interested applicants should submit a letter of interest, current CV, a writing sample (journal article or dissertation chapter), a teaching statement, and three letters of reference online at http://careers.barnard.edu/postings/3088. Review of applications will begin on October 30, 2017 and will continue until the position is filled.
Department: Women's, Gender & Sexuality Studies
Required Qualification Summary:
Ph.D in hand by starting date of July 1, 2018.
Barnard College is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Barnard does not discriminate due to race, color, creed, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender and/or gender identity or expression, marital or parental status, national origin, ethnicity, citizenship status, veteran or military status, age, disability, or any other legally protected basis, and to the extent permitted by law. Qualified candidates of diverse ethnic and racial backgrounds are encouraged to apply for vacant positions at all levels.
Since its founding in 1889, Barnard has been a distinguished leader in higher education, offering a rigorous liberal arts foundation to young women whose curiosity, drive, and exuberance set them apart. Ours is a diverse intellectual community in a unique learning environment that provides the best of all worlds: small, intimate classes in a collaborative liberal arts setting dedicated to the adva...ncement of women with the vast resources of Columbia University just steps away in the heart of vibrant and electric New York City.