The Department of Women’s, Gender, and Sexuality Studies (WGSS) at Emory University is seeking applications from scholars engaged in feminist/queer studies of race with attention to histories or legacies of race, broadly conceived. The position is open rank. We are seeking a colleague with expertise in history and/or the social sciences and who has a critical, interdisciplinary orientation to the study of race, gender and/or sexuality. We are open to a variety of interdisciplinary historical and/or social sciences-based methodological approaches. These can include but are not limited to methods that draw upon archives and other primary documents, oral histories and other types of interviews, ethnographies and other types of fieldwork or participant observation, quantitative and qualitative data. All applicants must demonstrate their commitment to teaching and mentoring a diverse student body, undergraduate and graduate.
Candidates must hold a Ph.D. in WGSS or a relevant discipline/field.