Full-Time Term Faculty Position: Women’s, Gender, and Sexuality Studies & African American and African Diaspora Studies Department of Critical Race, Gender and Culture Studies
College of Arts and Sciences American University

The Department of Critical Race, Gender, and Culture Studies in the College of Arts and Sciences at American University invites applications for a term faculty appointment in Women’s, Gender, and Sexuality Studies and African American and African Diaspora Studies for Academic Year 2020-2021 at the rank of Professorial Lecturer. The appointment is a 9-month term position and will commence in August 2020. Possibility of contract renewal year-to-year.

Applicants should hold a PhD, or have an anticipated PhD completion date before August 2020, in a field conducive to an appointment in Women’s, Gender, and Sexuality Studies and African American and African Diaspora Studies. The successful applicant will teach three courses per semester (fall and spring), at the introductory and advanced levels. Responsibilities include holding office hours, mentoring students, and participation in department, college, and university activities. Ability to teach online welcomed.

We especially welcome candidates with demonstrated experience teaching a wide range of courses from an intersectional feminist perspective, and expertise in fields such as, but not limited to, Black Queer Studies, Black Feminism, and/or Black Popular Culture.

Salary is competitive. Review of applications will begin immediately and will continue until the position is filled. Please submit applications via Interfolio at https://apply.interfolio.com/76300. Include a letter of application, curriculum vitae, three letters of recommendation, and recent teaching evaluations if available. Please contact Monica Morin, Senior Administrative Assistant, at 202-885-2583 or mmorin@american.edu with any questions.