Social Sciences

The Higher Ed Job Site For Academics

Search for University Jobs in Social Sciences

Job ID: 89893

Assistant Professor of Women's Studies
University of Kentucky

  • Feb. 15, 2017
  • Assistant Professor of Women's Studies
  • 8E002:Gender and Women's Studies
  • University of Kentucky
    Lexington, KY
    United States
  • Open until filled
  • Available immediately
  • Assistant Professor
  • Women's Studies
    Gender Studies
Download PDF
E-mail me this higher education job!
Save For Later
Print This

Refer a Friend of Colleague

View Similar University Jobs
View University Jobs in Kentucky  KENTUCKY



The Department of Women’s and Gender Studies and the Program in African American and Africana Studies at the University of Kentucky are seeking an African Americanist with a focus in Black feminism/womanism, American politics, higher education, and feminist geography. The successful candidate will teach coursework within the area of Gender and Women’s Studies with an emphasis on African American feminism/womanism.

Candidates must have an earned doctorate (Ph.D. or equivalent) in Women’s Studies or Education at time of application. Specialization in African American Studies required. Research in feminist theory, Black feminism/womanism, and feminist geography within an African American context as demonstrated by a record of scholarly achievement is required. Additionally, candidates must have a demonstrated ability to teach effectively.

Experience working with a diverse student population, including first generation college students and students whose first language is not English, is preferred. Candidates should demonstrate experience in teaching, mentoring, research, or community service that has prepared them to contribute to our commitment to diversity and excellence.
Applicants should submit a curriculum vitae, research statement and samples (upload as Specific Request 1), teaching materials (upload as Specific Request 2), and a letter of application (upload as Cover Letter). Also provide the names and contact information for three references when prompted in the academic profile. This information may be utilized to solicit recommendation letters from your references within the employment system.

Please reference in your cover letter when
applying for or inquiring about this job announcement.

Contact Information




Refer this job to a friend or colleague!

New Search | Previous

RSS for the latest higher education jobs
Atom for the latest higher education jobs - Sabbatical Homes