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Gender, Sexuality & Women's Studies: Instructor for WMS 137

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The Gender, Sexuality and Women’s Studies Program at UC Davis is looking for instructors to teach the following course:

Spring 2018
WMS 137: Feminist Interpretations of Contemporary Western Thought

We are looking for recent Ph.Ds and/or graduate students who have advanced to candidacy (ABD). We will prioritize those graduate students who have worked closely in the Gender, Sexuality, and Women’s Studies Program at Davis and/or the field of women and gender studies more broadly and have strong teaching experience.

Applicants should submit a CV, a cover letter explaining how the course will be organized and delivered, how you will publicize the course, your teaching experience in Women and Gender Studies, and how this course may help in your future plans; the contact information for two references; and at least one set of teaching evaluations through the online application system.

For full consideration applications should be completed by September 29, 2017. The positions are open until filled and all classes are subject to enrollments.

The University of California, Davis and the Gender, Sexuality and Women's Studies Prgoram are interested in candidates who are committed to the highest standards of scholarship and professional activities, and to the development of a campus climate that supports equality and diversity. The University of California is an affirmative action/equal opportunity employer.

This position is covered by a collective bargaining agreement.

Job location

Davis, CA


Document requirements
  • Curriculum Vitae - Your most recently updated C.V.

  • Cover Letter

  • Teaching Evaluations

  • Statement of Contributions to Diversity - Diversity contributions documented in the application file will be used to evaluate applicants. Visit for guidelines about writing a diversity statement and why one is requested.

Reference requirements
  • 2 letters of reference required