Assistant Professor in Queer Migrations, Department of Feminist Studies
Company: University of California - Santa Barbara
Location: Santa Barbara
Posted on: January 16, 2020
ASSISTANT PROFESSOR IN QUEER MIGRATIONS, DEPARTMENT OF FEMINIST
STUDIES APPLY NOW TO ASSISTANT PROFESSOR IN QUEER MIGRATIONS,
DEPARTMENT OF FEMINIST STUDIES
* College of Letters & Science - Social Sciences - Feminist
Open date: January 9th, 2020
Next review date: Sunday, Feb 9, 2020 at 11:59pm (Pacific Time)
Apply by this date to ensure full consideration by the committee.
Final date: Tuesday, Jun 30, 2020 at 11:59pm (Pacific Time)
Applications will continue to be accepted until this date, but
those received after the review date will only be considered if the
position has not yet been filled.
The Department of Feminist Studies at the University of California,
Santa Barbara, invites applications for a tenure-track position at
the rank of assistant professor in queer migrations. Research may
focus on trans/queer geographies, immigration and migration,
racialization, decoloniality, and flows of people, ideas, and
objects across borders. Of special interest to us are innovative
methodological approaches to gender and sexual citizenship,
discourses of belonging, and human rights in the context of state
and social violence against LGBTQ communities in historical or
contemporary national and transnational frames. This position is
part of a campus-wide cluster hire in migration/immigration, with
the expectation of continuing collaboration among faculty
Applicants must have completed all requirements for the PhD, except
the dissertation, in feminist/women's/gender studies or a related
interdisciplinary field at the time of application. Additionally,
the candidate must have a fully conferred PhD by the anticipated
appointment start date of July 1, 2020. The Department is
especially interested in candidates who can contribute to the
diversity and excellence of the academic community through
research, teaching, service, and mentoring.
The position entails participation in the LGBTQ Studies minor and
teaching core and specialized courses. We have a thriving major,
minor, and PhD program with a focus on new sexualities and social
justice from intersectional and transnational perspectives.
Apply by February 9, 2020 for primary consideration; position will
remain open until filled. Applicants should submit a letter of
application, c.v., publication or writing sample of no more than 25
pages, and arrange for three letters of recommendation be uploaded
on their behalf via UCSB s Recruit website at
https://recruit.ap.ucsb.edu/apply/JPF01681. Submitting a Diversity
Statement that outlines your past, present, and future aspirations
and contributions to promoting equity, inclusion, and diversity in
your professional career is highly recommended.
Please direct any questions to Sonya Baker, Business Officer:
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Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive
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Curriculum Vitae - Your most recently updated C.V.
Writing Sample or Publication - 25 pages maximum.
Statement of Research (Optional)
Statement of Teaching (Optional)
Statement of Contributions to Diversity - Statement addressing past
and/or potential contributions to diversity through research,
teaching, and/or service.
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* 3 letters of reference required
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