Lecturer, Gender and Visual Arts

Cambridge, Massachusetts (US)
20 Dec 2018
End of advertisement period
20 Feb 2019
Contract Type
Full Time

Working at MIT offers opportunities, an environment, a culture – and benefits – that just aren’t found together anywhere else. If you’re curious, motivated, want to be part of a unique community, and help shape the future – then take a look at this opportunity.

LECTURER, GENDER AND VISUAL ARTS, Program in Women’s and Gender Studies (part-time, 33%), to teach one course on gender and the visual arts in academic year 2019-2020 (either fall or spring). The definition of gender and visual arts for the course can be broadly or narrowly defined depending on the candidate’s interests and expertise. A class component in which students complete some artistic work is most welcome. A focus on social justice, inclusion, equity, and diversity is encouraged.

Job Requirements
REQUIRED: a master’s degree in hand by July 1, 2018. A Ph.D. or terminal master’s degree (e.g., MFA) is preferred.
Job #16901
Schedule to be determined.

In addition to applying online via the MIT website with a CV and cover letter, please submit the following to Emily Neill at wgs@mit.edu: a proposal for the class you would be interested in teaching (including syllabus, reading list, and assignment structure), together with a CV (including names of three recommenders), and at least one complete set of recent teaching evaluations.

Applications received by January 15, 2019, will receive full consideration.