Lecturer in Gender and Sexuality Studies

Illinois, United States
07 Jan 2020
End of advertisement period
07 Mar 2020
Academic Discipline
Arts & Humanities
Contract Type
Fixed Term
Part Time

The University of Chicago: The College: Humanities Collegiate Division

Location Chicago, IL


During the autumn, winter, and spring quarters of the 2019-20 academic year the Humanities Collegiate Division and the Center for the Study of Gender and Sexuality may have part-time teaching opportunities in Gender and Sexuality major courses.

Further information on the major can be found in the University of Chicago’s College Catalog, http://collegecatalog.uchicago.edu/thecollege/genderstudies/

Responsibilities will include preparing lecture- and/or workshop-style classes, holding regularly scheduled office hours, and the preparation and grading of assignments and testing materials.

A Master's degree is required; a Ph.D. is strongly preferred.  A minimum of one year’s experience teaching at the university or four-year college level is required. 

Depending on the curricular needs of the department, the successful candidate may teach between one and four courses per academic year.  In 2019-20, the per-course salary is $6,861.  This position is not benefits eligible.

To apply for this position candidates must submit their application through the University of Chicago's Interfolio jobs board at apply.interfolio.com/63879

Applicants must upload a current curriculum vitae; a cover letter that addresses professional and teaching experience and discusses approaches to pedagogy; and the names and contact information of three references whose recommendation letters may be solicited.  Optionally, course evaluations (if available) may be uploaded.

In the event that a teaching opportunity becomes available, we will contact applicants with the appropriate academic training and experience.  This posting will expire on March 29, 2020.

This position will be part of the Service Employees International Union

This position is contingent upon budgetary approval.  Only complete applications will be considered.  Questions can be directed to Bonnie Kanter, CSGS Student Affairs Administrator, bonniek@uchicago.edu