The Department of Gender, Sexuality, and Women’s Studies (GSWS) at Simon Fraser University invites applications for a part-
time (.25FTE) term teaching faculty position at the rank of Lecturer beginning September 1, 2019 and concluding April 30, 2020.
Area of speciality is sexuality studies with a focus on queer genders and comparative approaches to sex work. The candidate must have a completed PhD in the field of gender, sexuality, and women’s studies, evidence of exemplary teaching activity in these areas, and demonstrable knowledge of current laws and non-
governmental organizations related to sex work in Canada. The successful candidate will be expected to teach two courses : GSWS 331 in Fall 2019, and GSWS 320 in Spring 2020.
GSWS 320 will include a graduate add-on component. As a member of the SFU Faculty Association (SFUFA) and GSWS faculty, the Lecturer may also be expected to participate in the life of the unit.
SFU is an equity employer and encourages applications from all qualified individuals including women, persons with disabilities, visible minorities, Indigenous Peoples, people of all sexual orientations and gender identities, and others who may contribute to the further diversification of the university.
This is an entry-level term position. Only those holding or those eligible to be promoted to the rank will be considered.
The position is subject to availability of funding.
Applicants should submit a cover letter, c.v., and teaching portfolio. The portfolio should include evidence of exemplary teaching ability, including a statement of teaching philosophy and teaching evaluations for previous courses.
Applicants should include a 2-page sample syllabus for potential courses in Queer Genders and Sex Work. Applicants should arrange for three confidential letters to be sent directly to the search committee.
Please send application materials electronically by June 17, 2019 to Roberta Neilson at .
All qualified candidates are encouraged to apply; however, Canadian citizens and permanent residents will be given priority.
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