Washington University in St.Louis Post-Doctoral Fellowship in Women, Gender, and Sexuality Studies

The Women, Gender, and Sexuality Studies Department at Washington University in St. Louis seeks to fill a two-year post-doctoral appointment to begin in the 2017-18 academic year in the field of gender and sexuality studies.  We are particularly interested in scholars who have training in social science methodologies and whose work engages one of the following fields:  Ethnic Studies, Latin American Studies, African Studies, Asian Studies, or transnational studies.

The responsibilities of this appointment include teaching one course per semester, participating in the scholarly community, and pursuing an active program of research.

Applicants should send a letter of interest describing their scholarly qualifications and research goals for the postdoctoral period; current curriculum vitae; a published article or dissertation chapter; and three (3) letters of recommendation.

Washington University especially encourages applications from women, members of ethnic minority groups, and disabled individuals.  Applicants must be eligible to work in the United States and have received the doctorate after July 1, 2012 and before July 1, 2017.

The committee will review applications until the position is filled, but priority will be given to those received by April 1, 2017.

Application date
2 years
Social sciences : Information and Communication Sciences, Demography, Economy, Gender studies, Identities, gender and sexuality, Law, Pedagogic & Education Research, Political science, Psychology & Cognitive Sciences, Sociology
Humanities : Anthropology & Ethnology