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Women's Studies and Rhetoric - Assistant Professor

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Please see Special Instructions for more details.

Please submit cover letter, CV, teaching philosophy, statement of research goals, unofficial graduate transcripts, a writing sample and three letters of reference at: https://jobs.odu.edu/ Review of applications will begin on December 1, 2017 and continue until the position is filled. The system will solicit the letters of reference. Please ensure that the email address of the reference is correct.

Posting Details

Posting Details

Job Title Women's Studies and Rhetoric - Assistant Professor
Department WOMEN'S STUDIES DEPT.
Position Number F0846A
Job Description

Full-time faculty position with scholarly expertise in Women’s Studies and Rhetoric. Qualified candidates will bring teaching experience and an active research program in feminist rhetorics. The ability to offer graduate courses, supervise theses/dissertations, deliver online instruction, and mentor students in both departments is required. Preference will be given to candidates who engage with intersectionality, woman of color feminisms, and/or womanist theory. Core course rotations include rhetoric, feminist theory, gender and technology, and/or film/new media production.

Type of Recruitment General Public
Type of Recruitment General Public
Minimum Qualifications - knowledge, skills, and abilities

Demonstrated teaching experience and record of publication.

Minimum Qualifications - Education or training

Ph.D. in Women’s Studies or English with a rhetoric focus.

Minimum Qualifications - Special licenses, registration or certification
Preferred Qualifications

Experience teaching at the graduate level and with service-learning pedagogies.

Location Norfolk, VA
Job Open Date 07/25/2018
Application Review Date 12/01/2017
Open Until Filled Yes
Special Instructions to Applicants / Additional Materials Required

Please submit cover letter, CV, teaching philosophy, statement of research goals, unofficial graduate transcripts, a writing sample and three letters of reference at: https://jobs.odu.edu/ Review of applications will begin on December 1, 2017 and continue until the position is filled.

The system will solicit the letters of reference. Please ensure that the email address of the reference is correct.

Telework Friendly No
Equity Statement

It is the policy of Old Dominion University to provide equal employment, educational and social opportunities for all persons, without regard to race, color, religion, sex (including pregnancy), national origin, gender, age, veteran status, disability, political affiliation, sexual orientation or genetic information. Minorities, women, veterans and individuals with disabilities are encouraged to apply.

Pay Transparency Nondiscrimination Provision

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College Home Page

http://www.odu.edu/al

Department Home Page

https://www.odu.edu/womensstudies; https://www.odu.edu/englishdept

Posting Specific Questions

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  1. How did you hear about this employment opportunity?
    • The Chronicle of Higher Education (website or print)
    • Higheredjobs.com
    • DiverseJobs.com
    • StudentAffairs.com
    • Jobs.Virginia.gov
    • Old Dominion University website
    • Virginia Pilot (website or print)
    • Richmond Times Dispatch (website or print)
    • Other

Applicant Documents

Required Documents
  1. Cover Letter/Letter of Application
  2. Curriculum Vitae
  3. Teaching Philosophy
  4. Contact Information for Professional References
  5. Writing Sample 1
  6. Statement of Research Interests
  7. Unofficial Graduate Transcripts
Optional Documents
  1. Other Document