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Temporary Lecturer(s) in Gender and Sexuality Studies

Recruitment Period

Open date: July 12th, 2019
Last review date: Monday, Aug 19, 2019 at 11:59pm (Pacific Time)
Applications received after this date will be reviewed by the search committee if the position has not yet been filled.
Final date: Sunday, Dec 1, 2019 at 11:59pm (Pacific Time)
Applications will continue to be accepted until this date, but those received after the review date will only be considered if the position has not yet been filled.


The Department of Gender and Sexuality Studies at the University of California, Riverside, invites applications for part-time lecturer positions for the Fall 2019, Winter 2020, and Spring 2020 quarter. Fall 2019 instruction begins September 23, 2019 and ends December 13, 2019. Winter 2020 instruction begins January 2, 2020, and ends March 20, 2020. Spring 2020 instruction begins March 25, 2020, and ends June 12, 2020.

Salary is $6081.39 per course (pending final budget approval).


MA degree required and experience teaching feminism, gender, masculinity and/or sexuality studies/theory. Priority will be given to candidates with a demonstrated commitment to excellence in teaching Gender and Sexuality studies.

UCR is a world-class research university with an exceptionally diverse undergraduate student body. Its mission is explicitly linked to providing routes to educational success for underrepresented and first-generation college students. A commitment to this mission is a preferred qualification.

Course offerings are subject to availability of funding. Applications are welcome from persons qualified to teach:

Fall 2019
GSST 001S Gender & Sexuality
GSST 010S Women & Culture
GSST 030 Violence Against Women
GSST103 Sexualities & Culture

Winter 2020
GSST 001S Gender & Sexuality
GSST 020 Women, Feminism, and Society in a Global Perspective
GSST 131 Sustainability, Gender & Development in the Global South
GSST 162 Women’s Issues in Modern Muslin Thought

Spring 2020
GSST 181 Feminism & Environmentalisms

Full course descriptions can be found at:

Application Procedure:

Applications must include a cover letter, curriculum vitae, statement of teaching philosophy, recent teaching evaluations taught at the college or university level, a sample syllabus, 3 letters of reference and a Statement of Contributions to Diversity. Please indicate the course(s) for which your application is being submitted in your cover letter.

Review of applications will begin on August 19, 2019 and may continue until filled. To ensure full consideration, applications and supporting material should be received by August 19, 2019.

The University of California is an Equal Opportunity / Affirmative Action Employer with a strong institutional commitment to the achievement of excellence and diversity among its faculty and staff. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, disability, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.

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Document requirements
  • Curriculum Vitae - Your most recently updated C.V.

  • Cover Letter - Please indicate the course(s) for which your application is being submitted in your cover letter.

  • Statement of Teaching Philosophy

  • Statement of Past and/or Planned Future Contributions to Advancing Diversity and Inclusive Excellence - In a “Statement of Past and/or Planned Future Contributions to Advancing Diversity and Inclusive Excellence”, we ask applicants to describe their past and/or potential future contributions to promoting a diverse, equitable, and inclusive environment, which is a key requirement of the role of every faculty member and administrator at UCR. There are numerous ways to contribute, and a commitment to this part of our mission can be reflected through research, teaching, supervision, mentoring, community engagement, service, and any of the other varied activities that are a part of an academic career.

  • Misc / Additional (Optional)

  • Sample Syllabus

  • Recent Teaching Evaluations

  • Misc/Additional optional (Optional)

  • Misc/Additional optional (Optional)

  • Letter of Reference

  • Letter of Reference

  • Letter of Reference

Reference requirements
  • 3 letters of reference required