Social/Behavioral Sciences (Part-Time Lecturer(s) Pool in Gender Studies)

  • Stanislaus
  • Turlock, California
  • Jul 01, 2020
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Job Description

Description:
POSITION:
Lecturer in Gender Studies. The Gender Studies program invites applications for a pool of part-time teaching appointments. Candidates selected will teach one or some combination of face-to-face and/or online courses in Gender Studies. A majority of these courses contribute to the university's General Education program. These courses could include, but are not necessarily limited to:
Women's and Feminist Activism
Women's Development and Lifestyle Choices
Society and Gender
Society and Sexuality
Women's Spirituality
Gender and Education
LGBT Issues in Education
Gender, Environment and Sustainability
Studies in Activism: Sex, Gender and Sexuality

MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS:
A Master's degree in Gender Studies, Women's Studies, Sexuality Studies, or in a discipline appropriate to the General Education area the course serves (Social Sciences, Humanities) with coursework, scholarship and/or teaching experience in Women's, Gender, or Sexuality Studies is required. Community college or university-level teaching experience is required (experience as a teaching assistant is acceptable).

PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS:
Candidates with a degree or concentration in Gender Studies, Women's Studies or Sexuality Studies are preferred. While a Master's degree is the minimum requirement, ABD status or a PhD in an appropriate discipline (see above) is preferred. Prior experience teaching in online or hybrid formats, and/or training or certification as an online instructor is highly preferred for consideration to teach any online courses. Online Gender Studies courses must comply with Quality Online Learning and Teaching (QOLT) standards or the equivalent (i.e. Quality Matters).

HOW TO APPLY & DEADLINE:
A complete application includes (1) a cover letter specifically addressing the candidate's qualifications for the position and preferences for courses to teach; (2) unofficial copies of graduate transcripts; (3) a professional CV; and (4) contact information for three references. Copies of teaching evaluations are desired. Official transcripts will be required at the time of hire.

If you have any questions regarding this recruitment, please contact:

Dr. Betsy Eudey, Director of Gender Studies
Department of Sociology, Gerontology and Gender Studies
College of The Arts, Humanities, and Social Sciences
California State University Stanislaus
One University Circle,
Turlock, CA 95382
BEudey@csustan.edu

Consideration of applications will begin upon submission of complete documentation and work being available.

To apply for this position, please click the "Apply Now" button on this page.

COMPENSATION:
Commensurate with qualifications and experience. As a member of the 23-campus CSU System, we offer an extremely competitive benefits package.

ABOUT THE DEPARTMENT and THE COLLEGE:
The Gender Studies program offers a Major, Minor and Social Sciences Concentration. This interdisciplinary program includes over 40 core and cross-listed courses and provides courses in support of the General Education and Liberal Studies: Elementary Teaching Content Preparation programs. The program has been approved by the Western Association of Schools and Colleges (WASC) to offer the major in an online format. For more information about the program and links to course descriptions, see http://catalog.csustan.edu/preview_program.php?catoid=18&poid=2434

CAMPUS & AREA:
California State University, Stanislaus serves the San Joaquin Valley and is a critical educational resource for a six-county region of approximately 1.5 million people. The University is fully committed to creating a culture of diversity and inclusion - one in which every person in the University community feels safe to express their views without fear of reprisal. Widely recognized for its quality academic programs, the University has 10 nationally accredited programs and 662 faculty members. 94 percent of full-time faculty holds doctorates or terminal degrees in their fields. The University offers 43 undergraduate majors, 16 master's programs, 7 post-graduate credentials, a doctorate in education and serves more than 10,000 students. New instructional facilities have been built for the unique pedagogy of professional programs, laboratory sciences and performing arts.
Stanislaus State continues to receive national recognition with its ranking as one of the best 384 colleges in the nation by The Princeton Review. The University was one of 12 public universities in the nation to be recognized by the American Association of State Colleges and Universities for demonstrating exceptional performance in retention and graduation rates. In addition, U.S. News and World Report ranks Stanislaus State in its top 10 among public universities in the West, while Washington Monthly honored Stanislaus State as the West's No. 1 university for the money. Stanislaus State also is recognized as a Hispanic-Serving Institution (HSI) by the U.S. Department of Education.
CSU Stanislaus values shared governance: Handbook statement on shared governance

EQUAL EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITY
The university is an Equal Opportunity Employer and does not discriminate against persons on the basis of race, religion, color, ancestry, age, disability, genetic information, gender, gender identity, gender expression, marital status, medical condition, National origin, sex, sexual orientation, covered veteran status, or any other protected status. You can learn more about federal equal employment opportunity protections by accessing the Department of Labor's notices: http://www.dol.gov/ofccp/regs/compliance/posters/pdf/eeopost.pdf and http://www.dol.gov/ofccp/regs/compliance/posters/pdf/Supplement_English.pdf.
Individuals with disabling conditions who require accommodation during the recruitment process may contact the ADA Coordinator at (209) 667-3159.
In compliance with federal law, all persons hired will be required to verify identity and eligibility to work in the United States and to complete the required employment eligibility verification document form upon hire.

MANDATED REPORTER PER CANRA
The person holding this position is considered a 'mandated reporter' under the California Child Abuse And Neglect Reporting Act and is required to comply with the requirements set forth in CSU Executive Order 1083, revised July 21, 2017, as a condition of employment.

CLERY ACT DISCLOSURE
In compliance with the Jeanne Clery Disclosure of Campus Security Policy and Crime Statistics Act, Stanislaus State annually posts the Campus Security Report. The annual report includes statistics for the previous three years concerning reported crimes that occurred on campus; in certain off-campus buildings or property owned or controlled by Stanislaus State; and on public property within, or immediately adjacent to and accessible from the campus. The report also includes institutional policies concerning campus security, such as alcohol and drug use, crime prevention, the reporting of crimes, and sexual assault. You can obtain a copy of this report at: https://www.csustan.edu/annual-campus-security-report .
Or you may request a printed copy by calling: (209) 667-3572; fax: (209) 664-7011; or email: compliance@csustan.edu.
Information regarding campus security reports at other locations can be found at: https://ope.ed.gov/campussafety/#/

CRIMINAL BACKGROUND CLEARANCE NOTICE
The university requires a criminal and/or child abuse background check to be completed for many of its new employees, current employees seeking promotional or transfer opportunities, and current employees assigned new duties. Satisfactory completion of a background check (including a criminal records check) is required for employment. CSU will make a conditional offer of employment, which may be rescinded if the background check reveals disqualifying information, and/or it is discovered that the candidate knowingly withheld or falsified information. Failure to satisfactorily complete the background check may affect the continued employment of a current CSU employee who was conditionally offered the position. Failure to consent to any background check will disqualify an applicant from further consideration. Additionally, an applicant who fails to provide the necessary information or who provides false or misleading information may also be disqualified from further consideration. Later discovery of false or misleading information related to the background check may result in the offer of employment being withdrawn or subject the employee to disciplinary action, up to and including termination.
Closing Date/Time: Open until filled

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