IGSF Job Postings

 

GSFS 200

Course Lecturer in Gender, Sexuality, Feminist, and Social Justice Studies (GSFS)

Fall 2017

Deadline for receipt of complete applications: June 22nd, 2017

McGill’s Gender, Sexuality, Feminist, and Social Justice Studies program is seeking a Course Lecturer to teach GSFS 200 Feminist and Social Justice Studies. The class will be held in the Fall semester, September 5-December 20, 2017, Tuesdays 2:35 PM - 5:35 PM. The registration cap will be approximately 50 students. Salary will be commensurate with the salary scale for Course Lecturers, as described in the McGill Course Lecturers and Instructors Union Collective Agreement currently set at $8,000 per course. The course is required for students in Major and Honours programs and the official course description is as follows: “Introduction to the key concepts, issues, and modes of analysis in the interdisciplinary fields of feminist and social justice studies. Emphasis on the intersections of gender, race, class, sex, sexuality, and nation in systems of power from historical and contemporary perspectives and the means for collectively transforming them. ” This course will be the second section of GSFS 200 in the Fall term. As such, the chosen instructor will be required to develop the course in tandem with another instructor before the start of term.

If you are interested in applying for the Course Lecturer position for GSFS 200, please send electronically:

·         a cover letter that addresses how you would approach the course

·         a C.V.

·         teaching evaluations (if available)

·         one letter of recommendation

·         availability for the summer months and September 2nd-December 20th

Please arrange for all application materials to be sent directly to andrew.folco [at] mcgill.ca (andrew.folco@mcgill.ca)

McGill University is committed to equity in employment and diversity. It welcomes applications from indigenous peoples, visible minorities, ethnic minorities, persons with disabilities, women, persons of minority sexual orientations and gender identities and others who may contribute to further diversification.

L’Université McGill souscrit à la diversité et à l’équité en matière d’emploi. Elle acceuille favorablement les demandes d’emploi des peuples autochtones, des minorités visibles, des minorités ethniques, des personnes handicapées, des femmes, des personnes de toutes orientations et identités sexuelles et d’autres personnes qui pourraient contribuer à une plus grande diversité.

The language of instruction at McGill is English, but a working knowledge of French would be an asset.

GSFS 305

Course Lecturer in Gender, Sexuality, Feminist, and Social Justice Studies (GSFS)

Fall 2017

Deadline for receipt of complete applications: June 22nd, 2017

McGill’s Gender, Sexuality, Feminist, and Social Justice Studies program is seeking a course lecturer to teach GSFS 305 Critical Race and Social Justice Theories. The class will be held in the Fall semester, September 5-December 20, 2017 on Fridays from 8:35 AM - 11:25 AM. The registration cap will be approximately 40 students. Salary will be commensurate with the salary scale for Course Lecturers, as described in the McGill Course Lecturers and Instructors Union Collective Agreement currently set at $8,000 per course. The course is a part of the core (but not required) offerings for students enrolled in the Gender, Sexuality, Feminist & Social Justice Studies program. The official course description is as follows: “An examination of critical race feminisms and social justice theories in historical and contemporary perspectives, exploring how critical race, transnational, and indigenous feminist theorizing inform social justice, liberation struggles, and other activism."

If you are interested in applying for the Course Lecturer position for GSFS 305, please send:

·         a cover letter that addresses how you plan to approach the course

·         a c.v.

·         teaching evaluations (if available)

·         one letter of recommendation

Please arrange for all application materials to be sent directly to andrew.folco [at] mcgill.ca

McGill University is committed to equity in employment and diversity. It welcomes applications from indigenous peoples, visible minorities, ethnic minorities, persons with disabilities, women, persons of minority sexual orientations and gender identities and others who may contribute to further diversification.

L’Université McGill souscrit à la diversité et à l’équité en matière d’emploi. Elle acceuille favorablement les demandes d’emploi des peuples autochtones, des minorités visibles, des minorités ethniques, des personnes handicapées, des femmes, des personnes de toutes orientations et identités sexuelles et d’autres personnes qui pourraient contribuer à une plus grande diversité.

All qualified candidates are encouraged to apply; however, Canadians and permanent residents of Canada will be given priority. The language of instruction at McGill is English, but a working knowledge of French would be an asset. 

GSFS 307

Course Lecturer in Gender, Sexuality, Feminist, and Social Justice Studies (GSFS)

Fall 2017

Deadline for receipt of complete applications: July 1st, 2017

McGill’s Gender, Sexuality, Feminist, and Social Justice Studies program is seeking a Course Lecturer to teach GSFS 307 Indigenous Feminisms. The class will be held in the Fall semester, September 5-December 20, 2017 on Fridays from 2:35 PM - 5:25 PM. The registration cap will be approximately 50 students. Salary will be commensurate with the salary scale for Course Lecturers, as described in the McGill Course Lecturers and Instructors Union Collective Agreement currently set at $8,000 per course. The course is a part of the core (but not required) offerings for students enrolled in the Gender, Sexuality, Feminist & Social Justice Studies program. The official course description is as follows: “Explores indigenous feminisms in historical and contemporary contexts, with a critical focus on the tensions between feminist and Indigenous epistemologies. The relationships between feminisms, settler-colonialism, nation-building, and indigenous social justice struggles will be emphasized."

If you are interested in applying for the Course Lecturer position for GSFS 307, please send:

·         a cover letter that addresses how you would approach the course

·         a C.V.

·         teaching evaluations (if available)

·         one letter of recommendation

Please arrange for all application materials to be sent directly to andrew.folco [at] mcgill.ca

McGill University is committed to equity in employment and diversity. It welcomes applications from indigenous peoples, visible minorities, ethnic minorities, persons with disabilities, women, persons of minority sexual orientations and gender identities and others who may contribute to further diversification.

L’Université McGill souscrit à la diversité et à l’équité en matière d’emploi. Elle acceuille favorablement les demandes d’emploi des peuples autochtones, des minorités visibles, des minorités ethniques, des personnes handicapées, des femmes, des personnes de toutes orientations et identités sexuelles et d’autres personnes qui pourraient contribuer à une plus grande diversité.

The language of instruction at McGill is English, but a working knowledge of French would be an asset.

TEACHING ASSISTANTSHIP

POSITION POSTING

McGILL UNIVERSITY

“McGill University is Committed to Equity in Employment”

Hiring Unit & Address: Institute for Gender, Sexuality, and Feminist Studies (IGSF) 3487 Peel Street, 2nd Floor

Date of Posting (d-mmm-yyyy): 28-April-2017     

Application Deadline Date (d-mmm-yyyy): 28-May-2017

Course Title: Feminist and Social Justice Studies

Course Number: GSFS 200                                    Instructor: Mary Bunch

Hours of work (per term): 180                            Number of TA positions available (estimate): 3

Dates of Appointment:                                          Salary:        $5,149.80  

Starting: 5-SEP-2017                                             Hourly rate: $28.61

Ending:  20-DEC-2017                                           Per Term:    $5,149.80
 

Required Duties:

The successful applicant/s will facilitate weekly student conferences, attend lectures, and confer with students during regular office hours. The TA will also evaluate student work, including exams. Invigilation may also be required. TAs will be expected to develop and present some course content. Tasks will also include meeting with the course supervisor, reading required material for the class for the preparation of conferences and class discussions, and preparing for conferences and discussions with students.

Qualifications Required:

Preference will be given to students enrolled in the Graduate Option in Gender and Women’s Studies. Applicants must be in good standing in their academic program and be conversant with Feminist and Social Justice Theories. Applicants must meet course deadlines, interact effectively with students, provide helpful feedback on written assignments, facilitate discussions and act as a resource person. Applicants must be free for two weekly conferences (one on Fri).

Application Requirements:

·         TA Application Form (found in sidebar at http://www.mcgill.ca/igsf/jobs)

·         CV

·         Cover Letter, containing a brief description of any academic and non-academic activities that have helped to prepare them for the position

·         Evaluations from previous TAships held

Applications must be submitted electronically to: andrew.folco [at] mcgill.ca

Language Requirements (if relevant): English, knowledge of French an asset

Name & Title of Course Supervisor: TBA

Dept. Authorization: Ada Sinacore, Chair       Date: 28-April-2017

NOTE: All applicants must apply in writing, using the application form provided, to the appropriate Hiring Unit by the application deadline.

NOTE: Announcements are considered tentative, pending final determination of course offerings and enrolments.

TEACHING ASSISTANTSHIP

POSITION POSTING

McGILL UNIVERSITY

“McGill University is Committed to Equity in Employment”

Hiring Unit & Address: Institute for Gender, Sexuality, and Feminist Studies (IGSF) 3487 Peel Street, 2nd Floor

Date of Posting (d-mmm-yyyy): 28-April-2017     

Application Deadline Date (d-mmm-yyyy): 28-May-2017

Course Title: Sexual and Gender Diversity Studies

Course Number: GSFS 250                                    Instructor: Roberto Benedicto

Hours of work (per term): 180                            Number of TA positions available (estimate): 2

Dates of Appointment:                                          Salary:        $5,149.80  

Starting: 5-SEP-2017                                             Hourly rate: $28.61

Ending:  20-DEC-2017                                           Per Term:    $5,149.80
 

Required Duties:

The successful applicant/s will facilitate weekly student conferences, attend lectures, and confer with students during regular office hours. The TA will also evaluate student work, including exams. Invigilation may also be required. TAs will be expected to develop and present some course content. Tasks will also include meeting with the course supervisor, reading required material for the class for the preparation of conferences and class discussions, and preparing for conferences and discussions with students.

Qualifications Required:

Preference will be given to students enrolled in the Graduate Option in Gender and Women’s Studies. Applicants must be in good standing in their academic program and be conversant with Sexual and Gender Diversity Studies. Applicants must meet course deadlines, interact effectively with students, provide helpful feedback on written assignments, facilitate discussions and act as a resource person. Applicants must be free for two weekly conferences (one on Fri).

Application Requirements:

·         TA Application Form (found in sidebar at http://www.mcgill.ca/igsf/jobs)

·         CV

·         Cover Letter, containing a brief description of any academic and non-academic activities that have helped to prepare them for the position

·         Evaluations from previous TAships held

Applications must be submitted electronically to: andrew.folco [at] mcgill.ca

Language Requirements (if relevant): English, knowledge of French an asset

Name & Title of Course Supervisor: TBA

Dept. Authorization: Ada Sinacore, Chair       Date: 28-April-2017

NOTE: All applicants must apply in writing, using the application form provided, to the appropriate Hiring Unit by the application deadline.

NOTE: Announcements are considered tentative, pending final determination of course offerings and enrolments.

MURIEL GOLD SENIOR VISITING PROFESSORSHIP

Institute for Gender, Sexuality and Feminist Studies

McGill University

2017-2018
 

The Institute for Gender, Sexuality, and Feminist Studies (IGSF) at McGill University, Montreal, Canada invites applications for the position of Muriel Gold Visiting Professor. This position is open to professors who wish to spend one or two academic terms in a university environment in order to carry out research on gender, sexuality or feminist studies. The Institute offers work space and support, an ongoing seminar program, contact with other professors within McGill and in neighbouring universities - all this located at the centre of a stimulating, bilingual, urban environment.

The Visiting Professor position is ideal for faculty with research leave funding, a portable research fellowship, or sabbatical. Preference will be given to professors who already hold faculty positions. Research funding in the amount of $5,000 for the Muriel Gold Senior Visiting Professor is available from the IGSF.  Visiting professors also participate in our Esquisses works in progress talks series, and have an opportunity to present and discuss their research with an engaged and enthusiastic research community.

If interested, please send a one page proposal via email with the header “Muriel Gold Visiting Professorship”, describing the research that would be undertaken while in residence as a Visiting Professor, a copy or link to a recent publication, an up-to-date curriculum vitae and an indication of what period you would like for your tenure as IGSF Visiting Professor to:

Alanna Thain, Director
Institute for Gender, Sexuality, and Feminist Studies (IGSF)
3487 Peel Street, 2nd floor
Montreal, QC H3A 1W7
e-mail:  alanna.thain [at] mcgill.ca

While we may be able to provide administrative advice on the following matters, we ask that IGSF visiting professors assume full responsibility on matters relating to visa applications, health insurance, housing and living expenses. Please note in particular that Canada does not pay for hospital or medical services for visitors. We ask all visiting professors to ensure to have health insurance to cover any medical costs for the duration of your visit to Canada.

APPLICATION CLOSING DATE: June 30, 2017
Please submit your application and all documents electronically.