Graduate Option Complementary Courses

Updates are ongoing. Please check back regularly.


IGSF is committed to promoting safer spaces in the classroom and throughout the McGill community at large. We encourage instructors to develop pedagogical approaches that cultivate a classroom culture that is as free from barriers as possible; that encourages inclusivity and diversity; and that demonstrates a commitment to equity and social justice. The Social Equity and Diversity Education Office offers workshops and training on equity issues; we encourage all of our instructors to take advantage of what SEDE has to offer. To learn more about Safer Space resources, please visit www.mcgill.ca/equity_diversity/.


Fall 2016-Winter 2017

Anthropology

ANTH 615 Sem in Medical Anthropology 3 Credits
    Offered in the:
  • Fall
  • Winter
  • Summer

Fall 2016, Prof. Sandra Hyde


Architecture

ARCH 653 Arch Hist & Theory Seminar 3. 4 Credits
    Offered in the:
  • Fall
  • Winter
  • Summer

Winter 2017, Prof. Annmarie Adams


Art History


Looking for CMPL courses? See the Law course listings below.


Communication Studies

COMS 647 Emerging Media 3 Credits
    Offered in the:
  • Fall
  • Winter
  • Summer

Fall 2016, Prof. Carrie Rentschler


East Asian Studies


Education


English

ENGL 670 Topics in Cultural Studies 3 Credits
    Offered in the:
  • Fall
  • Winter
  • Summer

Winter 2017, Prof. Alanna Thain


Geography

GEOG 507 Advanced Social Geography 3 Credits
    Offered in the:
  • Fall
  • Winter
  • Summer

TOPIC: Queer Geographies. Winter 2017, Prof. Natalie Oswin 


History


Law


Sociology


Social Work


Women's Studies

WMST 601 Feminist Theories and Methods 3 Credits
    Offered in the:
  • Fall
  • Winter
  • Summer

Fall 2016, Prof. Jenny Burman

WMST 602 Feminist Research Symposium 3 Credits
    Offered in the:
  • Fall
  • Winter
  • Summer

Winter 2017, Prof. Mary Bunch


Please Note:

The courses listed on this page are the ones that are offered and approved as Complementary Courses for the Graduate Option in Gender and Women's Studies for the 2016-2017 calendar years. Where relevant, the topic is specified.  Additional courses are currently under consideration and will be posted above, if approved.

Courses may only be applied towards the Graduate Option in Gender and Women's Studies when the topic significantly engages issues of gender and/or women and/or feminism.

Special or current topics courses are marked with an asterisk (*). Topics courses may be applied towards the Graduate Option in Gender and Women's Studies ONLY when the topic significantly engages issues of gender and/or women and/or feminism in a given year and with documentation on file for that year.

If you find a course WHICH IS NOT LISTED and that you think could count as a Complementary Course towards the Graduate Option in Gender and Women's Studies please contact the claire [dot] michela [at] mcgill [dot] ca (Administrative and Student Affairs Coordinator) for approval.

 

IGSF Job Posting

Assistant Professor in Feminism, Gender and/or Sexuality

The Institute for Gender, Sexuality, and Feminist Studies at McGill University in Montreal, Canada invites applications for a joint-appointed, tenure track assistant professor position in Feminist, Gender and/or Sexuality Studies with an emphasis on Social Justice. The successful candidate will hold a joint appointed position in the Institute for Gender, Sexuality and Feminist Studies as well as either the Department of Sociology or the Department of Political Science, according to their profile. Candidates must demonstrate outstanding research potential and publication records, a record of graduate training in the disciplines of Sociology or Political Science and Women’s/Gender Studies, substantial and relevant teaching experience or potential, and a strong commitment to interdisciplinary inquiry and the support of diverse intellectual communities. We seek candidates who value diversity and whose research, teaching and service bear this out.

The hiring committee welcomes applications from qualified candidates working in critical approaches to intersectionality and social justice. We particularly welcome candidates whose work addresses any of the following areas: indigenous studies, postcolonial studies, race and/or ethnicity, disability, trans* studies, sexuality and queer research, social inequalities or social movements.

In addition to developing courses in their areas of expertise, the successful candidate will teach a variety of core courses in IGSF’s teaching program including introductory courses such as GSFS 200 Feminist and Social Justice Studies or GSFS 250 Sexual and Gender Diversity Studies, and in the sociology or political science departments at both the graduate and undergraduate level; supervise students and contribute to the intellectual life of the university.

Applicants must have a PhD in hand at the time of appointment. The appointment begins 1 August 2017. Inquiries about this position can be sent to IGSFhire [at] mcgill [dot] ca to the attention of Alanna Thain, Director, IGSF, McGill University

Applications should include a cover letter, curriculum vitae, three letters of recommendation, evidence of teaching experience and effectiveness (for example: summaries of teaching evaluations, sample course syllabi, courses as instructor or teaching assistant, etc.; three pages max) and a writing sample (20-30 pages). The committee will begin reviewing applications on 10 December, 2016; applications received after that date may not receive full consideration. All materials, including referees’ letters of recommendation, must be submitted electronically to https://academicjobsonline.org/ajo/jobs/8366.

Knowledge of French would be an asset for this position.

McGill University is committed to diversity and equity in employment. It welcomes applications from: women, Aboriginal persons, persons with disabilities, ethnic minorities, persons of minority sexual orientation or gender identity, visible minorities, and others who may contribute to diversification. All qualified applicants are encouraged to apply; however, in accordance with Canadian immigration requirements, Canadians and permanent residents will be given priority.

For further information: http://www.mcgill.ca/igsfhttp://www.mcgill.ca/sociologyhttp://www.mcgill.ca/politicalscience

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Professeur adjoint dans les études féministes, des genres et/ou des sexualités

L’Institut Genre, sexualité et féminisme de l’Université McGill à Montréal, Canada, sollicite des candidatures pour un poste de professeur adjoint menant à la permanence dans les études féministes, des genres et/ou des sexualités mettant l'accent sur la justice sociale. Le candidat retenu occupera un poste conjoint entre l’Institut Genre, sexualité et féminisme et, soit le Département de sociologie, soit le Département de science politique, selon son profil. Les candidats doivent posséder un potentiel exceptionnel pour la recherche, un excellent dossier de publication, une formation aux cycles supérieurs dans les disciplines de la sociologie ou de la science politique et des études féministes et des genres, une expérience significative et pertinente (ou un potentiel) en enseignement, et faire preuve d’un solide engagement envers la recherche interdisciplinaire et le soutien des diverses communautés intellectuelles. Nous recherchons des candidats qui valorisent la diversité et dont les travaux de recherche, l’enseignement et les services en témoignent.

Le comité de sélection accueillera favorablement les candidatures de personnes qualifiées œuvrant dans le domaine des approches critiques de l’intersectionalité et la justice sociale. Nous invitons particulièrement les candidats dont les travaux portent sur l’un des domaines suivants : études autochtones, études postcoloniales, études de la race et/ou de l’origine ethnique, incapacités/handicaps, études trans*, recherches sur la sexualité et la théorie queer, inégalités ou mouvements sociaux.

En plus d’élaborer des cours dans ses domaines de spécialisation, le candidat retenu devra enseigner un éventail de cours de premier cycle dans le programme de l’IGSF, tels les cours d’introduction GSFS 200 ‘Feminist and Social Justice Studies’ ou GSFS 250 ‘Sexual and Gender Diversity Studies’, et des cours au premier cycle et aux cycles supérieurs dans les départements de sociologie ou de science politique; encadrer les étudiants et contribuer à la vie intellectuelle de l'université.

Le candidat retenu devra être titulaire d’un doctorat au moment de sa nomination. La date prévue d’entrée en fonction est le 1er août 2017. Les demandes de renseignements au sujet de ce poste doivent être envoyées à l’adresse suivante IGSFhire [at] mcgill [dot] ca à l'attention de Alanna Thain, Directrice, IGSF, Université McGill.

Les dossiers de candidature doivent comprendre une lettre de présentation, un curriculum vitae, trois lettres de recommandation, des documents attestant l’expérience et les compétences dans le domaine de l’enseignement (par exemple, évaluations de l’enseignement, syllabus, cours offerts comme instructeur ou assistant d’enseignement ; trois pages maximum) ainsi qu’un échantillon de leurs publications (de 20 à 30 pages). Le comité commencera l’étude des candidatures le 10 décembre 2016 ; les candidatures reçues après cette date pourraient ne pas être prises en considération. Ces documents, y compris les lettres de recommandation, doivent être soumis électroniquement à l’adresse suivante : https://academicjobsonline.org/ajo/jobs/8366.

La connaissance du français constitue un atout.

L’Université McGill souscrit à la diversité et à l’équité en matière d’emploi. Elle accueille favorablement les demandes d’emploi : des femmes, des peuples autochtones, des minorités ethniques, des personnes handicapées, des personnes de toutes orientations et identités sexuelles, des minorités visibles, et d’autres personnes qui pourraient contribuer à une plus grande diversité. Tous les candidats qualifiés sont invités à postuler. Toutefois, conformément aux exigences de l’immigration canadienne, la priorité sera accordée aux Canadiens ainsi qu’aux résidents permanents.

Pour plus d’information: http://www.mcgill.ca/igsfhttp://www.mcgill.ca/sociologyhttp://www.mcgill.ca/politicalscience