1 March 2007

JOBS - 3 x Lecturer B positions in Gender and Cultural Studies (U of Sydney) Closes 30 March 2007

Lecturers in Gender and Cultural Studies
School of Philosophical and Historical Inquiry
Faculty of Arts
The University of Sydney
Reference No.: 97752

The Department of Gender and Cultural Studies in the School of Philosophical and Historical Inquiry seeks to appoint three Lecturers (Level B). Two positions are full-time and one is fractional (0.6). One full-time position is expected to commence in July 2007. The other two positions are expected to commence in January 2008. Applicants must have completed a PhD in Gender Studies, Cultural Studies, or a related area.

Expertise in one or more of the following areas is required: Cultural Studies, consumer culture, Media Studies, popular culture, masculinity, sport, violence and gender, research methods, cultural geography, feminist theory, sexuality or embodiment.

Expertise in Asian or U.S. gender and/or cultural studies, or experience with web-based as well as face-to-face teaching, will be advantageous.

Applicants should demonstrate a strong record of research achievement relative to opportunity and willingness to seek external funding. The persons appointed will be expected to contribute to the department's undergraduate program, to offer Honours and graduate supervision, to undertake administrative responsibilities, and to be active researchers in the broad interdisciplinary area of gender and/or cultural studies.

All three positions are continuing with completion of a satisfactory probation period required for new appointees. Membership of a University approved superannuation scheme is a condition of employment. Remuneration package (the fractional appointment will be 0.6 thereof): $81,729 - $97,053.09 p.a. (which includes a base salary Lecturer Level B $69,062 - $82,011 p.a., leave loading and up to 17% employer's contribution to superannuation)

For more information about these positions, CLICK HERE.
Specific enquiries about the role can be directed to Dr Catherine Driscoll on (+61 2) 9036 9503 or email: catherine.driscoll@arts.usyd.edu.au

Closing: 30 March 2007