From the FLP mailbox, this request for applications for Hamilton College’s 2012-2013 Elihu Root Peace Fund Visiting Professor in Women’s Studies:
The Women’s Studies Department at Hamilton College invites applications and nominations for the 2012-2013 Elihu Root Peace Fund Visiting Professor in Women’s Studies. This is a visiting professorship endowed for the purpose of serving the needs and interests of women at Hamilton College. We seek a scholar at the rank of Professor or Associate Professor with experience teaching women’s studies courses. We are particularly interested in scholars whose areas of teaching and/or scholarly expertise is in critical race studies (African American, Latina, Native American, indigenous feminisms) with particular attention to the areas of race, gender, and reproductive justice; criminalization and imprisonment; sexuality and queer theory.
Teaching load is 3 courses for the year. Salary is commensurate with experience; other responsibilities are negotiable. Please send a letter of application, curriculum vitae, and names of three references to: Prof. Anne E. Lacsamana at firstname.lastname@example.org. Application deadline is January 16.
Hamilton College is a residential liberal arts college located in the Mohawk Valley of upstate New York; for applicants with dual-career considerations, Hamilton participates in the regional Higher Education Recruitment Consortium, which posts additional area employment opportunities at
Hamilton College is an affirmative action, equal opportunity employer and is committed to diversity in all areas of the campus community. Hamilton provides domestic partner benefits. Candidates from underrepresented groups in higher education are especially encouraged to apply.