The University of Western Ontario invites applications for a full-time,
probationary (tenure track) joint appointment between the Department of
Women's Studies and Feminist Research and the Bachelor of Health
Sciences Program. The position is at the rank of Assistant Professor to
begin July 1, 2007.
Candidates must have a PhD completed, or be in the final stages of
completion of the thesis, in a feminist interdisciplinary area and show
evidence of strong research potential and excellence in teaching. The
successful applicant will have a feminist, interdisciplinary Social
Science background with expertise in the gendered nature of the social
determinants of women's health.
The appointment is shared between the Department of Women's Studies and
Feminist Research, (which is part of both the Faculty of Arts and
Humanities and the Faculty of Social Science) and the Faculty of Health
Sciences. More information about each unit can be found at http://www.uwo.ca/womens/ and http://www.uwo.ca/fhs/bhsc/index.htm.
Applicants should send a letter of application, curriculum vitae,
evidence of teaching experience and three (3) letters of reference by
November 1, 2006, to
Professor Alison Lee, Acting Chair
Department of Women's Studies and Feminist Research,
Somerville House, Room 2319
The University of Western Ontario
London, ON N6A3K7
All positions are subject to budgetary approval. Applicants should have
fluent written and oral communication skills in English. All
qualified candidates are encouraged to apply; however, Canadians and
Permanent Residents will be given priority. The University of Western
Ontario is committed to employment equity and welcomes applications
from all qualified women and men, including visible minorities,
aboriginal people and persons with disabilities.