Non-tenure track faculty position WGST - Transnational Feminism

Madison, NJ

Drew University seeks applications for a non-tenure track faculty position in the Women’s and Gender Studies Program with a specialization in transnational feminisms and a disciplinary location in the social sciences preferred.  A focus in gender and health or a regional focus in Africa or Latin/South America particularly desirable.


  • 3/3 teaching load. Courses will include: Introduction to Women’s and Gender Studies; Transnational Feminisms; as well as a choice of interdisciplinary women’s and gender studies courses or disciplinary courses.
  • Participation in program activities such as lectures, student discussions, panels;
  • Mentoring of majors and minors in the WGST program

 Required Education and Experience:

  • PhD required at time of appointment
  • Record of teaching excellence with experience in some of the relevant courses


To apply, submit the following materials.

  • Cover letter
  • CV
  • Three letters of recommendation (recommenders should send letters to:
  • Teaching portfolio (evaluations, teaching statement)

Please apply by October 10th.  Application review will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled.

About Drew University:

Drew University, located on a beautiful, wooded,186-acre campus in Madison, New Jersey, includes the College of Liberal Arts, the Theological School, and the Caspersen School of Graduate Studies. It has a total enrollment of more than 2,100 students with 145 full-time faculty members. Over 35% of our undergraduate students are from underrepresented groups, and we were recently ranked 19th among baccalaureate institutions for the number of international students enrolled. The Theological and Caspersen Schools offer master’s and doctoral degrees, and the College confers bachelor’s degrees in 32 disciplines.

Drew is dedicated to exceptional faculty mentorship and hands-on learning that successfully prepares students for their futures. Students regularly connect with local communities, and because of our proximity to New York City, we are home to multiple New York Semester experiences for our undergraduate students: Wall Street, United Nations, Contemporary Art, Communications and Media, Social Entrepreneurship, and New York Theatre. The University also houses the Charles A. Dana Research Institute for Scientists Emeriti, the Center for Global Education, the Center for Civic Engagement, the Center on Religion, Culture & Conflict, and the United Methodist Archives and History Center. Drew also recently received a multi-year Mellon grant to transform teaching and learning in the humanities by incorporating emerging digital technologies, methods, and pedagogies.

To enrich education through diversity, Drew University is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer. In accordance with Department of Homeland Security regulations, a successful candidate must be authorized to work in the United States. These positions are subject to a background check.