The Women & Gender Studies Department at California State University, Fullerton is recruiting qualified candidates to teach courses on a part-time basis.
Among the courses to be staffed are:
- Women & Gender Studies 100-Intro to Gender Studies in the Humanities
- Women & Gender Studies 302-Intro to Women’s Studies
Course descriptions can be found on the department's web site: http://hss.fullerton.edu/womens
Candidates must have an ABD or M.A. with substantial graduate course work in relevant field; preference will be given to candidates with prior teaching experience at the university level; and demonstrated ability to interact and work effectively with a wide a culturally diverse range of students.
A background check (including a criminal records check) must be completed satisfactorily before any candidate can be offered a position with the CSU. Failure to satisfactorily complete the background check may affect application status of applicants or continued employment of current CSU employees who apply for the position.
The fall term begins in late August and ends in mid-December; the spring term runs from the beginning of February through the end of May.
Appointment and Salary
All part-time faculty appointments are made as Lecturers, under the terms of the Collective Bargaining Agreement between the CSU system and the California Faculty Association. Initial appointments are for one semester only. Salaries vary depending upon qualifications and experience. The typical starting salary for part-time faculty with an M.A. is $4783 per semester for a three unit course; (with a Ph.D. – terminal degree in the field – $5708). For a description of potential benefits, go to http://hr.fullerton.edu/documents/benefits/Faculty_BenEligibility.pdf
Regular performance evaluations of part-time lecturers are made by the department or program according to the terms of the adopted University Policy Statement (UPS 210.060). Positive reviews are based upon student ratings of instruction, course materials, and in-class observations made by a department personnel committee member or the department chairperson. The primary service responsibility of part-time faculty is to provide opportunities for student consultation outside of the regular class hours; on-line discussion periods or e-mail contacts shall not be a complete substitute for face-to-face consultation periods.
Job Control Number
Please send a letter of interest along with a curriculum vitae to:
Dr. Karyl Ketchum
Women & Gender Studies Department
P.O. Box 6850
California State University, Fullerton
Fullerton, CA 92834-6868
In addition, please complete an Applicant Data Flow Form via secured website: https://hr.fullerton.edu/appdataflow/ and enter the Job Control Number listed above.
Application materials are reviewed on an on-going basis.
The person holding this position is considered a ‘mandated reporter’ under the California Child Abuse and Neglect Reporting Act and is required to comply with the requirements set forth in CSU Executive Order 1083 Revised July 21, 2017 as a condition of employment.
California State University Fullerton celebrates all forms of diversity and is deeply committed to fostering an inclusive environment within which students, staff, administrators and faculty thrive. Individuals interested in advancing the University’s strategic diversity goals are strongly encouraged to apply. EEO employer. Reasonable accommodations will be provided for qualified applicants with disabilities who self-disclose.