Part-time instructor opportunities

Are you interested in teaching topics in gender, race, and class? We are looking for qualified thoughtful leaders and change agents to join our dynamic group in the Women’s and Gender Studies Program. We’re soliciting applications for our part-time instructor, non-benefit eligible pool. Applications will be reviewed on a per need basis. 

Northern Arizona University is a committed Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Institution. Women, minorities, veterans, and individuals with disabilities are encouraged to apply.

Teaching assignments

Possible teaching assignments include:

  • lower-division introductory classes
  • upper-division topics courses, including
  • feminist activism in the US and globally
  • transnational feminisms
  • gender and work
  • sexualities
  • graduate classes in
  • feminist theory
  • gender and the aging process


We prefer candidates with a PhD, though MAs and ABDs will be considered.

We require:

  • academic training and/or experience in women’s and/or gender studies
  • teaching experience
  • commitment to teaching in a multicultural environment


The application should include:

  • a vita
  • the names of two additional references
  • a cover letter that details
  • your teaching and research experience in women’s and gender’s studies
  • the courses the courses you’re prepared to teach
  • other relevant documentation such as
  • sample syllabi
  • teaching evaluations
  • evidence of scholarship
  • experience in diversity programming

Send to:

Steering Committee
Women’s and Gender Studies Program
Northern Arizona University
PO Box 5695
Flagstaff, AZ  86011