Welcome to the Department of Cultural, Gender, and Global Studies.
We offer degrees in Global Studies, Interdisciplinary Studies, and Women's Studies.
This new Department supports these three programs with innovative curricula, student research opportunities, community engagement, and involvement with service learning, internships, study abroad, and other curricular and co-curricular learning activities. The Department also promotes creative and imaginative engagement in cross-disciplinary investigation of complex systems and problems.
We strive to be a statewide and national leader in interdisciplinary and multidisciplinary scholarship and teaching, simultaneously promoting the distinctiveness of the constituent programs and creating opportunities for collaboration and cooperation among them.
Seeking a Department Chair
The Department of Cultural, Gender and Global Studies seeks a creative leader with administrative experience and an established record of scholarly research and teaching excellence for the position of Department Chair to begin July 1, 2014. Tenured position, competitive salary and benefits. Applicants must have a Ph.D. in a discipline that is suitable for tenure in the department and currently hold tenured Associate or Full Professor rank. Areas of research specialization are open.
Applicants should mail a letter of interest, clearly highlighting teaching and scholarly experience relevant to this Department, and a CV including the names and contact information of at least three references to Dr. Alexandra Sterling-Hellenbrand, Search Committee Chair, Department of Cultural, Gender and Global Studies, ASU Box 32080, Appalachian State University, Boone, NC 28608. Formal review of complete applications will begin on Dec 2, 2013 and will continue until the position is filled.
For more info: http://hrs.appstate.edu/employment/epa-jobs/872