Faculty Position in Gender Studies

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Faculty Position in Gender Studies



Koç University would like to invite applicants for a full time faculty position in Gender Studies starting in September 2016. Koç University hosts a wide range of departments in social sciences and humanities with undergraduate and graduate programs as well as an active Center for Gender Studies (KOÇKAM). We are especially interested in candidates, who hold PhDs in Political Science, International Relations, Sociology, Gender Studies, and Anthropology, but will also consider applicants from other disciplines in the social sciences and humanities. The candidate will be appointed as faculty member in the department relevant to his/her area of expertise and will also be expected to actively contribute to the Center. Candidates from all ranks are encouraged to apply. We especially encourage applications from candidates with interdisciplinary research agendas and experience in grant applications. Salary is commensurate with qualifications and experience.


Koç University is a private, nonprofit institution located in Istanbul, Turkey. The University is committed to the pursuit of excellence in both research and teaching. The medium of instruction is English. Admission to the university is extremely selective. Normal teaching load consists of four courses per year or five contact hours per week. You can find information about the university at the following website:


All candidates should have a Ph.D. prior to the time of appointment in September 2016, a record of demonstrated research accomplishments, and reputation commensurate with rank.


The deadline for applications is December 15, 2015. Interested persons should send the following in a single electronic pdf file

1. Curriculum Vitae

2. Cover letter

3. Relevant sample work

4. Summary statement of research and teaching.

5. And make necessary arrangements for three letters of reference to be e-mailed separately to



College of Administrative Sciences and Economics

Koc University

Rumeli Feneri Yolu, Sariyer 34450

Istanbul, TURKEY


Office of the Dean

(c/o Mrs. Vildan Ertuğrul)


Phone: (90-212) 338-1330