Cultural Studies

Cultural Studies

Interdisciplinary Graduate Program

Cultural Studies

Interdisciplinary Graduate Program

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Posted November 18, 2019


CUST 803: Cultural Studies Historiography (Winter 2021)

Cultural Studies Program, Queen’s University, Kingston, ON CAN K7L 3N6

Cultural Studies at Queen’s University invites applications and proposals from suitably qualified candidates affiliated with the Cultural Studies Graduate Program interested in teaching a Graduate Course in Cultural Studies Historiography. This is an on campus seminar course with an expected enrolment of up to 15 students.  It is a required course for all Cultural Studies MA and PhD students, usually taken during their first year. It is expected that candidates would have experience teaching cultural studies and/or historiography or demonstrated scholarly interest in the histories and scope of the field.  This is an appointment for the period January 1, 2021 to April 30, 2021.

Calendar course description: CUST 803 – Cultural Studies Historiography
This course introduces students to key debates, concerns, and texts that have shaped the field of Cultural Studies over time, tracing multiple genealogies of the field in its international and interdisciplinary origins.

The remuneration for this 3.0 unit course is available as a buy‐out from teaching in the home unit or as additional salary. Faculty and Continuing Adjuncts will be paid overload if they teach a course above and beyond their normal workload. The overload stipend of a 3.0 unit course is currently $8,088; this is the same for both Faculty and Continuing Adjuncts.

Applications will be received until Monday December 2, 2019.  Review of applications will commence shortly thereafter. Additional information about the Cultural Studies Program can be found at

The University invites applications from all qualified individuals affiliated with the program.  Queen’s University is committed to employment equity and diversity in the workplace and welcomes applications from women, visible minorities, Aboriginal peoples, persons with disabilities, and and LGBTQ persons.  All qualified candidates are encouraged to apply; however, Canadians and permanent residents will be given priority.

The University will provide support in its recruitment processes to applicants with disabilities, including accommodation that takes into account an applicant’s accessibility needs. If you require accommodation during the interview process, please contact:  Dr. Susan Lord, Director, Cultural Studies at or 613-533-6000 x75339.

The academic staff at Queen's University are governed by the Collective Agreement between the Queen's University Faculty Association (QUFA) and the University, which is posted at:

Applications should include a complete and current curriculum vitae, the names of two (2) referees, and any other relevant materials the candidate wishes to submit for consideration such as a letter of intent, teaching dossier, etc.

Please arrange to have applications sent directly to:
Susan Lord, Director
Cultural Studies Program
Mackintosh-Corry Hall, Suite B126A Queen’s University
Kingston Ontario Canada K7L 3N6
Email:  (preferred submission method)