CSWS director candidate talks, open house set for May 31 and June 1

CSWS director candidate talks, open house set for May 31 and June 1

The Center for the Study of Women in Society is pleased to invite the University of Oregon community to attend internal candidate talks for the position of CSWS Director. The two candidates are: Professor Alisa Freedman, East Asian Languages and Literatures; and Associate Professor Sangita Gopal, English and Cinema Studies, and Interim Director of CSWS.

Both candidates will give public talks via Zoom as well as hold Open House drop-in hours at CSWS for faculty, staff, students, and community members to talk informally with the candidates. The event schedule is as follows:

Tuesday, May 31:

Wednesday, June 1: Refreshments will be offered during Open House drop-in hours. In addition, public talks will be recorded and made available on the CSWS website.

The CSWS Advisory Board is also seeking survey input on the candidates from our community, especially from those who attend talks and/or drop-in hours. Your anonymous responses will be shared with the Advisory Board as they deliberate on whom to recommend to VPRI for this position. The new director will serve a three-year term, renewable for up to six years of service.

Please complete this 5-minute candidate survey by Sunday, June 5: https://oregon.qualtrics.com/jfe/form/SV_9nTYPdOLDyWtAwu