Applying for membership to the gender & politics lab

Are you/will you be a Memorial student as of fall 2018? Are you interested in joining the lab? Do you want to conduct research related to gender and politics with other lab members? Do you want to help coordinate & participate in activities at Memorial University in relation to gender and politics?

Application to the lab is highly competitive: we are a small group, and we receive a high volume of applications for membership. Interested applicants should get in touch with the lab director, Dr. Amanda Bittner, at The application should include:

  • a cover letter outlining why you would like to join the lab and the contribution you think you would make to lab activities;
  • a resume, including the names and contact information for two references;
  • an unofficial transcript;
  • a one page research proposal related to gender and politics (what would you like to do as part of the lab? we conduct a number of research projects, and this is an opportunity for you to outline a potential research interest)

If you have any questions, feel free to get in touch with Dr. Bittner.