Monthly Archives: August 2014

Eastern New Mexico University Assistant Professorship in Criminal Justice and Sociology

Deadline: September 8 (review begins — posted on Vitae 8/29)

Length: Tenure-track

Comments: “Desired areas of concentration include expertise in introduction to sociology; introduction to criminal justice; corrections; social change; race, ethnicity, and gender; immigration and borderlands issues.”

URL: ENM Sociology

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University of Chicago Provost’s Postdoctoral Scholarship

Deadline: November 1

Length: 2 years

Comments: Seeking “promising junior scholars in all fields. Candidates… must be no more than three years beyond receiving [the PhD or foreign equivalent]. Individuals currently holding a postdoctoral or faculty position at the University of Chicago are not eligible.” “Each cohort of PCEPS holders will include at least one scholar whose research furthers the mission of the Center for the Study of Race, Politics, and Culture.”

URL: http://provostpostdoc.uchicago.edu/

Colgate University Assistant Professorship in Political Science

Deadline: October 15

Length: Tenure-track

Comments: Specialty American politics. “We seek candidates with expertise in at least one of the following areas: public policy and administration, political behavior, political and civic culture, and ethnic, urban, or environmental politics.”

URL: https://academicjobsonline.org/ajo/jobs/4133

 

University of St. Thomas Assistant Professorship in U.S. Literature before 1900

Deadline: November 3

Length: Tenure-track

Comments: “Preference will be given to candidates who can demonstrate the ability to teach broadly and historically across the range of early American literature[s] for both undergraduate and graduate students.” “We will favor applicants who also have demonstrated expertise in one or more of the following areas: postcolonial or trans-oceanic approaches to American literature; digital humanities; film studies; Asian American literature.”

URL: https://facultyemployment-stthomas.icims.com/jobs/1362/assistant-professor%2c-u.s.-literature-before-1900/job

College of Staten Island Assistant Professorship in Sociology or Anthropology

Deadline: October 31

Length: Tenure-track

Comments: “We seek scholars with a specialization in the sociology or anthropology of the African Diaspora, broadly conceived.” “The candidate will be expected to teach undergraduate courses in the interdisciplinary African and African Diaspora BA and/or the interdisciplinary Certificate in Latin American, Caribbean, and Latina/o Studies program as well as the Department of Sociology and Anthropology. Applicants should also be willing to teach courses in these areas to our diverse undergraduate student body. Whereas all candidates with expertise in the African Diaspora will be considered, preference will be given to those candidates who specialize in the Circum-Caribbean region.

URL: http://www.higheredjobs.com/faculty/details.cfm?JobCode=175942160&Title=Assistant%20Professor%20-%20Sociology%20and%20Anthropology

Georgia Southern University Assistant Professorship in Ancient Philosophy

Deadline: October 15

Length: Tenure-track

Comments: Preferred Qualifications:

• Additional teaching competency (AOC) in at least one of the following areas: Aesthetics, Applied Ethics, Critical Thinking, Medieval Philosophy, Non-Western Philosophy, and/or Philosophy of Race

URL: https://docs.google.com/file/d/0BxetNtcoLOHBT2FlUmc3WGJXUUU/edit

Boise State University Assistant Professorship in American Government and Politics

Deadline: November 1

Length: Tenure-track

Comments: “The department is interested in hiring the best candidate; candidates may have substantive interests in race and ethnic politics, public opinion, political psychology and/or women and politics.”

URL: http://hrs.boisestate.edu/careers/searchcareers/assistant-professor-american-government-and-politics-3/

University of New Hampshire Assistant Professorship in Medieval English Literature

Deadline: October 17

Length: Tenure-track

Comments: Seeking “specialty in medieval English literature and Digital Humanities.” “Although candidates are not required to have a research project that addresses these issues directly, they should have competency in talking with students about issues of gender, sexuality, class, religion, and race or ethnicity in medieval literature.

URL: https://jobs.usnh.edu/applicants/jsp/shared/position/JobDetails_css.jsp?postingId=162056

Ball State University Assistant Professorship in African American History

Deadline: October 6

Length: Tenure-track

Comments: A “faculty position in African American history with primary specialization in U.S. history since 1877”

URL: http://cms.bsu.edu/About/AdministrativeOffices/HumanResources/EmployOpp/Public/Faculty/colscihum/101018-asst-prof-dept-history.aspx

Miami University of Ohio Assistant Professorship in Arts of Africa and the African Diaspora

Deadline: December 1

Length: Tenure-track

Comments: “We especially seek candidates whose research can foster connections to related disciplines such as Black World Studies, American and Latin American Studies.”

URL: Miami Art History