Monthly Archives: February 2015

New Jersey City University Open Rank Professorship in Latin American, Caribbean, and Latino Studies

Deadline: April 1

Length: Tenure-track

Comments: ”

The ability to teach a variety of courses across an interdisciplinary curriculum, including contemporary issues dealing with Mexico, the Mexico-U.S. border, Central America, South America, environmental issues, Afro-Latin American cultures, and U.S. Latino studies, will be valued in the successful candidate.”

URL: NJ City University job

Delaware State University-Dover Assistant Professorship in African American History

Deadline: Unstated, OUF

Length: Tenure-track

Comments: To “teach [survey] upper-level courses in African American history, African History and the African Diaspora”

URL: Delaware State job

Northeastern State University-Tahlequah Assistant Professorship in American Indian Studies

Deadline: April 6

Length: Tenure-track

Comments: “The Department of Cherokee and Indigenous Studies seeks a broadly trained social scientist committed to teaching, action research, and outreach to Native communities. In addition, team research involving disciplines with Liberal Arts and other colleges would be encouraged and supported.”

URL: https://nsuok.peopleadmin.com/postings/2981

Wesleyan University Visiting Assistant Professorship in History

Deadline: March 25

Length: 1 year

Comments: Seeking applicants “whose research addresses broadly defined questions of empires, ethnicities, and borders. The area of specialization, and geographic and chronological boundaries are open.”

URL: https://careers.wesleyan.edu/postings/4774

University of Tennessee Lectureship in African History

Deadline: March 23

Length: 1 year with possibility of renewal

Comments: “Must be able to teach survey and upper-division courses on African History; ability to teach African diaspora in the Caribbean and South America, and/or World History a plus.”

URL: http://apply.interfolio.com/28943

CUNY-Hunter College Research Associateship at Centro de Estudios Puertorriqueños

Deadline: Unstated, OUF — reposted from November deadline

Length: 1 year

Comments:  “The Centro de Estudios Puertorriqueños (Centro), the only University-based research institute in the United States devoted to the interdisciplinary study of the Puerto Rican experience, seeks an academic researcher with expertise in any one of the wide range of disciplines within history, social sciences, or behavioral sciences, including those interdisciplinary in nature, to complement its current research capacity.

URL: https://home.cunyfirst.cuny.edu/psp/cnyepprd/GUEST/HRMS/c/HRS_HRAM.HRS_CE.GBL

Central Michigan University Postdoctoral Teaching Fellowship in Native American History

Deadline: March 10

Length: 2 years

Comments: ” Preferred specialization in Great Lakes or Eastern Woodlands.”

URL: https://www.jobs.cmich.edu/postings/21198

Princeton University Postdoctoral Research Associate in Digital Humanities

Deadline: March 25

Length: 1 year with expected renewal for a second

Comments: “The successful candidate will spend half of their time developing a website for the Princeton and Slavery Project, a research project documenting the University’s historical associations with the institution of slavery. The remaining half time will be devoted to the candidate’s own research project and to participating in the intellectual life of the University. Candidates must have a Ph.D. in History or a closely allied field, with a demonstrated familiarity with 18th and 19th century American history.

URL: https://jobs.princeton.edu/applicants/jsp/shared/position/JobDetails_css.jsp?postingId=209694

Southeastern University-Lakeland Assistant Professorship in English

Deadline: Open until filled

Length: Unstated

Comments: “Additional background in women’s literature, African American literature, British literature from any period after the 16th century, philosophy, literary theory, cultural studies, or writing is preferred.”

URL: http://www.seu.edu/employment/open-positions/

University of San Diego Diversity Postdoctoral Fellowship

Deadline: February 9

Length: 2 years with possible extension to a 3rd

Comments: “The College seeks to support two scholars who have a proven record and commitment to empowering students from communities that are underrepresented in academia through research, creative activity, teaching, service and/or mentoring. We are especially interested in advancing the perspectives of African Americans, American Indian/Alaskan Natives, Filipinas/os/x, Chicanas/os/x, Latinas/os/x and/or Pacific Islanders”; targeted fields are

  • Biology
  • Chemistry and Biochemistry
  • English
  • Environmental and Ocean Sciences
  • History (with particular interest in a scholar who specializes in African American History)
  • Mathematics
  • Psychological Sciences
  • Sociology

URL: http://apply.interfolio.com/28717