Monthly Archives: March 2015

Max-Planck Institute for the Study of Religious and Ethnic Diversity Postdoctoral Fellowships (2)

Deadline: May 15

Length: 2 years

Comments: Postdoc #1: “The successful candidate will explore Internet enabled new media practices and political Islam among the South Asian diaspora in the UK and Germany.” Postdoc #2: “The researcher will carry out an ethnographic study of online practices among the Indian diaspora and major organizations for political Hinduism in the UK.”

URL: https://www.h-net.org/jobs/job_display.php?id=50738

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Rice University Post-Baccalaureate Fellowship at the Kinder Institute for Urban Research

Deadline: May 15

Length: 1 year

Comments: “The fellow will work primarily with Professor of Sociology Dr. Stephen L. Klineberg to provide research support for the annual Kinder Institute Houston Area Survey, which is now well into its fourth decade of tracking this region’s remarkable economic and demographic transformations and recording the way area residents are responding to them.” See a description of Klineberg’s work at http://sociology.rice.edu/Content.aspx?id=122

URL: https://jobs.rice.edu/postings/3727

 

 

 

Eastern Kentucky University Associate/Assistant Professorship in Human Development and Family Studies

Deadline: April 13

Length: Tenured/tenure-track

Comments: “he successful candidate will teach courses in apparel design & merchandising and child & family studies. Courses could include but are not limited to merchandising, apparel production, social & psychological aspects of dress, lifespan development, identity & sexuality, and marriage & family, with the possibility of teaching specific courses online and during the winter and summer sessions.”

URL: https://jobs.eku.edu/applicants/jsp/shared/frameset/Frameset.jsp?time=1426685993582

HistoryMakers Digital Strategy and Website Management

Deadline: Unstated

Length: Unstated (not a teaching job)

Comments: “This position is responsible for development and maintenance of the organization’s website and social media initiatives(i.e. Facebook ,Twitter, Linkedin, Wikipedia, Instagram).  This individual must possess and demonstrate a commitment to the mission of The HistoryMakers and have the ability to function well in a mission-oriented organization with a sense of urgency and ethics.” “The HistoryMakers is a growing and dynamic 501 (c)(3) not-for-profit organization dedicated to creating an unprecedented national video oral history archival institution recording the stories of both well known and unsung African American HistoryMakers.”

URL: https://www.h-net.org/jobs/job_display.php?id=50703

Luther College Visiting Instructorship/Assistant Professorship in Biblical Studies

Deadline: April 1

Length: 1 year

Comments: “Specialization may be in Hebrew Bible or New Testament; an emphasis on feminist, womanist, mujerista, or other gender-related approaches is welcomed.”

URL: Luther Biblical Studies

Knox College Visiting Assistant Professorship in Africana Studies

Deadline: April 8

Length: 1 year

Comments: “Candidates should have experience teaching general introductory courses in African American and African Studies.  Desirable specializations would include fields in the humanities and social sciences, although backgrounds in other areas will be considered.”

URL: http://www.knox.edu/employment-at-knox/faculty

College of the Holy Cross Postdoctoral fellowship in the Study of Race and Ethnicity

Deadline: Review begins immediately, open until filled

Length: 2 years

Comments: “Ideally, the candidate would be able to offer an introductory course related to comparative studies in race and ethnicity along with some combination of courses related to the following: race and ethnic relations, race and politics in a specific country (e.g. the United States) or in a global context, race and gender, ethnic conflict, or other courses related to the research interests of the candidate.”

URL: http://apply.interfolio.com/29093

Oberlin College Residential Faculty Position in Afrikan Heritage House

Deadline: March 31

Length: Unstated

Comments: “The incumbent will have responsibility for overseeing the development of intellectual and social activities in the Afrikan Heritage House.” “Opportunities to teach through the Department, especially courses relating to current educational issues in the African American community, may be available for a candidate with the appropriate credentials.”

URL: https://new.oberlin.edu/home/jobs/jobs_detail.dot?id=b78f3b7e-9f4c-462e-9699-51e24bcf4e7e