Monthly Archives: April 2015

University of Las Vegas-Reno Lectureship in Gender, Race, and Identity

Deadline: May 18

Length: 1 year with possible renewal for 2 more

Comments: “Area of study and discipline are open, but the successful candidate will have a background in feminist approaches and teaching interests in intersections of gender, race, class, ethnicity, and/or sexuality.”

URL: https://www.unrsearch.com/postings/17565#sthash.GT1VKQiK.dpuf

Miami University (OH) Visiting Assistant Professorship in Asian/Asian American Studies

Deadline: April 27 (review begins)

Length: 1 year

Comments: “To teach a full load of courses including Introduction to Asian/Asian American Studies and Asia and Globalization, as well as to provide service in support of the Asian/Asian American Studies Program during the 2015-16 academic year.”

URL: https://miamioh.hiretouch.com/job-details?jobID=665&job=visiting-assistant-professor-instructor-asian-asian-american-studies

Miami University (OH) Visiting Assistant Professorship in Black World Studies

Deadline: April 27 (review begins)

Length: Unstated

Comments: “To teach in the Black World Studies (BWS) program and contribute to the Interdisciplinary Studies (IDS) program. Ability to teach courses in African, African-American, and/or Atlantic Studies as well as courses in multiculturalism that will complement our current course offerings.”

URL: https://miamioh.hiretouch.com/job-details?jobID=591&job=instructor-visiting-assistant-professor

 

Earlham College Visiting Instructorship/Assistant Professorship in Sociology

Deadline: Review begins immediately (posted 4/17)

Length: 2 years

Comments: “Specialization is open, but preference will be given to those whose teaching and research focus on one or more of the following topics: race and ethnicity, gender and sexualities, quantitative and qualitative methods, and social theory.”

URL: https://www.higheredjobs.com/faculty/details.cfm?JobCode=176051320&Title=Visiting%20Assistant%20Professor%20in%20Sociology

Clark Atlanta University Assistant/Associate Professorship in Women in Politics

Deadline: Unstated

Length: Tenure-track

Comments: ” The Department is interested in exploring the fundamental questions of political science in topics such as the relationship between politics and economics, human freedom and domination, political participation, political change, political philosophy, political behavior and political development.”

URL: https://www.higheredjobs.com/faculty/details.cfm?JobCode=176052204&Title=Assistant%2FAssociate%20Professor%20-%20Women%20%26%20Politics%20%28074-15%29

University of Virginia Postdoctoral Fellowship/Lectureship in Global Development Studies

Deadline: May 11

Length: 1 year, possible renewal for a 2nd

Comments: “Seeking a humanistic social scientist, but applicants may specialize in any discipline, including humanities. Duties include, but are not limited to, teaching two courses per semester in a new global studies program, with a liberal arts focus on culture and commerce in the contemporary world system. To be competitive, fellow will be able to teach courses (or units within courses) on several topics pertinent to a broad view of “culture and commerce,” such as consumer culture, development and underdevelopment, markets and money, security and risk, inequality and social mobility, innovation and entrepreneurship, corporate social responsibility, bureaucratic organizations, and modern constructions of identity (including race, ethnicity, language, religions, class and/or gender).”

URL: https://jobs.virginia.edu/applicants/jsp/shared/frameset/Frameset.jsp?time=1429711674218

Binghamton University Visiting Assistant Professorship in Modern US History

Deadline: May 10

Length: 1 year

Comments: “rea of specialization is open but candidate must be able to teach a survey-level course on immigration and ethnicity, in addition to the second half of the U.S. History survey.”

URL: https://www.interviewexchange.com/jobofferdetails.jsp?JOBID=58824

Towson University Visiting Assistant Professorship in Political Science

Deadline: Review begins immediately (posted 4/9)

Length: 10 months

Comments: “Applicants must be able to teach courses in constitutional law, civil rights and civil liberties, the Supreme Court and constitutional protections as well as an introduction to law course.”

URL: http://www.towson.edu/provost/provost/facultypositions/cla/cla_posc_vasst_2868.asp

Dickinson College Visiting Assistant Professorship in American Studies

Deadline: April 27

Length: 2 years

Comments: Seeking candidates with PhD in “American Studies or Ethnic Studies with a concentration in Latino/a Studies”; ” The ability to teach a topics course in such fields as masculinities studies, urban studies, food studies, disability studies, mass media or popular culture would also bring useful additions to our course offerings.”

URL: https://jobs.dickinson.edu/postings/2505

University of Denver Post-Doctorate Fellowship: Interdisciplinary Research Incubator for the Study of (In)Equality

Deadline: April 24

Length: 1 year

Comments: “We are seeking candidates who are capable of bringing together the insights and methodology from two or moredisciplines in order to examine the creation, growth, and or sustainability of academic programs related to inequality (e.g. Ethnic, GLBT, Disability, Critical Cultural Studies) at institutions of higher education.” “Applicants must have completed all requirements for their terminal degree by June 30, 2015, [and] be no more than 3 years from the awarding of their degree (i.e., September 2012).” Should have PhD in American Studies, Race and Ethnic Studies, Education, or related field.

URL: UDenver Postdoc