Monthly Archives: October 2015

University of Minnesota-Twin Cities Assistant Professorship in African Studies

Deadline: December 7

Length: Tenure-track

Comments: “This position will be a joint appointment between the Department of African American & African Studies and one of the following units in the College of Liberal Arts—History, Political Science, Sociology, Anthropology, and Geography—with the tenure home decided by the chosen candidate in consultations with the chairs of the two departments and the appropriate dean(s).” “The ideal candidate will be a broadly trained comparativist in African Studies, particularly in one or more of the following areas: political violence, conflict and conflict resolution, gender, familial, and community relations, environment, health, migration, religion, international security, post-conflict governance and institution-building, history and prehistory, historical memory, and colonialism and postcolonialism.”

URL: Minnesota African Studies job

Northwestern University Kaplan Institute Postdoctoral Fellowship in Native American and Indigenous Studies

Deadline: January 4

Length: 2 years

Comments: “We seek a scholar, writer, or artist with expertise in the cultures, cultural production, and/or history of indigenous peoples, particularly, but not limited to, the native peoples of North America.”

URL: http://www.humanities.northwestern.edu/people/open-positions/

 

Delta State University Assistant Professorship in Early American History

Deadline: November 20 (review begins)

Length: Tenure-track

Comments: “Specialty remains open, but special consideration will be given to candidates with interests in Native American history, the history of the Atlantic World, and/or slavery.”

URL: https://deltastate.peopleadmin.com/postings/1348

University of Arizona Assistant Professorship in Political Science

Deadline: November 16

Length: Tenure-track

Comments: “We seek candidates who specialize in race and ethnic politics with a preference for research that focuses on Latino politics and that intersects with political behavior, political identity, institutions, state and local politics, or policy.”

URL: https://uacareers.com/postings/6625

Northland College Assistant Professorship in Native American Studies

Deadline: January 4

Length: Tenure-track

Comments: “The successful candidate will teach Native American studies courses such as American Indian Literature, Native American Worldviews, and Global Indigenous Politics, additional courses in their area and time period of expertise, as well as contribute to the college’s general education curriculum.”

URL: http://www.northland.edu/about/jobs/

University of Connecticut Assistant Professorship in Geography and Women’s, Gender, and Sexuality Studies

Deadline: December 31

Length: Tenure-track

Comments: “Scholarly focus should be on the spatiality of gender and/or sexuality with a strong foundation in feminist and/or queer studies.  We invite applications across the full range of feminist research on issues of space, place, and environment and are open to specializations in a variety of subfields that will complement or strengthen our programs.  Examples of areas of scholarly specialization include, but are not limited to: gender and sexuality in health and medical geography; sustainability, climate change, and human-environment interactions; comparative studies at the regional, national, international, or transnational levels; intersections of race, gender, and sexuality; and diaspora, refugee and enclave communities.”

URL: https://academicjobsonline.org/ajo/jobs/6633

University of Arizona Assistant Professorship in Sociology

Deadline: November 18 (review begins)

Length: Tenure-track

Comments: “We seek applicants who specialize at the intersection of race/ethnicity and criminal justice/criminology. Topics addressed in the successful candidate’s research could include, but are not restricted to race/ethnicity and any of the following: punishment; inequalities in the criminal justice system broadly speaking, discrimination and implicit bias in policing and criminal justice processing; imprisonment and mass incarceration; the collateral consequences of crime and criminal justice processing; the community integration of ex-offenders; racism and responses to crime; the politics of race/ethnicity in the US criminal justice system; and race, crime and public policy.”

URL: https://uacareers.com/postings/6595

Hood College Assistant Professorship in American/African American History

Deadline: November 30

Length: Tenure-track

Comments: “This position is for a generalist who can teach a wide range of U.S. history courses spanning the nineteenth and twentieth centuries, including the U.S. survey and an African-American survey.

URL: https://re11.ultipro.com/HOO1003/JobBoard/JobDetails.aspx?__ID=*5EC73E0F73128493

University of Missouri Assistant Professorship in Black/Africana Psychology

Deadline: December 15

Length: Tenure-track

Comments: “Applicants who specialize in the intersections between psychology and identity, critical race theory, culture, criminal justice, gender, and/or politics are particularly encouraged to apply.

Opportunities exist for interactions and collaboration with other MU departments and multidisciplinary programs, including Psychology, Educational Psychology, Political Science, Sociology, English, History, International Studies, and Women’s and Gender Studies.”

URL: https://myhr.umsystem.edu/psp/tamext/COLUM/HRMS/c/HRS_HRAM.HRS_CE.GBL?SiteId=9

University of Missouri Assistant Professorship in Black Studies/Women’s and Gender Studies

Deadline: December 15

Length: Tenure-track

Comments: ”

“The ideal candidate will have a geographic focus in the African Diaspora or Continental Africa that directly engages intersections of race, ethnicity, gender, age, sexuality and cultural difference. Preference will be given to scholars with demonstrated specializations in Black Queer Sexuality Studies, Critical Race theories, Contemporary Cultural Studies and/or Hip Hop.”

URL: https://myhr.umsystem.edu/psp/tamext/COLUM/HRMS/c/HRS_HRAM.HRS_CE.GBL?SiteId=9