Monthly Archives: December 2015

University of Alabama Assistant Professorship in US History

Deadline: March 31

Length: Tenure-track

Comments: Seeking candidates with “a concentration in African American and Urban History.”

URL: https://uab.peopleadmin.com/postings/1159

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Macalester College Visiting Assistant Professorship in Social Psychology

Deadline: February 1

Length: 1 year

Comments: “The most competitive candidates will be able to contribute at least one course to our Underrepresented Populations, Perspectives, and Paradigms requirement, focusing specifically on the psychology of race and racism.”

URL: https://academicjobsonline.org/ajo/jobs/6914

Northwestern University Mellon Postdoctoral Fellowship in Arab American/Muslim American Studies

Deadline: February 1

Length: 2 years

Comments: “Areas of specialization are open but preference will be given to scholars in American studies, critical ethnic studies, cultural studies, gender studies, literary studies, and/or media studies. We seek a scholar whose research agenda is based in the United States but considers connections to other diasporic sites. Scholars whose expertise furthers connections with Northwestern’s ethnic studies programs, including its emergent Native and Indigenous Studies Program, are especially welcome.”

URL: http://www.asianamerican.northwestern.edu/people/application2.html

New York University Postdoctoral Fellowship in the Cities of the Caribbean, Latin America, and/or Atlantic Africa

Deadline: February 12

Length: 1 year

Comments: “New York University seeks a post-doctoral fellow specializing in the cities of the Caribbean, Latin America, and/or Atlantic Africa (post-1850) for the 2016-2017 academic year. The fellow will work alongside NYU faculty whose interests include political economy, racism and inequality, and the politics of sustainability and development.

URL: https://www.nyuopsearch.com/applicants/jsp/shared/position/JobDetails_css.jsp?postingId=147273

Arizona State University Postdoctoral Fellowship in Transborder Studies

Deadline: January 25

Length: 1 year

Comments: “Applicants’ research should focus on either the U.S.-Mexico border or another transborder region of the world.” “Applicants who can teach a course that fulfills one of the undergraduate course offerings in community development and health, culture, history, language and learning, media and expressive culture, or U.S.-Mexico immigration and economic policy will be considered, but preference will be given to a candidate who can teach a course on migration and health or Latina/o health issues.”

URL: https://chroniclevitae.com/jobs/0000917005-01

Emory University Sawyer Seminar Postdoctoral Fellowship

Deadline: February 12

Length: 1 year

Comments: Theme “New Scholarship on the Affects”; “The postdoctoral fellow may come from any discipline in the humanities or interpretive social sciences. We especially welcome work that is interdisciplinary in its orientation to theorizing affect/emotion and that is able to speak to multiple traditions/methods of studying affectivity. Research specifically in Women’s, Gender, and Sexuality Studies is not required, but training in critical scholarship on gender and/or sexuality will be an advantage.”

URL: https://scholarblogs.emory.edu/newscholarshiponaffects/post-doctoral-fellow/

Framingham State University Mary Miles Bibb Teaching Fellowship

Deadline: Review begins immediately (posted on Higher Ed Jobs 12/18)

Length: 1 year will possible renewal for a 2nd

Comments: “In the spirit of Mary Miles Bibb, the University seeks to enhance its inclusive excellence initiatives with the addition of a Bibb fellow, a faculty member who has exhibited sustained and passionate commitments to diversity and inclusion in teaching, scholarship, and/or service.”

URL: https://framingham.interviewexchange.com/jobofferdetails.jsp?JOBID=66831

Dickinson College Visiting Assistant Professorship in Sociology

Deadline: January 22

Length: 1 year

Comments: “Substantive areas are open, but specialization in race & ethnicity is preferred. Empirical, humanistic, and interdisciplinary approaches are welcomed.”

URL: https://jobs.dickinson.edu/postings/2925

University of Virginia Assistant/Associate Professorship in African Diaspora Studies

Deadline: January 25

Length: Tenure-track/tenured

Comments: “The Carter G. Woodson Institute for African American and African Studies and the American Studies Program invite applications for a joint professorship in African Diaspora Studies at the rank of assistant or associate professor. We seek scholars whose teaching and research explore the arts, media, culture, politics or history of the Black Atlantic. Regional focus could include the francophone, lusophone and/or the Hispanic Black Atlantic, especially Mexico, Central or South America or the Caribbean. The candidate’s work should illuminate historical and/or cultural linkages among various parts of the Americas, or between Africa and the Americas.”

URL: jobs.virginia.edu/applicants/Central?quickFind=78048