University of Virginia Visiting Assistant Professorship in Sociology

Deadline: April 21

Length: 1 year with possible renewal for a 2nd

Comments: “Subject areas of particular need include, but are not limited to, Sociology of Health, Medical Sociology, Crime and Deviance, Sociology of Law, Environmental Sociology, Globalization and Development, Race and Ethnicity, Inequality.”



Bates College Visiting Assistant Professorship in English

Deadline: Review begins immediately (posted 3/29 on H-Net)

Length: 1 year

Comments: Seeking applicants “whose scholarly focus is the study of Early Modern Literature and Culture, broadly conceived. We welcome applications from candidates whose areas of specialization might encompass interdisciplinary, theoretical, historical, and comparative approaches, including research in the fields of science and technology studies, race and ethnicity, gender and sexuality, and the global outreach of early modern literature.”


Wichita State University Assistant Professorship in Women’s Studies

Deadline: May 15

Length: Tenure-track

Comments: “Teach 3 courses per semester in the undergraduate and upper division available to graduate students in the Women’s Studies and Religion Department”; “preference may be given to the appointee with interdisciplinary research and teaching interests and/or experience and education in the intersectionality of race, gender, and sexuality as it relates to new media”


University of California-Davis Assistant Professorship in Chicana/o Studies/History

Deadline: April 8

Length: Apparently tenure-track

Comments: “Successful candidates should be able to teach, with excellence, undergraduate courses in Chicana/o history, Chicana/Latina Feminisms, Qualitative Research Methodologies, Oral Histories/Counter-Storytelling, and Decolonial Thought.”

Loyola Marymount Visiting Assistant Professorship in US History

Deadline: April 15

Length: 1 year

Comments: “The successful candidate will be expected to teach lower-division courses in colonial and modern US history, as well as potentially teaching an upper-division course in the History of California and/or a lower-division Core curriculum course on racial and ethnic diversity in American history.”


Massachusetts Institute of Technology Predoctoral Diversity Fellowship

Deadline: February 15

Length: 1 year

Comments: “The fellowships are intended to support scholars from a wide range of backgrounds, who can contribute to the diversity of SHASS and the higher education community. Applicants from members of racial and ethnic groups that have historically been underrepresented in the humanities and social sciences and from disadvantaged backgrounds are encouraged to apply.” “Fellows may be pursuing the PhD degree in any discipline or area taught in the School of Humanities, Arts, and Social Sciences.”


Charleston College Visiting Assistant Professorship in African American Literature

Deadline: March 31 (posted on Vitae 3/31)

Length: 1 year (though unstated)

Comments: “Required qualifications include a PhD in English or African American Studies with emphasis in African American Literature; demonstrated excellence in teaching; and a commitment to participating in a growing African American Studies program.”


Bemidji State University (MN) Assistant/Associate Professorship in Philosophy

Deadline: April 5 (posted on Vitae 3/17)

Length: Tenure-track/tenured

Comments: AOS: Open. AOC: “The successful candidate should be able to contribute to the program’s sequence in the history of philosophy and teach courses in Ethics and Political Philosophy.” “Preference for competence in at least one of the following: issues of race and gender, non-Western philosophy, Native American philosophy, environmental philosophy.