Monthly Archives: April 2016

Pomona College Visiting Assistant Professorship in Media Studies

Deadline: May 2 (posted on academicjobsonline 4/20)

Length: 2 years

Comments: “Areas of emphasis that are particularly desirable to the Department include: Screen Studies, Critical Media Studies, Critical Race Studies, Critical Political Economy, Gender and Sexuality Studies, Critical Production Studies, Postcolonial Studies, and Transnational Media Studies.”

URL: http://academicjobsonline.org/ajo/jobs/7235

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University of Birmingham (UK) Lectureship in Race and Empire

Deadline: May 27

Length: Unstated

Comments: “We are looking for a historian to help consolidate our expertise in the history of empire, race and ethnography. The chronological and geographic parameters of the position are broadly conceived, and can include any time period or part of the world, though we would be especially interested in applicants whose work would mesh with our existing strengths in late modern imperialism, earlier Asian empires or European maritime expansion.”

URL: UBirmingham Race and Empire job

University of Birmingham (UK) Lectureship in Latin American History

Deadline: May 25

Length: Unstated

Comments: “We are looking for a historian to extend our expertise in the history of Latin America in the 19th and 20th centuries. Within these temporal parameters the thematic and chronological focus is open, though, given our strengths in African Studies, we would be especially interested in applicants whose work relates to the so-called ‘Black Atlantic’ during this period. In all events, candidates’ research should ideally fall within one or more of the School’s key research themes, and in particular should complement our strengths in two or more of the following areas: imperialism, transnationalism and diasporas; war, conflict and cooperation; history of religions, beliefs and ideas; everyday life and popular culture; environment; political cultures.”

URL: UBirmingham Lat Am job

Utica College Visiting Assistant Professorship in Anthropology

Deadline: Review begins immediately (posted on HigherEdJobs 4/26)

Length: 1 year

Comments: “The candidate should have the ability to teach a medical anthropology course and a four-field introductory course or a survey course on Native American cultures. The ability to teach anthropology of food is desirable.”

URL: https://uc.peopleadmin.com/postings/1599?jtsrc=http%3A%2F%2Fwww.higheredjobs.com&jtsrcid=942&jtrfr=

University of Cincinnati Postdoctoral Fellowship in Psychology

Deadline: Review begins immediately

Length: 1 year with possible renewal

Comments: ” Ph.D. is required, and strong preference will be given to applicants with a Ph.D. in social psychology, I/O psychology, or a relevant area of expertise related to diversity and gender in organizations.”

URL: https://jobs.uc.edu/job/Cincinnati-Post-Doc-Fellow-Psychology-%28UC-LEAF%29-OH-45201/279130000/

University of Cincinnati Open Rank Professorship in Sociology

Deadline: Review begins immediately (posted on HigherEdJobs 4/26)

Length: Tenure-track

Comments: “The focus is on the social determinants of urban inequalities, with a particular concern for issues such as health, education, or racial and ethnic relations.”

URL: https://jobs.uc.edu/job/Cincinnati-Assistant-Professor-Sociology-%28Open-Rank%29-OH-45201/335583300/

Louisiana Tech University Assistant Professorship in Sociology

Deadline: May 16

Length: Tenure-track

Comments: “The ability to teach classes such as race and ethnicity, criminal justice, social movements, and aging is desired, although we are open to other areas of specialization as well.”

URL: http://finance.latech.edu/hr/vacan2365.php

American University (DC) Term Faculty Position in Women’s, Gender, and Sexuality Studies

Deadline: Review begins immediately

Length: 1 year with possibility of renewal\

Comments: “We especially welcome candidates with demonstrated experience teaching a wide range of courses from an intersectional feminist perspective, including classes in gender and women’s studies, sexualities studies, gender and politics, and feminist/gender/sexuality theory. We also welcome candidates with expertise in fields such as, but not limited to, transnational feminisms, African American and African Diaspora Studies, Latino/a Studies, or Asian Studies. Experience teaching and mentoring graduate students is highly desirable.”

URL: https://apply.interfolio.com/34992

Miami University Visiting Instructorship/Assistant Professorship in Black World Studies

Deadline: May 6

Length: 1 year

Comments: Must have “PhD [or be ABD] in Social Sciences or Humanities by date of appointment [and] ability to teach a survey of African American Experience, Introduction to Black World Studies and courses in area of specialty.”

URL: http://miamioh.hiretouch.com/job-details?jobID=2673