Monthly Archives: May 2016

University of Houston Lectureship in History

Deadline: May 25

Length: 1 year with possibility of renewal

Comments: “Applicants may specialize in any time period or region, but the History program is especially interested in applicants with the ability to teach junior- or senior-level courses dealing with Asia, Africa, or Women/Gender. Secondary areas of interest in Critical Race Studies or Latino Studies are also welcome. It is essential that applicants’ areas of competence include the ability to teach at least two of the following courses: U.S. History, to 1877; U.S. History, since 1877, World History, to 1500; or World History, since 1500.”

URL: https://www.h-net.org/jobs/job_display.php?id=52963

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DePaul University Term Faculty Position in Sociology – Urban Issues, Race, and Identity

Deadline: June 15

Length: 1 year

Comments: “The primary focus of teaching is in the area of Urban Issues, race and ethnicity. The candidate should also be prepared to teach core courses, including theory, methods and/or statistics.”

 

URL: DePaul sociology job

Ithaca College Visiting Instructorship/Assistant Professorship in African American/Diaspora Studies

Deadline: Review begins immediately (posted on HigherEdJobs 5/13)

Length: 1 year (2016-17)

Comments: “Field of specialization is open but the primary research area must be in African American Studies. Candidate must be able to contribute to the curriculum associated with the African Diaspora minor. The successful candidate will be able to teach Introduction to African Diaspora Studies and Critical Race Theory.” Should have “Ph.D. or advanced ABD (near completion) in African Diaspora Studies, the Humanities or Social Sciences with a research focus on ALANA (African American, Latino/a, Asian and Native American) people.”

URL: https://ithaca.taleo.net/careersection/2/jobdetail.ftl?job=32366&src=JB-10023

Syracuse University Visiting Assistant Professorship in African American Studies

Deadline: June 13

Length: 1 year (2016-17)

Comments: “Required qualifications include a PhD in African American Studies or within a Social Science discipline (history, political science, sociology) with an emphasis in African American Studies”

URL: https://www.sujobopps.com/postings/64529

Stockton University Visiting Assistant Professorship in Atlantic History

Deadline: Review begins immediately (posted on HigherEdJobs 5/14)

Length: 1 year (2016-17)

Comments: “The successful candidate will have PhD in hand at time of appointment. She/he will demonstrate a broad, interdisciplinary perspective on inter-regional concepts and ideas with emphasis on North American-European-Caribbean-African interactions.”

URL: https://careers-stockton.icims.com/jobs/1180/visiting-assistant-professor-in-atlantic-history%2c-full-time/job

Midwestern State University Visiting Assistant Professorship/Instructorship in Philosophy

Deadline: May 31

Length: 1 year

Comments: “Required:  Ph.D. in philosophy (ABD will be considered at the rank of instructor); ability to teach courses in ethics, applied ethics, and introductory philosophy; demonstrated excellence in teaching. Preferred: experience teaching early modern and nineteenth century philosophy, experience with interdisciplinary teaching, background in continental and/or non-Western philosophy, including African/African-American, Asian, Native American, Latin American.”

URL: http://www.mwsu.edu/humanresources/jobs/viewOpenFacultyJobDetails.asp?ID=172472

College of William and Mary Visiting Assistant Professorship in European and Russian/Post-Soviet Studies

Deadline: May 22

Length: 1 year (2016-17)

Comments: “We seek an individual with expertise in Russian/Soviet History, who is also able to teach a core course in European Studies.” “Research and teaching expertise in fields such as state socialism, the First and/or Second World Wars, post-socialist societies, migration, regionalism, and identity politics are particularly welcome.”

URL: https://jobs.wm.edu/postings/24465

Marian University Visiting Assistant Professorship in Philosophy and Cultural Studies

Deadline: June 15

Length: 1 year (2016-17)

Comments: “An AOS in social and political philosophy, and some combination of feminist theory, philosophy of race, or queer theory, and an AOC in applied ethics preferred.”

URL: https://chroniclevitae.com/jobs/0000315194-01

Stetson University Visiting Assistant Professorship in English

Deadline: Review begins immediately (posted on Vitae 5/9) for August 2016 start

Length: 1 year

Comments: “Competence in Global Anglophone Literature strongly preferred.”

URL: https://chroniclevitae.com/jobs/0000315112-01

Wayne State University Assistant Professorship in Art History

Deadline: June 1 (for 2016 start)

Length: Apparently tenure-track

Comments: “Teach undergraduate courses in art history including Introduction to African Art, African-American Art, Art of the African Diaspora, Performance Art of the Black Atlantic, & Race & Gender in Visual Culture. Instruct graduate students in Black Modern & Contemporary Art & Visual Culture. Advise students.”

URL: http://main.hercjobs.org/jobs/8127502/assistant-professor