Wesleyan University Assistant Professorship in Jewish Studies

Deadline: November 30

Length: Tenure-track

Comments: “The Department is flexible with regard to the candidate’s disciplinary orientation, but will favor those whose work is informed by current theoretical trends in the humanities and social sciences.”

URL: https://careers.wesleyan.edu/postings/5436

University of Maryland-College Park Assistant Professorship in Women’s Studies

Deadline: September 23

Length: Tenure-track

Comments: Specialization: LGBTQ studies. “We invite applications from persons whose scholarly production falls within the more traditional meaning of monographs and refereed journal articles and those whose scholarship is evidenced in performative and other creative venues or in policy work. The successful candidate will be able to work across multiple disciplines and have expertise in one or more of the following areas:
Critical Race, Queer, or Transgender Theory/Studies/Policy
• Disability Studies/Crip Theory
• Transnational Genders and Sexualities, esp. Masculinities Across Racial Lines
• Gender and Sexuality in Performance Studies and Visual Culture”

URL: https://ejobs.umd.edu/postings/43824

Amherst College Assistant Professorship in Religion

Deadline: October 1

Length: Tenure-track

Comments: “The candidate’s research and teaching interests should center upon religious traditions as located and developed in the Americas. The candidate should work in one or more of the following areas: Latin American religions, Native American religions, the Black Atlantic, global Christianity, African-American religious history, or the religion of U.S. immigrants. In addition to expertise in the field of religious studies, the candidate should have interests and expertise in theoretical approaches employed in the study of race and ethnicity, ethics and social justice, material culture, or diaspora studies.”

URL: https://apply.interfolio.com/35671

Texas AM University-Kingsville Assistant Professorship in Sociology

Deadline: June 15 (review begins — posted on TAMU site 6/22)

Length: Tenure-track

Comments: “The area of research is open, although the preference is for candidates who specialize in sociology of education, social inequality, medical sociology, and/or Hispanic studies.”

URL: https://javjobs.tamuk.edu/applicants/jsp/shared/frameset/Frameset.jsp?time=1467038409703

University of Puget Sound Post-Doctoral Fellowship/Visiting Assistant Professorship in African American Studies/Race and Pedagogy Institute

Deadline: July 8

Length: Renewable for up to 3 years (starts fall 2016 or spring 2017)

Comments: “Qualifications: Ph.D. in African American Studies, or related discipline (ABD considered). While the program is open to a variety of academic areas across the entire liberal arts, we will give preference to scholar/teachers with expertise in the physical or social sciences and to experience or expertise in community-based learning.”

URL: http://apptrkr.com/831860