Monthly Archives: July 2016

Michigan State University Assistant Professorship in Central/Mesoamerican Visual Arts

Deadline: September 6

Length: Tenure-track

Comments: Approach can be ” from the perspectives of visual studies, cultural anthropology, art history, Latin American studies, folklore, or related disciplines. Interest in the following areas would be especially welcome: working with Michigan’s diasporic Latina/o communities from Central and Mesoamerican on civic engagement projects related to research area; gender studies.”

URL: https://jobs.msu.edu/applicants/jsp/shared/frameset/Frameset.jsp?time=1469631749804

University of Michigan Open Rank Professorship in Asian/Pacific Islander American Studies

Deadline: October 3

Length: Tenure-track

Comments: Seeking qualified applicants for an open rank tenured or tenure-track faculty appointment in Asian American and/or Pacific Islander American studies with specialization in history, society, and/or culture.” “We especially encourage applications from junior scholars.”

URL: https://www.h-net.org/jobs/job_display.php?id=53209

SUNY-Binghamton Assistant Professorship in Sociology

Deadline: October 17

Length: Tenure-track

Comments: “The Sociology department at Binghamton University is seeking to recruit a tenure-track assistant professor beginning in Fall 2017 who can contribute to one or more of our key areas of interest: 1) critical political economy and world-systems analysis 2) critical labor and migration studies 3) carceral and surveillance studies and 4) the politics of resistance.” Note: the H-Net.org posting lists Political Science as a primary field.

URL: https://binghamton.interviewexchange.com/jobofferdetails.jsp?JOBID=74503

University of Michigan Assistant Professorship in British, French, and/or Spanish Caribbean Studies

Deadline: October 15

Length: Tenure-track

Comments: Position is in the Department of Afroamerican and African Studies. “We are particularly interested in candidates whose research and teaching demonstrate intersectional or cross-disciplinary historical, cultural, or literary interests in the areas of queer studies, popular culture and performance studies, Afro-Latino studies, or the 17th-18th-century Caribbean.”

URL: https://chroniclevitae.com/jobs/0000324105-01

Davidson College Assistant Professorship in American Politics

Deadline: September 18

Length: Tenure-track

Comments: ” The candidate must also be able to offer a course on some aspect of politics of identity in America, focusing on the politics of race and ethnicity, gender and sexuality, or religion.”

URL: https://jobs.davidson.edu/applicants/jsp/shared/frameset/Frameset.jsp?time=1469455467451

American University Assistant/Associate Professorship in Public Administration and Policy

Length: Tenure-track

Comments: “We welcome applications from candidates engaged in high-quality scholarship related to community resiliency.  Potential areas of interest could include environmental disasters, public health problems, infrastructure inadequacies, and social and economic vulnerabilities.  We welcome applicants who study how these issues differently impact individuals by race/ethnicity, gender, and social class.” “Applicants should have a PhD or an anticipated PhD completion by August 2017 in the field of Public Policy, Sociology, Political Science, or a related field.”

URL: https://apply.interfolio.com/35638

University of California-Santa Cruz Assistant Professorship in the Politics of Public Policy

Deadline: September 30

Length: Tenure-track

Comments: ” The Department seeks a scholar whose work focuses on the politics of public policy as it relates to issues of race, class, or gender; and/or the impact of policies on underrepresented, marginalized, and/or vulnerable groups. The area or areas of public policy are open, and we welcome applications from scholars whose work focuses on criminal justice, policing, incarceration, health, immigration, education, domestic violence, sexual assault, or human trafficking. Studies that engage the domestic, comparative, or global level are welcome, as are empirical, historical, or critical theoretical approaches.”

URL: https://recruit.ucsc.edu/apply/JPF00368

Potomac State College Visiting Assistant Professorship in Sociology

Length: 9 months (2016-17)

Comments: “Teaching responsibilities include Introduction to Sociology and Social Problems in Contemporary Society, Families and Society, Race and Ethnic Relations, Sociology of Rural Life, or Introduction to Women’s and Gender Studies.

URL: https://wvu.taleo.net/careersection/staff.m/jobdetail.ftl?job=03759&lang=en&media_id=45280&src=HigherEdJobs

Boston University Assistant Professorship in American Politics

Deadline: September 30

Length: Tenure-track

Comments: “The department will especially welcome applications from scholars whose work includes critical perspectives on race, ethnicity, gender, and sexualities.”

URL: https://academicjobsonline.org/ajo/jobs/7523

Skidmore College Visiting Assistant Professorship in Art History

Deadline: Review begins immediately (posted on Vitae 7/21)

Length: 1 year (2016-17)

Comments: “The candidate will teach 20 credits over two semesters, in the history and theory of African, African American, or Asian visual/material culture. Teaching range should include introductory, intermediate, and upper-level courses. Ability to teach museum studies desirable.

URL: careers.skidmore.edu/applicants/Central?quickFind=57436