Monthly Archives: September 2016

Sonoma State University Assistant Professorship in Sociology

Deadline: November 1

Length: Tenure-track

Comments: “The successful candidate will have expertise and teaching ability in two or more of the following areas: (1) immigration; (2) race/ethnicity; (3) Latino sociology; and (4) flexibility in teaching in areas of department need.”

URL: https://www.higheredjobs.com/myHigherEdJobs/Agent/details.cfm?JobCode=176356199&Title=Sociology%20Tenure%20Track%20Faculty

Truman State University Assistant Professorship in Sociology

Deadline: November 21

Length: Tenure-track

Comments: Seeking candidates with a “teaching background particularly in the areas of  Social Stratification, Race/Class/Gender Inequality, Sociological Theory, Sociology of Families, Globalization and/or Social Policy.”

URL: https://secure.truman.edu/positionlisting-s/positiondetails.asp?positionId=483

Central Michigan University Assistant Professorship in the History of Native Americans

Deadline: November 4

Length: Tenure-track

Comments: “The successful candidate will teach a three-course load each semester, including the History of Native Americans survey. The department offers the opportunity to work with graduate students in its Joint Doctoral Program in Transnational and Comparative History.”

URL: https://www.jobs.cmich.edu/postings/25088

Hampshire College Assistant Professorship in African American Literature and Culture

Deadline: November 1

Length: Unstated (apparently tenure-track)

Comments: “The successful candidate will demonstrate a strong record of research and teaching in the field of African American literature, with interdisciplinary grounding in African American historical, intellectual, and cultural traditions. Desired subfields include Black/Africana feminism/womanism, diaspora studies, queer of color studies, Caribbean studies, Black European studies, and/or Digital Humanities.”

URL: https://jobs.hampshire.edu/index.cgi?&JA_m=JASDET&JA_s=523

University of Southern Maine Assistant Professorship in Modern European History

Deadline: November 28

Length: Tenure-track

Comments: Region and time period open. Seeking candidates with a second field of teaching expertise in the Middle East, Africa, or the Atlantic World”; “The Department also sponsors an interdisciplinary minor in Race and Ethnic Studies and would welcome candidates whose teaching and research fields align with the minor.”

URL: https://usm.hiretouch.com/job-details?jobID=36703&job=assistant-professor-of-modern-european-history

Ithaca College Assistant Professorship in Philosophy and Religion

Deadline: November 15

Length: Tenure-track

Comments: “Area of expertise is open, but an ability to teach courses in more than one of the following areas is desirable: Islam; African-American religious traditions and/or Afro-Caribbean/ Black Diaspora religious traditions; Hinduism; indigenous religions; religion and nature; religion and art; religion and gender studies. Applicants whose work incorporates a global perspective and a demonstrated commitment to issues of diversity in higher education are particularly encouraged to apply and to identify their strengths and experiences in these areas.”

URL: https://ithaca.peopleadmin.com/postings/8761

University of Pennsylvania McNeil Center Barra Postdoctoral Fellowship 2017-19

Deadline: November 1

Length: 2 years

Comments: “Applicants must have earned the PhD no earlier than 2012 in American History, American Literature, American Studies, or a closely allied field and must have completed all requirements for the degree when the appointment commences.” “While this fellowship is particularly appropriate for projects designed to turn a doctoral dissertation into a publishable monograph, any proposal falling with in the Center’s area of interest will be considered.”

URL: http://mceas.org/postdoctoralfellowships.shtml

Florida State University Assistant Professorship in Sociology

Deadline: November 1

Length: Tenure-track

Comments: “The position is open with respect to specialization, and the candidate’s doctoral degree may be in Sociology or African American Studies. We are especially interested in candidates who will build on department strengths in inequalities and social justice, health and aging, and demography. Applications should show evidence of scholarship and teaching with respect to African Americans or the African diaspora

URL: https://chroniclevitae.com/jobs/0000333672-01

University of Maryland-Baltimore County Postdoctoral Fellowship for Faculty Diversity 2017-19

Deadline: November 4

Length: 2 years

Comments: “The purpose of the Program is to support promising scholars who are committed to diversity in the academy and to prepare those scholars for possible tenure track appointments at UMBC. We are particularly interested in receiving applications from individuals who are members of groups that historically have been underrepresented in the professoriate.” “Applicants who will have completed the doctoral degree no later than July 1, 2017 and no earlier than July 1, 2014 are eligible to apply. Preference will be given to U.S. citizens and permanent residents.”

URL: https://apply.interfolio.com/35094

California State University-Fullerton Assistant Professorship in Cultural Anthropology

Deadline: December 1

Length: Tenure-track

Comments: “We seek applicants in the field of Cultural Anthropology with an emphasis on migration/immigration and diaspora populations, social media and mass media, urban anthropology, transnationalism, and/or gender and popular culture. The geographic area of specialization is open, but preference will be given to South Asia or Middle East/Near East, with a view to engaging students in local ethnographic fieldwork or internship projects in Southern California.”

URL: http://hr.fullerton.edu/diversity/job-openings/ft/8954BR_cultural_anthropology.asp