University of South Florida Postdoctoral Position in Social Sciences and Humanities

Deadline: December 2

Length: 1 year with possible renewal

Comments: “The over-arching theme for this program is Global Change in a Dynamic World. Potential themes include (but are not limited to) sustainability; sustainable development; hazard and disaster management; climate change; population changes; technology and information issues; communication and language development; cultural diasporas; ethnicity, gender, and aging issues; cultural heritage and histories; digital humanities; citizenship; identity; health, economic, education, and environmental disparities; political economy; ethics; human rights; animal rights; peace and conflict studies; injury and violence; security and surveillance issues.”

“Applicants must have a doctoral degree in one of the following disciplines: Anthropology; Communication; English; Geography, Environmental Science and Policy; Government and International Affairs; History; Philosophy; Sociology, or an affiliated program, earned no earlier than 2014.”



University of Texas-Austin CMAS Carlos E. Castañeda Postdoctoral Fellowship in Mexican American Studies

Deadline: December 5

Length: 1 year

Comments: “The Castañeda Fellow is expected to make a contribution to CMAS’s research program in the form of a major research or writing project. Use of the Mexican American archival materials at the LLILAS Benson Latin American Collection is encouraged.” “Applicants must have completed the doctoral degree within the three years prior to the beginning of the fellowship year (January 2014-December 2016).”


University of Oregon Assistant Professorship in Philosophy

Deadline: November 18

Length: Tenure-track

Comments: “We want candidates who reach beyond moral theory to develop an engaged, embodied, culturally situated moral philosophy. Such a candidate would be interested in topics such as contemporary moral issues, environmental philosophy, feminist ethics, new research in moral psychology, and issues arising from gender and sexuality, race and racism, and economic inequality in a global context.”


University of Massachusetts-Dartmouth Assistant Professorship in Spanish

Deadline: December 15

Length: Tenure-track

Comments: “We seek a scholar whose Ph.D. research focuses on contemporary Latin American, Caribbean, or Latino Literature and Culture, or on Latin American, Caribbean, or Latino Studies.” “The ability to teach Peninsular literature and culture courses, online teaching experience, and training in linguistics and/or applied linguistics and/or foreign language teaching is also desirable.”


University of Washington Assistant Professorship in American Ethnic Studies

Deadline: December 1

Length: Tenure-track

Comments: “American Ethnic Studies is an interdisciplinary department engaged in the research and teaching of intersectional, comparative, and transnational studies of American ethnic and racial groups.” “Areas of specialization are open but preference will be given to applicants who have research and teaching expertise in the following comparative and interdisciplinary areas of study: Asian American and/or Pacific Islander literary, performance, and cultural studies; Asian American and/or Pacific Islander community and public health studies; Asian American and/or Pacific Islander science and environmental studies; Pacific Northwest history of Asian Americans and/or Pacific Islanders; Asian American and/or Pacific Islander gender and sexuality studies; Japanese American histories of immigration, exclusion and mass-incarceration.”


Towson University Assistant Professorship in Modern Judaism in the Americas

Deadline: November 30

Length: Tenure-track

Comments: “Should possess a strong command of American Jewish history. Applicants with special interest in American Jews and Israel or in cultural aspects of the Jewish diaspora in North, Central, and/or South America are especially encouraged to apply.”

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Dalton State College Assistant Professorship in English

Deadline: November 14

Length: Tenure-track

Comments: “Applicants who have experience in teaching ESL, who have credentials to teach in Rhetoric and Composition, or who have experience teaching multicultural literature (especially Hispanic or Latino), may be given preference.”


Van Leer Jerusalem Institute Polonsky Postdoctoral Scholarships in the Humanities and Social Sciences

Deadline: January 7

Length: 5 years

Comments: “Yearly renewal will be contingent upon demonstrated progress in research. Fellows are expected to be physically present at the Institute for consecutive years during the period of the award.” Must have completed PhD within the past 7 years.


Alberta College of Art and Design Assistant/Associate Professorship in Indigenous Studies

Deadline: January 3

Length: Tenure-track

Comments: “All applicants must demonstrate a strong commitment to teaching and have at least three years of teaching experience at the post-secondary level, evidence of an active research practice preferably with a particular focus on Indigenous knowledges, as well as evidence of engagement and collaboration with Indigenous communities, organizations, and institutions.”