Monthly Archives: November 2016

St. Mary’s College of Maryland Assistant Professorship in Art History, Early Modern Atlantic World

Deadline: December 1 (review begins — posted on HNET.org 11/29)

Length: Tenure-track

Comments: ” We encourage applications from art historians specializing in the arts of the cultures bordering the Atlantic Ocean rim, from about 1500 to 1800 CE. These may include Europe, Africa, North America and South America, and we are particularly interested in work and teaching that emphasizes transcultural contact and exchange during this period.”

URL: https://apply.interfolio.com/38414

University of Southern Illinois Assistant Professorship in English

Deadline: Review begins immediately (posted 11/28)

Length: Tenure-track

Comments: Seeking scholar of African -American Literature. “Additional desirable areas of teaching and scholarship include African diaspora literature, multi-ethnic literatures of the US, critical race theory, and closely related fields.”

URL: https://usi.peopleadmin.com/postings/5394

Massachusetts Institute of Technology Mellon Postdoctoral Fellowship in the Humanities

Deadline: January 31
Length: 2 years
Comments: At the Center for Art, Science, and Technology (CAST). “The fellow will collaborate with MIT faculty and invited guests on the production of an international symposium and a publication issuing from the event (please see “Seeing / Sounding/ Sensing,” Experience and “Being Material”).” “Disciplines likely to yield competitive candidates may include (but are not limited to) anthropology, art history, cultural studies, history of science, musicology, performance history, or philosophy.”
URL: http://arts.mit.edu/mellon/

University of Louisiana-Lafayette Assistant Professorship in US History

Deadline: December 12

Length: Tenure-track

Comments: “All areas of concentration are considered, but we especially encourage applicants with research and teaching expertise in slavery or reconstruction.”

URL: https://www.higheredjobs.com/myHigherEdJobs/Agent/details.cfm?JobCode=176388276&Title=Assistant%20Professor%2C%20Tenure%20Track%20%2D%20%20U%2ES%2E%20History

Coastal Carolina University Assistant Professorship in Religious Studies

Deadline: December 15

Length: Tenure-track

Comments: “Candidates with research interests in the Gullah-Geechee Corridor are especially encouraged to apply. The successful candidate will teach World Religions, Christianity, Ethics in World Religions, and courses related to his/her research expertise in African and/or African-American religions.”

URL: https://jobs.coastal.edu/applicants/jsp/shared/frameset/Frameset.jsp?time=1480360551774

Washington College Assistant Professorship in 18th/19th Century British Literature

Deadline: December 23

Length: Tenure-track

Comments: “Desirable secondary areas of specialization include global and postcolonial literature, race and empire, and/or gender and sexuality studies.”

URL: https://www.higheredjobs.com/myHigherEdJobs/Agent/details.cfm?JobCode=176390961&Title=Assistant%20Professor%20of%20English%20%2D%2018th%20%26%2019th%20Century%20British%20Literature%20%28Tenure%2DTrack%29

Simon Fraser University Ruth Wynn Woodward Postdoctoral Fellowship in Gender, Sexuality, and Women’s Studies

Deadline: January 9

Length: 2 years

Comments: “Area of research is open, but the Department is especially interested in transnational and interdisciplinary perspectives on Gender and Sexuality in one of the following areas:  Global Indigenous Studies; Faith-based Communities; Digital Humanities; Technology and Big Data; Transgender Issues and Global Health.”

URL: https://www.h-net.org/jobs/job_display.php?id=54191

Slippery Rock University Assistant Professorship in African American History

Deadline: December 22

Length: Tenure-track

Comments: “We are seeking an historian of African-American History from any period. A sub-field in Public History or Digital History is preferred.”

URL: https://careers.sru.edu/postings/3658

Winston-Salem University Assistant Professorship in Behavioral Sciences

Deadline: December 15 (review begins)

Length: Tenure-track

Comments: “While area of research specialty is open, we are particularly interested in candidates whose research and teaching programs make innovative methodological and theoretical contributions to the study of race, gender, class, ethnicity, inequality, and/or health and wellness.”

URL: https://jobs.wssu.edu/postings/4424