Monthly Archives: December 2016

Lehigh University Postdoctoral Fellowship in Latin American or Latino studies

Deadline: February 17

Length: 1 year

Comments: “Applications are welcome from candidates whose research concentrates in any of the following areas: social movements, identity (gender, ethnic, religious, etc.), transnational migration, and/or urbanization. Candidates working within the fields of Religion and Theater/Performance Studies are especially welcome to apply.”

URL: https://academicjobsonline.org/ajo/jobs/8705

College of St. Scholastica Assistant Professor of English, American Writers of Color Literature

Deadline: Unstated (posted on HERC 11/30)

Length: Tenure-track

Comments: “Teaching responsibilities consist of a 3/3 load: the typical semester load would consist of a course for majors, a general education literature course, and a writing course (first-year composition or management writing).”

URL: https://www.csshrjobs.com/postings/7177

Brown University Postdoctoral Fellowship in Hispanic Studies

Deadline: February 15

Length: 2 years

Comments: Seeking scholar “with a specialization in contemporary Mexican literary, visual, and/or performance studies. We especially welcome applicants working on narrative, poetry or drama about violence, social change and migration in relation to a broader Mexican and Latin American tradition or Mexican and U.S. border studies; a proven interest in film, visual arts, or digital culture and in critical theory is also desirable.”

URL: https://apply.interfolio.com/39560

University of California-Riverside Assistant Professorship in Medical Cultural Anthropology

Deadline: January 16

Length: Tenure-track

Comments: “The department seeks applications from broadly trained biomedical and critical medical anthropologists who are concerned with social inequalities (race, gender, class) and culturally constructed notions of well-being, health, and illness. The ideal candidate‚Äôs research and teaching should inform one or more of the departmental foci: (1) transnationalism, migration, and global processes; (2) indigenous, gender, and human rights in capitalist or postsocialist societies; (3) sociocultural contours of care; and/or 4) contemporary culture change in a context of political economy.”

URL: http://main.hercjobs.org/jobs/8657066/assistant-professor-in-medical-cultural-anthropology

Brown University Mellon Postdoctoral Fellowship on Race in Science and Medicine

Deadline: February 1

Length: 2 years

Comments: “We seek an interdisciplinary scholar from the fields of Africana Studies, History of Science and/or Medicine, Religious Studies, Sociology, or Anthropology with specialization in race, medicine, and the legacies of slavery.”

URL: https://apply.interfolio.com/39794

Brown University Mellon Postdoctoral Fellowship in Native American and Indigenous Literature and Culture

Deadline: January 15

Length: 2 years

Comments: “We seek candidates who focus on the topic of Native North American
cultural production, with a distinct preference towards scholars
working on literary and expressive culture in any period since 1800.”

URL: https://apply.interfolio.com/39909

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

Deadline: December 23 (posted on Vitae 12/19)

Length: Tenure-track

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

URL: http://www.washcoll.edu/offices/human-resources/employment (scroll down)

University of Florida Visiting Assistant Professorship in African American Studies

Deadline: January 9

Length: “renewable”

Comments: “Disciplinary backgrounds may include, but are not restricted to African American Studies, African American Women’s Studies, Anthropology, Caribbean Studies, Criminal Justice, History, Legal Studies, Philosophy, Political Science, Psychology, Religion, and/or Sociology.”

URL: http://explore.jobs.ufl.edu/cw/en-us/job/500856?lApplicationSubSourceID

Northern Arizona University Lectureship in Asian American Studies

Deadline: January 4

Length: Unstated (non-tenure track)

Comments: Must show “evidence of teaching excellence and quality teaching materials in one or more of the following areas: Asian Americans and Film; Introduction to Asian American Studies; Race, Identity and Film; or Introduction to Ethnic Studies.”

URL: NAZAsianAmjob

Northern Arizona University Lectureship in Transnational Feminism

Deadline: January 4

Length: Unstated

Comments: “We particularly encourage applications from candidates whose work focuses on an innovative and rigorous interdisciplinary approach to teaching about the Global South and/or Indigeneity. Applicants with disciplinary emphases on one or more themes such as, Islam, gender, and sexuality; reproductive justice and sexual, queer, and/or trans politics; sexuality and settler colonialism; indigenous feminism; gender and diaspora are strongly encouraged to apply.”

URL: NAZ TransFem job