Category Archives: August 2014 deadline

Eastern Washington University Lectureship in Africana Studies

Deadline: August 1 (review begins)

Length: 9 months (2014-15 — will conduct tenure-track search in 2014)

Comments: Primary responsibilities: “1) Teach three courses per quarter based on program’s needs. The successful candidate should have experience and/or interests in teaching some of the following courses: Introduction to Africana Studies (AAST 101), Early African American History prior to 1877 (AAST 215), , African History(AAST 315), African American Women’s History (AAST 430) and other classes as assigned. ”

URL: https://jobs-hr-ewu-edu.careerliaison.com/applicants/jsp/shared/frameset/Frameset.jsp?time=1406751596906

 

St. Olaf College Assistant Professorship in Sociology (#2)

Deadline: August 1 (review begins)

Length: Tenure-track

Comments: “We seek candidates with primary specialization on issues immigration to the U.S. from Asia or Africa for the other. We also seek candidates who can teach our required courses on quantitative research methods and sociological theory. Additional specialization on gender and / or sexuality is preferred. We also seek candidates who can teach our required courses on quantitative research methods and sociological theory. Additional specialization on gender and / or sexuality is preferred.”

URL: https://jobs.stolaf.edu/postings/3575

St. Olaf College Assistant Professorship in Sociology

Deadline: August 1 (review begins)

Length: Tenure-track

Comments: “We seek candidates with primary specialization on issues of race and class in the contemporary U.S. We also seek candidates who can teach our required courses on quantitative research methods and sociological theory. Additional specialization on gender and / or sexuality is preferred.”

URL: https://jobs.stolaf.edu/postings/3575

Loyola Marymount Assistant Professorship in Political Science

Deadline: August 15

Length: Tenure-track

Comments: See notice below, which came from the Latino Caucus of APSA (I have not found the posting online)

Latino-C: Latino Caucus of APSA

The Department of Political Science at Loyola Marymount University invites applications for a tenure-track position at the rank of Assistant Professor beginning in the fall of 2015.   The successful applicant will focus on one or more of the following focus areas: politics of race/ethnicity, immigration, and/or social movements (open as to subfield). Interest and ability in teaching an undergraduate methods course would be advantageous.   We are seeking to hire a dedicated teacher and emerging scholar who would embrace the department’s mission of helping students become informed, analytically reflective, and engaged global citizens.
Loyola Marymount, a comprehensive Catholic university in the mainstream of American higher education, seeks professionally outstanding applicants who value its mission and share its commitment to academic excellence, the education of the whole person, and the building of a just society. LMU is an equal opportunity institution actively working to promote an intercultural learning community. Women and minorities are encouraged to apply. (Visit www.lmu.edu for more information).
Loyola Marymount has a strong commitment to diversity, broadly defined, and therefore encourages applicants that enhance the racial diversity of the department; who are committed to working within a diverse campus community; and who are enthusiastic about working in an institution where minority and women faculty can thrive.
We are employing a paperless application system: please go to the following link for instructions on how to upload your materials. http://mylmu.co1.qualtrics.com/SE/?SID=SV_eWdlh0d5Wf5Dh77
Prospective candidates must submit a cover letter indicating interest and qualifications, a current curriculum vita, teaching portfolio (e.g., teaching evaluations, sample syllabi, etc.), transcript (unofficial ok), samples of scholarly work, and three letters of recommendation. Other supporting documents, such as a chapter outline of the dissertation and other samples of scholarly work, are welcome.  Letters of recommendation should be emailed to REP.immigration.search@lmu.edu, or sent by mail to:
REP/Immigration Search Committee
Department of Political Science
Loyola Marymount University
1 LMU Drive
Los Angeles, CA 90045

Candidates with a Ph.D. are preferred; ABD applications who anticipate completion of the doctorate by Fall 2015 will be considered. To receive full consideration applications must be received by October 1.  We will be conducting a limited number of pre-arranged interviews at the APSA Meetings.  Candidates interested in an interview at the conference should submit a CV and letter of interest by August 15 (we will contact you to arrange an interview).  Please send all materials to the email or address listed above.

Arizona State University Lectureship in Sociology/Family Studies

Deadline: August 1

Length: 12 months with possibility of renewal

Comments: “The successful candidate will be expected to teach large undergraduate classes in sociology and family studies which may be in face-to-face and/or online settings. Classes to be covered include (but not limited to) introductory sociology, race and ethnicity, women and health, human sexuality, human development, family/marital relationships, etc.”

URL: https://thesanfordschool.asu.edu/news/open-position-lecturer

College of St. Scholastica Assistant Professorship in American Indian Studies

Deadline: August 15 (preferred start date is January 2015)

Length: Tenure-track

Comments: “We welcome applicants from a range of disciplinary backgrounds including History, American Studies, Native American Studies, Indigenous Studies, and Anthropology.”

URL: https://www.csshrjobs.com/postings/5323