Category Archives: October 2015 deadline

University of Michigan-Dearborn Assistant/Associate Professorship in Cultural Anthropology

Deadline: October 16 (posted or re-posted in HigherEdJobs on 10-20)

Length: Tenure-track/tenured

Comments: “Candidates should have a teaching and research focus on Africa, Latin America, or the Middle East and their diasporas. We would also like to see a particular research emphasis on globalization, transnationalism, or community engagement. The ideal candidate will have an international research program but also be able to develop related research in Detroit or the southeast Michigan area. Other areas of interest could include: inequalities, urban anthropology, religion, ethnohistory, ethnic conflict, and law.”

URL: http://umjobs.org/job_detail/114704/asst_professor

Appalachian State University Assistant Professorship in Sociology

Deadline: October 15 (posted on ASU web site 10/15)

Length: Tenure-track

Comments: “This tenure-track position requires a specialization focusing on the intersections of health and social inequalities. Preference will be given to candidates whose research specifically focuses on health and racial/ethnic inequalities, and who can contribute to building a curricular emphasis in Health & Social Inequalities.”

URL: http://hrs.appstate.edu/employment/epa-jobs/1256

College of the Holy Cross Assistant Professorship in Religious Studies: Christian Ethics

Deadline: October 1 (review began — posted on Vitae 10/14)

Length: Tenure-track

Comments: Teaching will “focus on economics, gender, race, and ethnicity

URL: http://apply.interfolio.com/30890

Hamilton College Assistant Professorship in Anthropology

Deadline: October 30

Length: Tenure-track

Comments: Specialization: China. “Theoretical areas may include semiotic anthropology, discourses of the nation, critical approaches to ethnicity and race, political economy and neoliberalism, anthropology of the body, kinship, gender and sexuality, and/or food studies.”

URL: http://apply.interfolio.com/31401

Auburn University Assistant Professorship in English

Deadline: October 30

Length: Tenure-track

Comments: ” Specialist in African American literature; will also teach American literature surveys and composition, with opportunities for teaching creative writing for candidates with creative publications.”

URL: https://www.jobs.aum.edu/postings/1665

University of Northern Colorado Assistant Professorship in Spanish

Deadline: October 26

Length: Tenure-track

Comments: Candidates should have a “concentration in Mexican American Literature & Culture”

URL: https://careers.unco.edu/postings/624

North Carolina State University Assistant Professorship in the History of US/Comparative Slavery

Deadline: November 2

Length: Tenure-track

Comments: “Successful candidates should have training in comparative slavery and a focus on the lives of the enslaved with an interest in teaching courses in these areas.”

URL: https://jobs.ncsu.edu/postings/59091

University of Utah Assistant Professorship in African American History 1600-present

Deadline: October 30

Length: Tenure-track

Comments: “Research specialization and time period open”

URL: https://utah.peopleadmin.com/postings/45612

McKendree University Assistant Professorship in Sociology

Deadline: October 30

Length: Tenure-track

Comments: “We seek candidates with expertise in the study of race and ethnicity.  We particularly encourage applicants with interests such as:  Latino Studies, intersectionality, immigration, social justice and/or public sociology.”

URL: http://www.mckendree.edu/about/resources/assistprofsociology2016.php

California State University-Los Angeles Assistant Professorship in Sociology

Deadline: October 19

Length: Tenure-track

Comments: Seeking “primary specialization in urban sociology or immigration.”

URL: http://csucareers.calstate.edu/Detail.aspx?pid=48513