Category Archives: August 2015 deadline

Humboldt University-Berlin Postdoctoral Fellowship — Work and Lifecycle in Global History

Deadline: August 31
Length: 10 months (Oct. 2016-Jul. 2017); “Shorter fellowship terms will be possible”
Comments: “We welcome candidates from various disciplines including history, anthropology, law, sociology, political sciences, geography, economics, and area studies. Applicants should be at the postdoctoral level or senior scholars. We would like the proposed projects to employ a historical and transregional perspective. Applications should ideally focus on work / labour in relation to changing patterns of life course. Possible topic areas are, among others, the household, loss of work, the relationship between work and non-work, work and gender, free and unfree labour.”

Clayton State University Temporary Lectureship in Women’s and Gender Studies/Sociology

Deadline: August 1 (for August 2015 start)

Length: 1 year

Comments: “We are seeking a well-rounded person with a specialization in Gender Studies (to include masculinities), race/ethnicity in the U.S., and/or Women’s Studies in global context.”


Kent State University Assistant Professorship in Pan-Aftrican Theatre

Deadline: August 10 (for August 2015 start)

Length: Tenure-track

Comments: “We seek candidates who are able to teach Pan-African theatre with a minor in the Caribbean and Latin American and who creative work addresses issues of race, gender, sexuality and class in relation to people and cultures of [African] descent.”


University of Hawaii-Manoa Assistant Professorship in Sociology — Race and Ethnic Relations

Deadline: August 17 (review begins — January 2106 start date)

Length: Tenure-track

Comments: Seeking applicants with “specialization in race and ethnic relations and demonstrated research interest in Hawaii, Asia, or Pacific Islands.