Category Archives: May 2015 deadline

Coastal Carolina University Visiting Assistant Professorship in Sociology

Deadline: Review begins immediately (posted 5/15)

Length: 1 year

Comments: ” In addition to teaching general sociology courses, the successful candidate must have teaching and research experience in social inequality (i.e., Race, Class, and Gender).”


Hampshire College Visiting Assistant Professorship in Philosophy/Political Theory

Deadline: Review begins 5/18 (posted on Hampshire web site 5/15)

Length: 2 years

Comments: “Area of specialization is open, but areas of competence should emphasize at least two of the following: history of political philosophy, critical philosophy of race, feminist legal/critical race theory.”


University of Las Vegas-Reno Lectureship in Gender, Race, and Identity

Deadline: May 18

Length: 1 year with possible renewal for 2 more

Comments: “Area of study and discipline are open, but the successful candidate will have a background in feminist approaches and teaching interests in intersections of gender, race, class, ethnicity, and/or sexuality.”


University of Virginia Postdoctoral Fellowship/Lectureship in Global Development Studies

Deadline: May 11

Length: 1 year, possible renewal for a 2nd

Comments: “Seeking a humanistic social scientist, but applicants may specialize in any discipline, including humanities. Duties include, but are not limited to, teaching two courses per semester in a new global studies program, with a liberal arts focus on culture and commerce in the contemporary world system. To be competitive, fellow will be able to teach courses (or units within courses) on several topics pertinent to a broad view of “culture and commerce,” such as consumer culture, development and underdevelopment, markets and money, security and risk, inequality and social mobility, innovation and entrepreneurship, corporate social responsibility, bureaucratic organizations, and modern constructions of identity (including race, ethnicity, language, religions, class and/or gender).”


Binghamton University Visiting Assistant Professorship in Modern US History

Deadline: May 10

Length: 1 year

Comments: “rea of specialization is open but candidate must be able to teach¬†a survey-level¬†course on immigration and ethnicity, in addition to the second half of the U.S. History survey.”


Abraham Baldwin Agricultural College Assistant Professorship in US History

Deadline: May 1

Length: Tenure-track

Comments: “In addition to both halves of the U.S. History survey, the successful candidate will have the opportunity to teach (and develop new) upper-division history courses in our interdisciplinary Rural Studies baccalaureate program. Preferred areas of expertise include Latina/o history, transnational U.S. history, and/or gender history. ”


CUNY-Graduate Center Postdoctoral Fellowship: “Cultures of Freedom”

Deadline: May 8

Length: 1 year

Comments: Connected to Sawyer Seminar “Cultures of Freedom: Ideology, Slavery, and Creolization, 1500-1900.” Must have doctorate in hand at time of application.

URL: (link to application — — not live as of April 6)

Max-Planck Institute for the Study of Religious and Ethnic Diversity Postdoctoral Fellowships (2)

Deadline: May 15

Length: 2 years

Comments: Postdoc #1: “The successful candidate will explore Internet enabled new media practices and political Islam among the South Asian diaspora in the UK and Germany.” Postdoc #2: “The researcher will carry out an ethnographic study of online practices among the Indian diaspora and major organizations for political Hinduism in the UK.”