Category Archives: September 2015 deadline

Wesleyan University Open Rank Professorship in Music

Deadline: September 15 for full consideration (but posted/reposted on HigherEdJobs 9/25)

Length: Tenure-track/tenured

Comments: Seeking “a highly creative artist/scholar with a primary background in jazz and African American musics

URL: https://careers.wesleyan.edu/postings/4940

University of Texas-Rio Grande Valley Open Rank Professorship in the Sociology of Health

Deadline: September 30 (posted on Vitae 9/16)

Length: Tenure-track/tenured

Comments: “All methodologies are welcome. Expertise in demography, border sociology, the family, religion, the sociology of race/ethnicity, or Latina/o sociology is particularly welcome.”

URL: https://careers.utrgv.edu/postings/8061

University of Washington-Seattle Assistant Professorship in American Politics

Deadline: September 21 (priority deadline)

Length: Tenure-track

Comments: “The position is open to all areas of specialization within the American Politics field.  We are particularly interested in scholars with research interests in the politics of race and ethnicity.”

URL: http://apply.interfolio.com/30966

Amherst College Assistant Professorship in Anthropology and Black Studies

Deadline: September 15

Length: Tenure-track

Comments: “he Amherst College Departments of Anthropology-Sociology and Black Studies seek a cultural anthropologist of Sub-Saharan Africa for a full-time, tenure-track, joint position as an Assistant Professor.” “Although the topical area of specialization is open, we encourage applicants whose research is in one or more of the following areas: urban studies, political economy, postcoloniality, religion, and the environment.”

URL: http://apply.interfolio.com/30134

Willamette University Assistant Professorship in Civic Communication and Media

Deadline: September 20

Length: Tenure-track

Comments: “This position is open to any area of specialty in rhetorical criticism. We are particularly interested in emphases that will enhance the diversity, inclusivity, and strengths of our curriculum. Potential areas of specialty that are a strong fit for this position include but are not limited to Latin@ rhetorics, immigration discourse, rhetorics of sex and gender, queer rhetorics, transnational rhetorics, visual rhetorics, political communication, digital rhetorics, and civic media.”

URL: https://jobs.willamette.edu/postings/1708

Providence College Assistant Professorship in Political Science

Deadline: September 21

Length: Tenure-track

Comments: “ We strongly encourage applicants with teaching and research interests in one or more of the following areas: critical legal studies, judicial behavior, civil liberties and civil rights, law and society, American constitutional development, and legal activism including the intersection of law and social movements.” “ The position may include opportunities for inter-disciplinary teaching in a variety of college programs including Women’s Studies, Black Studies, Global Studies, Development of Western Civilization, and Public and Community Service Studies.

URL: https://careers.providence.edu/applicants/jsp/shared/position/JobDetails_css.jsp?postingId=161794

Swarthmore College Assistant Professorship in Sociology

Deadline: September 15

Length: Tenure-track

Comments: “Areas of expertise might include public health, migration and mobilities, and/or urbanization. Social geographers who consider themselves demographers will also be considered.”

URL: https://academicjobsonline.org/ajo/jobs/5676

University of Oregon Assistant Professorship in Cultural Anthropology

Deadline: September 30 (review begins)

Length: Tenure-track

Comments: “We seek a cultural anthropologist who is ethnographically grounded, engaged with cultural theory, and informed in critical race studies. We have a preference for a medical anthropologist whose research may include a topical focus on the implications for culture and health in relation to one or more of the following: environment, migration, reproductive health, mental health/trauma and resilience, chronic disease, and global epidemics. We also value research in the medical anthropology area on how health and inequality are shaped by race, class, gender, sexuality and citizenship. Geographic specialization is open.”

URL: http://jobs.uoregon.edu/unclassified.php?id=5278

University of Sydney Lectureship in English World Literature

Deadline: September 25

Length: Tenure-track equivalent

Comments: Required qualifications include “a PhD in an area of World Literature in English post 1900; fluency in postcolonial and or transnational theory and the ability to teach widely across the English curriculum; an established research profile in the area of World Literature in English, and ambitious future research plans; expertise in at least one area of World Literature in English post 1900″

 

URL: USydney English job

San Diego State University Assistant/Associate Professorship in Religion and Society

Deadline: September 15

Length: Tenure-track/tenured

Comments: “San Diego State University’s Department of Religious Studies invites applications for a tenure-track position at the rank of assistant or associate professor in Religion and Society with a specialization in the social scientific study of religion (anthropology of religion, or sociology of religion). We seek a specialist in an area outside the USA, including, but not limited to, Africa, Latin America and the Caribbean, the Middle East, Southeast Asia, or India.  Areas of specialization could include racial ideology, gender and equality, environmental theology, or other possibilities, but the primary requirement is expertise in social science methods.”

URL: http://apply.interfolio.com/30156