Category Archives: February 2016 deadline

Mercer University Assistant Professorship in History/Africana Studies

Deadline: February 26

Length: Tenure-track

Comments: “An earned PhD in history with an emphasis on nineteenth century African American history from an accredited college/university is required. The position also requires a teaching range beyond North America, a broad and critical understanding of the African Diaspora experience demonstrated by teaching and research, and evidence of leadership potential.”

URL: Mercer Africana Studies job

University of West Indies-Mona Senior Lectureship/Lecturership in American/ African Diaspora Literary and Cultural Studies

Deadline: February 19 (posted on HigherEdJobs 2/9)

Length: Unstated

Comments: As described in title

URL: UWI-Mona job

University of Indianapolis Assistant Professorship in Spanish and Cross-cultural studies

Deadline: February 20

Length: Tenure-track

Comments: “The successful candidate should demonstrate excellence in cross-disciplinary research and teaching, with specialization in race, ethnicity, and/or migration in the Americas.”

URL: https://jobs.uindy.edu/postings/3573

 

Lewis and Clark University Visiting Assistant Professorship in US History

Deadline: February 15

Length: 1 year

Comments: “The course load will be five courses, ranging from general surveys in US history to upper-level special topics courses in the visitor’s area of research expertise. Ability to teach Native American history and/or history of the American West is desirable.”

URL: http://apply.interfolio.com/33881

 

California State University-Merced Assistant Professorship in Sociology

Deadline: February 26

Length: Tenure-track

Comments: ” We are interested in applicants whose research will contribute to our existing strengths in social inequality (race, class, gender and sexuality), social institutions (e.g., education, health), and politics (social movements, public policy); and who have an excellent record of publication. Preference will be given to those who have the ability to teach graduate statistics.”

URL: https://aprecruit.ucmerced.edu/apply/JPF00288

University of Colorado Instructorship in Social Sciences

Deadline: February 26

Length: Apparently fixed-term; unstated

Comments: “The Honors Program at the University of Colorado Boulder invites applications for a full-time instructor appointment in a social science discipline to begin Fall 2016. Preference will be given to those with the ability to teach courses in Sociology, Anthropology, Ethnic Studies, or Women and Gender Studies.”

URL: https://cu.taleo.net/careersection/2/jobdetail.ftl?job=03590&lang=en&stype=JB-10062

New Mexico Highlands University Assistant Professorship in Criminal Justice Studies/Sociology

Deadline: February 29

Length: Tenure-track

Comments: “Primary areas of expertise should be in criminology, criminal justice and statistical data analysis. Preferred Qualifications: a) research related to gender or ethnic issues, b) previous success working with diverse student populations, c) previous experience interacting with multicultural communities, and 4) demonstrated or potential excellence in teaching & research.”

URL: NMHU Sociology job

Rice University Gragg Postdoctoral Research Fellowship in Transnational Asian Studies

Deadline: February 12 (posted 1/25)

Length: 1 year with possible renewal for 1 more

Comments: “By “transnational,” we mean an approach that devotes particular attention to the movement of people, products, ideas, technologies, etc. across established borders and boundaries. The search is open to geographical areas within Asia (including Asian America) and historical time of research.” Applicants must have a “PhD degree in hand by the time of appointment in one of the following fields: Anthropology, Art, Asian Studies, Cinema, Comparative Literature, Global Health Studies, History, Political Science, Religion, Science and Technology Studies, Sociology, or Women’s/Gender/Sexuality Studies.”

URL: https://jobs.rice.edu/postings/6414

Northern Michigan University Instructorship in Cultural Anthropology

Deadline: February 29

Length: 1 year

Comments: “Teach introductory sociocultural anthropology, and advanced courses in native peoples of the Great Lakes, religion and society and anthropological theory.

URL: NMU anthropology job

University of Arkansas-Little Rock Assistant Professorship in Ethnic Literatures

Deadline: February 26

Length: Tenure-track

Comments: “The applicant should have a primary emphasis is in African American, Chicana/o, or Latina/o literatures.”

URL: https://ualr.peopleadmin.com/postings/4481