Category Archives: January 2016 deadline

Northwestern University Assistant Professorship of Instruction in Asian American Studies

Deadline: Original deadline 1/4 but re-posted on H-Net 1/8 with a “closing date” of 2/4

Length: Non-tenure line, renewable

Comments: “We seek a candidate trained in the humanities and specializing in Asian American literature, media, and/or cultural studies. Geographic areas of specialization are open but those with expertise in Asian American Transpacific Studies, Hemispheric American Studies, Pacific Islanders, Filipino Americans, or Southeast Asian Americans are especially welcome.”

URL: http://www.asianamerican.northwestern.edu/people/Application.html

Arizona State University Postdoctoral Fellowship in Transborder Studies

Deadline: January 25

Length: 1 year

Comments: “Applicants’ research should focus on either the U.S.-Mexico border or another transborder region of the world.” “Applicants who can teach a course that fulfills one of the undergraduate course offerings in community development and health, culture, history, language and learning, media and expressive culture, or U.S.-Mexico immigration and economic policy will be considered, but preference will be given to a candidate who can teach a course on migration and health or Latina/o health issues.”

URL: https://chroniclevitae.com/jobs/0000917005-01

Dickinson College Visiting Assistant Professorship in Sociology

Deadline: January 22

Length: 1 year

Comments: “Substantive areas are open, but specialization in race & ethnicity is preferred. Empirical, humanistic, and interdisciplinary approaches are welcomed.”

URL: https://jobs.dickinson.edu/postings/2925

University of Virginia Assistant/Associate Professorship in African Diaspora Studies

Deadline: January 25

Length: Tenure-track/tenured

Comments: “The Carter G. Woodson Institute for African American and African Studies and the American Studies Program invite applications for a joint professorship in African Diaspora Studies at the rank of assistant or associate professor. We seek scholars whose teaching and research explore the arts, media, culture, politics or history of the Black Atlantic. Regional focus could include the francophone, lusophone and/or the Hispanic Black Atlantic, especially Mexico, Central or South America or the Caribbean. The candidate’s work should illuminate historical and/or cultural linkages among various parts of the Americas, or between Africa and the Americas.”

URL: jobs.virginia.edu/applicants/Central?quickFind=78048

Susquehanna University Visiting Assistant Professorship in History

Deadline: January 22

Length: 1 year

Comments: Seeking “applications for a visiting assistant professorship in Caribbean or African Diaspora history.”

URL: https://jobs.susqu.edu/postings/688

University of Arkansas-Little Rock Assistant Professorship in Spanish

Deadline: January 31

Length: Tenure-track

Comments: Seeking candidates whose work has an “emphasis in Mexican or U.S. Latino literature and cultural studies.”

URL: https://ualr.peopleadmin.com/postings/4393

University of Arizona Assistant Professorship in American Indian Studies & Management or American Indian Studies & Economics

Deadline: January 11

Length: Tenure-track

Comments: “Required expertise is in the broad areas of 1) American Indian (or Global Indigenous) communities and; 2) entrepreneurship.”

URL: https://uacareers.com/postings/7128

University of Wisconsin-Stevens Point Assistant Professorship in American Politics

Deadline: January 15

Length: Tenure-track

Comments: “ The successful applicant will be expected to teach upper-level courses in American national institutions and our Introduction to American Politics course along with contributing to the Public administration and Policy analysis minor. Upper-division course offerings may include the Presidency or political parties and elections.” Preferred: “Ability to teach courses in minority politics and/or gender and politics.”

URL: Stevens Point American Politics job

Spelman College Assistant Professorship in Women’s Studies/Women’s Health

Deadline: January 15

Length: Tenure-track

Comments: ” Candidates should be prepared to teach introductory women’s studies and upper division courses in women’s health, as well as assist in strengthening the women’s health concentration as a component of the Comparative Women’s Studies major. Specialized fields may include health status of women of African descent; political economy of health; and comparative feminist health studies. Grant writing experience as well as evidence of successful research and the potential for publication are desirable.”

URL: Spelman Women’s Health job