Category Archives: January 2017 deadline

Kent State University Assistant Professorship in Sociology

Deadline: January 17 (posted on HigherEdJobs 1/13/17)

Length: Tenure-track

Comments: “WE SEEK SCHOLARS WHOSE RESEARCH AND TEACHING INTERESTS ARE IN INEQUALITY WITH STRONG INTEREST IN RACE, IMMIGRATION AND MIGRATION.”

URL: https://jobs.kent.edu/postings/11911

Rhodes College Assistant Professorship in Religious Studies

Deadline: Review begins 1/11 (posted on HigherEdJobs 1/11)

Length: Tenure-track

Comments: “The successful candidate will teach upper-level courses in African American religion and theology needed for an undergraduate curriculum in religious studies. The candidate will also teach first-year core curriculum courses (as part of the “Life: Then and Now” and/or “The Search for Values in Light of Western History and Religion” programs: www.rhodes.edu/humanities ). Courses may also be cross-listed with such interdisciplinary programs as Africana Studies, Gender and Sexuality Studies, and Urban Studies.”

URL: http://www.Click2apply.net/v427hqkk8c

California State University Assistant Professorship in African Studies

Deadline: January 30

Length: Tenure-track

Comments: Seeking candidates with “primary research interests that emphasize Western or Central African culture on the continent or in the African Diaspora, including Latin America and the Caribbean.”

URL: https://www.higheredjobs.com/myHigherEdJobs/Agent/details.cfm?JobCode=176415670&Title=African%20Studies%20%2D%20Assistant%20Professor

Williams College Mellon Post-Doctoral Fellowship in Russian/Post-Soviet Politics

Deadline: January 30

Length: 2 years

Comments: “We have particular interest in Russian foreign policy, religious and/or ethnic politics, contemporary Russian political thought, and political demography.” “We welcome applications from candidates who have completed their PhD. within the last five years and also those who have not yet completed their Ph.D. but will have the PhD. in hand by the start date of the appointment.”

URL: https://apply.interfolio.com/40016

University of California-Riverside Assistant Professorship in Medical Cultural Anthropology

Deadline: January 16

Length: Tenure-track

Comments: “The department seeks applications from broadly trained biomedical and critical medical anthropologists who are concerned with social inequalities (race, gender, class) and culturally constructed notions of well-being, health, and illness. The ideal candidate‚Äôs research and teaching should inform one or more of the departmental foci: (1) transnationalism, migration, and global processes; (2) indigenous, gender, and human rights in capitalist or postsocialist societies; (3) sociocultural contours of care; and/or 4) contemporary culture change in a context of political economy.”

URL: http://main.hercjobs.org/jobs/8657066/assistant-professor-in-medical-cultural-anthropology

Brown University Mellon Postdoctoral Fellowship in Native American and Indigenous Literature and Culture

Deadline: January 15

Length: 2 years

Comments: “We seek candidates who focus on the topic of Native North American
cultural production, with a distinct preference towards scholars
working on literary and expressive culture in any period since 1800.”

URL: https://apply.interfolio.com/39909

University of Florida Visiting Assistant Professorship in African American Studies

Deadline: January 9

Length: “renewable”

Comments: “Disciplinary backgrounds may include, but are not restricted to African American Studies, African American Women’s Studies, Anthropology, Caribbean Studies, Criminal Justice, History, Legal Studies, Philosophy, Political Science, Psychology, Religion, and/or Sociology.”

URL: http://explore.jobs.ufl.edu/cw/en-us/job/500856?lApplicationSubSourceID

Northern Arizona University Lectureship in Asian American Studies

Deadline: January 4

Length: Unstated (non-tenure track)

Comments: Must show “evidence of teaching excellence and quality teaching materials in one or more of the following areas: Asian Americans and Film; Introduction to Asian American Studies; Race, Identity and Film; or Introduction to Ethnic Studies.”

URL: NAZAsianAmjob

Northern Arizona University Lectureship in Transnational Feminism

Deadline: January 4

Length: Unstated

Comments: “We particularly encourage applications from candidates whose work focuses on an innovative and rigorous interdisciplinary approach to teaching about the Global South and/or Indigeneity. Applicants with disciplinary emphases on one or more themes such as, Islam, gender, and sexuality; reproductive justice and sexual, queer, and/or trans politics; sexuality and settler colonialism; indigenous feminism; gender and diaspora are strongly encouraged to apply.”

URL: NAZ TransFem job

Dickinson College Visiting Assistant Professorship in African American Literature

Deadline: January 31

Length: 1 year

Comments: “The yearly teaching load is five courses, which includes introductory and upper-level classes, and we encourage innovative and imaginative course design.”

URL: https://jobs.dickinson.edu/postings/3642