University of Michigan-Dearborn Assistant Professorship in English

Deadline: November 17 (posted on Higher Ed Jobs 12/8)

Length: Tenure-track

Comments: Inviting “applications for an Assistant Professor, tenure track in 20-21st Century Ethnic and/or Immigrant literature (excluding African American literature) and Creative Writing, beginning September 1, 2018. Applications from those who teach Arab-American or Latinx literature are particularly welcome.”

URL: https://apply.interfolio.com/44989

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California State University-Northridge Assistant Professorship in Gender and Women’s Studies

Deadline: November 30

Length: Tenure-track

Comments: Seeking “a tenure-track Assistant Professor that has demonstrated effectiveness in teaching and research in Feminist Legal Studies or criminal justice law, broadly defined, which can include specializations in international law, global conflict, immigration, indigenous studies or refugee studies. We invite a focus on any of the following geographical areas: Africa, Europe, Latin America and the Caribbean, the Middle-East and/or the United States. The successful candidate would articulate an intersectional, feminist postcolonial or decolonial theoretical-methodological approach.”

URL: https://apply.interfolio.com/46714

Boston University Assistant Professorship in French

Deadline: November 15

Length: Tenure-track

Comments: “To offer courses on Contemporary French and Francophone French and Francophone (particularly Belgian) film, from the 90s to the present, including directors such as Jeunet, Besson, Ozon, Techine, Assayas, Honore, Guiraudie, Denis, Varda, and the Dardenne Brothers. Advanced-level courses will include critical theory with a preferred focus on gender, race, and border-studies. A desirable second specialization would be media or 20th-21st century French literature.”

URL: https://academicjobsonline.org/ajo/jobs/10297

University of Oregon Postdoctoral Fellowship in English

Deadline: November 15

Length: 2 years

Comments: “Applicants should have a demonstrated pedagogical and scholarly investment in the study of race and ethnicity and should hold a PhD in English, Folklore, Media Studies, American Studies, Ethnic Studies, Cinema Studies, or a related field by June 1, 2018.” “We particularly welcome applications from scholars who are from populations and/or work in fields of study historically underrepresented in the academy and who will enhance the English Department’s existing strengths in the study of African American, Latina/o, Asian American, and Native American and Indigenous Literatures and Cultural Productions. In addition to specialists in any of these fields, we also welcome comparative, interdisciplinary, queer, and intersectional research.”

URL: https://academicjobsonline.org/ajo/jobs/10332

University of Hawai’i Assistant Professorship in English

Deadline: November 17

Length: Tenure-track

Comments: Requirements include “dissertation and/or publications in Pacific literatures or Pacific Studies; grounding in indigenous Pacific aesthetics, cultures, histories, perspectives, and politics”

URL: http://workatuh.hawaii.edu/Jobs/NAdvert/27763/4599305/1/postdate/desc

San Jose State University Assistant Professorship in the Philosophy of Race

Deadline: November 15

Length: Tenure-track

Comments: “Area of Specialization: Philosophy of Race and Ethnicity. Area of Competence: Open. The department has strong needs in history of philosophy, logic, ethical theory, and professional ethics (e.g., business ethics, bioethics). The department welcomes expertise in phenomenology, philosophy of science, philosophy of social science, and comparative philosophy.”

URL: https://apply.interfolio.com/44583

San Jose State University Assistant Professorship in Nineteenth-Century American/Early Ethnic American Literature

Deadline: November 6

Length: Tenure-track

Comments: “Especially of interest are candidates whose teaching experience or research areas include early ethnic American literatures, such as Native American literatures, early colonial literatures such as Caribbean or Latin American literatures, or closely related fields.”

URL: https://apply.interfolio.com/44511