Rutgers University-New Brunswick Assistant Professorship in Africana Studies

Deadline: October 31

Length: Tenure-track

Comments: “While we seek a broad range of applicants, we are particularly interested in candidates whose research and teaching examine one or more of the following areas: 1) intersecting histories and engagements of the African diaspora and other diasporas of color (e.g. Afro-Asian, Afro-Latino); 2) religion in the African diaspora; and/or 3) performance studies and expressive and creative arts.”

URL: https://apply.interfolio.com/45549

Cornell University Open Rank Professorship in Asian American Studies

Deadline: October 31

Length: Tenure-track

Comments: “We are searching . . . across multiple fields within the humanities and the social sciences.” “We seek candidates with expertise in areas such as cinema and media studies, transnational Asian and Asian American cultural production, citizenship studies, immigration studies, political theory, environmental studies, ethnographic filmmaking, and gender studies.”
URL: https://academicjobsonline.org/ajo/jobs/9992

Northwestern University Assistant/Associate Professorship in African Diasporic Music and Sound Cultures

Deadline: October 27

Length: Tenure-track

Comments: The African American Studies and Performance Studies Departments seek candidates with “teaching and research interests in African diasporic musical forms and sound cultures, particularly as they intersect with political and social aspects of the black experience. The departments are particularly interested in scholars whose work engages critical race studies and performance studies, broadly defined.”
URL: http://www.afam.northwestern.edu/about/open-positions.html (scroll down)

New York University Assistant Professorship in US Latina/o History

Deadline: October 31

Length: Tenure-track

Comments: Seeking candidates who focus “on the period from 1848 to the present, whose work emphasizes transnational approaches and methodologies. Topical areas of interest include the histories of migration and immigration; remittances, trade, and other transnational economic connections; immigration law and policing; Latino/a social movements; and histories of gender and sexuality.”

URL: http://as.nyu.edu/history/welcome/employment-opportunities.html

University of North Carolina-Greensboro Assistant Professorship in Political Theory

Deadline: October 30

Length: Tenure-track

Comments: “The faculty member will be expected to teach introductory and advanced undergraduate classes in political theory. The ability to teach in a second field in women’s and gender studies, environmental politics/policy or minority politics is desirable.”

URL: https://jobsearch.uncg.edu/postings/8967

University of North Carolina-Greensboro Assistant Professorship in Black Atlantic/Afro-Latin America

Deadline: October 16 (review begins)

Length: Tenure-track

Comments: “Specialists in Brazil, the Caribbean, and the Circum-Caribbean are welcome. Consideration will also be given to West and Central Africanists with research and/or teaching linked to Latin America.”

URL: https://jobsearch.uncg.edu/postings/9043