Category Archives: All disciplines

Pennsylvania State University Predoctoral Diversity Fellowship

Deadline: Open until filled (posted on H-Het 2/19)

Length: 1 year

Comments: “The fellowship is open to a wide range of fields, but preference will be given to scholars in fields with existing degree programs at Penn State Abington or areas of need for the college. Applicants must be enrolled in an accredited doctoral program in the U.S., authorized to work in the U.S., and demonstrate a commitment to and engagement with equity issues. Special consideration will be given to applicants from racial/ethnic groups underrepresented at Penn State Abington.”

URL: https://psu.jobs/job/68881

Amherst College Visiting Assistant Professorship in Black Studies

Deadline: March 17

Length: 2 years

Comments: “We are looking for candidates specializing in ethnographic approaches to Black life. In particular, we are interested in ethnographic work on race and the environment, race and urban studies, race and health, and race and public policy. As well, the department is looking for candidates with broad interests in the field of black studies and who are conversant with the Black intellectual tradition. We are open to geographic region and historical period, as well as disciplinary training.”

URL: https://apply.interfolio.com/40769

Clark University Visiting Assistant Professorship in Women’s and Gender Studies

Deadline: February 20

Length: 3 years

Comments:

The successful applicant will be expected to teach three core courses (Introduction to Women’s and Gender Studies; Topics in Feminist Theory, and Introduction to Peace Studies) as well as two additional courses. Applicants must show commitment to working collaboratively with faculty from the other CGRAS programs and related departments (Africana Studies, Asian Studies, Comparative Race and Ethnic Studies, Holocaust and Genocide Studies, Latin American and Latino Studies, Peace Studies).

URL: http://www2.clarku.edu/offices/hr/jobopportunities/jobsdb.cfm?id=1327&viewjob=1&grouping=F

Yale University Postdoctoral Fellowship in the Humanities

Deadline: March 1

Length: 2 years

Comments: “The Fellow will teach one course each semester in the Directed Studies program, an integrated set of courses in western literature, philosophy, and historical & political thought.”

URL: https://apply.interfolio.com/40099

University of Illinois-Urbana Champaign Postdoctoral Research Associateship in Latina/Latino Studies

Deadline: March 3

Length: 1 year

Comments: “The primary focus of the successful candidates’ research must be U.S. Latinas/Latinos. Research from all disciplines and interdisciplines are eligible and will be considered.”

URL: http://www.lls.illinois.edu/education/postdoctoral/apply/

Amherst College Center for Humanistic Inquiry Postdoctoral Fellowship

Deadline: January 15

Length: 2 years

Comments: ” In colloquy with one another and the Amherst faculty, CHI Fellows will explore the theme of “Speech/Image/Spectacle.” We invite applications from scholars whose research takes up some aspect of our theme (described in more detail below) from a humanistic perspective.”

URL: https://apply.interfolio.com/39395

Yale University Postdoctoral Associateship in the Study of Antisemitism

Deadline: January 16

Length: 1 year with possible renewal for 1 more

Comments: “A Ph.D. involving research centrally related to antisemitism is required, although disciplinary specialization is open.”

URL: https://apply.interfolio.com/39592

 

Massachusetts Institute of Technology Mellon Postdoctoral Fellowship in the Humanities

Deadline: January 31
Length: 2 years
Comments: At the Center for Art, Science, and Technology (CAST). “The fellow will collaborate with MIT faculty and invited guests on the production of an international symposium and a publication issuing from the event (please see “Seeing / Sounding/ Sensing,” Experience and “Being Material”).” “Disciplines likely to yield competitive candidates may include (but are not limited to) anthropology, art history, cultural studies, history of science, musicology, performance history, or philosophy.”
URL: http://arts.mit.edu/mellon/

Simon Fraser University Ruth Wynn Woodward Postdoctoral Fellowship in Gender, Sexuality, and Women’s Studies

Deadline: January 9

Length: 2 years

Comments: “Area of research is open, but the Department is especially interested in transnational and interdisciplinary perspectives on Gender and Sexuality in one of the following areas:  Global Indigenous Studies; Faith-based Communities; Digital Humanities; Technology and Big Data; Transgender Issues and Global Health.”

URL: https://www.h-net.org/jobs/job_display.php?id=54191

Boston College African and African Diaspora Studies 2017/2018 Dissertation Fellowship

Deadline: January 15

Length: 1 year

Comments: “Scholars working in any discipline in the Social Sciences or Humanities, with projects focusing on any topic within African and/or African Diaspora Studies, are eligible to apply.”

URL: https://apply.interfolio.com/39450