Pennsylvania State University-Abington Diversity Predoctoral Fellowship

Deadline: Open until filled (announced 11/28)

Length: One year with possible renewal for a second

Comments: “This award is designed to provide support and mentorship for a promising scholar who is committed to diversity, with the goal of preparing the scholar for a tenure-track appointment at Penn State or elsewhere.” Fellows teach two courses per semester.


University of Wisconsin-Whitewater Inclusive Excellence Fellowship

Deadline: December 31

Length: 1 year

Comments: “The Fellowship Program offers a unique opportunity to work in a university environment that is committed to creating learning environments in which students of all backgrounds can thrive, and one that demands that the ideals of inclusion, equity, diversity and excellence be pursued as interconnected and interdependent goals.”


Kenyon College Marilyn Yarbrough Dissertation/Teaching Fellowship

Deadline: December 20

Length: 1 year

Comments: “The program is for scholars in the final stages of their doctoral work who need only to finish the dissertation to complete requirements for the Ph.D.” “Fields: African and African American Studies, American Studies, Anthropology, Art, Art History, Asian Studies, Biology, Biochemistry, Chemistry, Classics, Dance, Drama, Economics, English, Environmental Studies, History, Humanities, International Studies, Legal Studies, Mathematics, Modern Languages and Literature, Music, Neuroscience, Philosophy, Physics, Political Science, Public Policy, Psychology, Religious Studies, Scientific Computing, Sociology, and Women’s and Gender Studies.

Cornell University Assistant Professorship in Gender, Race, and Environmental Studies

Deadline: November 1

Length: Tenure-track

Comments: “The Africana Studies & Research Center (ASRC) and Feminist, Gender, & Sexuality Studies Program (FGSS) at Cornell University invite applicants for a joint tenure-track position for scholars working at the intersection of gender, race, and environmental studies at the rank of assistant professor. We seek a candidate whose research and teaching focuses on some configuration of the following areas of inquiry: cultural geography, social and political theory, environmental inequality, eco-feminism and queer ecologies, biotechnology, bioethics, environmental sustainability (broadly and creatively defined) and/or histories of science. We are seeking interdisciplinary scholars whose work highlights methodologies and themes associated with environmental humanities with a focus on race, gender, sexuality and/or inequality as categories of analysis in the African diaspora.”


Oklahoma State University Postdoctoral Fellowship — Field Open

Deadline: October 1

Length: 2, renewable for a 3rd

Comments: “These fellowships will support the early development of scholars who show promise for successful academic careers in the Fine Arts, Humanities, Mathematics, Sciences, or Social Sciences. The two-year fellowships (one in Fine Arts or Humanities, one in Social Sciences, and two in Mathematics or Sciences) with competitive salaries will begin in August 2018 and may be renewed for a third year. There is the possibility of a tenure-track appointment at the completion of the post-doctoral fellowship.”


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.”


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.”


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

Deadline: February 20

Length: 3 years


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).