Category Archives: American Indian Studies

Bowling Green State University Instructorship in Native American Studies

Deadline: March 31

Length: Non-tenure track; renewable

Comments: “Finalist will teach general education courses in the department including Introduction to Ethnic Studies (ETHN 1010), Introduction to Native American Studies (ETHN 1600), Contemporary Issues in Native America (ETHN 2600), and Native Americans in Film (ETHN 2300).”

URL: http://www.bgsu.edu/arts-and-sciences/job-opportunities.html (scroll down)

Rutgers University Postdoctoral Associateship in African American History, 1865-1940

Deadline: March 30

Length: Apparently 1 year

Comments: “The primary duties of this post-doc will be to administer and supervise research for the “Scarlet and Black Project” on the history of Native and African Americans in Rutgers History. The recipient will also participate and present in the “Black Bodies” seminar series.  Consult http://rcha.rutgers.edu/black-bodies and http://scarletandblack.rutgers.edu/  for details.” “The successful applicant must have the doctorate in hand at the time of application and be no more than six years beyond the Ph.D.”

URL: https://apply.interfolio.com/40417

Roger Williams University Assistant Professorship in American Studies and History

Deadline: February 28

Length: Tenure-track

Comments: Seeking candidates “with an area of specialization in race and race relations in the United States.”

URL: https://rwu.interviewexchange.com/jobofferdetails.jsp;jsessionid=85467BD32B91973E2B2D228B5C16FD86?JOBID=81187

University of South Carolina-Lancaster Assistant Professorship in Native American Studies and History

Deadline: Unstated (review begins immediately)

Length: Tenure-track

Comments: “Applicants should hold the Ph.D. or other terminal degree in Native American history, culture, or a related field including credentials necessary for departmental approval to teach history, Native American studies, anthropology, women’s studies, southern studies, or any combination.”

URL: https://uscjobs.sc.edu/applicants/jsp/shared/frameset/Frameset.jsp?time=1485448179361

American Philosophical Society Center for Native American and Indigenous Research Fellowship

Deadline: February 1

Length: 12 months

Comments: “Applicants’ research must pertain to Native American history, anthropology, linguistics, cultural revitalization, and related fields”

URL: https://apply.interfolio.com/31859

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 Pennsylvania Postdoctoral Fellowship in Race, Ethnicity and Immigration

Deadline: January 22

Length: 1 year

Comments: “projects related to race and ethnic relations and/or immigrant political incorporation in the United States; help organize and participate in faculty/graduate student workshops; and aid in evaluating the progress of graduate students and undergraduates receiving research grants.” Must have earned a PhD between January 1, 2015, and June 1, 2017.

URL: https://apply.interfolio.com/39663

Sonoma State University Assistant Professorship in Multicultural American Studies

Deadline: February 15

Length: 1 year

Comments: “The successful candidate will demonstrate the ability to teach courses in any of the following: African American Studies, Asian American Studies, Native American Studies, or Mixed Race Studies.”

URL: https://www.higheredjobs.com/myHigherEdJobs/Agent/details.cfm?JobCode=176405432&Title=Visiting%20Assistant%20Professor%20of%20American%20Multicultural%20Studies

University of Chicago Provost’s Postdoctoral Fellowship in the Social Sciences

Deadline: January 17

Length: 2 years

Comments: Seeking “junior scholars who engage issues of race and/or ethnicity within established social sciences disciplines or emergent disciplines such as Ethnic and Racial Studies, American Studies, Latina/o Studies, African American Studies, Asian American Studies, Native American Studies, Human Rights, or Justice Studies. This search is division-wide. Successful candidates will be appointed in one of the following departments: Anthropology, Economics, History, Comparative Human Development, Political Science, Psychology, or Sociology.

URL: https://academiccareers.uchicago.edu/applicants/jsp/shared/position/JobDetails_css.jsp

Bradley University Assistant Professorship in US History before 1877

Deadline: January 8

Length: Tenure-track

Comments: ” Preference will be given to candidates with research and teaching experience in the fields of Native American and Borderlands History.  Ability to teach courses in the Women’s and Gender Studies Program and Public History is strongly desired.”

URL: http://www.bradley.edu/offices/business/humanresources/opportunities/faculty/position.dot?id=cf4f25c1-5db5-4667-a4d1-27b1be8bacda