Category Archives: American Studies

Monmouth University Assistant Professorship in African American History

Deadline: November 26

Length: Tenure-track

Comments: “Candidates with the ability to teach advanced courses on African American Intellectual History; Race and Ethnicity, Gender Studies, American Popular Culture, the Civil Rights Movement, and the African Diaspora are preferred”

URL: https://jobs.monmouth.edu/postings/8415

Advertisements

Harvey Mudd College Assistant Professorship in Asian American Studies

Deadline: December 18

Length: Tenure-track

Comments: “We are seeking a scholar who approaches history from an interdisciplinary perspective and who has research and teaching expertise in South Asian, Muslim, Southeast Asian, or Pacific Islander communities. The successful candidate should, by the beginning of Fall 2018, hold a Ph.D. in ethnic studies, history, American Studies, or related fields.”

URL: https://academicjobsonline.org/ajo/jobs/10233

Case Western Reserve University Assistant Professorship in African American History

Deadline: December 1

Length: Tenure-track

Comments: “The successful candidate will also teach graduate courses in African-American history and the candidate’s field of specialty as well as undergraduate courses in African-American and U.S history.”

URL: http://case.edu/academic-careers/ (scroll down)

University of North Alabama Assistant/Associate Professorship in Pre-1877 African American History

Deadline: November 10

Length: Tenure-track

Comments: “Preference given to a specialty in North American slavery. A secondary field in African History or the Atlantic World would be of special interest.”

URL: https://jobs.una.edu/postings/4538

University of Dayton Assistant/Associate Professorship in African American History

Deadline: November 24

Length: Tenure-track

Comments: “The position requires teaching in African American history in addition to HST 103 The West and the World that is the department’s introductory course in historical study.”

URL: https://jobs.udayton.edu/postings/24548

Virginia Tech Assistant Professorship in Military History/War and Society

Deadline: December 1

Length: Tenure-track

Comments: “Geographical focus and chronological period are open. We particularly encourage applicants who take a War and Society approach to military history, covering such topics as the social, cultural, political, technological, and economic dimensions of warfare; civilian-military and homefront-battlefield relations; the impact of war on soldiers, civilians, veterans, and the environment; and the causes, commemoration, and consequences of war.” Seeking candidates with “an interest in contributing to one or more of the department’s strengths in public history, race and gender, and the history of science, technology, medicine, and environment.”

URL: https://listings.jobs.vt.edu/postings/80695

Austin College Assistant Professorship in Post-1876 US History

Deadline: November 10

Length: Tenure-track

Comments: “We conceptualize the position to be based chronologically from the post-Reconstruction era through the Twentieth Century, with field of major specialty open.” “Ability to teach Latino/a, environmental, and/or social and cultural history will be given preference.”

URL: https://www.h-net.org/jobs/job_display.php?id=55858

Pomona College Assistant Professorship in Chicanx/Latinx Studies

Deadline: December 1

Length: Tenure-track

Comments: “While we welcome degrees from traditional disciplines, the department seeks expertise in fields other than our existing strengths in history, sociology and psychology.”

URL: https://academicjobsonline.org/ajo/jobs/9986

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 Postdoctoral Fellowship in African American Studies

Deadline: December 15

Length: 2 years

Comments: “Recent Ph.D.s (degree granted during or after 2016) with a commitment to the field of African American and/or African Diaspora studies, especially in the area of expressive arts and culture, are encouraged to apply.”

URL: http://www.afam.northwestern.edu/about/open-positions.html (scroll down)