Category Archives: Anthropology

University of Maryland-Baltimore County Assistant Professorship in Latinx/Indigenous Sovereignty, Human Rights, Violence

Deadline: November 19

Length: Tenure-track

Comments: “The successful candidate should have demonstrated experience teaching core gender and women’s studies courses at the undergraduate level [and] a sub-speciality in Latinx or Indigenous sovereignty, human rights, and/or violence”

URL: https://apply.interfolio.com/51253

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University of Wisconsin-Madison Assistant Professorship in Chican@ and Latin@ Studies

Deadline: September 9

Length: Tenure-track

Comments: “We seek a scholar who will develop and maintain a strong research program with topical interests in one or more of the following areas: borderlands, migrations, gender & women’s studies, community studies, and expressive culture.”

URL: http://jobs.hr.wisc.edu/cw/en-us/job/498754/assistant-professor-of-chican-latin-studies-cohort-hire

Wellesley College Assistant Professorship in Asian American Studies

Deadline: October 15 (review begins 10/1)

Length: Tenure-track

Comments: ” Preference will be given to the fields of American Studies, ethnic studies, history, anthropology, sociology, media studies, performance studies, and art history. Candidates with community-oriented research, teaching, and engagement are especially encouraged to apply.”

URL: https://career.wellesley.edu/postings/2310

 

University of Denver Assistant Professorship in Anthropology

Deadline: September 1

Length: Tenure-track

Comments: “We seek a candidate with specialization in Native American and/or Indigenous Studies whose work intersects with one or more of the following areas of research and practice: issues of identity, heritage, indigeneity, activism; the impact of globalization on Indigenous communities; urban studies; human rights, including the right to land and resources; indigenous knowledge, epistemologies and decolonizing research methodologies; technology, art, visual, material, and expressive culture. The ideal candidate will work at the intersections of environmental anthropology, and political and legal anthropology.”

URL: https://du-openhire.silkroad.com/epostings/index.cfm?fuseaction=app.jobinfo&jobid=3224&source=ONLINE&JobOwner=995657&company_id=16973&version=1&byBusinessUnit=&bycountry=&bystate=&byRegion=&bylocation=&keywords=&byCat=&proximityCountry=&postalCode=&radiusDistance=&isKilometers=&tosearch=no&city=

George Mason University Assistant Professorship in Anthropology

Deadline: October 1

Length: Tenure-track

Comments: Seeking Political and Legal anthropologist with a geographical focus on East Asia/Pacific Rim region. “The Anthropology Program seeks applicants with geographic specialization in East Asia/Pacific Rim and research interests in one or more of the following areas of political and legal anthropology: human rights, environmental protection, race and ethnicity, activism, citizenship, colonialism, inequality, populism, political identity, political conflict and reconciliation. The successful applicant will have a Ph.D. in-hand at time of application.”

URL: https://jobs.gmu.edu/postings/43231

University of Pennsylvania Katz Center for Advanced Judaic Studies Postdoctoral Fellowship

Deadline: October 31

Length: 1 year

Comments: Theme is “The Jewish Home: Dwelling on the Domestic, the Familial, and the Lived-In.” “Relevant topics may include the history of domestic architecture and material culture, anthropological research into kinship, parenting, gender roles, and master-servant relationships; literary instantiations of the home as an object of memory and imagination; representations of Jewish domesticity in the visual arts, including theater, film, and television; the analysis of Jewish law as it relates to family life and sex; the economics of consumption and display; the ritual study of the life cycle as it plays out in domestic contexts; and urban studies that approach the home as part of neighborhoods or larger social contexts.”

URL: https://katz.sas.upenn.edu/fellowship-program/next-year

University of Pennsylvania Mellon Postdoctoral Fellowship in the Humanities 2019-20

Deadline: October 15

Length: 1 year

Comments: Theme is Kinship. “You must have your degree in hand or have passed your defense no later than December 2018 to be eligible.”

URL: https://wolfhumanities.upenn.edu/fellowships/andrew-w-mellon-postdoctoral-fellowship-humanities

Rochester Institute of Technology Assistant Professorship in Medical Anthropology/Sociology

Deadline: September 25

Length: Tenure-track

Comments: “We seek candidates with theoretically-informed scholarship that explores the impact of gender, race, class, disability, or environment on human health. The regional specialization is open. Health research among American Indian, indigenous, or underrepresented communities globally is encouraged.”

URL: https://sjobs.brassring.com/TGnewUI/Search/home/HomeWithPreLoad?PageType=JobDetails&partnerid=25483&siteid=5291&AReq=3849BR#jobDetails=1441149_5291