Category Archives: Cultural Studies

University of Massachusetts-Boston Assistant Professorship in Women’s, Gender, and Sexuality Studies

Deadline: October 30

Length: Tenure-track

Comments: Joint position between the “Department of Women’s, Gender, and Sexuality Studies and the MS Program in Transnational Cultural and Community Studies”; “We are seeking candidates who specialize in queer/sexuality studies and critical ethnic studies. We particularly welcome candidates with research areas that include—but are not limited to—sexuality studies and critical race theory, settler colonialism and indigenous studies, imperialisms, and postcolonial studies.”

URL: http://employmentopportunities.umb.edu/boston/en-us/job/496026/assistant-professor

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Berea College Assistant Professorship in Latina/o/x Studies

Deadline: November 1

Length: Tenure-track

Comments: “Berea encourages applications from candidates engaged in multiple disciplinary and theoretical approaches, particularly those in cultural studies, gender and sexuality, race and ethnicity, popular culture, media studies, and migration.”

URL: https://www.higheredjobs.com/myHigherEdJobs/Agent/details.cfm?JobCode=176804547&Title=Tenure%2Dtrack%20Position%20in%20Latino%2Fa%2Fx%20Studies

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

 

California State University-Fullerton Assistant Professorship in American Studies

Deadline: September 14

Length: Tenure-track

Comments: “We seek a specialist in the study of race and/or sexuality and gender within the larger context of American history and culture, with ability to teach American Studies theories and methods at the undergraduate and graduate level, as well as courses on topics such as: Civil Rights and Social Movements; Race, Gender and Popular Culture; and Race and Sex in American Culture.”

URL: http://hr.fullerton.edu/diversity/job-openings/ft/10459BR_american_studies.asp

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