Category Archives: Economics

University of Pittsburgh Humanities Center Postdoctoral Fellowship

Deadline: February 13

Length: 1 year

Comments: “The University of Pittsburgh Kenneth P. Dietrich School of Arts and Sciences is offering three postdoctoral fellowships in the humanities and two in the social sciences (in the Department of Economics and the Department of Political Science”

URL: http://www.as.pitt.edu/postdoctoral-fellowship-program

Lehigh University Postdoctoral Fellowship in Latin American or Latino studies

Deadline: February 17

Length: 1 year

Comments: “Applications are welcome from candidates whose research concentrates in any of the following areas: social movements, identity (gender, ethnic, religious, etc.), transnational migration, and/or urbanization. Candidates working within the fields of Religion and Theater/Performance Studies are especially welcome to apply.”

URL: https://academicjobsonline.org/ajo/jobs/8705

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

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

Pace University Assistant Professorship in Latina/o Studies

Deadline: December 30

Length: Tenure-track

Comments: “Preference will be given to candidates who have had social science and/or Latina/o Studies graduate training, and whose interests engage questions linked to community-based activism, advocacy organizations, and/or social justice issues. We seek applicants whose expertise encompasses Latina/o identity and communities in the United States context, immigration policy, and diverse (quantitative and qualitative) research methodologies.”

URL: https://www.higheredjobs.com/myHigherEdJobs/Agent/details.cfm?JobCode=176392675&Title=Assistant%20Professor%2C%20Latina%2Fo%20Studies

University of Delaware Assistant Professorship in African American Studies

Deadline: January 15

Length: “Continuing Track”

Comments: “The range of courses [to be taught] include: Introduction to Black American Studies; Survey of African American Culture, and Contemporary Issues in African American Culture.”

URL: https://apply.interfolio.com/39595

University of Michigan-Dearborn Assistant Professorship in African and African American Studies

Deadline: December 1

Length: Tenure-track

Comments: Seeking “a scholar whose research examines socioeconomic inequality and the political economy of race with a focus on African American communities in the U.S. and the larger African Diaspora.” “For candidates seeking a secondary appointment in economics the ability to offer courses in macroeconomic theory is required. The ability to teach courses in social stratification, U.S. poverty, and social inequality is preferred for candidates seeking a secondary appointment in sociology.” “Areas of focus might include, but are not limited to, Black labor force participation, the Black middle class, the causes and impacts of mass incarceration, the political and economic consequences of demographic shifts such as Black suburbanization and the return to the South, and Black-Latino and other inter-ethnic relations).”

URL: https://apply.interfolio.com/39268

Evergreen State College Assistant Professorship in Latina/o Studies

Deadline: January 9

Length: Tenure-track equivalent

Comments: “While we seek primary training in U.S. Latina/o Studies with an emphasis in social science, we welcome in-depth expertise in any one of the following disciplines: Cultural Studies, Ethnic Studies, American Studies, Studies of Mexico or another Latin American country,┬áRace, Class, Feminist/Gender Studies, LatinxQueer Studies, Indigenous Studies, Labor Studies, Environmental Justice Studies, Economics, Geography, Sociology, History, Law, or Political Science.”

URL: http://www.evergreen.edu/facultyhiring/jobs/Latina_o%20Studies%20-17.htm

Clark University Assistant Professorship in International Development and Social Change and Education

Deadline: November 28

Length: Tenure-track

Comments: “Candidates must have a doctorate in international or comparative education or international education and development, or a closely related field, at the time of appointment.” “An interest in postcolonial theory, feminist theory, critical theory, critical pedagogies, or the like, will be an advantage.”

URL: Clark job

Princeton University Institute for International and Regional Studies Postdoctoral Fellowship 2017-18

Deadline: January 9

Length: 12 months

Comments: “Postdoctoral associates would participate in the activities of the PIIRS research community ‘Migration: People and Cultures across Borders.’” Focus will be “primarily on contemporary concerns, although historical perspectives are also welcome. Among the themes of interest are migration and the politics of nationhood (including identities, race, gender issues, and borders); statelessness and refugees; language, culture, and the arts.

URL: https://jobs.princeton.edu/applicants/jsp/shared/position/JobDetails_css.jsp?postingId=225369