Deadline: March 15
Length: 1 year
Comments: “The theme for the seminar series is “Black Bodies” and the seminar seeks to pull together several interdisciplinary frames of inquiry about ‘black bodies’ in various times, spaces, and geographies. Attentive to the intersections/assemblages of race, gender and sexuality, the seminar asks and invites questions concerning the many ways in which black bodies are subject to epistemic, historical, archival, state/non-state, biopolitical, and praxes of violence and erasure in global configurations.”
Deadline: December 20
Comments: “We seek an expert in French literature and culture with a love of teaching. Preference will be given to candidates who can teach Caribbean or Francophone African literature.”
Deadline: January 2
Comments: “An earned Ph.D. in a field of the Social Sciences or Humanities closely-related to Afro-Latino Cultures, Experiences, and Resistance in the Americas, including Pan-African/Africana/Black Studies, Latin American Studies, Chicano/a/Latino/a Studies, Comparative Literature, Ethnomusicology, Economics, History, Sociology, Political Science, and Women/Gender Studies is required”
Deadline: November 17 (posted on Higher Ed Jobs 12/8)
Comments: Inviting “applications for an Assistant Professor, tenure track in 20-21st Century Ethnic and/or Immigrant literature (excluding African American literature) and Creative Writing, beginning September 1, 2018. Applications from those who teach Arab-American or Latinx literature are particularly welcome.”
Deadline: December 8 “for best consideration” (posted on Higher Ed Jobs 12/8)
Comments: “Candidates should be innovative scholar-teachers who conceptualize race/ethnicity, migration, and indigeneity in intersectional ways and who work to cross-pollinate ideas among various fields of inquiry. Candidates working on topics such as social movements; intersectional feminism(s); border politics (US-Mexican and US-Canadian); citizenship; Latino/a, Asian American, and Afro-Indigenous communities; Asian American and/or Pacific Islander literature, religion, and media representations are particularly urged to apply.”
Deadline: Review begins immediately
Comments: “The College of Mount Saint Vincent is seeking a tenure-track Assistant Professor of English with a specialization in African American or Latino/Latina Literature.”
Deadline: January 16
Length: 2 years with possible renewal for a 3rd
Comments: Seeking recent PhDs working in one of the following research areas.
Deadline: January 31
Length: 1 year, possible renewal for a 2nd
Comments: Seeking “scholars working in any field of the humanities dealing with Africa or the African diaspora. Consideration will be given to candidates working in all disciplines in the humanities broadly defined, including anthropology, art and archeology, comparative literature, English, film and video history, literatures in other languages, music, philosophy, religion, and women and gender studies.”
Deadline: February 1
Length: 1 year
Comments: Must have completed PhD no earlier than January 1, 2015. Seeking candidates who work on “(Sub-Saharan West Africa) or African Diaspora Studies (West Africa and some area, or areas, of the Atlantic World, excluding the US) to begin July 1, 2018. The field is open to applicants from any academic discipline.”
Deadline: December 31
Comments: Requirements include ”
- Ph.D. in American Studies or related field, preference will be given to applicants with a PhD within a field currently within the College of Letters and Science by start date.
- Expertise in comparative multi-ethnic studies, or non-US perspectives on American culture.
- Potential to publish high-quality, original scholarship in peer-reviewed publications.
- Potential to excel as a teacher and mentor at both the undergraduate and graduate level.
- Evidence of scholarly achievements commensurate with experience.
- Evidence of excellence in teaching