Williams College Assistant Professorship in U.S. Afro-Latina/o/x Studies

Deadline: October 15

Length: Tenure-track

Comments: “The program seeks a scholar of Afro-Latinidades in the United States whose research and teaching embraces and advances interdisciplinary approaches rooted in the humanities and/or social sciences and centers on the study of Afro-diasporic peoples, cultures, and histories in Latinx/a/o communities in the U.S.A. with particular attention to race, racism, and diaspora. Other areas of intersecting interest include U.S. Central American studies; social and structural inequalities; social movements and activism; literary studies; visual studies; and feminisms, gender, LGBTQ+, and sexuality studies.”

URL: https://apply.interfolio.com/51921

University of San Diego Open Rank Professorship in Ethnic Studies

Deadline: January 4

Length: Tenure-track

Comments: “Qualified candidates must hold a PhD or terminal degree in Ethnic Studies or a related field and have expertise in Native American and Indigenous Studies (NAIS) and Comparative Ethnic Studies. Areas of research are open and might include decolonization, Native feminisms, settler-colonial studies, and sovereignty.”

URL: http://apptrkr.com/1280789

University of Chicago Provost’s Postdoctoral Fellowship in Race and Capitalism

Deadline: October 1

Length: 1-2 years, followed by assistant professorship

Comments: “We are broadly searching for scholars who theoretically and/or empirically explore the interaction of race and capitalism.  The work could be focused on a historical period such as that of slavery; a specific institution such as the workplace; on concepts such as labor, credit, finance; on a specific theoretical question such as the meaning of justice in the context of communities that are affected by high levels of economic and racial inequality; or a particular empirical problem such as shifting participation rates by race and ethnicity in various sectors of the deindustrialized U.S.” “ The appointment would be based in the Anthropology, Political Science or Sociology department.

URL: https://academiccareers.uchicago.edu/applicants/jsp/shared/position/JobDetails_css.jsp

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 Oregon Assistant Professorship in Ethnic Studies

Deadline: September 17

Length: Tenure-track

Comments: “Assistant Professor specializing in Race and Sport beginning Fall 2019. This tenure track position is broadly conceived and we welcome applications from scholars working on any dimension of race and sport, including, but not limited to, cultural studies, media, history, social science approaches and urban studies. We especially encourage applications from scholars engaged in intersectional analyses, including gender, sexuality, comparative and relational approaches, as well as transnational perspectives.”

URL: https://chroniclevitae.com/jobs/209551-522324