Category Archives: General/inclusive

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

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Pennsylvania State University Lecturership in Modern Jewish Cultures and Communities

Deadline: December 9 (posted on H-Net.org 11/22)

Length: 1 year with possibility of renewal

Comments: “Discipline is open, but apposite ones include cultural anthropology, religious studies, cultural studies, history, etc.; in any case, we will consider a dedication to interdisciplinarity an advantage.”

URL: https://psu.jobs/job/67631

Washington University of St. Louis Mark Steinberg Weil Early Career Fellowship in Humanities

Deadline: January 4

Length: 2 years

Comments: “We seek scholars from within a broad range of humanities disciplines or interdisciplinary fields and are especially interested in candidates who bring with them experience in community-based projects, data science in the humanities, and/or the urban humanities.”

URL: https://jobs.wustl.edu/ Job 35086

Emory University Visiting/Dissertation Completion Fellowship

Deadline: February 7

Length: 1 year

Comments: “We are interested in supporting the completion of dissertation projects across the spectrum of the humanities that examine the origins, evolution, impact and legacy of race, difference, and the modern quest for civil and human rights. We also support research projects that examine race and ethnicity and its points of intersection with other identities and movements addressing differences along gender, class, religious, or sexual lines.”

URL: http://jamesweldonjohnson.emory.edu/home/fellowship/index.html

Pennsylvania State University Postdoctoral Fellowship in African, African American and Diaspora Studies

Deadline: November 15

Length: 1 year

Comments: “Successful applicants must have completed all requirements for the Ph.D. within the previous four academic years.”

URL: https://psu.jobs/job/66446

Bard Graduate Center Research Fellowships 2017-18

Deadline: November 1

Length: 1-6 months

Comments: The theme for this period is “What is distance?” “Eligible disciplines and fields of study include—but are not limited to—art history, architecture and design history, economic and cultural history, history of technology, philosophy, anthropology, and archaeology.”

URL: http://www.bgc.bard.edu/research/fellowships/bgc-research-fellowship.html

Brown University Pembroke Center for Teaching and Research on Women Postdoctoral Fellowship 2017-18

Deadline: December 6

Length: 1 year

Comments: 2017-18 theme is “Cultures of Pacifism.” “We invite applications from scholars working in all disciplines and fields, including Anthropology, Philosophy, Literary Studies, Classics, History of Art, Cinema and Media Studies, Music, Gender and Women’s Studies, Science Studies, Religious Studies, and across all historical periods and traditions.” “Fellowships are awarded to postdoctoral scholars who have received their degrees from institutions other than Brown within the last five (5) years.”

URL: https://www.brown.edu/research/pembroke-center/future/pembroke-research-seminar and https://apply.interfolio.com/35565https://apply.interfolio.com/35565

Michigan State University Advising Specialist in African American and African Studies

Deadline: June 30 (posted on H-Net 6/25)

Length: Fixed term

Comments: “The successful candidate should hold a Ph.D. in Black Studies or a related field and have some experience working in an advisory capacity with students.”

URL: https://jobs.msu.edu/applicants/jsp/shared/frameset/Frameset.jsp?time=1467035618868

Bucknell University Postdoctoral Fellowship in Africana Studies

Deadline: November 15

Length: 2 years

Comments: “Bucknell Africana Studies Postdoctoral Fellowships support the development of recently-graduated scholars working in the arts, humanities, social sciences, cultural studies and/or post-colonial studies who are committed to the liberal arts and aspire to be distinguished teacher/scholars. We are particularly interested  in recent graduates from sectors of the population historically underrepresented in U.S. colleges and universities.”

URL: https://apply.interfolio.com/35703

McMaster University Wilson Postdoctoral Fellowship

Deadline: April 14

Length: 2 years

Comments: The Wilson Institute’s “perspective involves studying the ways in which Canadians have contributed to and been influenced by transnational or supranational phenomena such as international migration, Diaspora politics, religious movements, changing conceptions of human rights, gender and civil society, popular culture, epidemics, wars, and global finance and trade”

URL: http://wilson.humanities.mcmaster.ca/wp-content/uploads/sites/11/2016/03/WilsonPost-Doctoral2016.pdf