Category Archives: Latin American Studies

Princeton University Assistant/Associate Professorship in Brazilian History

Deadline: October 8

Length: Tenure-track

Comments: “The time period and field of specialization are open, but the search will prioritize scholars who enhance existing thematic strengths in the department, including but not limited to: environmental history, transnational history, political history, the trans-Atlantic slave trade, slavery and race, gender and sexuality, and post-emancipation society.”

URL: https://puwebp.princeton.edu/AcadHire/apply/application.xhtml?listingId=7841

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Mt. Holyoke College Assistant Professorship in Spanish, Latina/o, and Latin American Studies

Deadline: November 1

Length: Tenure-track

Comments: “The successful candidate will teach 4 courses per academic year (2/2) for Spanish (which may include beginning levels to more advanced courses in language, literature, and culture, taught in Spanish), and Latin American Studies (taught in Spanish or English); and will be expected to collaborate with colleagues in (inter)disciplinary fields such as Latina/o Studies, Africana Studies, Anthropology, Film Studies, Gender Studies and Politics”

URL: https://jobs.mtholyoke.edu/index.cgi?&JA_m=JASDET&JA_s=695

Elizabeth City State University Assistant Professorship in History

Deadline: July 9 (posted June 29)

Length: Unstated

Comments: Candidates must “possess a Doctorate in U.S. History, U.S./Caribbean History or U.S./African American Studies or related area from an appropriately accredited institution.”

URL: https://jobs.ecsu.edu//postings/3013

Grand Valley State University Visiting Assistant Professorship in Global Studies

Deadline: September 27

Length: 1 year

Comments: “Areas of expertise could include: global inequality, migration, trans-nationalism, global health, global communication, environment/sustainability, human rights, gender, race or ethnicity.” Preferred: “Ability to contribute to an additional existing interdisciplinary program within the college, particularly area programs in Middle East Studies, East Asian Studies, African/African American Studies, Latin American and Latino/a Studies, or topical areas in Digital Studies minor.”

URL: https://www.h-net.org/jobs/job_display.php?id=56916

Bucknell University Visiting Assistant Professorship in Latin American Studies

Deadline: March 15

Length: 1 year

Comments: “This position is open to any discipline and field of specialization within Latin American Studies. Particular consideration will be given to candidates who have a specialization within any of the following area studies: political/economic/social/cultural/historical perspectives on Latin America, Brazil, Afro-Latin American cultures, social movements, sub-regional studies.”

URL: https://www.higheredjobs.com/myHigherEdJobs/Agent/details.cfm?JobCode=176673733&Title=Visiting%20Assistant%20Professor%20in%20Latin%20American%20Studies

Rutgers University Postdoctoral Fellowship in Race and Gender History

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.”

URL: http://apply.interfolio.com/47914

Skidmore College Visiting Assistant Professorship in American Studies

Deadline: January 22

Length: 1 year

Comments: “Candidates with two or more of the following specializations are encouraged to apply: Latin American and Latinx Studies, LGBTQ studies, and material culture. An ideal candidate will be prepared to teach a 200-level course titled Ethnic and Immigrant Experience and a 300-level course on American Material Culture.”

URL: https://careers.skidmore.edu/postings/1401

California State University-Los Angeles Assistant/Associate Professorship in Pan-African Studies and Latin American Studies

Deadline: January 2

Length: Tenure-track

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”

URL: http://www.calstatela.edu/2018/college-natural-social-sciences/nss-las-ttf

Harvard University Postdoctoral Fellowship — Inequality in America

Deadline: January 16

Length: 2 years with possible renewal for a 3rd

Comments: Seeking recent PhDs working in one of the following research areas.

URL: https://inequalityinamerica.fas.harvard.edu/postdoctoral-program

Princeton University Postdoctoral Research Fellowship in African Humanities

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.”


URL: https://puwebp.princeton.edu/AcadHire/apply/application.xhtml?listingId=4261