Category Archives: Pan-African Studies

Bowdoin College Assistant Professorship in Africana Studies

Deadline: October 15

Length: Tenure-track

Comments: “We seek a scholar from the humanities or the social sciences able to teach undergraduate courses that incorporate research in sub-Saharan West Africa. We will consider scholars whose research and teaching connects West Africa to the African Diaspora, broadly defined (but excluding the United States). We especially invite applications from scholars whose survey and seminar courses on sub-Saharan West Africa cover significant timespans.”

URL: https://careers.bowdoin.edu/postings/5341

Texas Christian University Assistant Professorship in US/Black Atlantic History

Deadline: October 15

Length: Tenure-track

Comments: “Candidates are expected to contribute to an active Ph.D. program and to offer undergraduate courses in African American History, and in the history of sub-Saharan Africa and/or the African Diaspora. Their research specialization should include a significant U.S. component.”

URL: https://tcu.igreentree.com/CSS_Faculty/CSSPage_JobDetail.ASP?T=20180703103134&

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

Swarthmore College Visiting Assistant Professorship in Sociology and Black Studies

Deadline: March 28

Length: 3 years

Comments: “Teaching responsibilities may include “Introduction to Race & Ethnicity in the United States,” the Honors Seminar “Race Theories,” “Introduction to Black Studies,” and advising senior theses.”

URL: https://apply.interfolio.com/49338

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

Luther College Assistant Professorship in Africana Studies/History

Deadline: February 20

Length: Tenure-track

Comments: “Specialization is open, but teaching responsibilities will include a survey course in African-American history, at least one course of the US history survey sequence, and other courses in the instructor’s area of interest.”

URL: https://luthercollege.hiretouch.com/job-details?jobID=45829&job=assistant-professor-of-africana-studies-and-history-tenure-track

State University of New York-New Paltz Assistant Professorship in Black Studies

Deadline: ebruary 15

Length: Tenure-track

Comments: Seeking “applications for an Assistant Professor (tenure-track) of Black Studies with a specialization in African History/African studies and a sub-specialty in Black/African American Studies.”

URL: https://jobs.newpaltz.edu/postings/810