Category Archives: Pan-African Studies

University of Wisconsin-Madison Open Rank Professorship in Gender and Sexuality in African Cultural Studies

Deadline: December 2

Length: Tenure-track

Comments: Preferred: “research in southern Africa and/or in Francophone west/central Africa.” “Ph.D. in Gender & Women’s Studies, African Studies, Anthropology, Cultural Studies, Performance Studies, or a closely related discipline is required.”

URL: http://jobs.hr.wisc.edu/cw/en-us/job/499460/professor-of-gender-sexuality-in-african-cultural-studies

Whittier College Assistant Professorship in Anthropology

Deadline: November 15

Length: Tenure-track

Comments: Seeking “a sociocultural anthropologist with ethnographic experience in Africa and/or the African Diaspora (Latin America, North America, or the Caribbean).” “We are particularly interested in candidates who focus on environmental, gender, social/political movements, community development, or health issues in their work”

URL: https://www.whittier.edu/humanresources/faculty#Assistant%20Professor%20of%20Anthropology

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