Category Archives: Public Health

Bucknell University Assistant Professorship in Environmental Studies

Deadline: September 15

Length: Tenure-track

Comments: “Teaching responsibilities include courses in specialties such as such as race, culture & environment, sustainable cities, or environments & identities; community-based and/or local student research; community and qualitative research design”; “Ph.D. required by time of appointment in an environmentally relevant field with specialties in the social sciences or humanities such as: Africana, ethnic, gender, or Indigenous studies; critical race studies; environmental or community sociology or anthropology; community-level international development or political ecology; social/urban geography or urban anthropology; or community health.”

URL: http://careers.bucknell.edu/cw/en-us/job/493780/assistant-or-associate-professor-in-environmental-studies-with-a-focus-on-race-identity-and-community

Ohio State University Postdoctoral Fellowship in Black Citizenship

Deadline: May 8

Length: 1 year

Comments: “Candidates will be evaluated using the following criteria: 1) academic grounding in social justice research focusing on blackness in a transnational or domestic context in any field; 2) research agenda linking the humanities to fields such as law, public policy, medicine, public health, education, social work, or the social sciences; and 3) experience designing and teaching Africana Studies courses.”

URL: https://www.h-net.org/jobs/job_display.php?id=54866

Clark University Postdoctoral Fellowship in Health, Humanities, and Race

Deadline: March 1

Length: 2 years

Comments: “Candidates must have research programs that study health, including but not limited to: illness, disability, disease, the provision of health care, the health sciences, or medical technology from a humanities-based approach with particular focus on race and ethnicity.  Humanities-based approaches appropriate for this position include but are not limited to: cultural, historical, or philosophical studies of medicine, nursing, or public health; intersections with gender and sexuality; literary or artistic analyses of health, illness, or disability; studies of discourse and narrative in medicine; and ethics and social justice in the health professions.”

URL: http://www2.clarku.edu/offices/hr/jobopportunities/jobsdb.cfm?id=1325&viewjob=1&grouping=F

University of Washington Assistant Professorship in American Ethnic Studies

Deadline: December 1

Length: Tenure-track

Comments: “American Ethnic Studies is an interdisciplinary department engaged in the research and teaching of intersectional, comparative, and transnational studies of American ethnic and racial groups.” “Areas of specialization are open but preference will be given to applicants who have research and teaching expertise in the following comparative and interdisciplinary areas of study: Asian American and/or Pacific Islander literary, performance, and cultural studies; Asian American and/or Pacific Islander community and public health studies; Asian American and/or Pacific Islander science and environmental studies; Pacific Northwest history of Asian Americans and/or Pacific Islanders; Asian American and/or Pacific Islander gender and sexuality studies; Japanese American histories of immigration, exclusion and mass-incarceration.”

URL: https://ap.washington.edu/ahr/academic-jobs/position/aa21258/

Princeton University Institute for International and Regional Studies Postdoctoral Fellowship 2017-18

Deadline: January 9

Length: 12 months

Comments: “Postdoctoral associates would participate in the activities of the PIIRS research community ‘Migration: People and Cultures across Borders.’” Focus will be “primarily on contemporary concerns, although historical perspectives are also welcome. Among the themes of interest are migration and the politics of nationhood (including identities, race, gender issues, and borders); statelessness and refugees; language, culture, and the arts.

URL: https://jobs.princeton.edu/applicants/jsp/shared/position/JobDetails_css.jsp?postingId=225369

Middle Tennessee State University Assistant/Associate Professorship in Global Studies

Deadline: November 7

Length: Tenure-track

Comments: “We are particularly interested in candidates with teaching and research interests in areas such as social inequality, ethnic/racial/gender justice, contested spaces, women/gender/sexuality issues, migration, human trafficking, humanitarian intervention, or similar topics.”

URL: https://mtsujobs.mtsu.edu/postings/3994

University of California-Merced Open Rank Professorships in Inequality, Power, and Social Justice

Deadline: November 1

Length: Tenure-track

Comments: Four positions. “We seek to hire scholars whose research fits into either or both of the following themes: 1) identity, experience, and representation; and, 2) structural and institutional inequality. Successful candidates will compete in an interdisciplinary pool and have a record of accomplishment in one or more areas, including but not limited to: American studies, anthropology, art history, cognitive science, economics, English, ethnic studies, ethnomusicology, linguistics, history, neuroscience, philosophy, political science, psychology, public health, Spanish, sociology, women’s studies, and world heritage.”

URL: https://aprecruit.ucmerced.edu/apply/JPF00389

 

University of Northern Colorado Assistant Professorship in Mexican American Studies

Deadline: October 17

Length: Tenure-track

Comments: Seeking candidates “with expertise in several of the following five areas of emphasis – Globalization Emphasis, Borders and Migration Emphasis; Social Justice and Public Policy Emphasis; Community Health and Nutrition Emphasis; U.S. Educational Experience of the Mexican American.”

URL: https://careers.unco.edu/postings/1234

California State University-Sacramento Assistant Professorship in Women’s Studies

Deadline: October 21

Length: Tenure-track

Comments: To “teach introductory courses and advanced seminars in Feminist, Women’s and Gender Studies.” Should have “Ph.D. in Women’s Studies or a related Social Science discipline.” Preferred qualifications include “Expertise in and the ability to propose and teach courses in one or more of the following areas: women’s health, gender, race, class and sexuality within feminist health studies, critical disability studies, gendered perspectives on health and the human sciences, theorizing the body, critical poverty studies, women’s work, gender and development, economic opportunities and disparities, feminist economies, economic feminism and globalization.”

URL: CSU Sacramento Women’s Studies

San Francisco State University Assistant Professorship in Sociology and Sexuality Studies

Deadline: September 30

Length: Tenure-track

Comments: ”

Candidates should have a Ph.D. or equivalent degree in Sexuality Studies, Sociology, Psychology, Public Health, or a closely related field/social science specialty (e.g. Women’s Studies, History, Ethnic Studies, etc.). Candidates should have a strong background in Women’s Sexual and Reproductive Health, including Reproductive Rights. Candidates must demonstrate the ability to teach courses in the areas of Women’s Health; Reproductive Rights; and established core courses in sexuality studies.”

URL: https://sxs.sfsu.edu/content/now-hiring-tenure-track-assistant-professor