University of Virginia Assistant/Associate Professorship in Contemporary Native North American Studies

Deadline: October 15

Length: Tenure-track

Comments: ” The position will be a joint appointment in American Studies and in either Anthropology or Religious Studies”; “We encourage candidates whose work could engage with Native Americans of Eastern North America and/or with recently federally recognized Virginia Tribes.”

URL: https://jobs.virginia.edu/applicants/jsp/shared/frameset/Frameset.jsp?time=1537969036843

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Virginia Tech University Assistant Professorship in Race and Religion in American Culture

Deadline: October 15

Length: Tenure-track

Comments: “The expected/standard teaching load is two/two (four courses per academic year). The successful applicant will hold, by the time of appointment, a Ph.D. in Religious Studies or a related humanities or social scientific discipline, with an emphasis on race in the United States, will demonstrate the ability to teach courses on race in American religion and culture, will demonstrate current scholarly research activity on race in American religion and culture, and will have training in and a commitment to interdisciplinary research and teaching.”

URL: https://listings.jobs.vt.edu/postings/89639

University of San Diego Assistant Professorship in Religious Studies with Specialization in Indigenous Religions in the Americas

Deadline: October 19

Length: Tenure-track

Comments: “The candidate would be expected to teach lower division courses (such as Introduction to World Religions and Exploring Religious Meaning) in alignment with core learning outcomes. Candidates with a demonstrated ability to incorporate diverse perspectives into teaching and scholarship are preferred. Applicants must have a willingness to work with local tribes and communities and mentor American Indian and Indigenous students. Demonstrated experience working with Native American and Indigenous tribes and communities is strongly preferred.”

URL: http://jobs.sandiego.edu/cw/en-us/job/492312/assistant-professor-of-religious-studies-with-specialization-in-indigenous-religions-in-the-americas

Mississippi State University Assistant Professorship in American Religious History

Deadline: November 3

Length: Tenure-track

Comments: “Of particular importance is demonstrated ability to contribute to an anticipated new graduate specialty that joins ideas of identity – race, gender, class and the South- together or one of our established nodes of excellence.”

URL: http://explore.msujobs.msstate.edu/cw/en-us/job/497495/assistant-professor

Occidental College Assistant Professorship in American Religions

Deadline: September 13

Length: Tenure-track

Comments: “Strong candidates will be able to teach a wide variety of courses attractive to liberal arts students, with preference given to applicants who could teach a course in African-American religions, African-Caribbean religions, American religion and race, or a related subject.”

URL: https://www.h-net.org/jobs/job_display.php?id=56943

University of Pennsylvania Katz Center for Advanced Judaic Studies Postdoctoral Fellowship

Deadline: October 31

Length: 1 year

Comments: Theme is “The Jewish Home: Dwelling on the Domestic, the Familial, and the Lived-In.” “Relevant topics may include the history of domestic architecture and material culture, anthropological research into kinship, parenting, gender roles, and master-servant relationships; literary instantiations of the home as an object of memory and imagination; representations of Jewish domesticity in the visual arts, including theater, film, and television; the analysis of Jewish law as it relates to family life and sex; the economics of consumption and display; the ritual study of the life cycle as it plays out in domestic contexts; and urban studies that approach the home as part of neighborhoods or larger social contexts.”

URL: https://katz.sas.upenn.edu/fellowship-program/next-year

Virginia Tech University Assistant Professorship in Race in American Religion and Culture

Deadline: January 29

Length: Tenure-track

Comments: “The successful applicant will hold, by the time of
appointment, a Ph.D. in Religious Studies or a related humanities or social
scientific discipline, with an emphasis on race in the United States, will evidence
the ability to teach courses on race in American religion and culture, will
demonstrate current scholarly research activity on race in American religion and
culture, and will have training in and a commitment to interdisciplinary research
and teaching in the area of religion and culture.”

URL: https://listings.jobs.vt.edu/postings/81924