Category Archives: Rhetoric

University of Delaware Assistant Professorship in African American Studies

Deadline: January 15

Length: “Continuing Track”

Comments: “The range of courses [to be taught] include: Introduction to Black American Studies; Survey of African American Culture, and Contemporary Issues in African American Culture.”

URL: https://apply.interfolio.com/39595

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

Deadline: January 6

Length: Tenure-track

Comments: “The primary responsibility will be to teach courses within the Department of Black Studies including core courses such as Introduction to Africa, Pre-colonial Black History, Introduction to Black Studies, courses in the culture and history of Sub-Saharan Africa, courses on race and racism, basic Black American History courses and Senior Seminar.” “The Department is open as to the applicant’s field of interest; however those with specialties in the areas of the oral and familial traditions in Sub-Saharan Africa or Black Education and Psychology are especially encouraged to apply.” “We will also consider applications from those in the field of Black Educational Psychology.”

URL: https://jobs.newpaltz.edu/postings/561

Bentley University Assistant/Associate Professorship in English and Media Studies

Deadline: November 30 (posted on HigherEdJobs 11/11)

Length: Tenure-track

Comments: Seeking “applications for two tenure-track Assistant or Associate Professor positions in cultural studies, with potential foci on race/ethnicity, gender/sexuality, and/or transnational cultures. Preferred applicants will be able to teach across departmental offerings in expository writing, literature, rhetoric and composition, and cinema and media studies, and contribute to the ongoing evolution of the humanities at a business university.”

URL: https://jobs.bentley.edu/postings/2534

University of Florida Assistant Professorship in Visual Rhetoric

Deadline: December 1

Length: Tenure-track

Comments: “We seek candidates with expertise in image/text theory, the graphic novel, and sequential arts. We especially seek those with emphases in gender and women’s studies, queer theory, critical race theory, or ethnic studies.”

URL: http://explore.jobs.ufl.edu/cw/en-us/job/499416/assistant-professor-visual-rhetoric

St. John’s University (NY) Assistant Professorship in English

Deadline: November 14 posted on HigherEdJobs 11/4)

Length: Tenure-track

Comments: “Research interests may include the following: comparative rhetorics; rhetorics of gender and/or sexuality; rhetorics of race, culture, and ethnicity; rhetorics of class and labor; and digital studies and/or new media.”

URL: https://stjohnsedu.silkroad.com/epostings/index.cfm?fuseaction=app.jobInfo&version=1&jobid=218215&jobboardid=101

Old Dominion University Assistant/Associate Professorship in Women’s Studies and Rhetoric

Deadline: December 1

Length: Tenure-track

Comments: Preferred: “Expertise in theories of intersectionality, disability studies, and/or woman of color feminisms.”

URL: https://jobs.odu.edu/postings/4475

Emory University Visiting/Dissertation Completion Fellowship

Deadline: February 7

Length: 1 year

Comments: “We are interested in supporting the completion of dissertation projects across the spectrum of the humanities that examine the origins, evolution, impact and legacy of race, difference, and the modern quest for civil and human rights. We also support research projects that examine race and ethnicity and its points of intersection with other identities and movements addressing differences along gender, class, religious, or sexual lines.”

URL: https://sjobs.brassring.com/TGnewUI/Search/home/HomeWithPreLoad?PageType=JobDetails&partnerid=25066&siteid=5043&jobid=594956

University of Nevada-Las Vegas Assistant Professorship in African American Studies

Deadline: December 1

Length: Tenure-track

Comments: “We are particularly interested in candidates who possess expertise in intersectional or interdisciplinary historical, cultural, or media studies approaches to one or more of the following areas: black feminist theory, queer studies, performance studies, the African diaspora, or Blacks in the US West.”

URL: UNLV AfAm job

University of Arkansas-Fayetteville Assistant Professorship in English

Deadline: November 25

Length: Unstated (apparently tenure-track)

Comments: Seeking “an Assistant Professor to be a specialist in one, or a combination, of the following areas: multimodal writing, feminist rhetorics, multicultural rhetorics, and/or distance education.”

URL: https://jobs.uark.edu/postings/16779

McGill University Flegg Postdoctoral Fellowship in Jewish Studies

Deadline: December 1

Length: 1 year (may be  renewed for a second)

Comments: “This year’s competition is focused on the North American Jewish experience of the last 150 years. Scholars working on any aspect of this experience are invited to apply.”

URL: http://www.mcgill.ca/jewishstudies/postdoctoral-fellowship