Category Archives: Sexuality/Queer Studies

Grinnell College Postdoctoral Fellowship in Gender, Women’s and Sexuality Studies

Deadline: February 16

Length: 2 years

Comments: “The annual teaching load for the Fellow is two courses per year (one per semester). In the first year, the Fellow will teach GWS 324: Critical Race Feminisms and GWS 235: Feminism and Popular Culture. In the second year, the Fellow will repeat Critical Race Feminisms and teach a second course of their choosing. Possible teaching areas for that course include: Black Feminist Thought, Chicanx Feminisms, another course in the regular curriculum of the Gender, Women’s, and Sexuality Studies program”



Skidmore College Visiting Assistant Professorship in American Studies

Deadline: January 22

Length: 1 year

Comments: “Candidates with two or more of the following specializations are encouraged to apply: Latin American and Latinx Studies, LGBTQ studies, and material culture. An ideal candidate will be prepared to teach a 200-level course titled Ethnic and Immigrant Experience and a 300-level course on American Material Culture.”


Harvard University Postdoctoral Fellowship — Inequality in America

Deadline: January 16

Length: 2 years with possible renewal for a 3rd

Comments: Seeking recent PhDs working in one of the following research areas.


St. Lawrence University Visiting Assistant Professorship in Gender and Sexuality Studies

Deadline: Review begins immediately

Length: Apparently 1 year

Comments: “We are seeking candidates working in the areas of sexuality and gender identities, with a special focus on intersections within race and queer studies. Areas of teaching will include: Gender and Society; Sexuality, Society and Culture; Gender and Feminist Theory; Masculinities; Making Sexualities; and courses in Queer/Trans* Studies.”


Queen’s University Assistant/Associate Professorship in African American Gender History

Deadline: January 8

Length: Tenure-track

Comments: “We are seeking exceptional candidates with expertise in 20th Century African American Gender History and welcome applications from those who work at the intersection of Black, feminist, queer, and/or trans* studies. Scholars whose work emphasizes struggle, resistance, and social change are especially encouraged to apply.”


Cornell University Assistant Professorship in Gender, Race, and Environmental Studies

Deadline: November 1

Length: Tenure-track

Comments: “The Africana Studies & Research Center (ASRC) and Feminist, Gender, & Sexuality Studies Program (FGSS) at Cornell University invite applicants for a joint tenure-track position for scholars working at the intersection of gender, race, and environmental studies at the rank of assistant professor. We seek a candidate whose research and teaching focuses on some configuration of the following areas of inquiry: cultural geography, social and political theory, environmental inequality, eco-feminism and queer ecologies, biotechnology, bioethics, environmental sustainability (broadly and creatively defined) and/or histories of science. We are seeking interdisciplinary scholars whose work highlights methodologies and themes associated with environmental humanities with a focus on race, gender, sexuality and/or inequality as categories of analysis in the African diaspora.”


Pratt Institute Assistant/Associate Professorship in Global South Studies

Deadline: October 21

Length: Tenure-track

Comments: “Qualified candidates include those who employ transnational approaches to cultural, social, or historical studies which focus on social movements, forms of resistance, feminisms, or non-western, experimental and/or queer knowledge formations. Scholars should demonstrate expertise within south-north south-south, or south/east contexts, transits, and/or geographies.” “Research and teaching could be anchored to communities of color within critical area studies that engage with and extend existing paradigms in African, Latin America, Middle Eastern, East Asian, South Asian, or Southeast Asian Studies.”

URL: Pratt Global South job

University of Colorado-Boulder Assistant Professorship in Women and Gender Studies

Deadline: November 30

Length: Tenure-track

Comments: Seeking “an interdisciplinary scholar whose work centers on issues of race/ethnicity in the United States for a tenure-track assistant professor position. We encourage applications from scholars trained in traditional disciplines as well as interdisciplinary fields such as American Studies, Ethnic Studies, Gender & Sexuality Studies, Latinx/Chicanx Studies, African-American/Africana Studies, Indigenous Studies, Critical Race Studies (including Queer of Color Critique), Diasporic Studies, Immigration Studies, and Borderlands Studies.