Category Archives: Social Work

University of California-Davis Assistant/Associate Professorship in Chicana/o Studies

Deadline: December 1

Length: Tenure track

Comments: “Candidates are sought with strong research agendas examining the P-20 educational systems and utilizing methodologies emergent within Chicana/o Studies. The department seeks scholars with a strong community-based practice. These practices can manifest utilizing a range of methods including Community Based Participatory Research (CPBR), Youth Participatory Action Research (YPAR), decoloniality, indigeneity, holistic health/healing, feminist, queer and/or critical pedagogies.”



King’s College Sociologist Faculty Member Position

Deadline: January 15

Length: Tenure-track

Comments: “Teaching responsibilities will include courses on deviance and criminology, criminal/juvenile justice, and minority relations. Other teaching opportunities may include offerings on social justice, social work, administration of justice, inequality, gender and sexualities, and core curriculum courses in the social sciences.”


University of Michigan-Ann Arbor Assistant Professorship in Health, Inequality, and Social Justice

Deadline: November 30

Length: Tenure-track

Comments: “We seek candidates with scholarly expertise and teaching experience and interests in gender, sexuality, race, class, and/or disability, and in community-based health and health activism. The ideal candidate will have demonstrated an ability to implement a multidisciplinary approach that includes feminist, gender studies, and/or queer analysis and training in American studies; history; women’s studies; literature; anthropology; science, technology, and society studies; ethnic studies; African American studies; public health; and/or social work.”


Marquette University Mitchem Dissertation Fellowship

Deadline: January 8
Length: 1 year
Comments: “Mitchem Fellowships seek to help increase the presence of currently underrepresented racial and cultural groups in the U.S. professoriate by supporting advanced doctoral candidates during completion of the dissertation.”; Applications for the 2015-16 fellowships are invited from the following academic areas: “Anthropology, Communication Studies, Counseling Psychology, Counselor Education, Criminology and Criminal Justice, Educational Policy and Leadership, English, Foreign Languages and Literatures, History, Mass Communication, Mathematics, Statistics, and Computer Science, Philosophy, Political Science/International Relations, Psychology, Social Work/Welfare, Sociology, or Theology/Religious Studies.” Must be ABD and US citizen

University of Utah Assistant Professorship in Social Work/Ethnic Studies

Deadline: September 1 (review begins)

Length: Tenure-track

Comments: “We invite applications from candidates advanced in doctoral studies or with an earned PhD, with a strong preference given those with a Masters in Social Work who focus their work on Pacific Islander Studies and/or American Indian Studies.”