Category Archives: “Diversity”

University of Wisconsin-Whitewater Inclusive Excellence Fellowship

Deadline: December 31

Length: 1 year

Comments: “The Fellowship Program offers a unique opportunity to work in a university environment that is committed to creating learning environments in which students of all backgrounds can thrive, and one that demands that the ideals of inclusion, equity, diversity and excellence be pursued as interconnected and interdependent goals.”

URL: https://chroniclevitae.com/jobs/0000401768-01

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Kenyon College Marilyn Yarbrough Dissertation/Teaching Fellowship

Deadline: December 20

Length: 1 year

Comments: ” The program is for scholars in the final stages of their doctoral work who need only to finish the dissertation to complete requirements for the Ph.D.” “Fields: African and African American Studies, American Studies, Anthropology, Art, Art History, Asian Studies, Biology, Biochemistry, Chemistry, Classics, Dance, Drama, Economics, English, Environmental Studies, History, Humanities, International Studies, Legal Studies, Mathematics, Modern Languages and Literature, Music, Neuroscience, Philosophy, Physics, Political Science, Public Policy, Psychology, Religious Studies, Scientific Computing, Sociology, and Women’s and Gender Studies.”
URL: http://careers.kenyon.edu/cw/en-us/job/492473/marilyn-yarbrough-dissertationteaching-fellowship

Oklahoma State University Postdoctoral Fellowship — Field Open

Deadline: October 1

Length: 2, renewable for a 3rd

Comments: “These fellowships will support the early development of scholars who show promise for successful academic careers in the Fine Arts, Humanities, Mathematics, Sciences, or Social Sciences. The two-year fellowships (one in Fine Arts or Humanities, one in Social Sciences, and two in Mathematics or Sciences) with competitive salaries will begin in August 2018 and may be renewed for a third year. There is the possibility of a tenure-track appointment at the completion of the post-doctoral fellowship.”

URL: https://www.h-net.org/jobs/job_display.php?id=55351

Pennsylvania State University Predoctoral Diversity Fellowship

Deadline: Open until filled (posted on H-Het 2/19)

Length: 1 year

Comments: “The fellowship is open to a wide range of fields, but preference will be given to scholars in fields with existing degree programs at Penn State Abington or areas of need for the college. Applicants must be enrolled in an accredited doctoral program in the U.S., authorized to work in the U.S., and demonstrate a commitment to and engagement with equity issues. Special consideration will be given to applicants from racial/ethnic groups underrepresented at Penn State Abington.”

URL: https://psu.jobs/job/68881

University of Chicago Provost’s Postdoctoral Fellowship in the Social Sciences

Deadline: January 17

Length: 2 years

Comments: Seeking “junior scholars who engage issues of race and/or ethnicity within established social sciences disciplines or emergent disciplines such as Ethnic and Racial Studies, American Studies, Latina/o Studies, African American Studies, Asian American Studies, Native American Studies, Human Rights, or Justice Studies. This search is division-wide. Successful candidates will be appointed in one of the following departments: Anthropology, Economics, History, Comparative Human Development, Political Science, Psychology, or Sociology.

URL: https://academiccareers.uchicago.edu/applicants/jsp/shared/position/JobDetails_css.jsp

University of Hartford Jackie McLean Pre-/Postdoctoral Fellowship in History 2017-18

Deadline: January 29

Length: 1 year

Comments: “Responsibilities include teaching one course per semester, conducting research or creative scholarship toward the completion of their degree or as a follow-up to their graduate work, giving at least one performance or presentation to the University and/or Hartford community, mentoring students and/or student organizations”; “Established in the name of the world-renowned alto saxophonist, educator, composer, and community activist Jackie McLean, founder of the African-American music department and the Jazz Studies degree program at the University of Hartford, the fellowship plays a key role in the University’s efforts to diversify its faculty and advance the cultural competence of the campus community.” “The Department of History is particularly interested in candidates with research and/or teaching interests in U.S. history to 1865, U.S. women’s history, African-American history, and the history of gender and sexuality.  Desirable additional teaching fields include Latin-American history or Latino/a history.”

URL: https://www.h-net.org/jobs/job_display.php?id=54043

University of San Francisco Gerardo Marin Diversity Dissertation Fellowship

Deadline: January 15

Length: 1 year

Comments: The fellowships “seek to help increase the presence of currently underrepresented racial and ethnic groups in the U.S. professoriate by supporting advanced doctoral candidates during completion of their dissertation.” ”

Candidates in disciplines in which racial and ethnic groups are traditionally underrepresented will receive special consideration. Candidates must have completed all course work leading to their doctorate by Summer 2017 and must be considering a career in college teaching in one of the following fields:

Arts and Sciences: Communication Studies, Media Studies, History (emphasis in Islamic History), Art and Architecture (emphasis in Architecture, Design, Fine Art, and Art History), English (emphases in Native American Literature, Asian American Literature, Commonwealth Literature, or British Literature), Politics, Psychology, and International Studies

Education: Counseling Psychology, Leadership Studies, Learning and Instruction, International and Multicultural Education, Teacher Education”

URL: https://www.usfjobs.com/postings/11553

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: http://jamesweldonjohnson.emory.edu/home/fellowship/index.html

Ithaca College Diversity Scholars Fellowship 2017-18

Deadline: December 2

Length: 1 year

Comments: “Hosting two fellows, this program supports promising scholars who are committed to diversity in the academy in order to better prepare them for tenure track appointments at liberal arts or comprehensive colleges/universities.” “Applications are welcome in the following areas/departments: Communication Studies, Education, English, Environmental Studies and Sciences, History, Physics and Astronomy, Psychology, Sociology, Women’s and Gender Studies, along with Writing. The School of Humanities and Sciences houses additional interdisciplinary minors that may be potential sites of collaboration for candidates, including: African Diaspora Studies, Latina/o Studies, Jewish Studies, Latin American Studies, Asian American Studies, Muslim Cultures, Native American Studies, and Women’s and Gender Studies.”

URL: https://ithaca.peopleadmin.com/postings/8840