Category Archives: African origin

Washington University of St. Louis Assistant/Associate Professorship in Women, Gender, and Sexuality Studies

Deadline: October 1

Length: Tenure-track

Comments: Seeking “a scholar trained in Ethnic Studies. We see this category as including not only the traditional fields associated with such programs—Chicanx and Latinx Studies, Indigenous Studies, and Asian American Studies—but Diasporic Studies and scholars who think about the workings of ethnicity around the world. We will privilege candidates who demonstrate an ability to teach courses in our core curriculum such as Introduction to Women, Gender, and Sexuality, Feminist Methodologies, Feminist Theory, and Sexuality Studies. We particularly encourage applications from candidates whose work is interdisciplinary in nature.”

URL: https://www.h-net.org/jobs/job_display.php?id=55174

and http://wgss.artsci.wustl.edu/articles/1174

Mount Holyoke College Assistant Professorship in Anthropology

Deadline: November 1

Length: Tenure track

Comments: “We are looking for an ethnographer who specializes in media and visual anthropology, with attention to the politics of representation regarding cultural forms such as race, class, gender, religion, and ability. We welcome candidates who incorporate video, photography, and/or other innovative techniques into their ethnographic methodology. The successful candidate will have the opportunity to collaborate with colleagues in interdisciplinary fields such as Film Studies, Africana Studies, Latin American and Latinx Studies, and Journalism, as well as with community-based and global education programs.”

URL: https://jobs.mtholyoke.edu/index.cgi?&JA_m=JASDET&JA_s=557

University of Southern California Assistant Professorship in US History

Deadline: October 20

Length: Tenure track

Comments: “The History department welcomes applications from scholars whose work examines any aspect of the history of the United States across all periods. Fields and periods of particular interest include the history of slavery; the Civil War and Reconstruction; African America; Native America; the West; gender and sexuality; borderlands; the U.S. and the world.”

URL: https://usccareers.usc.edu/job/los-angeles/assistant-professor-of-history/1209/5238397

Lehigh University Assistant Professorship in Psychology and Africana Studies

Deadline: October 16

Length: Tenure track

Comments: “We seek candidates in cognitive, developmental, or social psychology with strength in the empirical examination of social justice issues. Any research area that explores racial equity and racial disparities is under consideration.”

URL: http://cf.lehigh.edu/facjobs/facjob_post_detail.cfm?intFacPostID=329

Wake Forest University Assistant Professorship in Mid-19th C US History

Deadline: November 1

Length: Tenure track

Comments: “The teaching and research portfolio for this position includes the period from 1830 to 1877, comprising the Jacksonian era, slavery, the sectional crisis, Civil War, emancipation, and reconstruction.”

URL: Wake Forest US History Job

California State University-San Bernardino Assistant Professorship in African American History

Deadline: September 30

Length: Tenure track

Comments: “Candidates who can contribute to our public and oral history program, and/or have experience with GIS are particularly encouraged to apply.”

URL: CSUSB History Job

Villanova University Assistant Professorship in African American History

Deadline: November 1

Length: Tenure track

Comments: “Candidates should be able to teach a two semester undergraduate and graduate survey in African American History. The successful applicant will also teach a thematically-based core History course of his/her creation and will be able to offer courses at the undergraduate and graduate level in her/his areas of specialization.”

URL: https://jobs.villanova.edu/postings/11716

Providence College Assistant Professorship in 20th C African American History

Deadline: October 20

Length: Tenure track

Comments: “Scholars whose research places the African American experience in an interdisciplinary, comparative, and/or transnational perspective are particularly welcome. Competence to teach in the Development of Western Civilization program as part of the regular teaching load is required.”

URL: https://careers.providence.edu/postings/1777

Ohio State University Postdoctoral Fellowship in Black Citizenship

Deadline: May 8

Length: 1 year

Comments: “Candidates will be evaluated using the following criteria: 1) academic grounding in social justice research focusing on blackness in a transnational or domestic context in any field; 2) research agenda linking the humanities to fields such as law, public policy, medicine, public health, education, social work, or the social sciences; and 3) experience designing and teaching Africana Studies courses.”

URL: https://www.h-net.org/jobs/job_display.php?id=54866

Towson University Assistant Professorship in African American History

Deadline: Unstated

Length: 10 months, renewable

Comments: To “teach sections of the lower-division survey of United States history as well as upper division offerings in African American history and/or the introductory course in African and African American Studies, depending on departmental needs.  Preference will be given to candidates who can teach both halves of the U.S. survey.”

URL: https://www.h-net.org/jobs/job_display.php?id=54845