Category Archives: African origin

University of Wisconsin-Madison Open Rank Professorship in Gender and Sexuality in African Cultural Studies

Deadline: December 2

Length: Tenure-track

Comments: Preferred: “research in southern Africa and/or in Francophone west/central Africa.” “Ph.D. in Gender & Women’s Studies, African Studies, Anthropology, Cultural Studies, Performance Studies, or a closely related discipline is required.”

URL: http://jobs.hr.wisc.edu/cw/en-us/job/499460/professor-of-gender-sexuality-in-african-cultural-studies

City College of New York Assistant Professorship in 19th Century US History

Deadline: November 18

Length: Tenure-track

Comments: “The subfield is open, but the successful candidate will be expected to teach a regular sequence in the Civil War and Reconstruction.

URL: https://home.cunyfirst.cuny.edu/psp/cnyepprd/GUEST/HRMS/c/HRS_HRAM.HRS_CE.GBL

Hollins University Assistant Professorship in US History

Deadline: November 1

Length: Tenure-track

Comments: ” Strong preference will be given to candidates with research interests and teaching experience in the following areas: African-American history, the history of slavery, and/or comparative race relations. Additional consideration will be given to candidates whose courses also contribute to the university’s interdisciplinary programs (Gender & Women’s Studies, International Studies, and Environmental Studies).”

URL: https://www.hollins.edu/offices-and-services/human-resources/faculty-positions/

Virginia Tech University Assistant Professorship in Early African American History

Deadline: November 5

Length: Tenure-track

Comments: “North American geographical focus; chronological range spans from the colonial era through the Civil War; specific area of research focus is open.”

URL: https://listings.jobs.vt.edu/postings/90831

University of Colorado-Boulder Visiting Assistant Professorship in Political Theory

Deadline: November 1

Length: 2 years

Comments: “Applicants should have areas of expertise in Political Theory, with specialization in Race, Ethnicity, Inequality and/or Social Justice.  Preferred subfields:  Black political thought, Indigenous political thought, Latinx political thought, or non-western/comparative political thought.

URL: https://cu.taleo.net/careersection/2/jobdetail.ftl;jsessionid=JzxZGa5V2vjvn4-FNqBnEBXneBIqQke7X2TRGoe5Iog76YxA-7N6!1601959468

University of California-Santa Barbara Assistant Professorship in Early North American history, c.1700-1830

Deadline: November 16

Length: Tenure-track

Comments: “We welcome applications from scholars who research any aspect of early North American history, especially those who approach the field from a global, imperial, Atlantic, and/or hemispheric perspective. We are interested in scholars who can connect to departmental strengths in any of the following areas: the study of migrations; commodity and cultural exchanges; imperialism and settler colonialism; nation and state building; family, gender, and sexuality; race and slavery; the environment; intellectual history; and/or revolution.”

URL: https://recruit.ap.ucsb.edu/apply/JPF01308

Whittier College Assistant Professorship in Anthropology

Deadline: November 15

Length: Tenure-track

Comments: Seeking “a sociocultural anthropologist with ethnographic experience in Africa and/or the African Diaspora (Latin America, North America, or the Caribbean).” “We are particularly interested in candidates who focus on environmental, gender, social/political movements, community development, or health issues in their work”

URL: https://www.whittier.edu/humanresources/faculty#Assistant%20Professor%20of%20Anthropology

The Citadel Assistant Professorship in African American History

Deadline: November 15

Length: Tenure-track

Comments: “The successful candidate will have the opportunity to contribute to the college’s diversity and inclusion initiatives, including the African American studies minor and the Universities Studying Slavery project, of which The Citadel is a member.”

URL: http://careers.pageuppeople.com/743/cw/en-us/job/495576/assistant-professor-african-american-history