Category Archives: American Indian

Williams College Assistant Professorship in Native American/Early North American History

Deadline: October 15

Length: Tenure track

Comments: ” The Department also expects the successful candidate to offer a range of courses on Native American history as well as courses in the history of early America covering the arrival of the European settlers, the imperial conflicts in colonial America, and the American Revolution that focus in significant measure on how native peoples experienced and responded to those events.”

URL: https://apply.interfolio.com/43346

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

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

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

Bowling Green State University Instructorship in Native American Studies

Deadline: March 31

Length: Non-tenure track; renewable

Comments: “Finalist will teach general education courses in the department including Introduction to Ethnic Studies (ETHN 1010), Introduction to Native American Studies (ETHN 1600), Contemporary Issues in Native America (ETHN 2600), and Native Americans in Film (ETHN 2300).”

URL: http://www.bgsu.edu/arts-and-sciences/job-opportunities.html (scroll down)

Rutgers University Postdoctoral Associateship in African American History, 1865-1940

Deadline: March 30

Length: Apparently 1 year

Comments: “The primary duties of this post-doc will be to administer and supervise research for the “Scarlet and Black Project” on the history of Native and African Americans in Rutgers History. The recipient will also participate and present in the “Black Bodies” seminar series.  Consult http://rcha.rutgers.edu/black-bodies and http://scarletandblack.rutgers.edu/  for details.” “The successful applicant must have the doctorate in hand at the time of application and be no more than six years beyond the Ph.D.”

URL: https://apply.interfolio.com/40417

Roger Williams University Assistant Professorship in American Studies and History

Deadline: February 28

Length: Tenure-track

Comments: Seeking candidates “with an area of specialization in race and race relations in the United States.”

URL: https://rwu.interviewexchange.com/jobofferdetails.jsp;jsessionid=85467BD32B91973E2B2D228B5C16FD86?JOBID=81187

University of South Carolina-Lancaster Assistant Professorship in Native American Studies and History

Deadline: Unstated (review begins immediately)

Length: Tenure-track

Comments: “Applicants should hold the Ph.D. or other terminal degree in Native American history, culture, or a related field including credentials necessary for departmental approval to teach history, Native American studies, anthropology, women’s studies, southern studies, or any combination.”

URL: https://uscjobs.sc.edu/applicants/jsp/shared/frameset/Frameset.jsp?time=1485448179361

American Philosophical Society Center for Native American and Indigenous Research Fellowship

Deadline: February 1

Length: 12 months

Comments: “Applicants’ research must pertain to Native American history, anthropology, linguistics, cultural revitalization, and related fields”

URL: https://apply.interfolio.com/31859