Category Archives: East Asian

University of Chicago Assistant Professorship in Race and Ethnicity in the Social Sciences

Deadline: January 10

Length: Tenure-track

Comments: “We invite applications for one or more tenure-track position(s) at the rank of Assistant Professor from 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 is a division-wide search. Successful candidates will be appointed in one of the following departments: Anthropology, Economics, History, Comparative Human Development, Political Science, Psychology, or Sociology. The Division of Social Sciences is committed to increasing the diversity of the faculty, and we therefore encourage applicants who come from racial, ethnic, and social groups that are underrepresented in academia.”

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

Mercy College Assistant Professorship in East Asian History

Deadline: January 20

Length: Tenure-track

Comments: “We welcome applications from scholars specializing in East Asian history who can teach both early modern and modern East Asian history surveys as well as upper-level major and electives courses. Preference will be given to candidates who specialize in Modern East Asia and the diasporas.

URL: https://jobs.mercy.edu/applicants/jsp/shared/position/JobDetails_css.jsp?postingId=143881

Princeton University Institute for International and Regional Studies Postdoctoral Fellowship 2017-18

Deadline: January 9

Length: 12 months

Comments: “Postdoctoral associates would participate in the activities of the PIIRS research community ‘Migration: People and Cultures across Borders.’” Focus will be “primarily on contemporary concerns, although historical perspectives are also welcome. Among the themes of interest are migration and the politics of nationhood (including identities, race, gender issues, and borders); statelessness and refugees; language, culture, and the arts.

URL: https://jobs.princeton.edu/applicants/jsp/shared/position/JobDetails_css.jsp?postingId=225369

University of California-Berkeley Assistant Professorship in Asian American and/or Transnational Asian Literatures and Cultures

Deadline: October 28 (posted on Vitae 10/10)

Length: Tenure-track

Comments: “We welcome interdisciplinary methods as well as ethnically, geographically and/or linguistically comparative approaches.”

URL: https://chroniclevitae.com/jobs/0000336150-01

University of Mary Washington Assistant Professorship in Art History

Deadline: January 2

Length: Tenure-track

Comments: Specialization in Asian art history. “Additional areas of interest to the department include contemporary Asian, and African and the African Diaspora; these are not required.”

URL: https://careers.umw.edu/postings/4838

Colgate University Assistant Professorship in Writing and Rhetoric

Deadline: November 15

Length: Tenure-track

Comments: ” Specialties include transcultural rhetoric, comparative rhetoric, and/or global rhetorics. Secondary specialties include ethnic studies in fields such as African or African Diasporic Rhetorics, Asian Rhetorics, Latin American Rhetorics, and/or Native American Rhetorics.”

URL: https://academicjobsonline.org/ajo/jobs/8068

Berea College Assistant Professorship in Political Science

Deadline: November 2

Length: Tenure-track

Comments: “Responsibilities include teaching introductory Political Science courses, advanced courses in Comparative Politics and International Relations, and courses in an interdisciplinary General Education program.” “It is desirable that the candidate contribute to one or more of the following programs: African and African American Studies, Asian Studies, Economics, History, Peace & Social Justice Studies, Women’s & Gender Studies, and Sustainability and Environmental Studies.”

URL: Berea Poli Sci job

University of Utah Assistant Professorship in Writing and Rhetoric Studies

Deadline: November 1

Length: Unstated, most likely tenure-track

Comments: Seeking candidates “with a specialization in culturally diverse rhetorics and/or literacies (African American, Asian, Asian American, Chicana/o and/or Latina/o, Indigenous, or Pacific Islander rhetorics). Secondary expertise in digital rhetorics/composition, environmental humanities, medical humanities, professional/technical communication, or WPA are particularly welcome.”

URL: https://utah.peopleadmin.com/postings/57008

California State University-Channel Island Assistant Professorship in Transnational and Post-Colonial Literatures

Deadline: November 1

Length: Tenure-track

Comments: “Applicants should show a range of expertise that might include African and/or Asian diaspora literatures, postcolonial literatures, multi-lingual or translation projects, and literary theory.”

URL: https://www.csucifacultyjobs.com/applicants/jsp/shared/frameset/Frameset.jsp?time=1473776407674

Drexel University Assistant Professorship in Chinese Development Studies

Deadline: November 24

Length: Tenure-track

Comments: “Expertise could be in studies of power and inequality in China, how globalization shapes China, the consequences of industrialization, and gender and ethnicity in China, and other similar questions.” “We seek candidates who specialize in Chinese society, globalization, and development. Background could be in Sociology, Anthropology, Economics, Development Studies, Area Studies, or related fields.”

URL: www.drexeljobs.com/applicants/Central?quickFind=81457