Category Archives: Indigenous Americas

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

George Washington University Assistant/Associate Professorship in Musicology/Ethnomusicology

Deadline: Review begins immediately (posted on HigherEdJobs 3/17)

Length: Tenure-track

Comments: “The successful candidate must have a strong research background in music of the 20th and 21st centuries with a focus on music of the Americas, music of the African diaspora, or Western art or popular music. Within this background, scholars must have interests in related topics, such as sound studies, gender and sexuality, heritage and cultural policy, spatiality, and body studies.”

URL: https://www.gwu.jobs/postings/41936

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)

University of Virginia Assistant Professorship in Music

Deadline: February 15

Length: Tenure-track

Comments: “Areas of teaching, research, and performance specialization might include (but are not limited to) hip hop, DJ culture, and related forms of music (such as house, electronica, gqom), African-American, Asian, Latin American or Caribbean musics, hip hop production, or other modes of performative creativity.”

 

URL: jobs.virginia.edu/applicants/Central?quickFind=81005

Brown University Postdoctoral Fellowship in Hispanic Studies

Deadline: February 15

Length: 2 years

Comments: Seeking scholar “with a specialization in contemporary Mexican literary, visual, and/or performance studies. We especially welcome applicants working on narrative, poetry or drama about violence, social change and migration in relation to a broader Mexican and Latin American tradition or Mexican and U.S. border studies; a proven interest in film, visual arts, or digital culture and in critical theory is also desirable.”

URL: https://apply.interfolio.com/39560

Brown University Mellon Postdoctoral Fellowship in Native American and Indigenous Literature and Culture

Deadline: January 15

Length: 2 years

Comments: “We seek candidates who focus on the topic of Native North American
cultural production, with a distinct preference towards scholars
working on literary and expressive culture in any period since 1800.”

URL: https://apply.interfolio.com/39909

Northern Arizona University Lectureship in Transnational Feminism

Deadline: January 4

Length: Unstated

Comments: “We particularly encourage applications from candidates whose work focuses on an innovative and rigorous interdisciplinary approach to teaching about the Global South and/or Indigeneity. Applicants with disciplinary emphases on one or more themes such as, Islam, gender, and sexuality; reproductive justice and sexual, queer, and/or trans politics; sexuality and settler colonialism; indigenous feminism; gender and diaspora are strongly encouraged to apply.”

URL: NAZ TransFem job

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

Smith College Lectureship in Latin American Cultural Geography

Deadline: January 30

 

Length: 1 year

Comments: ”¬†We seek candidates whose scholarly work addresses issues that have both historical and contemporary resonance (e.g., environmental policy, social justice, immigration, urban ecology, and/or the creation of gendered and racialized landscapes).”

URL: https://apply.interfolio.com/39620

St. Mary’s College of Maryland Assistant Professorship in Art History, Early Modern Atlantic World

Deadline: December 1 (review begins — posted on HNET.org 11/29)

Length: Tenure-track

Comments: ” We encourage applications from art historians specializing in the arts of the cultures bordering the Atlantic Ocean rim, from about 1500 to 1800 CE. These may include Europe, Africa, North America and South America, and we are particularly interested in work and teaching that emphasizes transcultural contact and exchange during this period.”

URL: https://apply.interfolio.com/38414