Category Archives: Indigenous Americas

McMaster University Tenure-stream Position in Indigenous Studies

Deadline: November 1

Length: Tenure-track

Comments: “The position is open to all applicants with expertise in the area of Indigenous Studies, though as noted we are especially interested in candidates with a specialization in Political Science or History.”

URL: https://www.h-net.org/jobs/job_display.php?id=55624

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Colorado State University Assistant Professorship in Native American Studies

Deadline: November 1

Length: Tenure-track

Comments: “Examples of potential candidates’ areas of expertise in Native American Studies include but are not limited to: Indigenous methodologies, Indigenous knowledge systems, land rights and tribal sovereignty, contemporary literary and visual culture, history, health, Indigenous education and leadership, tribal governments, sociopolitical and political economy, decolonial feminism, settler colonialism, and heritage language revitalization.”

URL: https://jobs.colostate.edu/postings/50217

Pratt Institute Assistant/Associate Professorship in Global South Studies

Deadline: October 21

Length: Tenure-track

Comments: “Qualified candidates include those who employ transnational approaches to cultural, social, or historical studies which focus on social movements, forms of resistance, feminisms, or non-western, experimental and/or queer knowledge formations. Scholars should demonstrate expertise within south-north south-south, or south/east contexts, transits, and/or geographies.” “Research and teaching could be anchored to communities of color within critical area studies that engage with and extend existing paradigms in African, Latin America, Middle Eastern, East Asian, South Asian, or Southeast Asian Studies.”

URL: Pratt Global South job

Pratt Institute Assistant/Associate Professorship in Critical Social Analysis

Deadline: October 21

Length: Tenure-track

Comments: “Qualified candidates include those who employ critical race theory and/or decolonizing approaches to cultural, social, or historical studies which focus on communication, media/social media, linguistic communities, translations, sound, narratives, and storytelling, all within south-north south-south, or south/east contexts, transits, and/or geographies. Research and teaching could be anchored to communities of color that engage with and extend existing paradigms in Indigenous/Native Studies, Black Studies, and/or Asian/American and Trans-Pacific Studies. Comparative, qualitative, and decolonial research is welcome.”

URL: Pratt job

Syracuse University Assistant Professorship in Feminist Indigenous Studies

Deadline: October 15 (priority deadline)

Length: Tenure track

Comments: “We are especially interested in intersectional research and teaching that takes up questions of gender, race, class, sexuality, disability, sovereignty and other important differences in conversation with transnational, diasporic, and post- and decolonial feminist and indigenous scholarship. Teaching experience on topics in Women’s and Gender Studies preferred.”

URL: https://www.sujobopps.com/postings/71520

Wesleyan University Assistant Professorship in Indigenous Ecologies

Deadline: October 15 (priority deadline)

Length: Tenure track

Comments: “Welcome specializations include: environmental anthropology (e.g. nature, natural resources, and/or extractive economies), indigenous knowledges and practices, cosmopolitics, anthropology of nonhuman worlds or human-nonhuman relations, biodiversity, land and social movements, food ethics, sovereignty, and health and biopolitics.”

URL: https://careers.wesleyan.edu/postings/5923

Bowdoin College Assistant Professorship in Anthropology

Deadline: September 15

Length: Tenure-track

Comments: “We seek a cultural anthropologist whose research focuses on issues of indigeneity, sovereignty, the environment, and/or media in Native American or other indigenous communities. ”

URL: https://careers.bowdoin.edu/postings/4283

Wesleyan University Mellon Postdoctoral Fellowship in Native American Studies

Deadline: October 15

Length: 1 year, renewable for a 2nd

Comments: “We seek a scholar whose research focuses on the cultures and/or history of indigenous people in North America.”

URL: https://careers.wesleyan.edu/postings/5966

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