Category Archives: Tenure-track

California State University-Fullerton Assistant Professorship in Critical Prison Studies/Carceral Studies

Deadline: October 1 (apparently reposted on Vitae 11/30)

Length: Tenure-track

Comments: ” The successful candidate will have a research program engaged with the implications of the carceral state in the United States. A comparative, diasporic, and/or multi-ethnic approach, paying particular attention to the African American experience is welcome.” “The candidate will demonstrate strong competence in such relevant intellectual traditions such as critical race theory, gender/masculinity studies, queer, or other contemporary critical perspectives on state violence and carceral projects.”

URL: http://hr.fullerton.edu/diversity/job-openings/ft/9785BR_critical_prison_carceral_studies.asp

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Virginia Tech University Assistant Professorship in Race in American Religion and Culture

Deadline: January 29

Length: Tenure-track

Comments: “The successful applicant will hold, by the time of
appointment, a Ph.D. in Religious Studies or a related humanities or social
scientific discipline, with an emphasis on race in the United States, will evidence
the ability to teach courses on race in American religion and culture, will
demonstrate current scholarly research activity on race in American religion and
culture, and will have training in and a commitment to interdisciplinary research
and teaching in the area of religion and culture.”

URL: https://listings.jobs.vt.edu/postings/81924

Purchase College Assistant Professorship in Language and Culture

Deadline: December 20

Length: Tenure-track

Comments: “We seek an expert in French literature and culture with a love of teaching. Preference will be given to candidates who can teach Caribbean or Francophone African literature.”

URL: https://jobs.purchase.edu/applicants/jsp/shared/frameset/Frameset.jsp?time=1513016591524

California State University-Los Angeles Assistant/Associate Professorship in Pan-African Studies and Latin American Studies

Deadline: January 2

Length: Tenure-track

Comments: “An earned Ph.D. in a field of the Social Sciences or Humanities closely-related to Afro-Latino Cultures, Experiences, and Resistance in the Americas, including Pan-African/Africana/Black Studies, Latin American Studies, Chicano/a/Latino/a Studies, Comparative Literature, Ethnomusicology, Economics, History, Sociology, Political Science, and Women/Gender Studies is required”

URL: http://www.calstatela.edu/2018/college-natural-social-sciences/nss-las-ttf

University of Alabama Open Rank Professorship in Anthropology

Deadline: January 15

Length: Tenure-track

Comments: “Successful candidates must be able to teach Master’s level core courses such as “Human Rights, Peace, and Justice,” “Conflict Resolution in Cross-Cultural Perspective,” and a “Sustainable Peace Seminar”, as well as, undergraduate and graduate level elective courses such as “Peace through Global Governance,” “Religion, Reconciliation, and Forgiveness,” “Peace Ethics,” “Anthropology of Human Rights,” “Nationalism, Ethnicity, and Violence,” and introductory undergraduate courses.”

URL: https://uab.peopleadmin.com/postings/3486

University of Michigan-Dearborn Assistant Professorship in English

Deadline: November 17 (posted on Higher Ed Jobs 12/8)

Length: Tenure-track

Comments: Inviting “applications for an Assistant Professor, tenure track in 20-21st Century Ethnic and/or Immigrant literature (excluding African American literature) and Creative Writing, beginning September 1, 2018. Applications from those who teach Arab-American or Latinx literature are particularly welcome.”

URL: https://apply.interfolio.com/44989

Indiana University Open Rank Professorship in Race, Migration and Indigeneity

Deadline: December 8 “for best consideration” (posted on Higher Ed Jobs 12/8)

Length: Tenure-track

Comments: “Candidates should be innovative scholar-teachers who conceptualize race/ethnicity, migration, and indigeneity in intersectional ways and who work to cross-pollinate ideas among various fields of inquiry. Candidates working on topics such as social movements; intersectional feminism(s); border politics (US-Mexican and US-Canadian); citizenship; Latino/a, Asian American, and Afro-Indigenous communities; Asian American and/or Pacific Islander literature, religion, and media representations are particularly urged to apply.”

URL: https://indiana.peopleadmin.com/postings/5165

College of Mount St. Vincent Assistant Professorship in English

Deadline: Review begins immediately

Length: Tenure-track

Comments: “The College of Mount Saint Vincent is seeking a tenure-track Assistant Professor of English with a specialization in African American or Latino/Latina Literature.”

URL: https://www.higheredjobs.com/myHigherEdJobs/Agent/details.cfm?JobCode=176622874&Title=Assistant%20Professor%20of%20English%20for%20Fall%202018

Georgia Southern University Assistant Professorship in African American History

Deadline: January 19

Length: Tenure-track

Comments: Must have “ability to teach courses in African-American history in different chronological eras”

URL: https://www.h-net.org/jobs/job_display.php?id=56211

Virginia Wesleyan University Assistant Professorship of Political Science

Deadline: January 5

Length: Tenure-track

Comments: Seeking candidates with “expertise in African politics or another region outside of Europe or the Americas. Specialization(s) in race and/or ethnicity politics is preferred.”

URL: https://www.vwu.edu/about-us/campus-offices/human-resources/job-postings.php?job=351