Category Archives: Tenure-track

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

Williams College Assistant Professorship in Sociology

Deadline: September 1, 2017

Length: Tenure-track (beginning 2018-19)

Comments: “Areas of scholarly inquiry are open, with a particular interest in candidates whose research agenda includes: the intersections of work, culture, and the economy; law; education; medical sociology; migration and citizenship; social movements; race and inequality, and/or whose research has a regional or comparative focus on Africa, Latin America or the EU.”

URL: https://apply.interfolio.com/40974

Concordia University (Montreal) Assistant Professorship in Law and Society/Global South

Deadline: April 7

Length: Tenure-track

Comments: “We welcome applications from scholars with research in law and society in colonial, postcolonial, international, transnational, or comparative contexts.  Research specialties may include, but are not limited to: transitional justice, empire and the law, peace and conflict studies, legal pluralism, and law in everyday social life and informal contexts.  Applicants must have a Ph.D., or be near completion of a doctoral degree, in History, Political Science, or a relevant discipline.”

URL: http://www.concordia.ca/artsci/about/jobs/tenure-track-appointments/tenure-track-position-in-law-society-global-south.html

Peru State College Assistant Professorship in US History

Deadline: Review begins immediately

Length: Apparently tenure-track

Comments: “Research and teaching focus in American studies. While the area of concentration in American history is open, we are especially interested in candidates who have experience in women’s history, African-American history, labor history, socio-cultural history, or environmental history.”

URL: http://www.peru.edu/hr/?page_id=2766

Austin Peay State University Assistant Professorship in African American Studies

Deadline: Open until filled (posted 2/20)

Length: Tenure-track

Comments: “We seek candidates from a variety of academic disciplines and interdisciplinary approaches, including from the areas of theatre and dance, women’s and gender studies, communications, film studies, and art.”

URL: https://apsu.peopleadmin.com/postings/7754

University of Virginia Assistant Professorship in African/African American Studies and English

Deadline: April 11

Length: Tenure-track

Comments: Joint appointment in English and the Woodson Institute. Seeking candidates “with expertise in Anglophone African and/or Caribbean Literature, with an anticipated start date of July 25, 2017. Candidate’s research interests may include the emergence of African literature as an academic discipline; post-Colonial theory, African, Caribbean, and diasporic culture and poetics; transnational circulations of black culture; African/Caribbean literature and performance; continuities between Anglo-African/Caribbean and African American literatures and cultures; studies in gender, sexuality, disability, film, new media or the digital humanities.”

URL: jobs.virginia.edu/applicants/Central?quickFind=81095

Missouri Western State University Assistant Professorship in US History

Deadline: March 17

Length: Tenure-track

Comments: “Areas of expertise must include the United States after 1865, with particular emphasis on the post-1945 period; additional desirable fields include Public History and African American History.”

URL: https://www.missouriwestern.edu/hr/employment/faculty/ (scroll down)

Colorado State University-Pueblo Assistant Professorship in Spanish and Chicano Studies

Deadline: March 9

Length: Tenure-track

Comments: Must have “Expertise in Chicano Studies”; preference for “Expertise in Women Studies”

URL: https://www.csupueblo.edu/human-resources/employment/current-opportunities.html

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