Category Archives: VAP

Swarthmore College Visiting Assistant Professorship in Sociology and Black Studies

Deadline: March 28

Length: 3 years

Comments: “Teaching responsibilities may include “Introduction to Race & Ethnicity in the United States,” the Honors Seminar “Race Theories,” “Introduction to Black Studies,” and advising senior theses.”

URL: https://apply.interfolio.com/49338

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Bucknell University Visiting Assistant Professorship in Latin American Studies

Deadline: March 15

Length: 1 year

Comments: “This position is open to any discipline and field of specialization within Latin American Studies. Particular consideration will be given to candidates who have a specialization within any of the following area studies: political/economic/social/cultural/historical perspectives on Latin America, Brazil, Afro-Latin American cultures, social movements, sub-regional studies.”

URL: https://www.higheredjobs.com/myHigherEdJobs/Agent/details.cfm?JobCode=176673733&Title=Visiting%20Assistant%20Professor%20in%20Latin%20American%20Studies

Gustavus Adolphus College Visiting Assistant Professorship in US History – Women/Gender/Race

Deadline: March 23

Length: 2 years

Comments: “Candidates who can teach race in America in intersection with women/gender history are most preferred.”

URL: https://gustavus.edu/employment/job/1510

Rhodes College Visiting Assistant Professorship in History and Africana Studies

Deadline: February 1

Length: 1 year

Comments: “Rhodes College is especially interested in attracting candidates from historically underrepresented groups and/or those with demonstrated commitment to working with diverse and historically underrepresented populations. The successful candidate will be able to teach courses in the history of the Black Atlantic and/or the African-American experience and who could teach an Introduction to Africana Studies course. Preference will be given to candidates with experience teaching in an interdisciplinary program such as gender and sexuality studies, urban studies, or critical race theory. ”

URL: https://jobs.rhodes.edu/postings/2462

St. Lawrence University Visiting Assistant Professorship in Gender and Sexuality Studies

Deadline: Review begins immediately

Length: Apparently 1 year

Comments: “We are seeking candidates working in the areas of sexuality and gender identities, with a special focus on intersections within race and queer studies. Areas of teaching will include: Gender and Society; Sexuality, Society and Culture; Gender and Feminist Theory; Masculinities; Making Sexualities; and courses in Queer/Trans* Studies.”

URL: https://employment.stlawu.edu/postings/1302

Earlham College Visiting Assistant Professorship in Sociocultural Anthropology or Sociology

Deadline: December 4

Length: Unstated

Comments: “We are especially interested in candidates with a research and teaching focus on one or more of the following: race/ethnicity/class, cities, media, education, health, mobile populations, sustainability, quantitative methods.”

URL: https://chroniclevitae.com/jobs/0000396395-01

Muhlenberg College Visiting Assistant Professorship in Political Science

Deadline: December 1

Length: 1 year

Comments: “The successful candidate will be broadly trained in political science with a primary interest in American public law. We are open to candidates with a variety of substantive teaching and research interests, for example, constitutional law and theory; judicial politics; civil rights; law and society; criminal justice politics; democracy, law, and race; global legal studies; immigration.”

URL: https://www.muhlenberg.edu/main/aboutus/hr/jobs.html (scroll down)

Colby College Faculty Fellow in Modern European History

Deadline: December 1

Length: 1 year

Comments: “We are searching for an historian of modern Europe (non-Russia). The specialization is open but we especially encourage those whose research or teaching engage questions of race and/or gender to apply.”

URL: https://apply.interfolio.com/45991

Towson University Assistant Professorship in African American History

Deadline: Unstated

Length: 10 months, renewable

Comments: To “teach sections of the lower-division survey of United States history as well as upper division offerings in African American history and/or the introductory course in African and African American Studies, depending on departmental needs.  Preference will be given to candidates who can teach both halves of the U.S. survey.”

URL: https://www.h-net.org/jobs/job_display.php?id=54845

Albright College Visiting Assistant Professorship in American Cultural Studies

Deadline: Unstated

Length: 1 year

Comments: “Candidates with scholarly expertise and teaching interests in American cultural studies using intersectional approaches, such as frameworks of race, gender, and sexuality, are particularly of interest. Candidates should specialize broadly in American studies and incorporate comparative and transnational frameworks relative to multiple communities or issues—African American, South Asian American, Arab American, Latino/a American, etc. We are especially interested in candidates who can teach media criticism, literary journalism or creative nonfiction.”

URL: http://www.albright.edu/hr/jobs.html#vapacs