University of Colorado-Boulder Visiting Assistant Professorship in Political Theory

Deadline: November 1

Length: 2 years

Comments: “Applicants should have areas of expertise in Political Theory, with specialization in Race, Ethnicity, Inequality and/or Social Justice.  Preferred subfields:  Black political thought, Indigenous political thought, Latinx political thought, or non-western/comparative political thought.


Ithaca College Visiting Assistant Professorship in World Religions

Deadline: Review begins immediately (starts in fall 2018)

Length: 1 year with possible renewal for a 2nd

Comments: “Areas of expertise: Clear evidence of an ability to teach courses in Hinduism, Islam, and Race & Religion is essential.”


Eastern Washington University Visiting Assistant Professorship in Chicano Studies

Deadline: July 23 (review begins)

Length: 1 year

Comments: “The candidate will work with the Chicana/o Studies Program Interim Director to advance the CHST minor by maintaining and expanding CHST course offerings that show promise to cross list with other departments in the College including but not limited to Women Studies, Sociology, Social Work, Spanish and Communications among others.”


Grand Valley State University Visiting Assistant Professorship in Global Studies

Deadline: September 27

Length: 1 year

Comments: “Areas of expertise could include: global inequality, migration, trans-nationalism, global health, global communication, environment/sustainability, human rights, gender, race or ethnicity.” Preferred: “Ability to contribute to an additional existing interdisciplinary program within the college, particularly area programs in Middle East Studies, East Asian Studies, African/African American Studies, Latin American and Latino/a Studies, or topical areas in Digital Studies minor.”


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.”


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.”


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. ”


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.”