Cornell Avon Global Center for Women & Justice Fellowship

Deadline: May 1

Length: 1 year with possible renewal

Comments: Must have JD or LLM; “The Center’s initiatives focus on advancing access to justice and the international rule of law, with an emphasis on defending the human rights of women and girls.”


Sarah Lawrence College Visiting Faculty Position in LGBT/Queer Studies

Deadline: May 1 (review begins)

Length: 1 year

Comments: “Sarah Lawrence College seeks a visiting faculty member in the social sciences for a one-year position in LGBT/queer studies, 2014-15, with a global focus or a focus on a region other than North America. For example, the courses taught could consist of an in-depth examination of queer sexuality or gender identities in a particular region; relationships between global and local constructions of sexuality and gender; sexuality, gender, and international human rights; or nationality, migration, and diaspora. “


College of New Jersey Assistant Professorship in African American Studies

Deadline: May 15

Length: 10 months

Comments: “Required: ABD in US History or US/American Studies, evidence of substantial course work and expertise in Women’s and Gender Studies, evidence of strong commitment to the education of undergraduates including at least two years experience teaching at the college level in an American college or university. Preferred: PH.D. in US History or US/American Studies, graduate certificate in Women’s and Gender Studies.”


University of Belfast Research Fellowship in Improvisation and Child Protection

Deadline: Interviews begin May 19

Length: 12 months

Comments: 80% full time. PhD in Music. “To be an active member of the research project/team interrogating the possibility of transposing the ‘language’ of musical improvisation, that is, its discourses, practices and pedagogies, into the ‘key’ or discipline of law, specifically Northern Irish child
protection law, the aim being for academics and practitioners of musical improvisation and law to develop a shared language and
exchange knowledge and ideas that will ultimately lead to better decision-making in both areas.”


See: Improvisation job

University of Hull Lectureship in American Arts

Deadline: May 7

Length: Renewable, version of tenure-stream

Comments: “The successful candidate will join a thriving and expanding School with a broad interdisciplinary research portfolio. American Studies already encompasses a variety of research specialisms, including 20th century American cultural and film studies, war and its consequences, and the American intelligence community; while research interests within the School cut across traditional boundaries to include Gender, Sexuality and Society, Culture & Women’s Studies, Film and Visual Cultures, and  Intercultural Communication.”


University of Arizona Lectureship in Africana Studies

Deadline: April 28

Length: 1 year with possible renewal

Comments: “Required qualifications include: Ph.D. by August 1, 2014 in one of the following disciplines: African, African American, or Africana Studies, Comparative Literature, English, Gender and Women Studies, or other closely related fields. “


Freie Universität Berlin Junior Professorship in North American History

Deadline: April 18

Length: 3 year initial term

Comments: “The successful candidate will have a PhD with an excellent dissertation in North American History, experience in university teaching and research (preferably internationally) as well as experience with sponsored research. A research focus in North American History before 1850 is desirable. She or he will be familiar with aspects of Gender Studies.”