Eastern New Mexico University Assistant Professorship in Criminal Justice and Sociology

Deadline: September 8 (review begins — posted on Vitae 8/29)

Length: Tenure-track

Comments: “Desired areas of concentration include expertise in introduction to sociology; introduction to criminal justice; corrections; social change; race, ethnicity, and gender; immigration and borderlands issues.”

URL: ENM Sociology

University of Chicago Provost’s Postdoctoral Scholarship

Deadline: November 1

Length: 2 years

Comments: Seeking “promising junior scholars in all fields. Candidates… must be no more than three years beyond receiving [the PhD or foreign equivalent]. Individuals currently holding a postdoctoral or faculty position at the University of Chicago are not eligible.” “Each cohort of PCEPS holders will include at least one scholar whose research furthers the mission of the Center for the Study of Race, Politics, and Culture.”

URL: http://provostpostdoc.uchicago.edu/

Georgia Southern University Assistant Professorship in International Relations

Deadline: October 1

Length: Tenure-track

Comments: “Preferred Qualifications: Teaching and Research specialization in International Law, Human Rights, and Gender Studies; Regional specialization in Latin America (not Europe, South Asia, or Middle East); Ability to teach introductory course in American Government; Ability to teach Introduction to Political Science or Political Methodology

URL: https://docs.google.com/file/d/0BxetNtcoLOHBVFl5eHhSVDFrd3c/edit

Georgia Southern University Assistant Professorship in Public Law and American Politics

Deadline: October 1

Length: Tenure-track

Comments: “Preferred Qualifications: Successful candidate should also have the ability to contribute to the Department’s course offerings in one or more additional areas, such as Legislative Studies, Political Behavior, Women and Politics, or Southern Politics.”

URL: https://docs.google.com/file/d/0BxetNtcoLOHBem1XTUR6aFJfaU0/edit

Boise State University Assistant Professorship in American Government and Politics

Deadline: November 1

Length: Tenure-track

Comments: “The department is interested in hiring the best candidate; candidates may have substantive interests in race and ethnic politics, public opinion, political psychology and/or women and politics.”

URL: http://hrs.boisestate.edu/careers/searchcareers/assistant-professor-american-government-and-politics-3/

University of New Hampshire Assistant Professorship in Medieval English Literature

Deadline: October 17

Length: Tenure-track

Comments: Seeking “specialty in medieval English literature and Digital Humanities.” “Although candidates are not required to have a research project that addresses these issues directly, they should have competency in talking with students about issues of gender, sexuality, class, religion, and race or ethnicity in medieval literature.

URL: https://jobs.usnh.edu/applicants/jsp/shared/position/JobDetails_css.jsp?postingId=162056

Emory University Assistant Professorship in Atlantic World History

Deadline: October 15

Length: Tenure-track

Comments: “The research and teaching of the successful candidate will speak in a direct way to the common histories of the continents, islands, nations, and people that share the Atlantic basin. A focus on some aspect of slavery, black Atlantic, or African Diaspora history prior to the twentieth century is desirable. Themes central to the field that complement existing strengths in our department include but are not limited to transatlantic production, market, and labor systems; colonialism; migration; gender; law; empire; health; the environment; and religion.”

URL: https://www.h-net.org/jobs/job_display.php?id=49343