Simmons College Assistant Professorship in Francophone Studies

Deadline: March 4

Length: Tenure-track

Comments: “The department is looking for a candidate to teach French language courses across the curriculum, coordinate multi-section courses, teach upper-division courses in French for the major focusing on Francophone Studies, and teach courses in English in related fields as needed in other departments and programs, such as Africana Studies, History, and Women’s and Gender Studies.   Candidates must hold a PhD in French with a focus on Francophone culture, film, and literature.  Area of specialization is open and could include colonial/postcolonial studies, Caribbean Studies, Francophone Africa.  ABD candidates will be considered as well.”

URL: Simmons Francophone job

Drew University Visiting Assistant Professorship in International Relations

Deadline: February 22 (posted on HigherEdJobs 2/11)

Length: 1 year

Comments: “The successful candidate will teach an introductory course in international relations and courses in his or her areas of expertise.  Ability to teach a course in Women’s and Gender Studies is highly desirable.”

URL: http://www.drew.edu/hr/jobs/visiting-assistant-professor-international-relations

Connecticut College Visiting Assistant Professorship in East Asian Languages and Cultures

Deadline: “February 22th [sic]”

Length: 1 year, renewable for a 2nd

Comments: Seeking candidates with expertise in “transnational and transcultural East Asian humanities (with a focus on Japan, possibly also Korea)”;  “The area of specialization is open, though we are particularly interested in candidates with research and teaching expertise in the fields of global studies, cultural studies, world literature, gender studies, or film and media studies.”

URL: http://apply.interfolio.com/33973

Clarkson Visiting Assistant Professorship in Psychology

Deadline: April 15

Length: 1 year with possible renewal for a 2nd

Comments: “Responsibilities involve teaching 3 courses per semester, including Introduction to Psychology, Abnormal Psychology, and courses in her/his area of expertise. The ability to teach our Psychology of Psychoactive Drugs and Human Sexuality courses would be welcome, but not necessary.”

URL: https://clarkson.peopleadmin.com/postings/2717

City University of New York-Manhattan Open Rank Professorship in Linguistics

Deadline: March25

Length: Tenure-track

Comments: Applicants must be able to “teach Linguistics (one or more of Sociolinguistics, Language Acquisition, Phonetics and Phonology, Discourse Analysis, Language and Gender).  Possibly teach one or more of following:  ESL Writing, Critical Thinking, Academic and Critical Reading. 

URL: https://home.cunyfirst.cuny.edu/psp/cnyepprd/GUEST/HRMS/c/HRS_HRAM.HRS_CE.GBL

City Colleges of New York-Lehman College Assistant Professorship in African/African American Studies

Deadline: March 28

Length: Tenure-track

Comments: Preference will be given to the candidate that has the following:
– Ph.D. in Africana Studies preferred (or related disciplines with a concentration in Africana
Studies)
– An understanding of African American history, culture and art
– Knowledge of the Africana Studies discipline, its intellectuals, movements and ideas behind the African/African Diaspora experiences
An understanding of Black male masculinity/gender and mass incarceration
– A comprehension of the media in relation to peoples of African heritage
– Awareness of the notion and practice of intersectionality in the discipline
– A defined and active research agenda that shows solid promise of publications (a writing sample is requested of no more than 25 pages)
– Demonstrated excellence in teaching; employ Blackboard in teaching; and evidence of effective pedagogy in the discipline

URL: https://home.cunyfirst.cuny.edu/psp/cnyepprd/GUEST/HRMS/c/HRS_HRAM.HRS_CE.GBL

Earlham College Visiting Assistant Professorship in American Literature

Deadline: Open until filled (posted on HigherEdJobs 2/8)

Length: 1 year

Comments: Must have “the ability to teach courses in American, African American and/or U.S. Ethnic Literatures. A candidate who also has an academic background in any of the interdisciplinary programs taught at Earlham is encouraged to apply. Interdisciplinary programs at Earlham include, among others: African and African-American Studies, Women’s, Gender and Sexuality Studies, Peace and Global Studies, Jewish Studies, Latin American Studies, Environmental Studies and International Studies.”

URL: http://www.earlham.edu/jobs/?job=40898