Monthly Archives: August 2013

University of Tennessee-Knoxville Assistant Professorship in Sociology

Deadline: October 10

Length: Tenure-track

Comments: Seeking candidates :specializing in the sociology of gender and/or race [and] are particularly interested in candidates who can contribute to the Department’s strength in social justice . . . and whose research resonates with our other departmental areas, criminology/criminal justice, globalization/political economy and/or environmental sociology.”

URL: https://webapps.dii.utk.edu/UTJobList/PrintJob.aspx?ID=20950

 

Sweet Briar College Assistant Professorship in Medieval History/Literature

Deadline: Unstated, OUF

Length: Tenure-track

Comments: ”

Preference will be given to candidates whose qualifications include one or more of the following: a strong concentration in global medieval literature and culture, including relevant languages in European or non-European traditions; research and teaching interests in transnational and transcultural interactions or in the intertextual relations between works in English and those in other languages; interdisciplinary expertise in, for example, theories of translation and/or narratology, gender studies, medieval philosophy or visual cultures, or comparative religions

URL: http://sbc.edu/human-resources/open-positions

Oklahoma City University Assistant/Associate Professorship in American History

Deadline: OUF

Length: Tenure-track/tenured

Comments: “The successful candidate will be a social-cultural historian (PhD required by May 2014) who can demonstrate an interdisciplinary approach and comparative themes in world history, women’s studies and American history”

URL: https://okcu.silkroad.com/epostings/index.cfm?fuseaction=app.dspjob&jobid=447&company_id=16211&jobboardid=101

SUNY-Oneonta Assistant Professorship in Latino/a Diasporic Studies

Deadline: Unstated (originally posted May 2013, reposted on HigherEdJobs.com on 8/14/13)

Length: Tenure-track

Comments: “Our program is vibrant and ever evolving, incorporating into our courses new scholarship from critical race studies, social theory, gender studies, sexuality studies, cultural studies, and ethnic studies”

URL: http://oneonta.interviewexchange.com/jobofferdetails.jsp?JOBID=39919

APAGS Committee on Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual and Transgender Concerns (CLGBTC) Grant

Deadline: May 8
Length/Amount: $1,000
Comments: Grant is “for a project that promotes training and educational experiences in LGBT practice”; “examples include, but are not limited to: workshops, conferences, speaker series, mentorship programs and the development of student organizations with a focus on LGBT concerns”
URL: http://www.apa.org/about/awards/apags-clgbtc.aspx

APAGS-LGBT Dissertation Grant

Deadline: May 7
Length/Amount: $1,000
Comments: “This grant will be awarded to a student who demonstrates outstanding promise as a researcher as evidenced by a research proposal addressing the unique concerns facing LGBT individuals”
URL: http://www.apa.org/about/awards/apags-lgbt.aspx

APF/Wayne F. Placek Grant for LGBTQ Research

Deadline: March 1
Length/Amount: $15,000
Comments: “The grants support empirical research from all fields of the behavioral and social sciences on any topic related to lesbian, gay, or bisexual issues. Proposals are especially encouraged for empirical studies that address the following topics: Heterosexuals’ attitudes and behaviors toward lesbians and gay men, including prejudice, discrimination and violence; Family and workplace issues relevant to lesbians and gay men; Subgroups of the lesbian and gay population that have historically been underrepresented in scientific research”; “graduate students and early career researchers are encouraged to apply”
URL: http://www.apa.org/apf/funding/placek.aspx