Monthly Archives: October 2013

Guilford College Assistant Professorship in Islam and Religious Ethics

Deadline: Unstated (“Review of applications will begin in late October, 2013, and interviews will be conducted at the AAR in Baltimore”)

Length: 1 year

Comments: “We seek a person with a Ph.D. (ABD considered) with strong teaching experience who is able to address, at both an introductory and more advanced level, economic, racial, gender, and political issues within a diverse global context from a Religious Studies perspective.”

URL: https://guilford.peopleadmin.com/postings/979Baltimore

Miami of Ohio Wilkins Visiting Assistant Professorship/Instructorship

Deadline: March 3

Length: Unstated

Comments: “Miami University welcomes candidates who have nearly completed (e.g. ABD) or completed their doctorate or equivalent degree within four years of the August 2014 appointment date. Applicant must be a U.S. citizen, lawful permanent resident, temporary resident (admitted for residence as an applicant under the 1986 immigration amnesty law), refugee or asylee.”

URL: https://www.miamiujobs.com/applicants/jsp/shared/frameset/Frameset.jsp?time=1382561682047

Notre Dame Moreau Diversity Postdoctoral Fellowship

Deadline: November 1 (review begins)

Length: 1 year, renewable for a 2nd

Comments: “Promising candidates in any discipline who meet one or more of the following criteria are eligible to apply: 1. Scholars whose research focuses on Gender, First Nations/Native American, African/Africana/African-American, Asian/Asian American, Ethnic, Latino/a or Latin American Studies; 2. Scholars whose experience, teaching and/or research promise to enhance cultural competency and diversity within the American educational landscape or who are interested in exploring the implications of such work for liberal education in the Catholic tradition; 3. Scholars with a track record of involvement in initiatives aimed at promoting diversity in higher education through teaching or research; 4. Scholars in any discipline from one of the populations underrepresented historically in American higher education (e.g., Women, Native American, African American, Asian American, or Latino/a)”

URL: http://diversity.nd.edu/moreau-postdocs/

UC-Davis Chancellor’s Postdoctoral Fellowship

Deadline: November 1

Length: 1 year

Comments: “The UC Davis Chancellor’s Postdoctoral Fellowship Program offers postdoctoral research fellowships, faculty mentoring, and eligibility for the UC-system hiring incentive to outstanding scholars in all fields whose research, teaching, and service will contribute to diversity and equal opportunity at the University of California.” “These contributions to diversity and equal opportunity may include public service, addressing the needs of our increasingly diverse society, efforts to advance equitable access to higher education, or research focusing on underserved populations or understanding inequalities related to race, gender, disability or LGBT.”

URL: https://academicaffairs.ucdavis.edu/programs/cpf.html

Pomona College Chau Postdoctoral Fellowship

Deadline: November 2

Length: 2 years

Comments: “The field is open within the humanities and social sciences, but we are especially interested in scholars who focus on race, ethnicity, class, gender, sexuality, and transnational studies.”

URL: https://academicjobsonline.org/ajo/jobs/6164

Bates College Postdoctoral Fellowship in Cultural Studies in Religion

Deadline: Review begins immediately (posted on HigherEdJobs.com on 10/14)

Length: 2 years

Comments: Special emphasis on “creative pedagogical innovation”; “Specialization is open and the following areas of expertise are of particular interest: Gender Studies, Sexuality Studies, African Studies, African American Studies, and American Cultural Studies.”

URL: http://www.bates.edu/hr/r2074-postdoc-in-cultural-studies/

Wesleyan University Mellon Postdoctoral Fellowship

Deadline: January 10

Length: 1 year

Comments: “Scholars who have received their Ph.D. degree after June 2011 in any field of inquiry in the humanities or humanistic social sciences –broadly conceived – are invited to apply.” Themes for 2015-16 are “Matter that Matters? Interrogating New Materialisms ” and “Comparison as a Mode of Inquiry in the Post-Comparative World.”

URL: http://www.wesleyan.edu/humanities/fellowships/mellon.html