Monthly Archives: January 2014

Cal Poly-San Luis Obispo Lecturer in Sociology

Deadline: March 4

Length: 1 year with possible renewal for a second

Comments: “Duties and responsibilities include teaching Introductory Sociology and some subset of courses in one or more of the following areas: Criminal Justice, Juvenile Delinquency, American Ethnic Minorities, Sociology of Gender, Urban Sociology, Global Race and Ethnic Relations, Population Problems.”



University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee Provost’s Postdoctoral Fellowship: “Humanities Futures”

Deadline: March 2

Length: 1 year

Comments: Residential at Center for 21st Century Studies; “The fellowship is awarded to support interdisciplinary research projects in the humanities, which include, but are not limited to, philosophy, history, literature, religious studies, and art history.”


Wheaton College (MA) Mellon Postdoctoral Fellowship in Asian History

Deadline: March 7

Length: 1 year

Comments: “Geographic field is open, with preference for China and/or South Asia.  Chronological specialization is open, though applicants must be able to offer survey courses on modern China and/or modern India and advanced courses broadly focused on their areas of research. Candidates with research and/or teaching expertise in economic development, women’s history, gender, and/or diasporic/transnational connections between Asia and elsewhere in the world are encouraged to apply.”


Illinois Math & Science Academy English Faculty Position

Deadline: Open until filled

Length: 10 months

Comments: To “teach core English courses including Literary Explorations I (composition and rhetoric); Literary Explorations II (American literature); and Literary Explorations III (foundational British literature).” “English electives are offered in topics and fields such as gender studies, film studies, poetry, graphic novels, theater, and speculative fiction”


University of Missouri Claudia Kren Postdoctoral Fellowship in History

Deadline: March 1

Length: 1 year with possible renewal for a 2nd

Comments: Postdoc will be part of the University’s Forum on Constitutional Democracy; “The mission of the Forum is to promote teaching and scholarship on the American constitutional and democratic traditions, broadly construed to include both the origins of those traditions and their applications and reinterpretations in later periods and around the world.” Named for first female History faculty member; 3 of 27 faculty members work on US women’s history


University of California-Santa Barbara Dissertation Scholars Fellowship in Black Studies

Deadline: March 10

Length: 1 year

Comments: “The department is interested in scholars whose research focuses on intersections of race, class, gender or sexuality in African/Caribbean/African-American or Diasporic Studies.”


Bridgewater State University Assistant Professorship in Anthropology

Deadline: Unstated (posted 1/6)

Length: Tenure-track

Comments: “We seek a broadly trained anthropological generalist who has the ability to teach Introduction to Cultural Anthropology and other Lower Division and Upper Division courses related to gender, ethnicity and political economy.”