Monthly Archives: December 2014

Spelman College Visiting Professorship in Art History

Deadline: Review begins immediately (posted 12/19 — sorry!)

Length: 2 years

Comments: Inviting “applications for a two-year Visiting Professor in American art with sub-specialties in African American, women in art and curatorial studies.”



Santa Clara University Lectureship in Sociology

Deadline: February 16

Length: 3 years

Comments: “Duties include but are not limited to: Planning and teaching lectures selected from among Principles of Sociology (SOCI 1), Self, Community, & Society (SOCI 30), Social Problems in the US (SOCI 33), Race, Class, & Gender in the U.S. (SOCI 153), Sociology of Family (SOCI 157), or other courses as assigned.”


University of Virginia Assistant Editor Position in US History

Deadline: February 28

Length: 12 months, renewable

Comments: To “work on the Papers of Martha Washington and the Washington Family”; “Strong candidates will specialize in early American history, preferably including the history of women, African Americans, culture, society, and/or economics. Interest and experience in digital humanities is a bonus.”


Harper College Faculty Fellowship

Deadline: February 2

Length: 1 year

Comments: Will teach 16 credit hours over the academic year. No teaching experience required. “Special consideration will be given to applicants who are members of racial and ethnic groups historically underrepresented in faculty positions in higher education.”


Colorado College Visiting Assistant Professorship in English/Global Anglophone Literature

Deadline: February 1

Length: 1 year

Comments: Specialty in anglophone literature and postcolonial studies. “We welcome those applicants with a sub-specialization in one or more of the following areas: twentieth-century and/or contemporary prose, Asian American literature, postcolonial, diaspora and/or oceanic studies, LGBTQ studies, or disability studies.”


Kent State University Assistant Professorship in Pan-African Studies-Public Policy

Deadline: Open until filled

Length: Tenure-track

Comments: “We seek applicants whose primary area of expertise is in Critical Race Theory and/or Africana Public Policy, with secondary areas open. We are particularly interested in candidates who have expertise on issues affecting Africa and the African Diaspora, particularly as they relate to health, education and immigration. The Department is especially interested in applicants whose secondary areas align with its existing or emerging strengths, including but not limited to Community Activism and Organizing, Gender, Race and Sex, Government and Social Systems, and the Sociology of Health.”


Kent State University Assistant/Associate Professorship in Pan-African Studies

Deadline: Open until filled

Length: Tenure-track/tenured

Comments: “We seek candidates who are able to teach Pan-African Theatre with a minor area in the Caribbean and Latin America and whose creative work addresses issues of race, gender, sexuality and class in relation to people and cultures of African descent.” An MFA or PhD in Theater or related field is required.