Monthly Archives: March 2016

Bates College Visiting Assistant Professorship in English

Deadline: Review begins immediately (posted 3/29 on H-Net)

Length: 1 year

Comments: Seeking applicants “whose scholarly focus is the study of Early Modern Literature and Culture, broadly conceived. We welcome applications from candidates whose areas of specialization might encompass interdisciplinary, theoretical, historical, and comparative approaches, including research in the fields of science and technology studies, race and ethnicity, gender and sexuality, and the global outreach of early modern literature.”



Wichita State University Assistant Professorship in Women’s Studies

Deadline: May 15

Length: Tenure-track

Comments: “Teach 3 courses per semester in the undergraduate and upper division available to graduate students in the Women’s Studies and Religion Department”; “preference may be given to the appointee with interdisciplinary research and teaching interests and/or experience and education in the intersectionality of race, gender, and sexuality as it relates to new media”



Miami University of Ohio Visiting Assistant Professorship/Instructorship in Sociology & Social Justice Studies

Deadline: April 1 (Posted on HigherEdJobs 3/25/16)

Length: 9 months

Comments: “Teach courses in sociology and social justice studies (introduction to sociology with a global perspective, gender, sexuality, human rights).”



University of California-Davis Assistant Professorship in Chicana/o Studies/History

Deadline: April 8

Length: Apparently tenure-track

Comments: “Successful candidates should be able to teach, with excellence, undergraduate courses in Chicana/o history, Chicana/Latina Feminisms, Qualitative Research Methodologies, Oral Histories/Counter-Storytelling, and Decolonial Thought.”

Massachusetts Institute of Technology Predoctoral Diversity Fellowship

Deadline: May 2

Length: 1 year

Comments: “The fellowships are intended to support scholars from a wide range of backgrounds, who can contribute to the diversity of SHASS and the higher education community. Applicants from members of racial and ethnic groups that have historically been underrepresented in the humanities and social sciences and from disadvantaged backgrounds are encouraged to apply.” “Fellows may be pursuing the PhD degree in any discipline or area taught in the School of Humanities, Arts, and Social Sciences.”


University of North Carolina-Chapel Hill Lectureship in African Studies

Deadline: April 17

Length: 2 years

Comments: “The Department is seeking candidates who have experience teaching Wolof language in addition to courses focusing on any or a combination of the following themes: African film; African literature; West African art; gender studies; Islam and socio-political processes in West Africa; Senegalese culture and society.”


Bemidji State University (MN) Assistant/Associate Professorship in Philosophy

Deadline: April 5 (posted on Vitae 3/17)

Length: Tenure-track/tenured

Comments: AOS: Open. AOC: “The successful candidate should be able to contribute to the program’s sequence in the history of philosophy and teach courses in Ethics and Political Philosophy.” “Preference for competence in at least one of the following: issues of race and gender, non-Western philosophy, Native American philosophy, environmental philosophy.