Category Archives: December 2014 deadline

University of Tampa Assistant Professorship in Philosophy

Deadline: December 16

Length: Tenure-track

Comments: “Area of Specialization (AOS): Ethics and Applied Ethics, broadly construed. Area of Concentration (AOC): Open, but with capability of teaching a wide variety of undergraduate philosophy courses. In addition to courses in the candidate’s AOS, the successful candidate will be able and willing to teach courses in at least several of the following specific areas: history of philosophy (Ancient Greek and/or Modern European); bioethics; business ethics; feminist philosophy; media ethics; ethics of technology; philosophy of law; philosophy of race/Africana philosophy; political philosophy. ”


Brown University Visiting Assistant Professorship in Theatre Arts and Performance Studies: History/Lit/Theory

Deadline: December 15

Length: 1 year

Comments: “Areas of specialty are open, but may include dance studies, non-Western performance, transnational studies, and queer studies.”


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

Deadline: December 12 (posted on 12/2)

Length: Tenure-track

Comments: Must have “substantive expertise in social justice studies (e.g., environmental studies, gender and sexuality, global human rights, inequalities, peace studies).”


Utah Valley University Assistant Professorship in British Literature

Deadline: December 13

Length: Apparently tenure-track

Comments: “Areas of interest should include the long nineteenth century (Romanticism and Victorianism), as well as contemporary literary and critical theory. Applicants with specialties in comparative colonialisms, science and technology, ecocriticism and/or environmental humanities, gender and sexuality, or material culture are especially encouraged to apply.”

URL: UVU job

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

Deadline: December 1

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.” MFA or PhD required.


University of Massachusetts-Amherst Assistant Professorship in Comparative Literature

Deadline: December 15 (priority deadline)

Length: Tenure-track

Comments: Field is European medieval literature and culture. “We particularly welcome candidates with solid experience or training in modern European global literary relations or ┬árelations between Europe and other parts of the globe(as desirable sub-fields), ┬ádynamic scholars specializing in medieval literature and culture across several languages, including Latin, and with interest in one or more of the following areas: the role of women, book history, and medievalism in the post-medieval world.”


Hofstra University Assistant Professorship in Latin American Literatures and Cultures

Deadline: December 8

Length: Tenure-track

Comments: Field is “Latin American literatures and cultures, preferably with an interest in Post-independence Mexico or Central America. We are particularly interested in candidates with interdisciplinary approaches.” “the nominee will be expected to contribute to the general education curriculum, teach advanced courses in the field, and participate, as appropriate, in related interdisciplinary programs (e. g. Latin American and Caribbean Studies, Environmental Studies, LGBT studies, etc.).”