Category Archives: November 2016 deadline

Bentley University Assistant/Associate Professorship in English and Media Studies

Deadline: November 30 (posted on HigherEdJobs 11/11)

Length: Tenure-track

Comments: Seeking “applications for two tenure-track Assistant or Associate Professor positions in cultural studies, with potential foci on race/ethnicity, gender/sexuality, and/or transnational cultures. Preferred applicants will be able to teach across departmental offerings in expository writing, literature, rhetoric and composition, and cinema and media studies, and contribute to the ongoing evolution of the humanities at a business university.”


University of Florida Assistant Professorship in Critical Theory

Deadline: November 20

Length: Tenure-track

Comments: “Successful candidates must demonstrate scholarship and commitment to teaching in both historical theoretical movements (post-structuralism, critical theory, hermeneutics, psychoanalysis, feminism) and contemporary practices (Marxist, Lacanian, queer, globalization, affect, post-colonial, critical race theories), as well as in one or more English-language twentieth-century and/or contemporary literary traditions. We especially welcome candidates with additional expertise in one or more of the following: multiple media and genres, digital humanities, cultural studies, comparative approaches, and non-Anglo-American English-language literatures (South Asian, Irish, Caribbean, African).”


Williams College Gaius Charles Bolin Dissertation and Post-MFA Fellowships 2017-19

Deadline: November 30

Length: 2 years

Comments: “The Bolin Fellowships are two-year residencies at Williams, and two scholars or artists are appointed each year. Fellows devote the bulk of the first year to the completion of dissertation work—or in the case of MFA applicants, building their professional portfolios—while also teaching one course as a faculty member in one of the College’s academic departments or programs. The second year of residency (ideally with degree in hand) is spent on academic career development while again teaching just one course.

Eligible departments: Africana Studies; American Studies; Anthropology/Sociology; Art; Asian Studies; Comparative Literature; Economics; Environmental Studies; Geosciences; German/Russian; History; Jewish Studies; Justice and Law; Latina/o; Mathematics and Statistics; Philosophy; Physics; Psychology; Romance Languages; Women’s, Gender, and Sexuality Studies

Eligibility: The Bolin Fellowships are awarded to applicants from underrepresented groups, including ethnic minorities, those who are first-generation college graduates, women in predominately male fields, or disabled scholars.”


St. John’s University (NY) Assistant Professorship in English

Deadline: November 14 posted on HigherEdJobs 11/4)

Length: Tenure-track

Comments: “Research interests may include the following: comparative rhetorics; rhetorics of gender and/or sexuality; rhetorics of race, culture, and ethnicity; rhetorics of class and labor; and digital studies and/or new media.”


Australia National University College of Asia and the Pacific Lectureship/Research Fellowship in International Relations

Deadline: November 17

Length: 1 or 2 years (3 positions)

Comments: ” We particularly welcome applications from those who specialise in ethics, gender, Northeast Asia, peace and conflict studies, security, and theory.”


University of Oregon Assistant Professorship in Philosophy

Deadline: November 18

Length: Tenure-track

Comments: “We want candidates who reach beyond moral theory to develop an engaged, embodied, culturally situated moral philosophy. Such a candidate would be interested in topics such as contemporary moral issues, environmental philosophy, feminist ethics, new research in moral psychology, and issues arising from gender and sexuality, race and racism, and economic inequality in a global context.”


University of Massachusetts-Dartmouth Assistant Professorship in Women’s and Gender Studies

Deadline: November 7 (posted on Vitae 10/27)

Length: Tenure-tack

Comments: “We are searching for a scholar in a social science field whose research focuses on one or more of the following areas: global feminism, transnational feminism, post-colonial feminism.”