Category Archives: December 2017 deadline

Texas A and M University Assistant Professorship in English

Deadline: December 15

Length: Tenure-track

Comments: “specializing in Black Studies, including but not limited to African American literatures, Africana Studies, Anglophone Caribbean literature, or Afro-Mestizaje. We welcome applications from candidates specializing in any period who can help develop our offerings in Black Studies. Preferred secondary specialties include critical race theory, gender and sexuality studies, performance studies, or cultural rhetorics. The ability to contribute to the University’s new minor in Mexican American, Latinx and Borderland Studies is desirable.

URL: https://employment.tamusahr.com/applicants/jsp/shared/position/JobDetails_css.jsp

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Indiana University Open Rank Professorship in Sociology

Deadline: December 8

Length: Tenure-track

Comments: Position is in Race, Migration, and Indigeneity. “The primary geographical focus is the United States, but extends to transnational and diasporic scholarship as well. This new program is intended to build closer ties among existing ethnic studies programs (African-American, Asian American, Latino, and Native American studies) as well as reach out to other interdisciplinary units and to core disciplines in the arts, humanities and sciences.” “Candidates working on topics such as social movements; intersectional feminism(s); border politics (US-Mexican and US-Canadian); citizenship; Latino/a, Asian American, and Afro-Indigenous communities; Asian American and/or Pacific Islander literature, religion, and media representations are particularly urged to apply.”

URL: https://indiana.peopleadmin.com/postings/4925

University of Connecticut Assistant Research Professorship in Philosophy

Deadline: December 1

Length: 3 years

Comments: “In conjunction with the Humanities Institute’s multi-million dollar Humility & Conviction in Public Life project on public discourse, the Philosophy Department seeks candidates in each of the following areas: (1) Social Epistemology (including Feminist Epistemology); (2) Social/Political Philosophy; (3) History of Ethics or Political Philosophy (ancient or modern). The department also has interests in candidates who can contribute to understanding how research on language and mind—including work on linguistic, cognitive and affective processes—has implications for public discourse.”

URL: https://academicjobsonline.org/ajo/jobs/10288

Earlham College Assistant Professorship in Sociology

Deadline: December 4

Length: Tenure-track

Comments: “We seek applicants whose courses and engagement include a focus on social inequalities, and contribute to one of the following interdisciplinary programs: African and African American Studies, Human Development and Social Relations (an interdisciplinary program with Psych Dept. to prepare students to work with individuals, organizations, and policy relating to social issues), Women, Gender, and Sexuality Studies, Environmental Sustainability, International Studies, and Peace and Global Studies.”

URL: https://chroniclevitae.com/jobs/0000396391-01

Siena College Assistant Professorship in English

Deadline: December 1

Length: Tenure-track

Comments: Seeking candidates “working at the intersection of literary studies and women’s, gender, and sexuality studies. Candidates whose research focuses on feminist and queer theory, sexual diversity and social justice, and/or race and ethnicity are particularly encouraged to apply.’

URL: https://siena.interviewexchange.com/jobofferdetails.jsp;jsessionid=F9E5EA7D9F6EC72646DCA81A798DC597?JOBID=91065

Western Washington University Assistant Professorship in Chican@/Latinx Studies

Deadline: December 1

Length: Tenure-track

Comments: “Applicants must have a Ph.D. in history or the social sciences or in an appropriate interdisciplinary field such as Chican@/Latinx Studies, Ethnic Studies, American Studies, Feminist Studies, or Comparative Cultural Studies with a specialization within the social sciences and or U.S. history. Of particular interests are: Economics, Urban Studies, Geography, Environmental Studies, Sociology, Anthropology and Political Science.”

URL: https://jobs.wwu.edu/JobPosting.aspx?JPID=7732

Colby College Faculty Fellowship in Early American History

Deadline: December 1

Length: 1 year

Comments: “We are searching for an historian of early America whose training spans the pre-colonial through the early national periods, preferably with a focus on Native peoples. We especially encourage those whose research/teaching engages question of race and/or gender to apply.”

URL: https://apply.interfolio.com/46472