Category Archives: January 2017 deadline

Rhodes College Assistant Professorship in Religious Studies

Deadline: Review begins 1/11 (posted on HigherEdJobs 1/11)

Length: Tenure-track

Comments: “The successful candidate will teach upper-level courses in African American religion and theology needed for an undergraduate curriculum in religious studies. The candidate will also teach first-year core curriculum courses (as part of the “Life: Then and Now” and/or “The Search for Values in Light of Western History and Religion” programs: www.rhodes.edu/humanities ). Courses may also be cross-listed with such interdisciplinary programs as Africana Studies, Gender and Sexuality Studies, and Urban Studies.”

URL: http://www.Click2apply.net/v427hqkk8c

University of California-Riverside Assistant Professorship in Medical Cultural Anthropology

Deadline: January 16

Length: Tenure-track

Comments: “The department seeks applications from broadly trained biomedical and critical medical anthropologists who are concerned with social inequalities (race, gender, class) and culturally constructed notions of well-being, health, and illness. The ideal candidate’s research and teaching should inform one or more of the departmental foci: (1) transnationalism, migration, and global processes; (2) indigenous, gender, and human rights in capitalist or postsocialist societies; (3) sociocultural contours of care; and/or 4) contemporary culture change in a context of political economy.”

URL: http://main.hercjobs.org/jobs/8657066/assistant-professor-in-medical-cultural-anthropology

University of Florida Visiting Assistant Professorship in African American Studies

Deadline: January 9

Length: “renewable”

Comments: “Disciplinary backgrounds may include, but are not restricted to African American Studies, African American Women’s Studies, Anthropology, Caribbean Studies, Criminal Justice, History, Legal Studies, Philosophy, Political Science, Psychology, Religion, and/or Sociology.”

URL: http://explore.jobs.ufl.edu/cw/en-us/job/500856?lApplicationSubSourceID

Northern Arizona University Lectureship in Transnational Feminism

Deadline: January 4

Length: Unstated

Comments: “We particularly encourage applications from candidates whose work focuses on an innovative and rigorous interdisciplinary approach to teaching about the Global South and/or Indigeneity. Applicants with disciplinary emphases on one or more themes such as, Islam, gender, and sexuality; reproductive justice and sexual, queer, and/or trans politics; sexuality and settler colonialism; indigenous feminism; gender and diaspora are strongly encouraged to apply.”

URL: NAZ TransFem job

Western Connecticut University Assistant Professorship in Philosophy and Humanistic Studies

Deadline: January 20

Length: Tenure-track

Comments: “All specializations are welcome but the ability to teach courses in the following areas will be particularly valuable: philosophy of women and gender; applied ethics (e.g. health care ethics, business ethics, environmental ethics); non-Western philosophy (e.g. Buddhist philosophy, Islamic philosophy); philosophical aesthetics (e.g. philosophy of art, philosophy of music, philosophy of film); interdisciplinary approaches to sustainability and other environmental issues; interdisciplinary approaches to art and aesthetics”

URL: https://www.higheredjobs.com/myHigherEdJobs/Agent/details.cfm?JobCode=176400784&Title=Assistant%20Professor%20of%20Philosophy%20%26%20Humanistic%20Studies

Guilford College Assistant Professorship in Islam

Deadline: January 20

Length: Tenure-track

Comments: Seeking candidates “with the ability to teach courses in religious ethics, Bible, and/or Judaism [and] who is able to address economic, racial, gender, and political issues within a diverse global context from a Religious Studies perspective.” “Special consideration will be given to applicants who can support Guilford’s interdisciplinary programs, such as African and African-American Studies, International Studies, Peace and Conflict Studies, and Women’s Gender and Sexuality Studies.”

URL: https://guilford.peopleadmin.com/postings/1997

Oberlin College Assistant Professorship in Comparative American Studies and LGBTQ Studies/Queer Theory

Deadline: January 30

Length: Tenure-track

Comments: The GSF program “offers a comprehensive interdisciplinary major exploring how gender, race, class, and sexuality are represented in relation to ethnicity, nationality, politics, health, and other categories of human experience.”

URL: https://jobs.oberlin.edu/postings/3968