Category Archives: American Studies

Virginia Tech Assistant Professorship in Military History/War and Society

Deadline: December 1

Length: Tenure-track

Comments: “Geographical focus and chronological period are open. We particularly encourage applicants who take a War and Society approach to military history, covering such topics as the social, cultural, political, technological, and economic dimensions of warfare; civilian-military and homefront-battlefield relations; the impact of war on soldiers, civilians, veterans, and the environment; and the causes, commemoration, and consequences of war.” Seeking candidates with “an interest in contributing to one or more of the department’s strengths in public history, race and gender, and the history of science, technology, medicine, and environment.”

URL: https://listings.jobs.vt.edu/postings/80695

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Cornell University Open Rank Professorship in Asian American Studies

Deadline: October 31

Length: Tenure-track

Comments: “We are searching . . . across multiple fields within the humanities and the social sciences.” “We seek candidates with expertise in areas such as cinema and media studies, transnational Asian and Asian American cultural production, citizenship studies, immigration studies, political theory, environmental studies, ethnographic filmmaking, and gender studies.”
URL: https://academicjobsonline.org/ajo/jobs/9992

Colorado State University Assistant Professorship in Native American Studies

Deadline: November 1

Length: Tenure-track

Comments: “Examples of potential candidates’ areas of expertise in Native American Studies include but are not limited to: Indigenous methodologies, Indigenous knowledge systems, land rights and tribal sovereignty, contemporary literary and visual culture, history, health, Indigenous education and leadership, tribal governments, sociopolitical and political economy, decolonial feminism, settler colonialism, and heritage language revitalization.”

URL: https://jobs.colostate.edu/postings/50217

University of Texas-San Antonio Assistant Professorship in Pre-Civil War US History

Deadline: November 1

Length: Tenure-track

Comments: “Research and teaching interests in one or more of the following fields: African-American history, Atlantic World history, history of gender and sexuality/LGBTQI history, Native American history, and War Studies.”

URL: https://jobs.utsa.edu/postings/7400

University of Nevada-Reno Assistant Professorship in English

Deadline: October 18

Length: Tenure-track

Comments: Position is in “twentieth and twenty-first century U.S. Latinx and/or Chicanx literatures”; “The position will be a joint appointment in the English Department and the Gender, Race, and Identity Program.” “Secondary areas of specialization might include cultural studies, critical race theory, border theories and literatures, indigenous studies and literatures, feminist theory, queer theory, globalization and citizenship, migration, environmental humanities, visual studies, and film studies.”

URL: https://www.unrsearch.com/postings/25955

University of Colorado-Boulder Assistant Professorship in Women and Gender Studies

Deadline: November 30

Length: Tenure-track

Comments: Seeking “an interdisciplinary scholar whose work centers on issues of race/ethnicity in the United States for a tenure-track assistant professor position. We encourage applications from scholars trained in traditional disciplines as well as interdisciplinary fields such as American Studies, Ethnic Studies, Gender & Sexuality Studies, Latinx/Chicanx Studies, African-American/Africana Studies, Indigenous Studies, Critical Race Studies (including Queer of Color Critique), Diasporic Studies, Immigration Studies, and Borderlands Studies.

URL: https://cu.taleo.net/careersection/2/jobdetail.ftl?job=10127

University of Texas-Austin Assistant Professorship in Mexican American & Latina/o Studies

Deadline: October 23

Length: Tenure track

Comments: Seeking candidates who work “in the intersectionality of ChicanX, LatinX, and Mexican American Studies with Gender, Women’s, and/or Sexuality Studies

URL: https://apply.interfolio.com/44400