Category Archives: American Studies

Albright College Visiting Assistant Professorship in American Cultural Studies

Deadline: Unstated

Length: 1 year

Comments: “Candidates with scholarly expertise and teaching interests in American cultural studies using intersectional approaches, such as frameworks of race, gender, and sexuality, are particularly of interest. Candidates should specialize broadly in American studies and incorporate comparative and transnational frameworks relative to multiple communities or issues—African American, South Asian American, Arab American, Latino/a American, etc. We are especially interested in candidates who can teach media criticism, literary journalism or creative nonfiction.”

URL: http://www.albright.edu/hr/jobs.html#vapacs

University of Michigan Lectureship (III) in American Culture

Deadline: April 7

Length: Renewable

Comments: “We are seeking a broad range of interested applicants with training in American studies, ethnic studies, and/or related humanities and social science fields.  We are, however, particularly interested in individuals who might offer classes on U.S. political/social movements before 1965; LGBTQ studies; disability studies; and/or U.S. popular culture.”

URL: https://www.h-net.org/jobs/job_display.php?id=54748

College of the Holy Cross Postdoctoral Teaching Fellowship in the Study of Race and Ethnicity

Deadline: April 15

Length: 1 year with possible renewal for a second

Comments: “Fellows are offered the opportunity to enroll in courses offered by the Higher Education Consortium of Central Massachusetts’ Certificate in College Teaching Program, and to participate in a faculty development program that fosters excellence in teaching and scholarship.   The successful candidate will also be paired with one or more tenured Holy Cross faculty members for mentoring purposes. The Fellow will teach three courses per year through the Center for Interdisciplinary Studies.” “The position is open to candidates from any disciplinary background, but preference will be given to candidates with the ability to address issues related to the philosophical or psychological study of race and ethnicity or the intersection of art and race/ethnicity.  Ideally, candidates will be able to bridge disciplinary divides and contribute to one or more of our interdisciplinary programs in Africana Studies, Asian Studies, Latin American and Latino Studies, Peace and Conflict Studies, and Gender, Sexuality, and Women’s Studies.”

URL: https://apply.interfolio.com/41066

Peru State College Assistant Professorship in US History

Deadline: Review begins immediately

Length: Apparently tenure-track

Comments: “Research and teaching focus in American studies. While the area of concentration in American history is open, we are especially interested in candidates who have experience in women’s history, African-American history, labor history, socio-cultural history, or environmental history.”

URL: http://www.peru.edu/hr/?page_id=2766

Knox College Assistant Professorship in Women, Gender, and US History

Deadline: March 21

Length: 1 year

Comments: “Candidates should specialize in U.S. History since 1865 with fields in Women’s and Gender History. Preference given to candidates who are ready to teach the histories of traditionally underserved populations in the U.S.”

URL: https://www.knox.edu/employment-at-knox/faculty

Colorado State University-Pueblo Assistant Professorship in Spanish and Chicano Studies

Deadline: March 9

Length: Tenure-track

Comments: Must have “Expertise in Chicano Studies”; preference for “Expertise in Women Studies

URL: https://www.csupueblo.edu/human-resources/employment/current-opportunities.html