Category Archives: Comparative Literature

California State University-East Bay Assistant Professorship in LatinX/Asian American Literature

Deadline: October 15

Length: Tenure-track

Comments: “The successful candidate will teach undergraduate and graduate courses in LatinX or Asian American literature. We are particularly interested in candidates who value engagement with issues of race and ethnicity, gender and sexuality.”

URL: https://apply.interfolio.com/51688

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Trinity College Assistant Professorship in American Studies

Deadline: November 16

Length: Tenure-track

Comments: “The American Studies Program at Trinity College will appoint an innovative scholar whose research and teaching locates American culture and events within a transnational approach. Candidates may work in any period, but preference will be given to those whose work centers on social justice in a world-historical context. The successful candidate contributes to other departments and interdisciplinary programs, such as English, Environmental Science, History, International Studies, Sociology, and/or Women, Gender, and Sexuality.”

URL: https://chroniclevitae.com/jobs/130590-F00106

Wesleyan University Assistant/Associate Professorship in African American Studies

Deadline: October 1

Length: Tenure-track

Comments: “We welcome applicants with a scholarly focus in history or literature. We especially seek candidates whose teaching and research engages with critical race and Black feminist and queer theories, emancipatory politics, environmental justice, or science and medicine.”

URL: https://careers.wesleyan.edu/postings/6454

Mt. Holyoke College Assistant Professorship in Spanish, Latina/o, and Latin American Studies

Deadline: November 1

Length: Tenure-track

Comments: “The successful candidate will teach 4 courses per academic year (2/2) for Spanish (which may include beginning levels to more advanced courses in language, literature, and culture, taught in Spanish), and Latin American Studies (taught in Spanish or English); and will be expected to collaborate with colleagues in (inter)disciplinary fields such as Latina/o Studies, Africana Studies, Anthropology, Film Studies, Gender Studies and Politics”

URL: https://jobs.mtholyoke.edu/index.cgi?&JA_m=JASDET&JA_s=695

Rutgers University Postdoctoral Fellowship in Race and Gender History

Deadline: March 15

Length: 1 year

Comments: “The theme for the seminar series is “Black Bodies” and the seminar seeks to pull together several interdisciplinary frames of inquiry about ‘black bodies’ in various times, spaces, and geographies. Attentive to the intersections/assemblages of race, gender and sexuality, the seminar asks and invites questions concerning the many ways in which black bodies are subject to epistemic, historical, archival, state/non-state, biopolitical, and praxes of violence and erasure in global configurations.”

URL: http://apply.interfolio.com/47914

Indiana University Open Rank Professorship in Race, Migration and Indigeneity

Deadline: December 8 “for best consideration” (posted on Higher Ed Jobs 12/8)

Length: Tenure-track

Comments: “Candidates should be innovative scholar-teachers who conceptualize race/ethnicity, migration, and indigeneity in intersectional ways and who work to cross-pollinate ideas among various fields of inquiry. 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/5165