Category Archives: Cultural Studies

University of Wisconsin-Madison Open Rank Professorship in Gender and Sexuality in African Cultural Studies

Deadline: December 2

Length: Tenure-track

Comments: Preferred: “research in southern Africa and/or in Francophone west/central Africa.” “Ph.D. in Gender & Women’s Studies, African Studies, Anthropology, Cultural Studies, Performance Studies, or a closely related discipline is required.”

URL: http://jobs.hr.wisc.edu/cw/en-us/job/499460/professor-of-gender-sexuality-in-african-cultural-studies

Emory University Fox Center for Humanistic Inquiry Post-Doctoral Fellowships 2019-20

Deadline: January 16

Length: 1 year

Comments: Candidates “must have the Ph.D. in hand before the submission of their applications”; fellowships “are awarded to those who have held the Ph.D. for no more than six years before receiving the fellowship”

URL: http://fchi.emory.edu/home/fellowships/programs.html

University of Massachusetts-Boston Assistant Professorship in Women’s, Gender, and Sexuality Studies

Deadline: October 30

Length: Tenure-track

Comments: Joint position between the “Department of Women’s, Gender, and Sexuality Studies and the MS Program in Transnational Cultural and Community Studies”; “We are seeking candidates who specialize in queer/sexuality studies and critical ethnic studies. We particularly welcome candidates with research areas that include—but are not limited to—sexuality studies and critical race theory, settler colonialism and indigenous studies, imperialisms, and postcolonial studies.”

URL: http://employmentopportunities.umb.edu/boston/en-us/job/496026/assistant-professor

Rutgers University Assistant Professorship in Korean Studies

Deadline: December 1

Length: Tenure-track

Comments: “Applications are invited from any of the key areas of Korean Studies, including literature, history, cultural studies, gender & sexuality studies, visual & popular culture, film and new media studies.”

URL: https://jobs.rutgers.edu/postings/74052

Berea College Assistant Professorship in Latina/o/x Studies

Deadline: November 1

Length: Tenure-track

Comments: “Berea encourages applications from candidates engaged in multiple disciplinary and theoretical approaches, particularly those in cultural studies, gender and sexuality, race and ethnicity, popular culture, media studies, and migration.”

URL: https://www.higheredjobs.com/myHigherEdJobs/Agent/details.cfm?JobCode=176804547&Title=Tenure%2Dtrack%20Position%20in%20Latino%2Fa%2Fx%20Studies

University of Maryland-Baltimore County Assistant Professorship in Latinx/Indigenous Sovereignty, Human Rights, Violence

Deadline: November 19

Length: Tenure-track

Comments: “The successful candidate should have demonstrated experience teaching core gender and women’s studies courses at the undergraduate level [and] a sub-speciality in Latinx or Indigenous sovereignty, human rights, and/or violence”

URL: https://apply.interfolio.com/51253

University of Pennsylvania Katz Center for Advanced Judaic Studies Postdoctoral Fellowship

Deadline: October 31

Length: 1 year

Comments: Theme is “The Jewish Home: Dwelling on the Domestic, the Familial, and the Lived-In.” “Relevant topics may include the history of domestic architecture and material culture, anthropological research into kinship, parenting, gender roles, and master-servant relationships; literary instantiations of the home as an object of memory and imagination; representations of Jewish domesticity in the visual arts, including theater, film, and television; the analysis of Jewish law as it relates to family life and sex; the economics of consumption and display; the ritual study of the life cycle as it plays out in domestic contexts; and urban studies that approach the home as part of neighborhoods or larger social contexts.”

URL: https://katz.sas.upenn.edu/fellowship-program/next-year

University of Pennsylvania Mellon Postdoctoral Fellowship in the Humanities 2019-20

Deadline: October 15

Length: 1 year

Comments: Theme is Kinship. “You must have your degree in hand or have passed your defense no later than December 2018 to be eligible.”

URL: https://wolfhumanities.upenn.edu/fellowships/andrew-w-mellon-postdoctoral-fellowship-humanities

University of Singapore Assistant Professorship in Contemporary Japanese Society

Deadline: July 31 (posted 6/28)

Length: Tenure-track (January 2109 start)

Comments: Focus on gender studies preferred. “Applicants should have a relevant Ph.D. in sociology, anthropology, cultural or area studies, with a focus on Japan.”

URL: http://www.fas.nus.edu.sg/jps/people/career.html