Category Archives: Term appointment

University of Alabama-Birmingham Visiting Assistant Professorship in Sociology

Deadline: July 31

Length: 1 year

Comments: “Candidates with broad teaching interests that include, but not limited to, social psychology, sports, race, urban and gender are encouraged to apply.”



University of Massachusetts-Amherst Lectureship in African American History

Deadline: July 18 (priority)

Length: “Initial one-year appointment with the possibility of renewal contingent upon satisfactory performance and funding.”

Comments: “While we are open to all specializations within African-American History, we are particularly interested in candidates who could teach undergraduate courses in one or more of the following areas: antebellum US, Civil War, Reconstruction, intellectual and cultural history, and women’s history.”


Grand Valley State University Visiting Assistant Professorship in Global Studies

Deadline: September 27

Length: 1 year

Comments: “Areas of expertise could include: global inequality, migration, trans-nationalism, global health, global communication, environment/sustainability, human rights, gender, race or ethnicity.” Preferred: “Ability to contribute to an additional existing interdisciplinary program within the college, particularly area programs in Middle East Studies, East Asian Studies, African/African American Studies, Latin American and Latino/a Studies, or topical areas in Digital Studies minor.”


Dickinson College Visiting Assistant Professorship in Women’s, Gender, and Sexuality Studies/American Studies

Deadline: March 26

Length: 1 year

Comments: “Specifically, candidates will need to teach Intro to WGSS, Intro to Sexuality Studies and a WGSS transnational elective”; “The Women’s, Gender and Sexuality Studies and American Studies interdisciplinary curricula enable students to develop a rich and complex understanding of the range of gendered experiences, underscoring differences based on class, race, culture, nationality, ethnic origin, religion, age, and sexual identity.


Case Western Reserve University Visiting Assistant Professorship in US History

Deadline: April 16

Length: 1 year; possible renewal for a 2nd pending budgetary approval

Comments: ” Topical and chronological fields are open, with a preference for candidates who can teach courses in cultural history that include questions of gender and who can teach both beginning and advanced undergraduates as well as graduate students in US history.”


Gustavus Adolphus College Visiting Assistant Professorship in US History – Women/Gender/Race

Deadline: March 23

Length: 2 years

Comments: “Candidates who can teach race in America in intersection with women/gender history are most preferred.”


Wartburg University Visiting Assistant Professorship in History

Deadline: Unstated (posted on H-Net 1/25)

Length: 1 year, renewable up to 3

Comments: Must have “Ph.D. in history, with specialty in Ancient/Medieval European and Pre-Modern World history, including Gender/Women’s/Sexuality”