Category Archives: VAP

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 Minnesota-Manketo (Term) Assistant Professorship in Gender and Women’s Studies

Deadline: April 11

Length: 1 year

Comments: Preferred qualification: “Preparation to teach the department’s undergraduate courses, such as Introduction to Gender, Sex & Gender Worldwide, Feminist Thought, Violence and Gender, or Undergraduate Seminar for majors.”

URL: UM-Manketo GWS VAP

Pitzer College Visiting Assistant Professorship in Philosophy

Deadline: March 31

Length: 1 year

Comments: “We seek candidates who work in the area of Contemporary and 20th Century Continental Philosophy. A successful candidate should be competent to teach “Continental Thought” (an historical survey of post-Kantian Continental European philosophy). Ability to teach in value theory (broadly construed), Nonwestern philosophy or philosophy of race and gender would also be desirable.”

URL: https://pitzer.peopleadmin.com/postings/918

Oberlin College Visiting Assistant Professorship in US Latina/o History

Deadline: April 20

Length: 1 year

Comments: “The incumbent will teach a total of five courses in the area of U.S. Latina/o History, including a one-semester survey. Other classes might address the history of the US Mexico Borderlands, social movements, immigration, sexuality and race, and/or topics to the candidate’s area of specialization.”

URL: https://jobs.oberlin.edu/postings/4508

Knox College Visiting Assistant Professorship in Early Modern Literature

Deadline: March 8

Length: 1 year

Comments: Seeking candidates “with a strong interest in Shakespeare. Secondary fields (including but not limited to: early American, queer theory, multiethnic literatures, and/or film studies) are desirable.”

URL: https://www.knox.edu/employment-at-knox/faculty (scroll down)

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

Union College Visiting Assistant Professorship in French and Francophone Studies

Deadline: April 1

Length: 2 years

Comments: “Specialization open; interest in offering courses that contribute to the College’s interdisciplinary programs (Film Studies, Women’s and Gender Studies, Africana Studies, Latin American and Caribbean Studies) may be preferred.”

URL: https://www.union.edu/offices/human-resources/jobs/faculty/visiting-assistant-professor7.php