University of Michigan-Ann Arbor Assistant Professorship in Black Popular Culture

Deadline: October 7

Length: Tenure track

Comments: “Applicants with research and teaching interests in any aspect of the production and consumption of popular culture from the black diaspora with intersectional and interdisciplinary approaches are welcome. Areas of expertise may include (but are not limited to) music and spoken word, film and television, visual culture, and digital media. Emphasis will be given to scholars whose scholarship focuses on explorations of popular cultural practices within comparative or transnational frameworks. We encourage scholars in the fields of African-American, African, Afro-Latinx, Caribbean, and/or Transatlantic Studies across the Humanities and Social Sciences to apply.”

URL: http://careers.umich.edu/job_detail/174983/asst_professor

California State University-Long Beach Assistant Professorship in Human Development

Deadline: September 6

Length: Tenure track

Comments: Minimum qualifications include “Ph.D. in Human Development or an allied field such as Psychology, Sociology, Anthropology, or Health Sciences or related fields” and “Research and teaching focus on Black, African American, or African diaspora populations within a life-course perspective”

URL: https://academicjobsonline.org/ajo/jobs/13701

California State University-Long Beach Assistant Professorship in Modern World History

Deadline: November 1

Length: Tenure track

Comments: Required: “Ph.D. in History with specialization in Modern World history, with an emphasis in either the African Diaspora, the Islamicate, or South Asia”

URL: https://www.csulb.edu/academic-affairs/faculty-affairs/assistant-professor-of-modern-world-history-2575

California State University-East Bay Assistant Professorship in History

Deadline: September 15

Length: Tenure track

Comments: Specialty: “History of Migration in the Americas from 1492 to the independence movements in the Americas.” “A successful candidate will be able to teach upper division courses in the histories of enslaved people in this area up through the early 19th century.”

URL: https://apply.interfolio.com/61683

Bowie State University Assistant/Associate Professorship in English

Deadline: June 10

Length: Tenure track

Comments: Fields of specialization: African American Literature/Black Cultural Studies. Seeking candidates “with a focus on Black Diaspora Cultural Studies,
or closely related discipline; strong background in film studies and digital humanities is preferred”

URL: https://www.bowiestate.edu/files/resources/assistant-professor-of-english-aa-literature-and-b.pdf

Pennsylvania State University Tenure Track Positions (Various Fields)

Deadline: Review begins immediately; open until filled

Length: Tenure track

Comments: Positions open in the following fields: African Studies; African American Studies; Anthropology; Applied Linguistics; Asian Studies; Classics and Ancient Mediterranean Studies; Communication Arts and Sciences; Comparative Literature; Criminology; Economics; English; French and Francophone Studies; Germanic and Slavic Languages and Literatures; History; Jewish Studies; Labor and Employment Relations; Philosophy; Political Science; Public Policy; Psychology; Sociology; Spanish, Italian and Portuguese; and Women’s, Gender, and Sexuality Studies.

URL: https://psu.jobs/job/88055

Texas Christian University Associate Directorship in Comparative Race and Ethnic Studies

Deadline: June 10

Length: Unstated (non-tenure track)

Comments: “The Associate Director of Comparative Race & Ethnic Studies supports the department of Comparative Race & Ethnic Studies (CRES), which seeks to educate students, faculty, staff, and the larger community to critically examine race and ethnicity as an essential step in becoming ethical citizens and leaders in today’s global community.” Will teach one class per semester (“typically the CRES internship and field research class”). Must have MA in Ethnic Studies or related field.

URL: https://tcu.igreentree.com/CSS_External/CSSPage_JobDetail.ASP?T=20190603143629&