Huston-Tillotson University Assistant Professorship in English

Deadline: April 30, 2019 (posted on HigherEdJobs 7/29/19)

Length: Tenure track (apparently to start Autumn 2019)

Comments: “The primary responsibility of this tenure-track faculty member is teaching first-year reading and writing courses and core English courses, including Introduction to African American literature, Introduction to the Arts or Introduction to Creative Writing.”

URL: https://jobs.htu.edu/postings/802

Texas State University-San Marcos Assistant Professorship in Children’s and Young Adult Literature

Deadline: November 1

Length: Tenure track

Comments: “Teaching may include other courses in literature within the successful candidate’s areas of interest, with preference given to research/teaching in under-represented areas in children’s and young adult literature, including (but not limited to) African-American literature, literature of the African diaspora, Latinx literature, Native American literature, and LBGTQ literature.”

URL: https://jobs.hr.txstate.edu/postings/25832

University of Michigan-Ann Arbor Open Rank Professorship in American Studies/Ethnic Studies

Deadline: September 15

Length: Tenure track

Comments: “We seek a theoretically sophisticated and interdisciplinary scholar whose work is situated in American studies and/or critical ethnic studies, with interests inempire and militarization, settler colonialism, diasporic and transnational literatures, environmental humanities, and/or migration studies. The search will consider scholars whose work focuses on the U.S. as well as those who incorporate comparative and transnational frameworks in relation to the U.S.  The ideal candidate will possess cross-cutting interests and could teach topical courses aligned with Native American and Indigenous studies, and/or Arab American studies.”

URL: http://careers.umich.edu/job_detail/175634/asst_professor

University of California-Davis Assistant Professorship in Sociology – Latinx

Deadline: September 15

Length: Tenure track

Comments: Seeking “scholars who engage in theoretically-driven, empirical research on issues of importance to Latinx communities, particularly but not exclusively within the United States. We especially encourage applications from individuals whose research and teaching align with the department’s existing areas of strength, including race, ethnicity, and immigration; gender and sexuality; work and organizations; politics, governance, and public policy; health and social welfare; crime, law, and deviance; and comparative-historical sociology.”

URL: https://recruit.ucdavis.edu/JPF02963

University of Mississippi Instructional Assistant Professorship in African American Studies

Deadline: Unstated (position begins in August 2019)

Length: “The position includes a promotion ladder.”

Comments: “A PhD in discipline/field related to African American Studies and experience teaching college level courses is required.”

URL: https://careers.olemiss.edu/job/University-Instructional-Assistant-Professor-of-African-American-Studies-MS-38677/561092600/?feedId=291600&utm_source=HigherEdJobs&utm_campaign=OleMiss_HigherEdJobs

Grinnell College Assistant Professorship in African American Literature

Deadline: October 4

Length: Tenure track

Comments: “Research and teaching interests might include, but are not limited to: critical theory, film, or other interdisciplinary topics.”

URL: https://jobs.grinnell.edu/postings/2392

University of California-Los Angeles Assistant Professorship in European Languages and Transcultural Europe (1000-1700)

Deadline: October 21

Length: Apparently tenure track

Comments: ” We are especially interested in applicants who work on the connectivity of literary studies, visual and material cultures, with new methodological approaches such as experimental humanities (Digital/ Environmental / Medical / Urban), Mediterranean and North Atlantic Studies. We particularly welcome research on issues related to race, religion, and gender/sexuality.”

URL: https://recruit.apo.ucla.edu/JPF04672