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 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

Skidmore College Assistant Professorship in American Studies

Deadline: October 1

Length: Tenure track

Comments: “Candidates should be able to teach courses that cover a broad historical range and have the following specializations: race/ethnic studies and material culture.”

URL: https://careers.skidmore.edu/postings/3380

Harvard University Mahindra Humanities Center Postdoctoral Fellowship

Deadline: November 15 (December 6 for LOR)

Length: 1 year (2020-21)

Comments: Topic is “migration and the humanities.” “We welcome applications from scholars in all fields whose work innovatively engages with migration and the humanities. In addition to pursuing their own research projects, fellows will be core participants in the bi-weekly seminar meetings for both academic terms of the fellowship. Other participants will include faculty and graduate students from Harvard and other universities in the region, and occasional visiting speakers.” Applicants for 2020-21 fellowships must have received a doctorate or terminal degree in or after May 2017.

URL: https://academicpositions.harvard.edu/postings/9077

University of Pennsylvania Katz Center Postdoctoral Fellowship in Judaic Studies

Deadline: September 23

Length: 1 year (2020-21)

Comments: Inviting “applications from scholars pursuing research that revises, reframes, or expands our understanding of American Jews, their history, religious life, politics, culture, and experience. Possible topics may include but are not limited to: nationalism and sovereignty in globalizing contexts; religious experimentation and innovation; civil society and the state; constructions of gender, sexuality, and race; systems of jurisprudence and economics; aesthetic and cultural expression; linguistics; mobility, migrations, urbanism, and Jewish life in unexpected places.”

URL: https://katz.sas.upenn.edu/fellowships/fellowship-program/call-applications

California State University-Los Angeles Assistant Professorship in Asian American Studies

Deadline: October 1 (review begins)

Length: Tenure track (begins 2020)

Comments: Preferred: “Demonstrated training and expertise in one or more of the following: public health, food distribution and ethnic economy, population and demographics, urban enclave and community, social and political engagement, service learning, and/or oral history.”

URL: http://csucareers.calstate.edu/detail.aspx?pid=75160

University of Pennsylvania Wolf Humanities Center Mellon Postdoctoral Fellowship in the Humanities

Deadline: October 15

Length: 1 year (2020-21)

Comments: Theme is “CHOICE”

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