Alabama A&M University Assistant Professorship in English

Deadline: “Open until filled”; posted on HigherEdJobs 4/30

Length: Unstated; apparently tenure track

Comments: “We seek a specialist in writing/composition and are especially interested in candidates with expertise in one or more of the following additional areas: African American Literature, Humanities, and/or world literatures.”


Montclair University Assistant Professorship in History

Deadline: Unstated (posted 4/30)

Length: Apparently tenure-track

Comments: Incumbent will be “responsible for teaching the first half of the United States history survey course (pre-contact to 1876) and specialized courses on Native American history.”


Scripps College Assistant Professorship in Religious Studies

Deadline: October 1 (to begin Fall 2020)

Length: Tenure track

Comments: Seeking candidates “with a specialization in early Christian studies. Preference will be given to applicants with temporal and geographic range, whose research and teaching engage with critical theory (e.g., postcolonial, decolonial, and/or queer theory) as well as Africana Studies.”


University of Massachusetts-Lowell Assistant/Associate Professorship in Interdisciplinary Studies

Deadline: May 3

Length: Tenure track

Comments: “While the area of specialization is open, the ideal candidate should demonstrate a clear and active research agenda in an interdisciplinary field(s)”; “Desired but not required are secondary specializations in ethnic studies, diasporic studies, and/or studies of migration. ”


New Jersey City University Open Rank Professorship in African and African American Studies

Deadline: “Open until filled”

Length: Tenure-track

Comments:  “This position is a dual-appointment in the African & African-American Studies and the Lee Hagan Africana Studies Center.” The position includes directorship of the Hagan Center. “Candidates should have an earned doctorate in African & African-American Studies or a related field, with a concentration or extensive work in the history of the African Diaspora, particularly Blacks in the U.S., the Caribbean, or Latin America.”


Newberry College Assistant Professorship in English

Deadline: Review begins immediately (posted on HigherEdJobs 3/29)

Length: Tenure track

Comments: Specialty in modern/contemporary American literature. “Expertise in African American literature is desirable.”


University of Arkansas- Fort Smith Assistant Professorship in History

Deadline: April 26

Length: Unstated; apparently tenure-track

Comments: “Will teach upper and lower level courses within the specialized areas of Civil War and Reconstruction, and in secondary field of Latin American History.”