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.”


Earlham College Visiting Assistant Professorship in Art History

Deadline: Review begins immediately (posted on HigherEdJobs 4/2)

Length: 1 year

Comments: “All areas of specialization will be considered. A concentration in Modern/Contemporary Art or the History of Craft is preferred.” We “particularly welcome scholars eager to contribute to the College’s interdisciplinary programs in Women’s, Gender, Sexuality Studies, African and African American Studies, Peace and Global Studies, or Museum Studies.”


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.”


University of North Carolina-Asheville Visiting Assistant Professorship in English

Deadline: April 15

Length: 1 year

Comments: “Candidates should have a Ph.D. in English with a specialty in creative writing and either African American literature, Postcolonial literature, or Queer literature in hand by May 2019.”


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 Tennessee-Chattanooga Visiting Lectureship in American History

Deadline: April 8

Length: 1 year with possibility of renewal

Comments: ”

Ability to contribute to the Africana Studies program and/or teach courses in Atlantic World history, a plus.”


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.”