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

Franklin College Assistant Professorship in History

Deadline: September 16

Length: Tenure track

Comments: “The ideal candidate is a generalist with expertise in European history who can teach an introductory level course on World History since 1750, an upper level course in European history, and courses in their area of specialization. Preference will be given to candidates that can teach the history of colonialism or survey courses in East Asia and/or Africa.”

URL: https://franklincollege.edu/wp-content/uploads/2019/07/Job-2019_HIS-Faculty-Position-Announcement.pdf

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

Rollins College Assistant Professorship in Latin American History

Deadline: September 30

Length: Tenure track

Comments: “All specializations are welcome. The department is especially interested in scholars who have geographical or temporal breadth, including, but not limited to, transpacific or transatlantic history or the history of the African diaspora.”

URL: https://jobs.rollins.edu/en-us/job/492909/assistant-professor-history

College of New Jersey Assistant Professorship in Women’s, Gender, and Sexuality Studies

Deadline: September 13

Length: Tenure track

Comments: “The candidate’s research and teaching should support the department’s emphasis on intersectionality and anti-racism; contribute to enhancing the multiracial, multiethnic, multiregional, and multigender scope of the curriculum; and enhance existing and emerging curricular partnerships with other disciplines, including Education, Public Health, STEM/STEAM, Disability Studies, Psychology, Sociology, Environmental Studies, and International Studies.  Specific areas of interest include Latinx/Afro-Latinx Feminisms; Asian and Asian-American feminisms; Lesbian/Queer Women’s Studies; Trans Studies; and Critical Masculinity Studies. Experience in community-based or action research and in organizing or training for social justice activism is a plus.”

URL: https://chm.tbe.taleo.net/chm03/ats/careers/v2/viewRequisition?org=TCNJ&rid=1015&cws=37&source=Higher_Ed

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: “Research and teaching focus on Black, African American, or African diaspora populations within a life-course perspective”

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