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.”


Lyon College Visiting Assistant Professorship in French Language and Francophone Studies

Deadline: May 30

Length: Two years

Comments: To teach “all levels of French language, and advanced courses in Francophone studies (Caribbean, African, or Middle Eastern)”


Williams College Visiting Assistant Professorship in English — Postcolonial Literature and Theory

Deadline: May 13

Length: 1 year with the possibility of renewal

Comments: “Applications in related fields—colonial literature, global Anglophone and world literature, Caribbean, African, and Afro-diasporic literary studies, South Asian literary studies, and comparative literature—will also be considered.”


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. ”


Western Washington University Visiting Assistant Professorship in Religion, Culture, and Society in the Global South

Deadline: May 10

Length: 1 year

Comments: “The department’s specific preference is for a scholar with primary interests in Christianity in the Global South, and with a regional specialization in Africa, African diasporas, and/or Latin America.”


University of Virginia Visiting Faculty Position in Catholic Studies

Deadline: “Open until filled”

Length: 6 months to 1 year

Comments: Seeking candidates with the “ability to situate Catholicism within larger discussions of religion and democracy, as well as more specific theorizing of race and gender as constitutive of American Catholicism, are especially welcome, however.: