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

Bucknell Assistant Professorship in American Politics

Deadline: September 23

Length: Tenure track

Comments: “We seek candidates whose scholarly and teaching interests include race and ethnic politics in the U.S.”

URL: http://careers.bucknell.edu/cw/en-us/job/496366/tenuretrack-position-in-political-science-american-politics

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

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

University of South Carolina-Beaufort Predoctoral/Postdoctoral Fellowship in Reconstruction Era Studies

Deadline: July 19

Length: 1 year (2019-20) with the possibility of renewal

Comments: “An advanced degree and research focus centrally related to Reconstruction and/or 19th century US history is required. ABD candidates are eligible for appointment as Pre-Doctoral Fellow.”

URL: https://uscjobs.sc.edu/postings/59844

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

Fisk University Assistant/Associate Professorship in American Literature

Deadline: Review begins immediately (posted on Vitae 6/19)

Length: Tenure track

Comments: “Position includes teaching in American Literature inclusive of Composition courses as well as opportunities teach in the evolving areas of African American Literature and Harlem Renaissance.”

URL: https://www.paycomonline.net/v4/ats/web.php/jobs/ViewJobDetails?job=17832&clientkey=5B5393E4F1FF2CA8E1F8FA272D4E5840