Tenure-Track, Assistant Professor Specializing in Africana Psychology/Sociology with a Focus on African America or the African Diaspora – Department of Africana Studies at San Diego State University

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The Department of Africana Studies at San Diego State University seeks applications for a tenure-track, assistant professor specializing in Africana Psychology/Sociology with a focus on African America or the African Diaspora.  The successful candidate should be prepared to strengthen the department’s social science curriculum (Africana Psychology/Sociology), offer and/or design general education and specialized courses on the […]


Assistant Professor, Critical Black Studies/Literature, Department of African American Studies

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The Department of African American Studies at the University of California, Irvine invites applications for a full-time, tenure track, Assistant Professor in the field of critical Black studies and/or literature of the African Diaspora. Candidates may hold a Ph.D. in any field (completed by the start date of July 1, 2018), but must demonstrate scholarly expertise […]


Postdoctoral Fellowship “Contemporary Literary Legacies of Slavery”

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DESCRIPTION In connection with the research project Reading Slavery – Comparative Studies of the Literature of the Transatlantic Slave Trade (readingslavery.au.dk) at the Department of Comparative Literature, Aarhus University, the School of Communication and Culture invites applications for a postdoctoral fellowship (one year). The appointment begins on 1 January 2018 or as soon as possible thereafter The […]


Open Rank, Tenure-Track Black Political Thought/Black Critical Theory – Bucknell University 

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The Africana Studies Program at Bucknell University invites applications for an open rank, tenure-track position to begin August 2018. The substantive area is Black Political Thought and/or Black Critical Theory, with a strong focus on social and political injustice as they pertain to the global black experience. The successful candidate will teach both introductory and […]


Assistant, Associate or Full Professor in Dances of the African Diaspora and Community Engagement – University of Kansas

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Title Code: 23000 or 22500 or 21000 Position Number: 00002333 Department: Dance / 2118000 Location: Lawrence FTE: 1.0 Reg/Temp: Regular FLSA: Exempt – Faculty Initial Appointment: August 18, 2018 Funding: 2118000-099   Position Overview: The University of Kansas seeks a tenured or tenure-track faculty member in Dances of the African Diaspora and Community Engagement. This […]


Assistant Professor of 19th-Century African American Literature

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The University of Oregon’s Department of English invites applications for a tenure-track position of Assistant Professor in 19th-Century African American Literature to begin fall 2018. We seek candidates specializing in any aspect of African American literature and culture before 1900. We welcome applications from scholars working on print culture, periodization, the recovery of understudied texts, […]


Assistant or Advanced Assistant Professor in African American and African Diasporic Literatures in Department of English at Clemson University 

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The Department of English at Clemson University invites applicants for the position of Assistant or Advanced Assistant Professor in African American and African Diasporic Literatures, commencing August 2018. We especially seek candidates with research and teaching interests in comparative approaches to literary and cultural studies of the 1920s-present. Applicants should provide evidence of a strong record of publication […]


Fellowship Programs 2018-2019 – The Lapidus Center for the Historical Analysis of Transatlantic Slavery at the Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture

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The Lapidus Center for the Historical Analysis of Transatlantic Slavery at the Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture, The New York Public Library is now accepting applications for its 2018-2019 fellowship programs. Long-term fellowships are open to post-doctoral scholars studying the slave trade, slavery, and anti-slavery in the Atlantic World.   Fellows must devote full time to their […]


Africana Research Center Director – Penn State

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The Pennsylvania State University, College of the Liberal Arts, invites applications and nominations for the position of Director of the Africana Research Center (ARC).  The position is to be filled at the rank of tenured Associate Professor or Professor, effective July 1, 2018.  The mission of the ARC is to encourage and support research and scholarship […]


Open-Rank Position in Afro-Caribbean and African Diaspora Studies – Dartmouth College – African and African American Studies

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Location: Hanover, NH: https://apply.interfolio.com/44943 The African and African American Studies (AAAS) Program at Dartmouth College invites applications for an open-rank position in Afro-Caribbean and African Diaspora Studies, with a preference for historians and social scientists. The position begins on July 1, 2018. We are interested in innovative scholars whose work interfaces with a variety of geographical […]