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Assistant or Associate Teaching Professor – University of Washington Museology Graduate Program

University of Washington
Department: Museology Graduate Program

The Museology Graduate Program at the University of Washington seeks a full-time (100% FTE, 9-month service) non-tenured Assistant or Associate Teaching Professor. This position will specialize in museum collections and or exhibitions as they relate to new perspectives and practices in decentering white, normative culture in museums. Possible areas of focus include, but are not limited to, decolonization, cultural representation, interpretation, public history, or historical memory. All University of Washington faculty engage in teaching, research, and service.

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Application Deadline: January 15, 2021
Do not post after: January 16, 2021

Assistant Professor

University of Central Arkansas
Department: History

The University of Central Arkansas invites applications for a tenure-track assistant professorship in African American History. Successful candidate will teach Introduction to African/African American Studies surveys, American history surveys, and undergraduate courses in area of specialization. The department coordinates an interdisciplinary major & minor in African/African-American Studies. We especially welcome applicants who come from groups that are historically underrepresented in the professoriate and/or who have a demonstrable commitment to diversity and inclusion in teaching, scholarship, and service.

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Application Deadline: December 14, 2020
Do not post after: December 14, 2020

Assistant Professor, Tenure-Track

California State University Northridge
Department: Africana Studies

CSUN is committed to achieving excellence through teaching, scholarship, learning and inclusion. As both an AANAPISI & HSI (Asian American and Native American Pacific Islander Serving Institution & Hispanic Serving Institution), CSUN welcomes candidates whose experience in teaching, research, or community service has prepared them to contribute to our commitment to diversity and inclusive excellence. Our values include a respect for all people, building partnerships with the community and the encouragement of innovation, experimentation and creativity. CSUN strives to cultivate a community in which a diverse population can learn and work in an atmosphere of civility and respect. CSUN is especially interested in candidates who make contributions to equity and inclusion in the pursuit of excellence for all members of the university community.

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Application Deadline: Screening of applications will begin February 15, 2021. Priority will be given to applications received by January 10, 2021; however, the position will remain open until filled.
Do not post after: January 31, 2021

Assistant Professor, Systematic or Historical Theology

Loyola University Chicago
Department: Theology

The Department of Theology in the College of Arts and Sciences at Loyola University Chicago (LUC) invites applications for a full-time tenure-track position at the rank of Assistant Professor, for academic year 2021-22. The department seeks applicants with expertise in systematic or historical theology, conversant in the medieval, reformation, or early modern periods with an emphasis on contextual theologies of race, gender, or post-colonial theory. The department serves the university’s undergraduate core curriculum and offers undergraduate majors and minors in Theology and Religious Studies. The department also offers an M.A. in Biblical Languages and Literature, Christian Ethics, and Theological Studies, and Ph.D. concentrations in New Testament/Early Christianity, Ethics, and Theology.

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Application Deadline: Review of applications will begin on December 18, 2020 and continue until the position is filled.
Do not post after: January 15, 2021

Director of Africana Studies

Queens College
Department: School of Social Sciences

Director of the Africana Studies Program for a minimum of 6 years with the goal of strengthening and developing initiatives related to advancing the program, student engagement, alumni and community involvement, and fundraising. Regardless of research specialty, the candidate will be expected to teach both halves of the History Department’s African American History survey course, as well as other undergraduate and Master’s level courses in their field of expertise.

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Application Deadline: February 28, 2021
Do not post after: June 30, 2021

Assistant Professor – Adulthood & Aging

Purdue University
Department: Human Development and Family Studies

The Department of Human Development and Family Studies (HDFS) at Purdue University is searching for an Assistant or Associate Professor with expertise in adulthood and aging, broadly construed. We welcome applications from scholars with interests in developmental and/or family processes, programs that focus on (neuro) biological, psychological, social, and/or cultural influences, and research that is basic and/or applied.  Areas of expertise may include, but are not limited to developmental changes and transitions across adulthood; family issues that pertain to adults (e.g., grandparents raising grandchildren; relationship quality and maintenance in adulthood; transitions to empty nest, retirement; intergenerational relationships); and interventions to improve diverse aspects of quality of life in adulthood. Candidates must have a Ph.D. or comparable degree.

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Application Deadline: Open Until Filled
Do not post after: January 31, 2021

Early Childhood Education, Development, and Learning – Assistant/Associate Professor

Purdue University
Department: Human Development and Family Studies

The Department of Human Development and Family Studies (HDFS) at Purdue University is searching for an Assistant or Associate Professor with expertise in early childhood development, education, and learning (birth through 8 years). The ideal candidate would have expertise in Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics (STEM) learning and a programmatic line of research that is synergistic with existing faculty research in early learning, social, emotional, and/or regulatory development. Research portfolios that include children/families from underrepresented groups are encouraged. This is one of three open positions in the department. Candidates must have a Ph.D. in Human Development and Family Studies, psychology, early childhood or early elementary education, or an aligned area.

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Application Deadline: Open Until Filled
Do not post after: January 31, 2021

Family Diversity and Human Development – Assistant/Associate Professor

Purdue University
Department: Human Development and Family Studies

The Department of Human Development and Family Studies (HDFS) at Purdue University invites applications for an Assistant or Associate Professor (tenure track) beginning August 2021. We seek applicants who can contribute to promoting diversity in human development and family science. Ideal candidates would have expertise in one or more of the following areas: ethnic and cultural variations in families and development; the psychosocial experience of vulnerable and culturally diverse populations; disparities in underserved, under-represented populations; immigrant families; and families affected by poverty or other adverse circumstances. Applicants with research experience in adolescence are particularly welcomed. This position would complement existing work being conducted in the department on Latinx families, cross-cultural development, and dual-language learners. This is one of three open positions in the department.

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Application Deadline: Open Until Filled
Do not post after: January 31, 2021

Associate Professor of African American Studies

University of Colorado Boulder
Department: Ethnic Studies

The Department of Ethnic Studies at the University of Colorado Boulder invites applications for a tenured associate professor position in African American Studies. We are particularly interested in candidates who examine gender and sexuality, and have outstanding teaching and research records in Black feminism or Black queer studies. In line with building our newly established Ph.D. program in Comparative Ethnic Studies, we welcome comparative, interdisciplinary, and intersectional approaches and innovative theoretical and methodological perspectives. The successful candidate must have achieved tenure and promotion to the rank of associate professor by the Fall 2021 start date at their current institution.

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Application Deadline: January 14, 2021

Do not post after: January 16, 2021

Associate Professor or Professor

SUNY Cortland
Department: Africana Studies

Associate Professor or Professor of Africana Studies Africana Studies Department SUNY Cortland APPOINTMENT DATE: 09-01-2021 POSITION: full-time, tenure-track position in the School of Arts & Sciences, Africana Studies Department at the associate professor or professor rank. Africana Studies at SUNY Cortland is an interdisciplinary program designed to utilize the talents, knowledge, and experiences of faculty from across the schools of arts and sciences, education, and professional studies. Coursework in Africana Studies has been offered since the 1970s and the department was formally established in 2007.SUNY Cortland seeks a colleague who shares our commitment to working collaboratively to promote departmental growth in ways that will best serve our increasingly diverse student body.

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Application Deadline: Open Until Filled

Do not post after: December 31, 2020

Assistant Professor of Sociology and Africana Studies

Stetson University
Department: Sociology and Anthropology

Stetson University seeks candidates broadly trained in Sociology and Africana/African American/Black Studies for a full-time, tenure-track appointment in the Department of Sociology and Anthropology. This position involves teaching in the Africana Studies Program and the Sociology and Anthropology Department. Some desirable areas of expertise include (but are not limited to): a concentration or extensive work in the history and cultures of the African Diaspora; critical race studies; environmental racism; Black feminisms; critical criminology; and urban sociology. The ideal candidate is a teacher-scholar dedicated to modeling scholarship in the disciplines of African/African American/Black Studies and Sociology for undergraduate students, who engages students from diverse backgrounds, and who extends the diversity of their expertise into the community.

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Application Deadline: December 15, 2020

Do not post after: December 31, 2020

Tenure Track Assistant Professor

University of North Carolina Greensboro
Department: African American and African Diaspora Studies

The Program in African American and African Diaspora Studies at the University of North Carolina Greensboro seeks a Tenure Track Assistant Professor with a start date of August 1, 2021. We welcome applicants who conduct research in any area of African American and African Diasporic studies; preference will be given to candidates with a PhD or equivalent terminal degree with expertise in African American and/or African Diaspora Studies and related fields. Teaching experience is preferred. Candidates must demonstrate potential for excellence as a scholar-teacher, and publication of scholarly research is desirable.

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Application Deadline: Open

Do not post after: December 31, 2020

Assistant or Associate Professor, Health Sciences

California State University Dominguez Hills
Department: Health Science

The Department of Health Sciences, College of Health, Human Services, and Nursing at California State University, Dominguez Hills (CSUDH) invites applications for a Tenure-track position at the rank of Assistant or Associate Professor (Academic Year) with the appointment starting in Fall 2021. At CSUDH, we celebrate and respect diversity in all forms that include every race, religion, gender, ethnicity, veterans, people with varied abilities, and members of the LGBTQ+ community. CSUDH is seeking applications from candidates who can demonstrate experience in teaching and working with individuals from diverse backgrounds and contribute to the University’s mission, vision, and core values.

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Application Deadline: January 10, 2021

Do not post after: January 31, 2021

Assistant Professor- Tenure Stream (Race and Inequality)

University of Pittsburgh
Department: Department of Africana Studies

The Department of Africana Studies at the University of Pittsburgh invites applications for a tenure stream assistant professor faculty position in Race and Inequality in Black Communities in the United States (with a secondary focus on other countries of Africa and the African Diaspora welcomed but not required). This position will begin in Fall 2021 and is part of a wider cluster hire on “Race, Representation, and Anti-Black and Systemic Racism.” This position will focus on explicit analyses of race and inequality and their impact on Black communities from the candidate’s area of expertise.

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Application Deadline: December 11, 2020

Do not post after: December 31, 2020

Carter G. Woodson Institute for African-American and African Studies Pre-doctoral Fellow

University of Virginia
Department: The Carter G. Woodson Institute for African-American and African Studies

The Carter G. Woodson Institute for African-American and African Studies at the University of Virginia invites applications from scholars whose research focuses broadly on Africa and the African Diaspora, including but not limited to North America, the Caribbean, Latin America, and the African subcontinent. Special consideration will be given to applicants whose research is interdisciplinary in perspective. The two-year fellowship carries an annual stipend of $24,000, plus health insurance and is open to qualified candidates regardless of citizenship or current residence.

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Application Deadline: December 1, 2020

Do not post after: December 1, 2020

Carter G. Woodson Institute for African-American and African Studies Postdoctoral Research Associate

University of Virginia
Department: The Carter G. Woodson Institute for African-American and African Studies

The Carter G. Woodson Institute for African-American and African Studies at the University of Virginia invites applications from scholars whose research focuses broadly on Africa and the African Diaspora, including but not limited to North America, the Caribbean, Latin America, and the African subcontinent. Special consideration will be given applicants whose research is interdisciplinary in perspective. Research Associates receive funding for two years (beginning August 1, 2021 and ending July 31, 2023). In addition to research, post-doctoral associates will teach one course each year of the residency. The appointment carries the title of Research Associate and Lecturer and pays an annual (12 month) salary of $47,500, plus full-time benefits and is open to qualified candidates regardless of citizenship or current residence.

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Application Deadline: December 1, 2020

Do not post after: December 1, 2020

Tenure-track Assistant Professor of Africology and African American Studies

Eastern Michigan University
Department: Africology and African American Studies

The Department of Africology and African American Studies at Eastern Michigan University invites applications for a tenure-track Assistant Professor of Africology and African American Studies who focuses upon research methodologies in social and behavioral sciences, and/or on law and justice issues in the discipline. The department recently launched a Master of Arts in Africology and African American Studies. It also houses a Bachelor of Arts in Africology and African American Studies, and two certificate programs.

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Application Deadline: January 13, 2021

Do not post after: January 30, 2021

Assistant or Associate Professor Media Studies

Massachusetts Institute of Technology’s (MIT)
Department: Comparative Media Studies/Writing

The Massachusetts Institute of Technology’s (MIT) Program in Comparative Media Studies/Writing in the School of Humanities, Arts and Social Science in Cambridge, MA is seeking faculty of Media Studies starting July 1, 2021, or on a mutually agreed date thereafter. The search is for a candidate to be hired at the tenure-track Assistant Professor or Associate Professor without tenure level, commensurate on experience. The position will include an ambitious research agenda focused on the area of civic media; faculty responsibilities will include teaching in the Comparative Media Studies (CMS) graduate and undergraduate program, working with the CMS community on civic media issues and research, advising Master theses, and serving on departmental and university-wide committees. Candidates should have a Ph.D. in Media Studies with a record of publication and research activity in Civic Media by start of employment.

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Application Deadline: January 4, 2021

Do not post after: January 4, 2021

Associate or Full Professor/Department Chair

University of Massachusetts Amherst
Department: Afro-American Studies

The College of Humanities and Fine Arts at the University of Massachusetts Amherst seeks a dynamic senior scholar to lead its W.E.B. Du Bois Department of Afro-American Studies and develop its future planning and direction. Founded in 1970, it is one of the oldest, comprehensive degree-granting departments in the country. The duties of the chair include developing and implementing academic and scholarly activities for the department, planning finances and budgets, and supervising faculty, staff, and students in the department.

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Application Deadline: January 8, 2021

Do not post after: January 8, 2021

Assistant/Associate Professors (Africana Studies)

Southern Illinois University Carbondale
Department: College of Liberal Arts

The Department of Africana Studies is accepting applications for two positions at the rank of Assistant Professor and one position at the rank of Assistant or Associate Professor. These positions are 9-month, continuing, tenure track appointments. Tenure will be housed in the Department of Africana Studies with a joint appointment (49%) in either Anthropology, Art and Design, Communication Studies, English, History, Languages, Cultures & International Trade, Linguistics, Music, Philosophy, Political Science, Sociology, or Theater.

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Application Deadline: November 20, 2020

Do not post after: December 1, 2020

Assistant, Associate, or a Full Professor of African American History

Queens College, CUNY
Department: History

The History Department of Queens College, CUNY is conducting a search for an Assistant, Associate, or a Full Professor of African American history. Beginning in Fall 2021, the successful candidate will also serve as Director of the Africana Studies Program for a minimum of 6 years with the goal of strengthening and developing initiatives related to advancing the program, student engagement, alumni and community involvement, and fundraising. Regardless of research specialty, the candidate will be expected to teach both halves of the History Department’s African American History survey course, as well as other undergraduate and Master’s level courses in their field of expertise.

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Application Deadline: Open Until Filled with review to begin on October 1st.

Assistant Professor of African American History

Texas A&M University-San Antonio
Department: History

The Department of Communication, History, & Philosophy seeks applications from qualified candidates with a robust research agenda for a full-time, tenure-track appointment beginning in Fall 2021. Candidates with experience and/or interest in public history and digital humanities are preferred. This position will serve as the department’s liaison with the San Antonio African American Community Archive & Museum (SAAACAM), a nonprofit organization dedicated to the collection, preservation, and sharing of African American history and culture in the San Antonio region. The successful candidate also will direct student research projects, teach introductory and upper-level undergraduate History courses, and help prepare history and social studies teachers to meet the state of Texas’ new requirement for African American Studies curriculum in the high schools.

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Application Deadline: December 1, 2020

Do not post after: December 1, 2020