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African American Historian

Carleton College
Department: History

Carleton College invites applications for an open-rank (tenure-track or tenured) position in African American History to begin September 1, 2022. We welcome applications from all subfields of African American history. A Ph.D. in African American history or a related field is expected by the time of appointment. Teaching responsibilities will include surveys of African-American history, more specialized courses and seminars in the candidate’s areas of specialization and interest, and opportunities to advise theses and independent research.

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Application Deadline: August 15, 2021.
Do not post after: August 16, 2021

Associate Professor of Geography (Stockton & Mountain House)

San Joaquin Delta Community College District
Department: Geography

San Joaquin Delta Community College District is seeking a full-time tenure track faculty member in Geography. The ideal candidate will share in the college’s commitment to educating a racially and socioeconomically diverse student population.  San Joaquin Delta Community College District, as part of our Vision, “promotes a climate of respect and authentic engagement. We are culturally responsive to the needs of our diverse student body. We strive to increase and sustain equitable outcomes for all students. We recruit and retain quality employees who are reflective of our students and the community we serve, in addition to providing all personnel with equity and diversity training.” San Joaquin Delta College is a proud Chicanx/Latinx, and Hispanic-Serving Institution, Asian American and Native American Pacific Islander-Serving Institution, and Minority Serving Institution, serving over 20,000 students in the California Central Valley.

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Application Deadline: Open until filled
Do not post after: May 15, 2021

Consultant

ReD Associates
Department: Consulting

We are seeking exceptional graduates and experienced professionals with 2-4 years of relevant experience to join us in our office in New York. While we welcome applications across disciples, we especially invite those with a demonstrable strength in social sciences, such as anthropology, psychology, philosophy, sociology, and political science, to apply. To be successful at ReD, you must have an analytically sharp and empathetic mind and a professional work ethic that inspires and motivates people around you.

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Application Deadline: April 16, 2021.
Do not post after: April 16, 2021

Assistant Teaching Professor African American Studies

Bowling Green State University
Department: Ethnic Studies

Department of Ethnic Studies and School for Cultural and Critical Studies, Bowling Green State University (Main Campus). Department of Ethnic Studies and School for Cultural and Critical Studies invite applications for Assistant Teaching Professor (Qualified Rank Faculty, non tenure-track) position in African American Studies. Start date is August 2021.

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Application Deadline: May 3, 2021.
Do not post after: May 4, 2021

Assistant Professor of Africana Studies

Stockton University
Department: Office of Human Resources

The Africana Studies Program at Stockton University is seeking applicants for a full-time (10-month) Assistant Professor of Africana Studies to begin September 1, 2021. The Bachelor’s Degree Program in Africana Studies at Stockton University is a fairly new program where a new faculty member will have the opportunity to help shape the direction of the major. Screening of applications begins immediately and will continue until the position is filled.

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Application Deadline: April 12, 2021.
Do not post after: April 12, 2021

Director of Pan-African Studies

Clemson University
Department: History and Geography

The College of Architecture, Arts and Humanities (CAAH) at Clemson University seeks nominations and applications from accomplished scholars for the position of Director of Pan-African Studies. Rank open. Applicants should have a demonstrable commitment to interdisciplinarity, with a PhD in a field relevant to African American or Africana studies, diaspora, migration, and/or Black studies, and tenurable in a department currently housed in the College. The program in Pan-African Studies is currently undergoing a name change. The new director will play a central role in the reconceptualization of the curriculum and program expansion.

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Application Deadline: April 10, 2021.
Do not post after: April 10, 2021

Assistant or Associate Professor in African American Studies & Artificial Intelligence

University of Florida
Department: African American Studies Program

The African American Studies Program at the University of Florida, College of Liberal Arts and Sciences, invites applications for four full-time, tenure track, nine-month appointment, at the Assistant or Associate level and one position in Artificial Intelligence/Critical Race and Digital Studies, at the Assistant Professor level, in African American Studies as part of a nationally-focused cluster hire, to begin August 16, 2021. The five new faculty members will play a central role in moving the current program in African American Studies towards departmental status. We are, therefore, seeking candidates who have experience in curriculum and departmental development. The African American Studies Program seeks to hire faculty broadly engaged in research that is field-bridging, and which will add to our program’s intellectual diversity, as well as better reflect the interests of our undergraduate students.

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Application Deadline: Until filled
Do not post after: April 15, 2021

Assistant Professor of Africana Studies

California State University, Long Beach
Department: Africana Studies 

CSULB seeks to recruit faculty who enthusiastically support the University’s strong commitment to the academic success of all of our students, including students of color, students with disabilities, students who are first generation to college, veterans, students with diverse socio-economic backgrounds, and students of diverse sexual orientations and gender expressions.  CSULB seeks to recruit and retain a diverse workforce as a reflection of our commitment to serve the People of California, to maintain the excellence of the University, and to offer our students a rich variety of expertise, perspectives, and ways of knowing and learning.

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Application Deadline: Review of applications to begin March 15, 2021.  Position opened until filled or recruitment canceled
Do not post after: April 30, 2021

Tenure-track/Tenured Professors in the area of Africana Studies (two at the Assistant Professor level, one at open rank)

Drexel University
Department: History/Politics

The College of Arts and Science of Drexel University, a Carnegie R1-classified research institution located in Philadelphia, announces a cluster hire of 3 tenure-track faculty (two at the Assistant Professor level, one at open rank) in the area of Africana Studies, with an expected start date of September 1, 2021. Two of the appointments will have tenure homes in the Department of History, with the third potentially located in any Humanities and/or Social Science discipline within the College of Arts and Science. Joint appointments will be considered. The Africana Studies Program is housed in the Department of History which has particular strengths in the History of Science, Technology and the Environment, and in Global History. The minor in Africana Studies allows students across the University to gain an understanding of, and background in, the history and cultures of peoples of African descent in North and South America, the Caribbean, Africa, and elsewhere.

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Application Deadline: March 8, 2021.
Do not post after: April 30, 2021

Assistant Professor – Women’s, Gender & Sexuality Studies (Job Id: 40470)

University of Louisville
Department: Women’s, Gender & Sexuality Studies

The Departments of Women’s, Gender, and Sexuality Studies and Pan-African Studies at the University of Louisville invites applicants for a joint tenure-track position of Assistant Professor in early African American and Gender/Sexuality History, to begin August 1, 2021. Preferred candidates will hold a PhD in Women’s, Gender, and Sexuality Studies, African American Studies, History or a related field. Candidates with experience in collaborative or community engaged research are highly desired, as are those with the ability to contribute to the LGBTQ Minor in WGST. Women, minorities, and other underrepresented groups are urged to apply.

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Application Deadline: April 30, 2021.
Do not post after: April 30, 2021

Head/Professor

University of Illinois at Chicago
Department: Black Studies

The Department of Black Studies at the University of Illinois at Chicago (UIC) invites applications for the position of Head of the Department. We are seeking an innovative and dynamic leader with a distinguished record of scholarship in any area of African, African American Studies and/or African Diaspora studies broadly construed, and a commitment to interdisciplinary work. Black Studies (previously African American Studies) at UIC was founded in 1971 and has grown into a multidisciplinary department with 18 faculty and 5 faculty affiliates. Our faculty includes award-winning authors and scholars, nationally known policy analysts, and community activists engaged in pioneering work on race, racism, gender, sexuality, inequality, and the African Diaspora. The Department offers an undergraduate major and minor and an Interdisciplinary Graduate Concentration in Black Studies.

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Application Deadline: April 28, 2021.
Do not post after: April 28, 2021

Open Rank – Assistant/Associate/Full Professor

Northeastern University
Department: College of Social Sciences and Humanities

The College of Social Sciences and Humanities at Northeastern University seeks nominations and applications for several tenured or tenure-track faculty positions in the humanities and humanistic study of race and social justice with an expected start date of Fall 2021. Successful candidates will have a distinguished scholarly record and demonstrated potential for excellence in teaching and leadership. We are seeking scholars who work in the areas of African American history, contemporary African American cultural, textual, and artistic production, and/or performance. The college has a strong commitment to the public and digital humanities. We have a particular interest in scholars whose work focuses on race in the United States.

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Application Deadline: N/A.
Do not post after: May 1, 2021

Open Rank – Assistant/Associate/Full Professor

Northeastern University
Department: College of Social Sciences and Humanities

The College of Social Sciences and Humanities at Northeastern University at Northeastern University seeks nominations and applications for multiple tenured or tenure-track faculty positions in race, racism, anti-racism, structural inequality, and intersectionality, with a focus on issues of social justice. Expected start date is Fall 2021. Successful candidates will have a scholarly record using methodological approaches that work with qualitative, quantitative, or mixed methods to study social phenomena, including but not limited to questions pertaining to racial (in)justice, social inequities, health and environmental disparities.

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Application Deadline: Until Filled.
Do not post after: July 1, 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