Archive for August, 2019

New York University — Clinical Psychologist I

New York University — Clinical Psychologist I

Provide clinical assessment, short-term psychotherapy, group therapy, and crisis intervention to student population; oversee psychology residents and externs.

The University of Delaware — Open Rank Position in Nineteenth-Century African-American History / American Slavery

The University of Delaware — Open Rank Position in Nineteenth-Century African-American History / American Slavery

The Department of Africana Studies at the University of Delaware invites applications for an open rank position in Nineteenth-Century African-American History/American Slavery.

Emory University — Twentieth Century African American History - Open Rank

Emory University — Twentieth Century African American History – Open Rank

The Department of African American Studies at Emory University, Atlanta, GA, invites applications for an open rank tenured/tenure-track position in 20th century African American history.

The University of Tampa — Assistant Professor of Communication

The University of Tampa — Assistant Professor of Communication

The Communication Department within the College of Arts and Letters at The University of Tampa seeks candidates for a full-time, tenure-track assistant professor for the Communication, Media, and Culture major to begin August 15, 2020. 

Valparaiso University — Residential Postdoctoral Fellowship, Humanities and the Arts

Valparaiso University — Residential Postdoctoral Fellowship, Humanities and the Arts

We offer up to two two-year residential postdoctoral teaching fellowships in all areas of the Humanities and the Arts for 2020-2022 for scholars seriously considering academic careers in church related institutions.

University of Toronto Mississauga — Assistant Professor, Forensic Epistemology

University of Toronto Mississauga — Assistant Professor, Forensic Epistemology

The Forensic Science Program invites applications for a full-time tenure stream appointment in the area of Forensic Epistemology at the rank of Assistant Professor, with a specialization intersecting philosophy, psychology, ethics, law, and criminology.

Massachusetts Institute of Technology — Tenure-Track Assistant Professor, Biology

Massachusetts Institute of Technology — Tenure-Track Assistant Professor, Biology

The successful candidate will be provided with a generous start-up package to complement outstanding laboratory and office space, as well as access to state-of-the-art core facilities including advanced flow cytometry, microscopy, BSL-3 facilities and an extensive clinical specimen repository.

Miami University — Assistant / Associate Professor in Student Affairs in Higher Education

Miami University — Assistant / Associate Professor in Student Affairs in Higher Education

Assistant/Associate Professor (tenure-track) in Student Affairs in Higher Education to teach in the Student Affairs and Higher Education program; maintain an active research agenda; advise and mentor students and supervise dissertations; and provide service to the institution.

Student-Operated Physical Therapy/Occupational Therapy Clinic Opens at Tennesee State

Student-Operated Physical Therapy/Occupational Therapy Clinic Opens at Tennesee State

There are now 38 student-run physical therapy clinics at colleges and universities nationwide. But the clinic at Tennessee State University in Nashville is the first such clinic at a historically Black college or university.

Three African American Scholars Who Have Been Assigned New Roles

Three African American Scholars Who Have Been Assigned New Roles

Taking on new assignments are Michael Strickland of Boise State University in Idaho, Narketta Sparkman-Key at Old Dominion University in Norfolk, Virginia, and Frederick A. Williams Jr. at Kentucky State University.

Morgan State University to Build a New Student Housing Facility to Address Growing Student Body

Morgan State University to Build a New Student Housing Facility to Address Growing Student Body

The new student housing facility will add between 700 and 900 beds to accommodate the university’s growing student body. It will be located on Morgan’s South Campus, adjacent to the site of the Thurgood Marshall Apartment Complex.

Sandra Barnes Wins the  the Cox-Johnson-Frazier Award From the American Sociological Association

Sandra Barnes Wins the the Cox-Johnson-Frazier Award From the American Sociological Association

Awarded since 1971, the Cox-Johnson-Frazier Award is one of the annual honors given by the ASA to an individual for their work in the intellectual traditions of Oliver Cox, Charles S. Johnson and E. Franklin Frazier, three African American scholars.

HBCU Partners With a State University to Educate Future Teachers About Social Justice

HBCU Partners With a State University to Educate Future Teachers About Social Justice

The department of education at Winston-Salem State University has partnered with the Reich College of Education at Appalachian State University in Boone, North Carolina, to help future teachers develop social justice dispositions while exploring school and community diversity.

Nine African Americans Who Have Been Appointed to Administrative Posts in Higher Education

Nine African Americans Who Have Been Appointed to Administrative Posts in Higher Education

Here is this week’s roundup of African Americans who have been appointed to new administrative positions at colleges and universities throughout the United States.

Bergen Community College — Career & Technical Education Non-Traditional Student Success Coach / Facilitator

Bergen Community College — Career & Technical Education Non-Traditional Student Success Coach / Facilitator

This Perkins-funded position will provide counseling/advising for Perkins-funded programs and will coordinate, plan, develop and deliver comprehensive advising, academic and financial aid support to all non-traditional CTE enrolled students.

Bergen Community College — Associate Dean, High School and College Partnerships

Bergen Community College — Associate Dean, High School and College Partnerships

The Associate Dean of High School and College Partnerships oversees all staff, daily program functions and operations.

Bergen Community College — STEMatics Academic Counselors

Bergen Community College — STEMatics Academic Counselors

Bergen Community College has a number of grant-funded STEMatics Academic Counselor positions available in the area of STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics) to provide Academic Counseling for STEM students.

Bergen Community College — Accounting Assistant, Accounts Payable

Bergen Community College — Accounting Assistant, Accounts Payable

Under the direction of the Manager of Accounts Payable, performs a variety of responsibilities, such as reconciling general and subsidiary ledgers, accounts payable, and cash disbursements (expenditures, student refunds, etc.).

University of Pennsylvania — AC Track Faculty Position, GI Oncology

University of Pennsylvania — AC Track Faculty Position, GI Oncology

The Division of Hematology-Oncology in the Department of Medicine at the Perelman School of Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania seeks candidates for several Assistant Professor positions in the non-tenure academic clinician track.

University of Pennsylvania — Assistant Professor in Experimental Soft Matter Physics

University of Pennsylvania — Assistant Professor in Experimental Soft Matter Physics

The Department of Physics and Astronomy at the University of Pennsylvania seeks applications from outstanding candidates for an appointment as Assistant Professor in experimental soft matter physics, broadly defined.

University of Pennsylvania — Tenure-Track Position in Plant Biology

University of Pennsylvania — Tenure-Track Position in Plant Biology

We are especially interested in those with an ecological or evolutionary focus using modern molecular biology techniques, and/or statistical methods and modeling, to understand how plants or plant communities interact with their environment and respond to environmental change.

University of Pennsylvania — Administrative Fellowship, Department of Emergency Medicine

University of Pennsylvania — Administrative Fellowship, Department of Emergency Medicine

Post-residency Emergency Medicine trained physicians who aspire to administrative and operational leadership positions in academic or private practice.

Adelphi University  — Visiting Assistant Professor - Environmental Studies

Adelphi University — Visiting Assistant Professor – Environmental Studies

We seek applicants with a Ph.D. in Earth Science or a related field, with demonstrated teaching and research expertise in earth and environmental science, and ability to mentor undergraduate and graduate students.

Bridgewater State University  — Assistant Professor of Accounting, Department of Accounting and Finance

Bridgewater State University — Assistant Professor of Accounting, Department of Accounting and Finance

The primary responsibilities of this position are to teach upper and lower level courses in Accounting with the possibility of teaching select Finance courses and graduate courses.

University of California, San Diego  — Assistant Professor

University of California, San Diego — Assistant Professor

THE DEPARTMENT OF CHEMISTRY AND BIOCHEMISTRY within the Division of Physical Sciences at UC San Diego is committed to academic excellence and diversity within the faculty, staff and student body and invites applications for an Excellence search, for a tenure-track faculty position at the rank of Assistant Professor in Organic Chemistry, Inorganic Chemistry, Chemical Biology or Materials.

University of Pennsylvania — Research Assistant Professor, Department of Pathobiology

University of Pennsylvania — Research Assistant Professor, Department of Pathobiology

The Department of Pathobiology within the University of Pennsylvania School of Veterinary Medicine is seeking candidates for an Assistant Professor position in the Research Track (non-tenure Research Assistant Professor).

University of Pennsylvania — Assistant Professor, Clinical Microbiologist

University of Pennsylvania — Assistant Professor, Clinical Microbiologist

The Department of Pathobiology, University of Pennsylvania, School of Veterinary Medicine, invites applications for an Assistant Professor (clinician educator track) faculty position in veterinary clinical microbiology.

University of Pennsylvania — Assistant Professor, Cardiovascular Surgeon

University of Pennsylvania — Assistant Professor, Cardiovascular Surgeon

The Department of Surgery at the Perelman School of Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania seeks candidates for an Assistant Professor position in either the non-tenure clinician educator track or the tenure track.

University of Pennsylvania — Assistant Professor in Early Modern / Renaissance Literature

University of Pennsylvania — Assistant Professor in Early Modern / Renaissance Literature

The Department of English invites applications for a tenure-track position at the rank of Assistant Professor with expertise in any area of sixteenth- and seventeenth-century (early modern / Renaissance) literature.

University of Pennsylvania — Assistant Professor of Music Composition

University of Pennsylvania — Assistant Professor of Music Composition

The Department of Music at the University of Pennsylvania seeks to appoint a tenure-track Assistant Professor in Composition to begin July 1, 2020.

Florida International University — Faculty, Mathematics and Statistics

Florida International University — Faculty, Mathematics and Statistics

The Division of Mathematics in the Department of Mathematics and Statistics at Florida International University invites applications to fill two (2) full-time, permanent instructor positions at the BBC campus and the MMC campus to commence in August 2020. 

U.S. Naval War College — Professor of Strategy & Policy

U.S. Naval War College — Professor of Strategy & Policy

The United States Naval War College, Newport, Rhode Island, invites applications for one anticipated position of Professor of Strategy & Policy in its College of Distance Education in Newport, Rhode Island.

University of California, Davis — Assistant Professor, Molecular and Cellular Biology

University of California, Davis — Assistant Professor, Molecular and Cellular Biology

The Department seeks outstanding candidates investigating fundamental questions in modern biology that will add to or complement existing strengths in structural biology and biochemistry.

Online Articles That May Be of Interest to JBHE Readers

Online Articles That May Be of Interest to JBHE Readers

Each week, JBHE will provide links to online articles that may be of interest to our readers. Here are this week’s selections.

Recent Books of Interest to African American Scholars

Recent Books of Interest to African American Scholars

The Journal of Blacks in Higher Education regularly publishes a list of new books that may be of interest to our readers. The books included are on a wide variety of subjects and present many different points of view.

Ohio State Agricultural Technical Institute — Assistant Professor, Chemistry

Ohio State Agricultural Technical Institute — Assistant Professor, Chemistry

Teaching responsibilities include introductory level courses such as, but not limited to, elementary chemistry, general chemistry, and organic chemistry as assigned by the division chair.