Archive for September, 2021

Fitchburg State University — Assistant Professor: English Studies Multi-Ethnic American Lit ESL/ELL

Fitchburg State University — Assistant Professor: English Studies Multi-Ethnic American Lit ESL/ELL

Full-time, tenure-track Assistant Professor in American Literature, teaching multi-ethnic American, Native American, and/or African American literature and culture and post-colonial studies, with a subspecialty in ESL/ELL, and ability to teach all levels of first-year writing courses.

Arizona State University — Assistant / Associate Professor, Black / African American Politics

Arizona State University — Assistant / Associate Professor, Black / African American Politics

The School of Politics and Global Studies at Arizona State University (Tempe) invites applications for a full-time, tenure-track position as an Assistant Professor or Associate Professor whose research and teaching focus is on Black/African American politics, race/ethnicity and U.S. politics, broadly defined.

Claremont McKenna College — Assistant Professor of Government, Latin American Politics

Claremont McKenna College — Assistant Professor of Government, Latin American Politics

The Department of Government of Claremont McKenna College (CMC) invites applications for a tenure-track position, at the assistant professor level, in the subfield of comparative politics with a Latin American politics focus, beginning July 1, 2022.

Claremont McKenna College — Assistant Professor of Spanish

Claremont McKenna College — Assistant Professor of Spanish

Applicants should have a specialization in Latin America and a commitment to developing a vibrant program of research and teaching for the study of the cultures of the African diaspora in Latin America in the areas of literature, history, cinema, art, music, etc.

Ball State University — Assistant Teaching Professor of Honors

Ball State University — Assistant Teaching Professor of Honors

Ball State University’s Honors College invites applications for a full-time, academic year, contract faculty position preferably from the areas of the natural, physical, or social sciences, available August 19, 2022.

An Oral History Project of Black Students at Pennsylvania State University a Half-Century Ago

An Oral History Project of Black Students at Pennsylvania State University a Half-Century Ago

Among the oral history subjects, there were mixed feelings about Penn State. Some have returned to campus with fond memories, while others do not have positive memories and refuse to come back to campus.

Higher Education Grants or Gifts of Interest to African Americans

Higher Education Grants or Gifts of Interest to African Americans

Here is this week’s news of grants or gifts to historically Black colleges and universities or for programs of particular interest to African Americans in higher education.

American University — Associate or Full Professor, Sociology

American University — Associate or Full Professor, Sociology

We seek a well-funded senior scholar who can: serve as Director of the Center on Health, Risk and Society, a center based in the sociology department; mentor junior scholars in funding their research through external sources; and contribute to our efforts to increase sponsored research.

Case Western Reserve University School of Law — Environmental Law-Staff Attorney / Lecturer

Case Western Reserve University School of Law — Environmental Law-Staff Attorney / Lecturer

Successful candidates should have experience in environmental litigation, natural resources law, environmental health law, and/or related areas.

Claremont McKenna College — Assistant or Early Associate Professor in Clinical / Developmental Psychology

Claremont McKenna College — Assistant or Early Associate Professor in Clinical / Developmental Psychology

The Department of Psychological Science at Claremont McKenna College invites applications for a tenure-track or tenured faculty position (assistant professor or early associate professor level) in clinical/developmental psychology beginning July 1, 2022.

Claremont McKenna College — Assistant Professor, South Asian History

Claremont McKenna College — Assistant Professor, South Asian History

The History Department at Claremont McKenna College invites applications for a tenure-track, assistant professorship in South Asian history, period and research specialization open. The department is particularly interested in scholars whose research and teaching interests situate South Asian history within a larger regional and global context.

Northeastern University — Dean, College of Professional Studies

Northeastern University — Dean, College of Professional Studies

The Dean is responsible for sustaining the College’s academic direction and integrity, for directing its fiscal and operational activities, for overseeing the recruitment and development of faculty and staff employees, and for accelerating innovation in curriculum, pedagogy, and program delivery that will further the distinctiveness, reputation, and performance of the College.

San José State University — Assistant / Associate Professor of Science and Values

San José State University — Assistant / Associate Professor of Science and Values

We strongly encourage candidates with specialization in Philosophy of Science, STS, or other philosophical areas that grapple with ethical dimensions of scientific knowledge and scientific practice to apply.

Augusta University — Associate Provost and Dean of Augusta Online

Augusta University — Associate Provost and Dean of Augusta Online

The Associate Provost/Dean will guide and drive Augusta University’s evolving online education and learning strategy, leveraging existing institutional strengths and identifying new opportunities to position Augusta University Online for long-term success.

Western University of Health Sciences — Physician Assistant Faculty Position

Western University of Health Sciences — Physician Assistant Faculty Position

The Department of Physician Assistant Education at Western University of Health Sciences in Pomona, California invites applications from individuals interested in joining our dynamic and growing faculty for a full-time 12-month tenure option-track faculty position at the Instructor, Assistant, or Associate level.

Washington University School of Medicine — Faculty Radiation Oncologist, Community Practice

Washington University School of Medicine — Faculty Radiation Oncologist, Community Practice

The Department of Radiation Oncology at the Washington University School of Medicine in St. Louis, Missouri has an exceptional opportunity for a faculty Radiation Oncologist dedicated to the care of patients in our community practices.

Elon University — Lecturer in English (Native American, Latinx, African American Lit / First Year Writing)

Elon University — Lecturer in English (Native American, Latinx, African American Lit / First Year Writing)

Teaching will include literature, first-year writing, and courses in the Elon Core Curriculum. A record of excellence in undergraduate teaching is required.

University of Toronto Mississauga — Assistant Professor, Forensic Genomics

University of Toronto Mississauga — Assistant Professor, Forensic Genomics

The Forensic Science Program in the department of Anthropology at the University of Toronto Mississauga, invites applications for a full-time tenure stream position in the area of Forensic Genomics.

University of Pittsburgh — Assistant / Associate / Full Professor, Clinical Exercise Physiology

University of Pittsburgh — Assistant / Associate / Full Professor, Clinical Exercise Physiology

The Department of Health and Human Development at the University of Pittsburgh School of Education seeks a colleague in the area of clinical exercise physiology who will complement and extend our research community, help lead efforts towards revitalizing and growing our Master’s program, provide cutting-edge instruction to students, and contribute to the development of excellence in professional training for clinical application.

University of Pittsburgh — Associate / Full Professor, Health & Wellness Promotion and Coaching

University of Pittsburgh — Associate / Full Professor, Health & Wellness Promotion and Coaching

This person would join the Department of Health and Human Development’s programs that focus on exercise science, clinical exercise physiology, and health and wellness programming and promotion.

Valencia College — Provost

Valencia College — Provost

The Provosts and Provost of Career and Professional Programs serve as integral members of the senior leadership team whose focus is to attain the College’s vision, fulfill its mission, and demonstrate its values, in service of the tens of thousands of students who trust us with their dreams and futures.

Ball State University — Assistant Professor of Criminal Justice

Ball State University — Assistant Professor of Criminal Justice

The Department of Criminal Justice and Criminology of Ball State University invites applicants to fill a position at the assistant professor level (tenure-track) for Fall 2022.

University at Albany — Systems Architect

University at Albany — Systems Architect

The Systems Architect within Information Technology Services is responsible for designing, maintaining, and developing secure, high-performance research infrastructure.

Pennsylvania State University — Assistant Professor in Hospitality Management

Pennsylvania State University — Assistant Professor in Hospitality Management

The successful candidate will be expected to teach undergraduate courses in the following areas: Hotel Management, Financial Management in Hospitality Operations, Hospitality Information Technology Fundamentals, Hospitality Facilities Management, Organizational Behavior, and Hospitality Human Resources, conduct research leading to publications in refereed journals, advise students, serve the college, and build and maintain relationships between the University and the local hospitality community.

Vassar College — Tenure Track Position in African American History

Vassar College — Tenure Track Position in African American History

Area of research in African American history is open; 19th or 20th century preferred. We encourage candidates whose work focuses on women, gender, and/or LGBTQ+ history to apply.

Vassar College — Tenure Track Position in Asian American History

Vassar College — Tenure Track Position in Asian American History

Teaching responsibilities include U.S. history and courses cross-listed with Vassar’s American Studies and Asian Studies programs.

University of Pennsylvania — Assistant Professor in Music

University of Pennsylvania — Assistant Professor in Music

The Department of Music at the University of Pennsylvania seeks to appoint a tenure track assistant professor in musicology, specializing in African American music, to begin 1 July 2022.

California Lutheran University — Assistant Professor of Strategic Management

California Lutheran University — Assistant Professor of Strategic Management

The School of Management in California Lutheran University invites applications for a full-time tenure-track position of Assistant Professor in Strategic Management with the appointment starting in Fall 2022.

Massachusetts Institute of Technology — Assistant Professor in 20th-century English-language fiction

Massachusetts Institute of Technology — Assistant Professor in 20th-century English-language fiction

The Literature Faculty at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology in Cambridge, Massachusetts invites applications for a tenure-track assistant professorship in 20th-century English-language fiction, beginning July 1, 2022, or on a mutually agreed date thereafter.

Massachusetts Institute of Technology — Assistant Professor, Department of Chemical Engineering

Massachusetts Institute of Technology — Assistant Professor, Department of Chemical Engineering

Candidates with research and teaching interests in every area relevant to the field of Chemical Engineering will be considered, including candidates with areas of research in process systems engineering, biomedical engineering and advanced technologies for health and the environment, sustainability, biomanufacturing, bioprocess, or applied synthetic biology, energy systems, and materials design and engineering.

In Memoriam: Julie Elena Stokes-Thomas, 1952-2021

In Memoriam: Julie Elena Stokes-Thomas, 1952-2021

Dr. Stokes-Thomas joined the faculty at California State University, Fullerton as a full-time lecturer in African American studies and psychology in 1995. She taught there for the next 18 years.

Fairfield University — Assistant Professor, Comparative Politics

Fairfield University — Assistant Professor, Comparative Politics

The Politics Department at Fairfield University invites applications for an assistant professor position in Comparative Politics – with a teaching and research focus on Asia. We are particularly interested in individuals whose teaching and research interests involve China or India.

A Banana Was Taped to the Dorm Room Door of Two Black Students at Rhodes College in Memphis

A Banana Was Taped to the Dorm Room Door of Two Black Students at Rhodes College in Memphis

After a banana was taped to the door of two Black male students’ dorm room at Rhodes College in Memphis, Tennessee, students at the college complained that the administration’s response to the incident was slow and not sufficient.

Southern Methodist University — Assistant Director, Hegi Family Career Development Center

Southern Methodist University — Assistant Director, Hegi Family Career Development Center

Southern Methodist University is seeking an Assistant Director, Employer Relations, to assist with University’s on-campus and off-campus recruiting activities for students.

King’s College — Vice President for Enrollment Management

King’s College — Vice President for Enrollment Management

The Vice President for Enrollment Management will provide leadership in developing and executing an enrollment management plan that will enhance the mission, maximize brand awareness, and contribute to the ongoing success of this 75-year-old institution of higher education.

Iowa State University — Assistant, Associate or Full Professor in Industrial and Manufacturing Systems Engineering

Iowa State University — Assistant, Associate or Full Professor in Industrial and Manufacturing Systems Engineering

The Department of Industrial and Manufacturing Systems Engineering at Iowa State University invites nominations and applications for two new faculty positions in the department: 1) associate or full professor with a scholarly focus in operations research / data analytics and 2) assistant professor with scholarly focus in any area of industrial engineering.