African American Studies related articles

California State University, Los Angeles — Assistant Professor of African American Literature

California State University, Los Angeles — Assistant Professor of African American Literature

The English Department at California State University, Los Angeles is hiring an Assistant Professor of African American Literature. We seek a colleague committed to exploring the intersections of scholarly work, lived experience, and community engagement.

University at Buffalo, State University of New York — Department Chair for Africana and American Studies

University at Buffalo, State University of New York — Department Chair for Africana and American Studies

The Department of Africana and American Studies at the University at Buffalo, State University of New York, is seeking distinguished scholars at the rank of Full Professor, to serve as Department Chair.

Cleveland Restoration Society — African American Cultural Heritage Fellowship

Cleveland Restoration Society — African American Cultural Heritage Fellowship

The African American Cultural Heritage Fellowship at the Cleveland Restoration Society provides an opportunity for one (1) promising emerging professional to help preserve and valorize historic sites in Cleveland that played an important role in the struggle for African American civil rights.

University of Colorado Boulder — Associate Director, Center for African and African American Studies

University of Colorado Boulder — Associate Director, Center for African and African American Studies

The incumbent leads the programmatic and communication efforts of the CAAAS, which includes co-conceptualizing and developing culturally relevant and intersectional programmatic offerings, creating staple programs, and managing messaging and imaging across multiple outlets.

Arizona State University — Assistant Professor of African-American History

Arizona State University — Assistant Professor of African-American History

The History program of the School of Humanities, Arts, and Cultural Studies at Arizona State University is seeking to hire a full-time, tenure-track assistant professor specializing in African-American history, to begin in Fall 2022. The chronological period of US history is open.

The Ohio State University — Assistant / Associate Professor, History of African Migration to North America

The Ohio State University — Assistant / Associate Professor, History of African Migration to North America

The Department of African-American and African Studies and the Department of History at The Ohio State University invite applications for a position in the history of African migration to North America.

California Lutheran University  — Assistant Professor - Literature and Fiction

California Lutheran University — Assistant Professor – Literature and Fiction

The English Department at California Lutheran University invites applications for two tenure-track Assistant Professor positions in Literature: One position in U.S. Latina/o/x Literatures, and one in African American and Black Diaspora Literatures or related field.

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.

University of California Berkeley  — Assistant/Associate/Full Professor-Anti-Black Racism and Social Inclusion Cluster-African American Studies and School of Social Welfare

University of California Berkeley — Assistant/Associate/Full Professor-Anti-Black Racism and Social Inclusion Cluster-African American Studies and School of Social Welfare

The University of California, Berkeley seeks applicants for two positions, one tenure-track (Assistant Professor) to join the Department of African American Studies and one tenured (Associate or Full Professor) to join the School of Social Welfare. Both hires are part of a multi-year hiring initiative in “Anti-Black Racism and Social Inclusion.”

Emory University — Open Rank Position in African American Studies with a focus on Education and Race

Emory University — Open Rank Position in African American Studies with a focus on Education and Race

We are particularly interested in scholars working on the anthropology, history, or sociology of African American education who deploy ethnography, archival methods, oral histories, participatory and community-based research, or related qualitative and quantitative research methodologies.

New York University — Faculty Positions in African American or Black Diasporic Literature and Performance

New York University — Faculty Positions in African American or Black Diasporic Literature and Performance

The Department of English at New York University seeks to appoint two tenure-track Assistant Professors in the field of African American or Black Diasporic Literature and Performance effective September 1st, 2022, pending administrative and budgetary approval.

Wesleyan University — Assistant Professor, Department of African American Studies

Wesleyan University — Assistant Professor, Department of African American Studies

The Department of African American Studies at Wesleyan University invites applications for a tenure-track appointment at the level of Assistant Professor in the department beginning 1 July 2022. We especially seek candidates with research and teaching expertise in Black Ecologies, environmental justice, public policy, and activism.

Dartmouth College — History of Slavery in the United States, Assistant Professor, African and African American Studies

Dartmouth College — History of Slavery in the United States, Assistant Professor, African and African American Studies

The Program of African and African American Studies at Dartmouth College invites applications for a full-time, tenure-track assistant professor, to begin July 1, 2022. We seek a historian of seventeenth- to early nineteenth-century US slavery.

Brandeis University — Associate or Full Professor, African and African American Studies Department

Brandeis University — Associate or Full Professor, African and African American Studies Department

We seek applicants whose research and teaching interests focus on contemporary African affairs, with a special emphasis on the dynamic relationship between society, politics, economics, and culture.

Syracuse University — Department Chair, African American Studies

Syracuse University — Department Chair, African American Studies

The Department of African American Studies in Syracuse University’s College of Arts & Sciences seeks a dynamic scholar to serve as Department Chair beginning Fall 2022.

Harvard University — Tenure-Track Professor in History and African and African American Studies

Harvard University — Tenure-Track Professor in History and African and African American Studies

The Departments of History and African and African American Studies seek to appoint a tenure-track professor in 20th Century African American History.

Miami University — Assistant Professor (tenure-track), African American History

Miami University — Assistant Professor (tenure-track), African American History

History: Assistant Professor (tenure-track) to teach African American History beginning in the fall of 2022. Duties include teaching undergraduate and graduate courses, scholarship, advising students, and providing service.