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Visiting Instructors at Michigan State University

Lyman Briggs College (LBC), an undergraduate, residential, liberal arts, science program at Michigan State University, invites applications for visiting instructors for 2014-2015.  We anticipate one to three full-time openings. Founded in 1967, LBC is a vibrant college at MSU focusing on the study of science and its impact on society. Bridging the two cultures, the LBC curriculum integrates natural sciences and mathematics courses with courses in the history, philosophy, and sociology of science, and faculty work closely with students in Read on…

Assistant Professor of Early America at Butler University

The Department of History and Anthropology in the College of Liberal Arts and Sciences at Butler University invites applications for a tenure-track assistant professor of Early America through 1877 to begin Fall 2014. Successful candidates will teach a mix of introductory and upper-division topics courses. Specialty open with a preference for broadly trained social, cultural, or political historians. Candidates with teaching or research interests in comparative colonialisms, the history of science, public history or museum studies are especially welcome. We seek outstanding teacher-scholars, who Read on…

University of Wisconsin-Whitewater Seeks a Tenure-Track Assistant Professor

Modern European History.   The Department of  History at the University of Wisconsin-Whitewater seeks a tenure-track assistant professor to teach introductory and upper-level courses in Modern Continental European History. Research fields should complement existing faculty expertise and may include any specialization in Modern Continental European history. Teaching responsibilities will include a freshman-level modern world history course. Teaching load is four courses per semester. Requirements include demonstrated excellence in teaching, a commitment to undergraduate education, and clear evidence of scholarly potential. More information Read on…

Full-time Faculty Appointment at the University of California, Berkeley

The Department of History at the University of California, Berkeley seeks applications for a full-time faculty appointment at the rank of tenure-track assistant professor or tenured associate professor, with a start date of July 1, 2014. We are seeking a historian of the United States, any period, with a specialization in women, gender, and/or sexuality. Applications must include a detailed letter, a Curriculum Vitae, all published and unpublished scholarly work ready for examination (such as the dissertation or dissertation chapters, Read on…

Assistant Professor of Environmental History – Lyman Briggs College and Michigan State University

Environmental History, Water, Assistant Professor. Lyman Briggs College and the Department of History at Michigan State University invite applications for a tenure-track academic year position at the assistant professor level for a scholar of Environmental History whose research focuses on water resources in historical contexts. The position will be 75% in Lyman Briggs College (LBC) and 25% in the Department of History (HST) in the College of Social Science. This position is part of a university-wide multidisciplinary initiative on water, Read on…

Research Associate and Visiting Faculty at the Harvard Divinity School

HARVARD DIVINITY SCHOOL announces five full-time positions as Research Associate and Visiting Faculty for 2014-15 in its Women’s Studies in Religion Program.  Proposals for book-length research projects utilizing both religion and gender as central categories of analysis are welcomed.  Priority will go to book projects for which most research has been completed.  They may address women and religion in any time, place or religious tradition, and may utilize disciplinary and interdisciplinary approaches from across the fields of theology, the humanities, Read on…

Job Opportunity at Smith College – Director of Special Collections

Smith College seeks a dynamic, accomplished and innovative leader to transform Smith’s extraordinary special collections into a vibrant, widely accessible and renowned repository for the 21st century. The Director of Special Collections will unify the Sophia Smith Collection (women’s history), the College Archives and the Mortimer Rare Book Room by creating a shared vision and fostering a collaborative work environment with 11 highly knowledgeable and committed staff. The Director’s primary responsibilities are to: lead, manage and develop services and collections Read on…

Instructor in Modern Chinese/Modern East Asian History – University of Oregon

Modern China/Modern East Asia. The University of Oregon Department of History seeks to hire a full time Instructor in Modern Chinese/Modern East Asian History for the academic years 2013-14, renewable for a second year in 2014-15 based on job performance, funding, and departmental need.   This is a non-tenure track appointment.  Applicants should be able to teach survey and upper division undergraduate courses in Modern Chinese history, and potentially courses on Modern Japan or Modern East Asia. The teaching load will Read on…

One-Year Leave Replacement, Grinnell College: Deadline February 1 2013

Grinnell College. One-year leave replacement position in Gender, Women’s, and Sexuality Studies, starting August 2013. Assistant Professor (Ph.D.) preferred; Instructor (ABD) possible. We are particularly interested in candidates who can contribute courses in Gender and Science, Transnational Feminisms, Sexuality Studies and/or Masculinity Studies. Grinnell College is a highly selective undergraduate liberal arts college. The College’s curriculum is founded on a strong advising system and close student-faculty interaction, with few college-wide requirements beyond the completion of a major. The teaching schedule of Read on…

Assistant Professor, University of Oklahoma Women’s and Gender Studies Program: Deadline January 15 2013

Assistant Professor, University of Oklahoma Women’s and Gender Studies Program Location: Norman, OK Type: Full time, Ranked renewable term Deadline: January 15, 2013 Open Until Filled: Yes Description: The Women’s and Gender Studies Program at the University of Oklahoma invites applications for a ranked renewable 5-year term position at the assistant level with an emphasis on sexuality studies to begin in Fall 2013. Women’s and Gender studies is a vibrant and growing program, with over 70 affiliate faculty, that offers a Read on…

Chair, Women & Gender Studies, Towson State. Deadline: January 2013.

Towson University seeks applicants for chairperson of the Department of Women’s and Gender Studies to begin in summer 2013. Applicants should have excellent records in teaching and a strong record in scholarship appropriate to appointment as a Professor with tenure. The Chairperson, who reports to the Dean of the College of Liberal Arts, works collaboratively with faculty, manages the day-to-day operations of the department, promotes faculty professional development and scholarship, fosters appropriate change and program expansion, advocates for the academic Read on…

Tenure-track Assistant Professor, Women’s Studies, Cal State – Fresno: Deadline November 15

Position Characteristics:  The successful candidate will specialize in feminist intersectional approaches to the study of African American, Southeast Asian American, Chican@, Mexican American, Central American, or Indigenous and Native American lives. In addition, successful applicants will bring the potential to expand course offerings on women and any of the following: California, incarceration, LGBTQI, immigration, environmental studies, and/or health studies. This position will teach courses such as: feminist theories, history of feminisms, feminist research methods, and a seminar on feminist activism. Other Read on…

Job Announcement: Director of LGBT Center, Ohio University. Deadline November 19 2012.

Ohio University invites applications for the position of Director of the Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender Center. Part of the Office for Diversity and Inclusion, the Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender Center advances the diversity mission of Ohio University by seeking to create a campus environment inclusive and supportive of sexual orientation and gender identity or expression. The Center focuses on the unique academic, cultural, and social needs of LGBT students, and strives to enhance these students’ learning and engagement as well Read on…

Director of Special Collections Libraries, Smith College

  Smith College invites nominations and applications for the position of Director of Special Collections. The Director will have faculty status and will provide energetic leadership, creative vision, and strong management to the Special Collections Group: the Sophia Smith Collection, the College Archives and the Mortimer Rare Book Room. The Smith College Libraries Special Collections represent one of the most important college library special collections in America. The Sophia Smith Collection is an internationally recognized repository of manuscripts, archives, photographs, Read on…

Winterthur Research Fellowship Program: Deadline January 15, 2013

Winterthur Museum, Garden & Library is pleased to announce its Research Fellowship Program for 2013–14. Winterthur offers an extensive program of short- and long-term fellowships open to academic, independent, and museum scholars, including advanced graduate students, to support research in material culture, architecture, decorative arts, design, consumer culture, garden and landscape studies, Shaker studies, travel and tourism, the Atlantic World, childhood, literary culture, and many other areas of social and cultural history. Fellowships include 4–9 month NEH fellowships, 1–2 semester Read on…