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Recent Opportunities and Announcements (by topic)

ASA Members Awarded NEH Grants

Posted: August 26, 2016, Member News

CFP: 2017 Appalachian Studies Conference, March 9-12, 2017, Virginia Tech

Posted: August 24, 2016, Paper Calls

CFP: Heidelberg Center for American Studies 14th Annual Spring Academy Conference

Posted: August 23, 2016, Paper Calls

CFP: 27th Annual Thinking Gender Graduate Student Research Conference, Feb. 9-10, 2017, UCLA

Posted: August 23, 2016, Paper Calls

CFP: “The Great Plains: An Environmental History” Workshop, May 22-25, 2017, OSU

Posted: August 22, 2016, Paper Calls

CFP: The Cost of Freedom: Debt and Slavery, Brooklyn College, May 19-20, 2017

Posted: August 18, 2016, Paper Calls

CFP: NANO Issue 12 on Star Wars: The Force Awakens

Posted: August 18, 2016, Paper Calls

ASA Critical Disability Studies Caucus Graduate Student Paper Award

Posted: August 10, 2016, Member News Prizes

NEH Announces $79 Million for Nearly 300 Humanities Projects and Programs Nationwide

Posted: August 10, 2016, Fellowships and Grants

ACLS Fellowship and Grant Programs

Posted: August 10, 2016, Fellowships and Grants

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Recent Employment Opportunities

Assistant Professor, Tenure-Track: American Studies, California State University, Fullerton
Posted: June 3, 2016, American Studies

George and Joyce Wein Chair and Program Director: African American Studies, Boston University
Posted: June 22, 2016, Chairs, Deans, and Directors

Assistant Professor, Tenure-Track: Women’s Studies, University of Maryland
Posted: June 30, 2016, Women's / Gender Studies

Host Institution and Executive Director: The Oral History Association
Posted: July 8, 2016, Chairs, Deans, and Directors History

Associate or Full Professor, Tenured: Native American/Indigenous Studies, UC San Diego
Posted: July 13, 2016, Ethnic/Cultural Studies/Social Sciences

Assistant Professor, Tenure-Track: Religion, Amherst College
Posted: July 13, 2016, Religious Studies

Open-Rank Professor: Asian/Pacific Islander American Studies, University of Michigan
Posted: July 27, 2016, American Studies

Associate or Full Professor: Sociology, Tufts University
Posted: July 27, 2016, Ethnic/Cultural Studies/Social Sciences

Assistant Professor, Tenure-Track: Sociology & Ethnic Studies, University of Nebraska-Lincoln
Posted: July 29, 2016, Ethnic/Cultural Studies/Social Sciences

Assistant Professor, Tenure-Track: Sociology, Pitzer College
Posted: August 1, 2016, Ethnic/Cultural Studies/Social Sciences

Assistant Professor, Tenure-Track: Social Psychology, Pitzer College
Posted: August 1, 2016, Ethnic/Cultural Studies/Social Sciences

Assistant Professor, Tenure-Track: Postcolonial and/or World Anglophone Literatures, Pitzer College
Posted: August 1, 2016, English

Asst. Prof., Tenure-Track: Law, (Im)migration & Social Control, Sociology, Humboldt State University
Posted: August 2, 2016, Ethnic/Cultural Studies/Social Sciences

Open-Rank Professor: Women, Gender, and Sexuality Studies, Washington University in St. Louis
Posted: August 4, 2016, Women's / Gender Studies

Supervisory Museum Curator: Work and Industry, Smithsonian National Museum of American History
Posted: August 5, 2016, Chairs, Deans, and Directors

Open-Rank Professor: Environmental Humanities, University of Michigan
Posted: August 10, 2016, Humanities

Assistant Professor, Tenure-Track: Religion, Race, and Colonialism, Tufts University
Posted: August 12, 2016, Ethnic/Cultural Studies/Social Sciences

Open-Rank Professorships: African American Studies, Georgetown University
Posted: August 12, 2016, Ethnic/Cultural Studies/Social Sciences

Postdoctoral Fellowship in Africana Studies, Bucknell University
Posted: August 15, 2016, Ethnic/Cultural Studies/Social Sciences

Asst. or Assoc. Professor, Tenure-Track: Asian American Literary Studies, Northwestern University
Posted: August 19, 2016, American Studies

Assistant Professor, Tenure-Track: Sociocultural/Medical Anthropology, Scripps College
Posted: August 19, 2016, Ethnic/Cultural Studies/Social Sciences

Terra Foundation Fellowships: Smithsonian American Art Museum, Washington, DC
Posted: August 22, 2016, Music, Fine Arts, and Art History

Research Fellowships: Smithsonian American Art Museum/Renwick Gallery, Washington, DC
Posted: August 22, 2016, Music, Fine Arts, and Art History

Associate or Full Professor, Tenured: Latino Studies, Dartmouth College
Posted: August 23, 2016, Ethnic/Cultural Studies/Social Sciences

Mellon Diversity and Renewal Postdoc/Asst. Prof., Tenure-Track: History, Bates College
Posted: August 23, 2016, History

Assistant Professor, Tenure-Track: Comparative American Studies, Oberlin College
Posted: August 24, 2016, American Studies

Asst. or Assoc. Prof., Tenure-Track: African American or African Diaspora Studies, USC
Posted: August 24, 2016, Ethnic/Cultural Studies/Social Sciences

Assistant Professor, Tenure-Track: Transnational American Studies, Franklin & Marshall College
Posted: August 25, 2016, American Studies

Director Division of Education Programs: National Endowment for the Humanities
Posted: August 26, 2016, Chairs, Deans, and Directors

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