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All Opportunities


Program Officer

American Council of Learned Societies

Deadline: September 30, 2020

Posted: August 25, 2020

Special Issues

How Literature Understands Poverty

American Literature

Deadline: October 1, 2020

Posted: January 17, 2020


Tenure Track Assistant Professor of Creative Writing (Subspecialty: Fiction, poetry, and/or new genres)

English, Santa Clara University

Deadline: October 1, 2020

Posted: September 2, 2020


Assistant Professor - Gender and Sexual Violence- Gender and Women's Studies

Gender and Women's Studies, The University of California, Berkeley

Deadline: October 5, 2020

Posted: August 26, 2020

General Fellowship

National Humanities Center Residential Fellowships, 2021-22

National Humanities Center

Deadline: October 8, 2020

Posted: August 3, 2020

Open Rank

Assistant Professor of Sexuality, Women's and Gender Studies, and History

History, Women's and Gender Studies, Amherst College

Deadline: October 15, 2020

Posted: September 10, 2020

Open Rank

Open Rank Position in Religion and Race in America

Religious Studies, Stanford University

Deadline: October 15, 2020

Posted: September 14, 2020

Edited Collections

Call for Chapter Proposal

English Department, Drew University

Deadline: October 15, 2020

Posted: August 28, 2020

Visiting Faculty

Research Associate and Visiting Faculty

Women's Studies in Religion Program, Harvard Divinity School

Deadline: October 15, 2020

Posted: August 18, 2020

Edited Collections

In the Long Run: Luis J. Rodriguez Life and Literary Legacy

Deadline: October 20, 2020

Posted: September 4, 2020


Assistant Professor of American Studies and Gender Studies

School of Humanities , Penn State Harrisburg

Deadline: October 23, 2020

Posted: October 23, 2019

Open Rank

Open Rank Tenure-Track or Tenured Faculty in African American Studies

Ethnic Studies, Santa Clara University

Deadline: October 30, 2020

Posted: September 9, 2020


Assistant Professor, Scrivner Institute of Public Policy Studies

Josef Korbel School of International Studies, University of Denver

Deadline: November 1, 2020

Posted: September 1, 2020

General Fellowship

The Terra Foundation Fellowships in American Art at the Smithsonian American Art Museum (SAAM)

Research and Scholars Center, Smithsonian American Art Museum (SAAM)

Deadline: November 1, 2020

Posted: August 4, 2020

Postdoctoral Fellowship

Andrew W. Mellon Postdoctoral Fellowship in Native American Studies

American Studies Department, Wesleyan University

Deadline: November 2, 2020

Posted: May 20, 2020