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Deadline: October 1, 2015. CALIFORNIA STATE UNIVERSITY, EAST BAY
DEPARTMENT OF ENGLISH, FULL-TIME TENURE-TRACK: Assistant Professor, North-American Literature and the Environment/Eco-Humanities. DATE OF APPOINTMENT: September 2016
The Department of English seeks a specialist in North-American literature and the environment with a strong background in eco-criticism and eco-humanities. The successful candidate will develop and teach courses in environmental literature and eco-criticism in the undergraduate and graduate program, and other coursework within the Department of English as assigned. Please submit a letter of application, which addresses the qualifications noted in the position announcement; three letters of recommendation; and a complete and current vita online (see link below) or to firstname.lastname@example.org. Further inquiries or questions: contact Susan Gubernat, email@example.com. To read full description and apply, click here.
Deadline: October 1, 2015. CALIFORNIA STATE UNIVERSITY, EAST BAY
DEPARTMENT OF ENGLISH, FULL-TIME TENURE-TRACK: Assistant Professor, Multiethnic American Literature. DATE OF APPOINTMENT: September 2016
The successful candidate will teach undergraduate and graduate courses in multiethnic American literature in one or more of the following areas: African-American, Latino/a, American Indian, Asian-American, or American Pacific Islander literature. Please submit a letter of application, which addresses the qualifications noted in the position announcement; three letters of recommendation; and a complete and current vita online (see link below) or to firstname.lastname@example.org. Further inquiries or questions: contact Eileen Barrett, email@example.com. To read full description and apply, click here.
Review of applications will begin October 1, 2015. Distinguished Named Professorship in Energy and the Environment, University of Delaware. The University of Delaware invites intellectual leaders with distinguished scholarly credentials to apply for a named professorship in energy and the environment. Applications will only be accepted electronically at www.interfolio.com. For questions, contact the search committee co-chairs, Marsha Dickson (dickson at udel.edu) and Dominic Di Toro (dditoro at udel.edu). To read more and apply: http://apply.interfolio.com/30840
Application Deadline: Thursday, October 15, 2015. Assistant Professor – English (American Literature). The department of Humanistic Studies at the University of Wisconsin – Green Bay seeks applicants for a tenure-track position. This position will teach a broad array of undergraduate English and Humanities courses at all levels including advanced courses in American literature. UW-Green Bay puts and emphasis on curriculum and scholarly attention related to issues of sustainability, ecology, and the environment. In 2010, we officially declared ourselves Eco-U. (http://50.uwgb.edu/eco-u/) Questions can be directed to firstname.lastname@example.org. To read more and apply: http://www.uwgb.edu/hr/jobs/position197.html
Review of applications begins October 26, 2015. Assistant Professor, World Literature, Kansas State University. Tenure-track position in Anglophone and/or Comparative World Literature. Ph.D. in English or related field by August 2016. Candidates should demonstrate strength in diasporic, transnational, migration, or global studies with a strong understanding of global/postcolonial literary theories. Strength in environmental discourse, translation, film, childhood studies, queer identities, or transnational feminism desirable. Digital humanities experience and innovative work across media are welcome. Information about the department and university can be found at http://www.k-state.edu/english. Apply via Interfolio ByCommittee or send letter of application, c.v., and a list of graduate courses completed to Karin Westman, Head, English Dept., ECS Building, Kansas State University, Manhattan, KS 66506. (Letters of reference, writing samples, and evidence of teaching effectiveness will be requested later.)
Review of applications begins October 31, 2015. Assistant Professor of Climate Change and International Studies. The Department of International Studies in the School of Global and International Studies at Indiana University invites applications for a tenure-track position at the rank of Assistant Professor with interests in the geopolitical, cultural and/or economic dimensions of climate change. For more information, contact Padraic Kenney, email@example.com. To read more and apply: http://indiana.peopleadmin.com/postings/1780.
Review of applications begins November 1, 2016 and continues until position is filled. Assistant Professor, Westminster College. Westminster College in Salt Lake City, Utah, seeks an interdisciplinary scholar whose work is grounded in activist or critical approaches to Environmental Literature with an emphasis on gender. This position begins in August, 2016, and will be hired at the rank of Assistant Professor. The 24 credit teaching assignment will include the team-taught interdisciplinary introductory course, upper division courses in the candidate’s areas of expertise, and courses within the WCore Liberal Education program. Click here to read more and/or apply for this position. This position is contingent on budgetary approval. http://jobs.
Long-Term Fellowships Deadline: November 15, 2015
Short-Term Fellowships Deadline: December 15, 2015
The Newberry Library (Chicago, IL) is now accepting fellowship applications for the 2016-2017 academic year. Newberry Library Fellowships provide support to researchers who wish to use our collection. For questions, email firstname.lastname@example.org. For full information, visit www.newberry.org/fellowships
Compilation of 21 Residencies for Writers available in 2015. Each residency has its own terms and conditions, so please read the relevant websites thoroughly before commencing any applications.
The Enhancing Life Project (University of Chicago) explores an essential aspiration of human beings that moves persons and communities into the future. Given the profound expansion of human power through technology as well as advances in genetics, ecology, and other fields, the vulnerability and endangerment as well as the enhancement of life are dominant themes in the global age. The Enhancing Life Project aims to explore this rich but widely unexamined dimension of human aspiration and social life, and to increase knowledge so that life might be enriched.
The Project will support 15 research projects of advanced career scholars with $100,000 each and 20 research projects of early career scholars with $50,000 each. The grant runs Summer 2015 – Summer 2017. See our website for more information: enhancinglife.uchicago.edu. Applications are due February 1, 2015. The Project will support applications particularly but not exclusively in the following areas: Religious Thought/Theology/Philosophy; Philosophy of Biology/of Science/of Technology; Social Sciences (e.g., Anthropology/Law/ Political Science/Psychology/Sociology); Communications and Media Studies.