Career Opportunities

This page contains links of potential interest to the CLST community.

Career Opportunities

The emphasis here is upon entry-level opportunities and full-time research fellowships for CLST-certificate students. Positions will either use the keyword “cultural studies” or will indicate some form of interdisciplinary cultural critique as part of their description. Entries are listed in chronological order by closing date, with only minimal information and a link to the source webpage with full details.  Vacancies that do not specify a deadline because of being "open until filled" appear after the chronological list.

Dec. 7:

University of DenverPostdoctoral Fellow in the American Jewish Experience - Arts, Humanities and Social Sciences

Dec. 8:

Carleton College, Full, Associate or Advanced Assistant Professor in Humanities and Technology (Tenure Track)

Dec. 14:

University of Hong Kong, Tenure-track Assistant Professor in Gender Studies in the School of Humanities

Dec. 15:

Harvard University, Charles Warren Center, 2019-20 Faculty Fellowship (Theme: Ethnic Studies)

Dec. 17:

Washington University in St. Louis, American Culture Studies, Postdoctoral Fellowship in Immigration, Cultures, and Law

Dec. 18:

Arizona State University, The School of Historical, Philosophical and Religious Studies, Assistant Professor of Environmental Humanities

Dec. 31:

New-York Historical Society & The New SchoolResearch Fellowships

Northwestern University, African American Studies, Postdoctoral Fellowship

Jan. 2:

Harvard University, Mahindra Humanities Center, Mahindra Humanities Center Postdoctoral Fellowmigration and the humanities.

Jan. 4:

University of Manitoba, German and Slavic Studies, Instructor I in German Studies, c20-21 German Cultural Studies.

Jan. 7:

New York Botanical Garden, Humanities Institute, Research Fellowship

Minneapolis College of Art and Design, Liberal Arts, Assistant/Associate Professor of Liberal Arts

Van Leer Jerusalem Institute, The Polonsky Academy, 5-year Polonsky Postdoctoral Scholarships in the Humanities and Social Sciences

Northwestern University, Science in Human Culture Program, Postdoctoral Fellowships

University of Toronto MississaugaInstitute of Communication, Culture, Information & Technology,  Assistant Professor, Narrative and Communication

Jan. 8:

University of Pennsylvania, Perry World House, Postdoctoral Fellow 2019-20 in 1) The Future of the Global Order: Power, Technology, and Governance, 2) Global Shifts: Urbanization, Migration, and Demography; or 3) Borders & Boundaries in World Politics

Jan. 10:

Harvard UniversityDavis Center for Russian & Eurasian Studies, 2019–2020 Postdoctoral Fellowships.

Grand Valley State University, Area and Global Studies Department, Tenure-Track Assistant Professor in Global Studies

Northwestern University invites applications for an Assistant Professor of Instruction in the Asian American Studies Program to teach courses in Cultural Studies (including Asian American popular culture and media).

Jan. 14:

University of Wisconsin Milwaukee, Women's & Gender Studies, Visiting Assistant Professor of Queer and Sexuality Studies

University of Pennsylvania, Perry World House, Global Lightning Scholars 2019-20

Jan. 15:

Princeton University, Princeton-Mellon Initiative in Architecture, Urbanism, and the Humanities, Mellon Fellows in Architecture, Urbanism, and the Humanities

Colby College, American Studies, Faculty Fellow in U.S. Visual Culture

Telluride AssociationCall for Proposals: Telluride Association Summer Program

Carnegie Mellon University, History, Assistant Teaching Professor, subject area open

American University - Beirut, Center for Arts and Humanities, Mellon Postdoctoral Fellowships in the Arts and Humanities

Jan. 16:

Emory University, The Bill and Carol Fox Center for Humanistic Inquiry, Two-Year Post-Doctoral Fellowship

Jan. 18: 

Linda Hall Library, Research and Scholarship, Linda Hall Library, 2019-20 Fellowships

Jan. 25:

Harvard University, Asia Center, Harvard Asia Center Postdoctoral Fellowships.

Jan. 30:

Southern Methodist UniversityPost Doctoral Fellow (Digital Humanities)

Jan. 31:

University of Southern California, Humanities in a Digital World Program, Postdoctoral Research Fellow, Humanities in a Digital World

Carnegie Mellon University, History, Mellon Sawyer Postdoctoral Research Associate, for theme “Bread and Water: Access, Belonging, and Environmental Justice in the City.”

Feb. 3:

York University, School of the Arts, Media, Performance and Design, Assistant Professor in Media and Augmented Visuality

Feb. 6:

Smith CollegeMellon Visiting Assistant Professor in Public Discourse in the Disciplines

Feb. 7:

University of Groningen, European Languages and Cultures (ELC), Assistant Professor in European Politics and Society

Feb. 9:

Concordia University - Montreal, Social Justice Centre, Research Postdoc in Social Justice

Feb. 13:

Denison University, Art History and Visual CultureAssistant Professor of Art History and Visual Culture, Global South or Americans, with a Caribbean, African-American, Latin American, or African specialty preferred

Feb. 15:

German Historical InstituteGHI West Fellowship on the History of Forced Migration.

Stanford University, Stanford Law School Fellow, Stanford Center for Law and History.

Feb. 18:

Pennsylvania State University - Abington, Assistant Teaching Professor, Humanities (Interdisciplinary)

Feb. 19:

The HistoryMakersVideo Oral History Researcher and Video Oral History Publisher

Feb. 26:

University of Hong KongSociety of Fellows in the Humanities, Faculty of Arts.

Feb. 27:

Library Company of Philadelphia’s Program in African American History (PAAH), with the support of the Andrew W. Mellon Foundation, Mellon Scholars Program of fellowships, internships, and workshops.

Mar. 3:

California Polytechnic State University Susan Currier Visiting Professorship for Teaching Excellence, on the intersection between gender/women's issues and global justice/humanitarian concerns. 

Apr. 30:

Washington State University, Department of History, Roots of Contemporary Issues Teaching Postdoc.

American Philosophical Society Library2019-2020 Fellowship Opportunities in history of science, technology, and medicine; early American history; and Native American and Indigenous studies

June 12:

Stetson University, History, Brown Teacher-Scholar Fellow in Public History

Aug. 14:

Ivy Youth Education GroupPart-time Online Teaching Positions: Independent Study / Research Courses. Work from Anywhere You Are

Open Until Filled:

Rider University, Popular Music Studies at the rank of Assistant Professor.