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.

Jan. 12:

FLAME University (Pune, India), full-time Assistant Professor/Associate Professor/Professor in all areas of Humanities, Social Sciences, Physical Sciences and Performing Arts, and especially in the following fields: International Studies, Environmental Studies, Philosophy, Public Policy, Economics, Psychology, Applied Mathematics, Languages, Sociology, Literary and Cultural Studies, Music, Theatre, Dance and Design. 

Jan. 15:

College of Charleston School of Languages, Cultures and World Affairs (LCWA), Tenure-Track Assistant Professor of International Studies.

Ithaca College, School of Humanities and Sciences, Diversity Scholars Fellowship.

Massachusetts Historical Society, Research Department, MHS-NEH Long-term Fellow.

Pennsylvania State University, Center for Humanities and Information, four visiting fellows.

Jan. 18: 

Britannica, Assistant Editor in the arts and humanities.

Jan. 20:

Friedrich-Alexander-University Erlangen-Nuremberg, Humanities, Social Sciences, and Theology Post-Doctoral Fellow, Cultural Studies.

Feb. 5:

University College, London, School of Slavonic and East European Studies, UCL Mellon Post-Doctoral Fellow, on theme of‘ "Critical Area Studies and the Production of Knowledge."

Feb. 15:

University of Virginia, Religious Studies Department, full-time postdoctoral fellow and lecturer.

Central European University, Department of Sociology and Social Anthropology, advanced Assistant or Associate Professor engaged in a critical analysis of global political and economic transformations, with an emphasis on ethnographic, historical and comparative methods, especially in one or more of the following areas: transnational organizations, labor, class, development, and the urban

Feb. 28:

University of Virginia, Department of Media Studies, tenure-track Assistant or Associate Professor.

Mar. 1: 

New York University Gallatin School of Individualized Study, Post Doctoral Fellowship in the History of Science and Technology.

Yale University invites applications for a two-year postdoctoral fellowship in the Humanities

Mar. 3:

University of Illilnois, Urbana-Champaign, Department of Latina/Latino Studies at the University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign, Chancellor’s Postdoctoral Research Associate.

Mar. 4: 

University of Southern Denmark, Department for the Study of Culture, PhD-fellowship in the Literary works as actors – a new approach to literary studies. 

Mar. 20:

Oberlin College, Comparative American Studies, Assistant Professor of Comparative American Studies; LGBTQ Studies/Queer Theory.


Mar. 31:

University of Southern California, Department of East Asian Languages and Cultures at the Dornsife College of Letters, Arts and Sciences, tenure-track assistant professor position in modern to contemporary Japanese literature and media studies.