Job Sociocultural Anthropology, Washington University in St. Louis

The Department of Anthropology, Washington University in St. Louis, invites applications for a tenure-track assistant or tenured associate professor position in Sociocultural Anthropology, to begin August 2018. We seek applicants whose research and teaching address issues of contemporary and global significance. The ideal candidate will have a research agenda that combines theoretical, ethnographic, and methodological […]

Albion College Assistant Professor

The Department of Anthropology & Sociology at Albion College invites applications for a tenure-track position Assistant Professor beginning August 2018. We seek to hire a broadly trained medical or biocultural anthropologist who can create dynamic courses with a multifaceted approach. Promise of excellence in undergraduate teaching is essential, and an active scholarly agenda is expected. […]

Call For Chapter Proposals: “Unknowable: Geography and Black Feminisms”

Call for Chapter Proposals Title: Unknowable: Geography and Black Feminisms Editor: LaToya E. Eaves, Middle Tennessee State University Expressions of interest are invited to contribute to an edited book on Black Feminist Geographies. Unknowable: Geography and Black Feminisms articulates the empirical and philosophical work of Black women and Black feminisms in geography. The edited volume […]

2017 Kenneth W. Payne Student Prize Winners Announced

The Kenneth W. Payne Student Prize is presented each year by the Association for Queer Anthropology (AQA) of the American Anthropological Association to a graduate or undergraduate student in acknowledgment of outstanding anthropological work on 1) a lesbian, gay, bisexual or trans* topic, or 2) a critical interrogation of sexualities and genders more broadly defined. Thirteen […]

Assistant Professor of International Studies and Women, Gender, and Sexuality at Trinity College

The International Studies (INTS) and Women, Gender, and Sexuality (WMGS) Programs at Trinity College announce a joint tenure-track position at the assistant professor level for an innovative scholar of transnationalism whose work focuses on gender and sexuality, is informed by feminist and queer theory, and is rigorously interdisciplinary in its approach to the world. We […]

2017 Ruth Benedict Book Prize Winners Announced

  The Association for Queer Anthropology (AQA) is very pleased to announce the 2017 winners of the Ruth Benedict Book Prize for outstanding scholarship on a lesbian, gay, bisexual, or transgender topic. The prize is presented each year at the American Anthropological Association’s national meeting to acknowledge excellence in a scholarly book written from an […]

*Call for Papers: **Trans Studies en las Américas*

A Special Issue of *Transgender Studies Quarterly*, Volume 6, Issue 2, (Spring 2019) *Special Issue Editors: *Claudia Sofía Garriga-López, Denilson Lopes, Cole Rizki, and Juana María Rodríguez *Submissions due: February 1, 2018* “Trans Studies en las Américas” calls for papers that center Latin American, Caribbean, and Latinx trans theoretical, ethnographic, political, and artistic production. Throughout […]

Job Opening: Assistant Professor of Sociocultural Anthropology at MCLA

The Sociology, Anthropology, and Social Work Department welcomes applications for a full-time, tenure-track position in sociocultural anthropology to begin on September 1, 2018. Our interdisciplinary department offers a sociology major and hosts a variety of minors, including anthropology; child and family studies; criminal justice; health, aging, and society; and social work. We have eight full-time […]

Tenure-track position in LGBTQ Studies/cinema and WGST co-hire

The Women’s and Gender Studies program (WGST) and Cinema and Media Studies department (CAMS) at Carleton College invites applications for a joint tenure-track position in LGBTQ Studies, starting September 1, 2018. The teaching load is five courses over three ten-week terms—three courses in WGST and two courses in CAMS. We are particularly interested in applicants […]

APLA Graduate Student Paper Prize 2017

The Association for Political and Legal Anthropology Board invites individuals who are students in a graduate degree-granting program (including M.A., Ph.D., J.D., LL.M., S.J.D. etc.) to send stand-alone papers centering on the analysis of political and/or legal institutions and processes. Topics may include citizenship; colonialism and post-colonial public spheres; cosmopolitanism; cultural politics; disability; environment; globalization; governance; […]