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Associate or Full Professor/Department Chair of Afro-American Studies at UMass Amherst

Associate or Full Professor/Department Chair of Afro-American Studies University of Massachusetts Amherst The College of Humanities and Fine Arts at the University of Massachusetts Amherst seeks a dynamic senior scholar to lead its W.E.B. Du Bois Department of Afro-American Studies and develop its future planning and direction. Founded in 1970, it is one of the […]

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Multiple Positions at University of Delaware

The College of Arts & Sciences at the University of Delaware invites applications for multiple positions–open rank, but with a special interest in senior scholars–for a major initiative in African American Material Culture Studies and/or African American Public Humanities. Joint appointments or single-department appointments are available among the departments participating in this cluster hire, including […]

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CLA at MLA in NYC – January 5, 2018

Please plan to attend the College Language Association Panel at the Modern Language Association Convention, January 5, 2018 from 1:45pm – 3:00pm at the Sheraton New York Times Square. 334. Pedagogies of Excellence: HBCUs and the PhD Pipeline FRIDAY, 5 JANUARY 1:45 PM-3:00 PM, GRAMERCY (SHERATON) Keywords: HBCU, Ph.D. Pipeline, African Americans, Doctoral Degrees, Mentorship Sponsoring […]

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University of Denver Position: Teaching Assistant Professor of Spanish

The University of Denver’s Department of Languages and Literatures invites applications for a full-time Teaching Assistant Professor of Spanish. Non-tenure track position, full benefits and initial three-year contract, renewable; promotion possible. Start: September 1, 2018. Teaching load: eight courses over 3 quarters. Salary: competitive. Required Qualifications PhD (or ABD at time of application) in Spanish […]

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University of Denver Position: Assistant Professor of Spanish specializing in Mexican and U.S. Latinx Literary and Cultural Studies (Chicano Experience)

The University of Denver’s Department of Languages and Literatures invites applications for a full-time Assistant Professor of Spanish specializing in Mexican and U.S. Latinx literary and cultural studies (Chicano experience). Tenure-track position, full benefits. Start: September 1, 2018. Teaching load: six courses over three quarters. Salary: competitive. Required Qualifications PhD (or ABD at time of […]

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University of Denver Position: Teaching Assistant Professor of Spanish specializing in Heritage/Bilingual Learner Pedagogy

The University of Denver’s Department of Languages and Literatures invites applications for a full-time Teaching Assistant Professor of Spanish specializing in heritage/bilingual learner pedagogy. Non-tenure track position, full benefits and initial three-year contract, renewable; promotion possible. Start: September 1, 2018. Teaching load: eight courses over 3 quarters. Salary: competitive. Minimum requirements: PhD (or ABD at […]

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CLA Lifetime Member Trudier Harris Honored as William & Mary’s First Tenured African American Faculty Member

Dr. Trudier Harris was recently honored for her groundbreaking role as William & Mary’s first tenured African-American faculty member. Harris was a member of the English department’s faculty in the 1970s. Now a University Distinguished Research Professor of English at the University of Alabama and formerly J. Carlyle Sitterson Distinguished Professor of English at UNC Chapel Hill, […]

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CLA Mourns the Loss of Member Dr. J. Lee Greene

Dr. J. Lee Greene earned his doctorate from the English Department at UNC. After a brief stint away from Chapel Hill, he returned and spent most of his professional career as a faculty member in the English Department. He published his first scholarly monograph, Time’s Unfading Garden: Anne Spencer’s Life and Poetry, in 1977. He […]

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Apply Today for the CLA First-Time Attendee Membership and Registration Fee Waivers

Call for Applications for the First-Time Attendee Membership and Registration Fee Waivers DEADLINE: NOVEMBER 30, 2017  The College Language Association (CLA) offers a fee waivers for membership and registration to its First-Time Attendees. The membership and registration fee waivers are available for current faculty members and graduate students Graduate Students (Regular Members): Up to 2 graduate […]

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