CFP: Association for the Study of the Arts of the Present Conference (26 March 2016)

  ASAP/8 CFP: Alternatives to the Present  How and to what ends do the contemporary arts conceptualize, represent, and model new spaces and temporalities? In recent years, much has been said about the difficulty of representing new spaces and times at “the end of history.” Fredric Jameson and Mark Fisher have famously pronounced that it…

Master of Arts in American Studies, Heidelberg University (31 March 2016)

  The Heidelberg Center for American Studies (HCA) invites applications for its preeminent, interdisciplinary MASTER OF ARTS IN AMERICAN STUDIES (MAS) program. Aimed at qualified graduate students from around the world it offers inside knowledge on the United States with an outside perspective. THE PROGRAM The MAS is a three-semester program taught in English. A performance-related fast track option…

CFP: International Conference on Cross Cultural Encounters (15 January 2016)

  Dear Colleagues, we are pleased to invite you to participate to the “International Conference on Cross Cultural Encounters (ICCCE 2016)”. The conference will provide excellent international forum for sharing knowledge and experience of the student, researchers and also interested persons. Historical and contemporary global migration involves a range of cross-cultural encounters, but how are these interactions…

Rothermere American Institute Visiting and Senior Visiting Research Fellowships

  ROTHERMERE AMERICAN INSTITUTE VISITING FELLOWSHIPS 2016-17 The RAI invites applications for a Senior Visiting Research Fellowship for 2016-17. The closing date is 15 February 2016 at noon. Senior RAI Visiting Research Fellowship The Senior Visiting Research Fellowship (SVRF) provides an opportunity for a mid- to late-career academic to conduct research at the Rothermere American…

Open Rank Position in Political Science, Johnson and Wales University (22 January 2016)

  Faculty-Political Science (Open Rank)  Founded in 1914, Johnson & Wales University is a private, nonprofit, accredited institution with approximately 16,000 graduate, undergraduate and online students at its four campuses in Providence, R.I.; North Miami, Fla.; Denver, Colo.; and Charlotte, N.C. An innovative educational leader, the university offers degree programs in arts and sciences, business,…

Reader/Professor in the Humanities, Northumbria University (18 January 2016)

  Northumbria University is seeking to appoint high calibre individuals at Professorial and Reader level with an excellent international reputation in any of the research areas and disciplines relevant to the Institute of the Humanities which include: Memory, Heritage and Identity; Transnationalism and Societal Change; Digital Humanities; Medical/Health Humanities; and American Studies. Proven ability to deliver high quality…