Institute of African Studies - Columbia University

IAS Opportunites

Postdoctoral Research Associate Position

Research Assistantship

Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology University of Cambridge
Postdoctoral Research Associate (Fixed Term)
Annual salary scale: £31,604 - £38,833
Closing Date: Wednesday, March 14, 2018
Reference: JU14554

Call for Papers, Panel and Performers: 4th Annual Symposium of the Dakar Institute of African Studies

Call for Papers

Bridging the Gap: Black Studies Across Social, Geographical, Epistemic, and Linguistic Lines

July 6-7, 2018 Dakar, Senegal

The American Political Science Association (APSA): Call for Applications

Call for Papers

The American Political Science Association (APSA) is pleased to announce a Call for Applications from early-career scholars based in Africa who are interested in attending the 2018 APSA Annual Meeting as part of a Research Development Group. Organized in partnership with African Studies Association (ASA) and the African Politics Conference Group (APCG), the Research Development Group will be a unique opportunity to advance current research towards publication, participate in the APSA annual meeting, and develop scholarly networks with colleagues.

Call for Papers: Interdisciplinary Journal for the Studies of the Sahel

Call for Papers

The Interdisciplinary Journal for the Studies of the Sahel (a specialized section of Africology: The Journal of Pan African Studies) is an on-line, open access, and peer reviewed scholarly journal devoted to research and analysis of policy, economic, social and political experiences of the Sahel region. The Journal is seeking submissions from all disciplinary fields of academic inquiry, including the arts, humanities, social sciences and STEM-related fields (science, technology, engineering, and mathematics). Relevant topics include but are not limited to:

Call for Papers: 2018 African Literature Association Conference

Call for Papers

The Graduate Student Caucus of the African Literature Association (GSCALA) invites graduate students to submit an abstract for the upcoming 44th Annual Conference of the African Literature Association, to be held May 23-26, 2018 at the Marriott Wardman Park in Washington, DC, USA.

Call for Papers on Afro-Intellectualism: Past, Present and Future Dimensions

Call for Papers

Africology: The Journal of Pan African Studies (formerly The Journal of Pan African Studies; JPAS), a trans-disciplinary on-line multilingual peer reviewed open-access scholarly journal devoted to the intellectual synthesis of research, scholarship and critical thought on the African experience around the world, is seeking contributions for a special edition focused on “Afro- Intellectualism: Past, Present and Future Dimensions,” hence, the global use, development, and exercise of the intellect by people of African heritage in all parts of the world (www.jpanafrican.org).

Denison Univ. Tenure Track Faculty Position

Denison University seeks an active artist/scholar who works within African Diaspora/Africanist traditions to join a vibrant dance program at a private liberal arts college. Successful candidates are expected to be excellent teachers, to maintain a productive, ongoing research agenda, and to contribute actively to the continued growth of the department and the college. Review of applicants will begin Nov. 17, 2017, and will continue until the position is filled.

Call for Papers: African Global Experiences

Call for Papers

Africology: The Journal of Pan African Studies (formerly The Journal of Pan African Studies; JPAS), a trans-disciplinary on-line peer reviewed scholarly journal devoted to the intellectual synthesis of research, scholarship and critical thought on the African experience around the world, is seeking contributions for a special edition that aims to explore the full scope of the African world. We are especially seeking to broaden our scope of diasporic African content.

FLAS

Fellowship

Students of African languages are invited to apply for Foreign Language and Area Studies (FLAS) fellowships for summer (2014) and academic year (2014-2015) study of Zulu, Arabic, Swahili, or Wolof.

SIPA DRA-ship

Fellowship

IAS Fellowship Opportunity for Second Year SIPA MIA/MPA students: each year, the IAS selects a SIPA MIA/MPA student in their second year to work as the Institute’s Program Assistant (also known as the Departmental Research Assistant). The position involves 15 hours per week of support throughout the academic year with event management and publicity. In exchange, the Program Assistant receives a stipend and financial support towards tuition. The competition for this fellowship is announced in the spring of every year.