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Dept of Film and Media at Emory University, Atlanta GA, is seeking two new hires at the level of Asst or Assoc Professor

Posted on September 27, 2021

The Department of Film and Media at Emory University, Atlanta, GA, is seeking two new hires at the level of Assistant or Associate Professor to join our faculty beginning August 1, 2022. Global South: We seek a tenure-track or tenured Assistant or Associate Professor whose research focuses on media/film industries of the Global South. We Continue Reading »

JHI Digital Humanities Postdoctoral Fellowship (2022-2023)

Posted on September 27, 2021

Call for Applications JHI Digital Humanities Postdoctoral Fellowship, 2022-2023 Deadline for applications: 30 November 2021 APPLY HERE: https://redcap.utoronto.ca/surveys/?s=9TC7NHM4WR9PFXYC The Jackman Humanities Institute (JHI) at the University of Toronto, in partnership with the Digital Humanities Network, offers a twelve-month Postdoctoral Fellowship in Digital Humanities, with a project that fits the JHI’s annual theme, “Labour”. The Annual Theme for 2022-2023 Continue Reading »

York University (Toronto) Post-Doc opportunities

Posted on September 27, 2021

My Faculty (LA&PS) at York University in Toronto has four postdoc opportunities, including one specifically prioritized for emerging Black scholars. The positions are for 1-2 years, pay $50k/yr + some research funding, and garner membership in the York University Faculty Association (including extended health care and benefits). There is some info here; please also feel free to Continue Reading »

Baruch S. Blumberg NASA/Library of Congress Chair in Astrobiology, Exploration, and Scientific Innovation

Posted on September 27, 2021

LINK TO WEBPAGE: HTTPS://BLOGS.LOC.GOV/KLUGE/2021/09/ANNOUNCING-A-CALL-FOR-APPLICATIONS-TO-THE-BARUCH-S-BLUMBERG-NASA-LIBRARY-OF-CONGRESS-CHAIR-IN-ASTROBIOLOGY-EXPLORATION-AND-SCIENTIFIC-INNOVATION/ NOTE: THE BLUMBERG CHAIR IS OPEN TO APPLICANTS FROM A RANGE OF DISCIPLINES IN THE HUMANITIES, SCIENCES AND SOCIAL SCIENCES. PLEASE SEE THE WEBSITE FOR THE FULL DESCRIPTION. APPLY TO THE BARUCH S. BLUMBERG NASA/LIBRARY OF CONGRESS CHAIR IN ASTROBIOLOGY, EXPLORATION, AND SCIENTIFIC INNOVATION In order to apply for the Blumberg Chair Continue Reading »

Decodings Fall 2021 (Conference Information)

Posted on September 21, 2021

DECODINGS Society for Literature, Science, and the Arts Newsletter                      Fall 2021, Vol. 31, No.1     *ENERGY–SLSA 2021 Conference  *9/9/21 Executive Committee Quarterly Meeting Notes  *Committee Members and Appointments: Social Media *Membership Renewal  *Policies: Respectful Behavior and Freedom of Speech *Ombudspersons  *AnthropoScene Book Series  *European Society for Literature, Science, and the Arts     ENERGY–SLSA 2021 VIRTUAL CONFERENCE, UNIVERSITY Continue Reading »

TT position in Race, Science and Technology at OSU

Posted on September 17, 2021

The Department of Comparative Studies at The Ohio State University invites applications for a tenure-track position in Race, Science, and Technology at the rank of assistant professor. We seek a dynamic, innovative scholar whose research and teaching engage the intersections of race, science, and technology. In keeping with the department’s commitment to interdisciplinarity, we are Continue Reading »

New Book: Under the Literary Microscope

Posted on May 18, 2021

From the publisher: “Science in fiction,” “geek novels,” “lab-lit”—whatever one calls them, a new generation of science novels has opened a space in which the reading public can experience and think about the powers of science to illuminate nature as well as to generate and mitigate social change and risks. Under the Literary Microscope examines Continue Reading »

Decodings Summer 2021 (updated)

Posted on May 18, 2021

DECODINGS Society for Literature, Science, and the Arts Newsletter                      Summer 2021, Vol. 30, No.4 *ENERGY–SLSA 2021 Conference *SLSA Awards: Essays, Book, Lifetime Achievement *Election 2021 Results *Recent Special Events *5/14/21 Executive Committee Quarterly Meeting Notes *Committee Members and Appointments: Social Media *Membership Renewal *Policies: Respectful Behavior and Freedom of Speech *Ombudspersons *AnthropoScene Book Series *SLSA Europe Continue Reading »

Director & Associate Professor/Professor: Institute for Inclusive Health Research (UTSC)

Posted on April 20, 2021

Dear colleagues, See below and attached for an exciting opportunity for mid- and later-career researchers at the University of Toronto’s Scarborough campus, home to Canada’s first baccalaureate program in Health Humanities and a growing national hub for arts-based health and wellness research. In summary: The University of Toronto Scarborough (UTSC) invites applications for the position Continue Reading »

Decodings Spring 2021 (April Update)

Posted on April 14, 2021

DECODINGS Society for Literature, Science, and the Arts Newsletter                      Spring 2021, Vol. 30, No.3 (April update) *ENERGY–SLSA 2021 Conference *SLSA Awards: Essays, Book, Lifetime Achievement *Election 2021 Results *Recent Special Events *2/24/21 Executive Committee Meeting Notes *Committee Members and Appointments: Social Media *Membership Renewal *Policies: Respectful Behavior and Freedom of Speech *Ombudspersons *AnthropoScene Book Series *SLSA Continue Reading »