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Career Opportunity: African and African-American Studies tenure-track Assistant Professor

State University of New York - Brockport
SUNY-Brockport is currently opening a search for a tenure-track Assistant Professor position in African and African-American Studies.

See the 2018 Summer Institute for Educators Video

Center for African Studies
The Center for African Studies Outreach Program at Howard University hosts three-day institutes during the summers for highly motivated educators interested in reading, learning, and teaching about Africa.

Applications for the Yoruba Group Project Abroad open tomorrow!

Department of World Languages and Cultures
The Summer 2019 Yoruba Group Project Abroad will be held at the Yoruba Language Center of the University of Ibadan in Nigeria.

FLAS Info Sessions for African Language Study Funding

Center for African Studies
Foreign Language & Area Studies (FLAS) Fellowships will be available soon! Come to an info session on Nov 19 for Summer funding and Nov 27 for Academic Year funding.

Career Opportunity: COP and MEL Director, Liberia Policy Dialogue

Abt Associates Inc.
Abt Associates seeks a Chief of Party and MEL Director for the USAID Liberia Policy Dialogue proposal.

Call for Graduate School's 2019-2020 Annual Fellowship Awards

Howard University Graduate School
Graduate fellowship and assistantship applications are currently open.

Jennings Randolph Peace Dissertation Program

United States Institute of Peace
USIP’s Jennings Randolph Program for International Peace awards non-residential Peace Scholar Dissertation Fellowships to students enrolled in U.S. universities and who are writing doctoral dissertations on topics related to international conflict management and peacebuilding. Registration for the 2019/2020 Peace Scholar competition has been extended to Sunday, November 18, 2018.

Applications for the 2019 WARA Fellowship competition open today, November 1st! 

West African Research Association (WARA)
WARA provides fellowships to scholars of Africa who would like to conduct research in West Africa. . The application deadline is February 1st, 2019.

Career Opportunity: African American Studies Professor

Oxford College of Emory University
Oxford College of Emory University, in concert with Emory College of Arts and Sciences, seeks to appoint an Asa Griggs Candler African American Studies Professor to its faculty beginning in fall 2019.

Experiences from the Amharic Study Abroad Program

Department of World Languages and Cultures
Check out the experiences of Foreign Language and Area Studies (FLAS) fellows during the Amharic Study Abroad Program Summer 2018.