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H-Net Job Guide Weekly Report For H-AfResearch: 20 August - 27 August

The following jobs were posted to the H-Net Job Guide from 20 August 2018 to 27 August 2018.  These job postings are included here based on the categories selected by the list editors for H-AfResearch.  See the H-Net Job Guide website at http://www.h-net.org/jobs/ for more information.  To contact the Job Guide, write to jobguide@mail.h-net.msu.edu, or call +1-517-432-5134 between 9 am and 5 pm US Eastern time.


AFRICAN HISTORY / STUDIES

H-Net Job Guide Weekly Report For H-Africa: 20 August - 27 August

The following jobs were posted to the H-Net Job Guide from 20 August 2018 to 27 August 2018. These job postings are included here based on the categories selected by the list editors for H-Africa.  See the H-Net Job Guide website at http://www.h-net.org/jobs/ for more information.  To contact the Job Guide, write to jobguide@mail.h-net.msu.edu, or call +1-517-432-5134 between 9 am and 5 pm US Eastern time.


AFRICAN AMERICAN HISTORY / STUDIES

JOB: Women and Health in African History - University of Michigan

Dear colleagues: 

The following job advertisement might have escaped notice. The History Department and the Women’s Studies Department here at Michigan is running an open-rank search this year for a historian of gender and of medicine. 

https://www.h-net.org/jobs/job_display.php?id=56975

We are particularly keen that scholars of African history would apply. 

I am happy to be in contact with anyone interested in this position about the job or about the University of Michigan. 

Yours, 

TOC: Issue 16 - Journal on African Philosophy: African and Africana Philosophers in Conversation

The peer-reviewed Journal on African Philosophy (JAP) has published Issue 16. It is the second issue of the new series in JAP to highlight, engage, and celebrate African and Africana philosophers. One of the things this series does is to examine how foundational elements of African and Africana philosophy can serve as a tool to evaluate the changing times both at the personal and organizational level.

Query: Panel Session Proposal for the 2019 WHA Conference - "African Cities in the Context of the Global Struggle for Independence and Self-rule"

Greetings! I am attempting to organize and chair a panel session proposal for the 28th Annual World History Association Conference to be held in San Juan, Puerto Rico from June 27th to June 29th, 2019 (www.thewha.org).

CFP: SERSAS FALL 2018 Conference, Georgia College, Milledgeville, 12 - 13 October

From: Dr. Aran S. MacKinnon, Co-Coordinator, SERSAS
Re: Call for Papers, Fall 2018 SERSAS Conference

SERSAS, in conjunction with the Department of History and Geography and the College of Arts and Sciences at Georgia College, is pleased to announce the initial call for papers for our upcoming conference, 12-13 October 2018, in historic Milledgeville, GA.

"Africa in the World and the World in Africa. Making an African World Through Global Connections."

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