Cultural & Ethnic Studies

  • American Folklore Society (AFS) AFS serves the field of folklore studies, comprised of people and institutions that study and communicate knowledge about folklore throughout the world. The purposes of AFS are to stimulate and encourage interest and research in folklore in all its aspects; to aid in the dissemination of the results; to promote responsible application; to publish and distribute publications, reports and journals; to advocate for and assist the teaching of folklore; and to enhance the professional well-being of members.
  • Association for Asian Studies (AAS) AAS is a scholarly, non-political, non-profit professional association open to all persons interested in Asia and the study of Asia. The objectives of AAS are (a) to form a scholarly, nonpolitical, and nonprofit professional association; (b) to promote interest in and scholarly study of Asia; (c) to provide means for the publication of scholarly research; (d) to promote cooperative activities and exchange of information; and (e) to facilitate contact and exchange of information between scholars and scholarly organizations.
  • Cultural Studies Association (CSA) The goal of CSA is to create and promote an effective community of cultural studies practitioners and scholars, to represent the field and its committed practitioners everywhere, and to advance cultural studies knowledges, projects, approaches, and methodologies throughout the world. CSA publishes its own journal, Lateral, a digital journal and designed to foster experimentation and collaboration among cultural studies practitioners and researchers.
  • Cultural Studies Association of Australasia (CSAA) The CSAA actively works to promote and develop Cultural Studies teaching, research and related scholarship, as well as provide advice and leadership on Cultural Studies related matters to community, industry and government. The broad aims of CSAA are to develop the study, teaching and public profile of Cultural Studies throughout Australasia.
  • International Federation of Arts Councils and Culture Agencies (IFACCA) IFACCA's vision is a world in which arts and culture thrive and are recognised by governments and peoples for their contribution to society. IFACCA's purpose is to support members to succeed and be a global voice advocating for arts and culture. IFACCA delivers its services through four core functions: networking, knowledge and analysis, capacity building, and advocacy.
  • Latin American Studies Association (LASA) LASA's mission is to foster intellectual discussion, research, and teaching on Latin America, the Caribbean, and its people throughout the Americas, promote the interests of its diverse membership, and encourage civic engagement through network building and public debate.
  • Middle East Studies Association (MESA) MESA fosters the study of the Middle East, promotes high standards of scholarship and teaching, and encourages public understanding of the region and its peoples. MESA brings together scholars, educators, and those interested in the study of the region.

Most recent job openings in Cultural & Ethnic Studies from HigherEdJobs:

Academic360 has partnered with to provide additional resources for our job seekers. Listed below are the most recent job postings from for this discipline.

Ethnic and Multicultural Studies (Posted 07/19/18)
Wellesley College
Wellesley, MA

Ethnic and Multicultural Studies (Posted 07/18/18)
Northeastern State University
Tahlequah, OK

Ethnic and Multicultural Studies (Posted 07/18/18)
Illinois State University
Normal, IL

More Jobs...

Additional Resources for Faculty Positions in Cultural & Ethnic Studies: