Here’s a recent job posting for Africanists working in a global context, located at Hunter College at the City University of New York (CUNY):
The Department of History at Hunter College, CUNY invites applications for an open-rank professorship in Africa and the World, with any chronological focus, with an anticipated starting date on or about September 1, 2016. The department is especially interested in scholars who address the history of Africa and Africans in innovative regional, global or comparative contexts. Review of applications will be in September 2015 and will continue until the position is filled.
To learn more about the department, visit us at http://hunter.cuny.edu/history. Ph.D. in history is required at the time of appointment. We seek candidates with a strong record of scholarship, demonstrated teaching abilities, and a commitment to service. Compensation provided commensurate with qualifications and experience. Hunter College/CUNY is committed to enhancing our diverse academic community by actively encouraging people with disabilities, minorities, veterans, and women to apply. We take pride in our pluralistic community and continue to seek excellence through diversity and inclusion.
More information is available by using CUNY’s in-house job search interface and searching for job number 12532. Additionally, three letters of recommendation must be submitted to the Search Committee for the job (details here). The review of applications begins in September 2015, and will be continued until the position is filled.