JOB: Associate Professor in North American History, London School of Economics (31 October)

This appointment is due to commence on 1 September 2017 The Department of International History at LSE is seeking to make an appointment in the history of North America and the World since 1776.  We are seeking exceptional candidates with outstanding research potential and a developing record of publications in North American history in an…

CALL FOR REVIEWERS: HOTCUS Postgraduate Conference (9 September)

Call for reviewers: HOTCUS PG Conference This year HOTCUS is collaborating with US Studies Online to cover the debates and papers at this year’s HOTCUS Postgraduate Conference (9 September, Northumbria University, Newcastle-upon-Tyne). They are calling for reviewers to cover a number of panels to draw out significant debates and offer critical commentary on the themes…

JOBS: Two Teaching Fellowships in American Studies, University of Hull (13 August)

Teaching Fellow in American Studies (Fixed Term), University of Hull The School of Histories, Languages and Cultures at the University of Hull seeks to appoint a temporary Teaching Fellow (80% FTE) in American Studies to cover a period of maternity leave (September 2016 – June 2017). This appointment complements our existing provision in American history,…

JOB: Senior Lecturer in Modern History, Leeds Beckett University (31 August)

The School of Cultural Studies and Humanities at Leeds Beckett University is seeking to appoint a Senior Lecturer in History to contribute to the development and delivery of its undergraduate and postgraduate courses and the supervision of research students in this disciplinary field. Applications are especially welcome from those with a particular interest or expertise…

JOB: Teaching Fellow in American Historical Cinema (Fixed Term), University of Warwick (29 July)

Fixed Term Contract until 14 July 2017. The Department of History at the University of Warwick seeks to appoint a full-time Teaching Fellow in American Historical Cinema. You will convene, taking lectures and seminars, the second-year undergraduate module ‘American Historical Cinema’ and you will take seminars on the first-year undergraduate module ‘Making History’, for a…

JOB: Lecturer in History (Part Time), University of the Highland and Islands (19 August)

The University of the Highlands and Islands is the United Kingdom’s leading integrated university encompassing both further and higher education. Based in the Highlands and Islands of Scotland, our distinctive partnership of 13 independent colleges and research institutions is locally based and rooted in communities, but with national and international reach, as part of a regional…

JOB: Fixed Term Lecturer in History, Glasgow University (7 August)

Job Purpose To undertake a high-quality teaching role in History, School of Humanities at undergraduate and postgraduate level. To provide replacement teaching cover in twentieth century American history and War Studies. To demonstrate variable expertise in order to teach both a course on 20th Century US History (such as one on the Vietnam War) and…

POSITION: Editor Sought for History of Women in the Americas (1 September)

The Society for the History of Women in the Americas (SHAW) wishes to appoint an Editor to manage the publication of its Journal, History of Women in the Americas. The journal is an open access publication, hosted by the School of Advanced Studies, athttp://journals.sas.ac.uk/hwa, and publishes at least one issue per year. History of Women…

WORKSHOP: Economic History Society PGR Residential Course (15 August)

30 November – 3 December 2016 Chancellors, University of Manchester The Economic History Society offers 12 part-funded places on an intensive residential course designed to raise the quality and analytical rigour of doctoral dissertations in economic and social history; improve the communication skills of postgraduates; widen their approach to their subjects; and encourage them to form…