JOB: Teaching Associate in Twentieth Century American History, University of Sheffield (29 June)

The Department of History at the University of Sheffield is seeking to appoint to a fixed-term Teaching Associate in Twentieth Century American History. The post-holder will deliver teaching and carry out assessment and evaluation of modules at all levels. Specifically the successful candidate will be required to take full responsibility for delivery of a level…

BGEAH Cambridge Program, Sept. 1-4 2016

Please click on the following link to find details of the BGEAH annual conference program for the meeting hosted by Sarah Pearsall at Cambridge, 1-4 September. Information about the panels, activities, and registration and accommodation can be found in the pdf. BGEAH Program 2016   I have tried hard to keep registration fees low: £50 for…

EVENT: Two Centuries of Peacemaking (7-8 June)

On 7 and 8 June, the academics from Newcastle University and Northumbria University are jointly hosting a conference celebrating ‘Two Centuries of Peacemaking’. The event marks two anniversaries: the bicentenary of the foundation of the Peace Society (the first major peace organisation in Britain) and the centenary of Britain’s enactment of conscription during World War One…

EVENT: SHAW Conference – Gender Religion and Activism (29 June)

Gender, Religion, and Activism Society for the History of Women in the Americas (SHAW) Ninth Annual Conference Programme 29th June 2016 Bedford Centre for the History of Women, Royal Holloway, University of London 9.30- Coffee and Tea 9.45- Welcoming Remarks 10-11: Panel 1 Vanessa Gamble (George Washington University), ‘Clinic and Church: The Activist Life of Dr…

JOB: Lecturer in American History, University of Manchester (5 June)

Closing date: 05/06/2016 Reference: HUM-08143 Faculty / Organisational unit: Humanities School / Directorate: School of Arts, Languages and Cultures Division: History Employment type: Permanent Location: Oxford Road, Manchester Salary: £34,576 to £47,801 per annum Hours per week: full time You should have an interest in any area of North American history since 1776. We are especially interested in encouraging applications from those that have…

EVENT: Civil Rights Documentary Cinema and the 1960s (24-26 May)

REGISTRATION NOW OPEN:  BRITISH ACADEMY LANDMARK CONFERENCE Civil Rights Documentary Cinema and the 1960s: Transatlantic Conversations on History, Race and Rights The British Academy, London 24-26 May 2016 This conference is co-sponsored by the Centre for Research in Race and Rights, the University of Nottingham, Nottingham Trent University, the University of Leicester and the University…

JOB: Lecturer (Teaching Focussed) in 19th/20th Century American History, University of Manchester (5 May)

Closing date : 05/05/2016 Reference : HUM-08088 Faculty / Organisational unit : Humanities School / Directorate : School of Arts, Languages and Cultures Division : English, American Studies and Creative Writing Employment type : Fixed Term Duration : 1 September 2016 to 30 June 2018 Location : Oxford Road, Manchester Salary : £34,576 to £35,609 per annum pro rata Hours per week : 0.5FTE You…

STUDENTSHIP: PhD Studentship, University of Worcester (6 June 2016)

Fully-funded, full-time, PhD Studentship in History, University of Worcester: The USA and World War II Applications are invited for a fully-funded, full-time, PhD studentship at the University of Worcester in History, aligned with the expertise of one or more of our History researchers. This is one of a number of research projects in competition for…

EVENT: BGEAH Postgraduate and Early Career Workshop in Early American History (11 March)

BGEAH Postgraduate and Early Career Workshop in Early American History Institute of Historical Research, London Friday 11 March 2016 This day-long workshop for postgraduate researchers and early career academics working on any facet of American or Atlantic history from the seventeenth century through the early national period invites them to discuss their ideas among their…