Job: Postdoctoral Research Associate, Durham University (1 December)

Contract Type:  Full Time & Fixed Term (1 year to 1 year 6 months duration, but ending 30 September 2019) Closing Date: 1 December 2017 (Midday) The Junior Research Fellowship (JRF) scheme is designed to attract the most talented researchers in Europe and beyond, and build international networks of scholars with a common passion for the deepest theoretical…

Job: Professor in the History of Music, Northumbria University (15 December)

Northumbria University is seeking to appoint an outstanding leader in the History of Music, to work within the Department of Humanities. We particularly welcome applications from scholars working in the fields of EITHER western art music c. 1750-1914 OR music in twentieth-century America, though candidates working in all fields of music history will be considered.…

Job: Assistant Professor in Comparative Literature, Bilkent University (10 December)

Bilkent University’s Faculty of Humanities and Letters announces multiple openings in the Program in Cultures, Civilizations and Ideas. We seek a candidate with a broad-based background in the humanities and expertise in any field in the study of literature, philosophy or culture.  Scholars committed to interdisciplinary and comparative work, and with proven excellence in teaching,…

CFP: Shadow Cinema: The Historical and Production Context of Unmade Films (8 December)

Shadow Cinema: The Historical and Production Context of Unmade Films Unmade films are a burgeoning area of scholarly inquiry. The rise of the film archive, from the Michael Klinger Papers and Hammer Archive, to the John Boorman Papers and Stanley Kubrick Archive, all have unearthed a treasure trove of abandoned or halted projects, left unmade…

CFP: UCL Americas Research Network UCL, Annual Conference (4 December)

UCL Americas Research Network UCL, Institute of the Americas 4th Annual Conference 3-4 May 2018  Call for Academic Papers: Intersections in the Americas  With support of the Institute of the Americas and the UCL Doctoral School we are pleased to present the 4th Annual Conference of the Americas Research Network: Intersections in the Americas to be held at UCL,…

Job: Assistant Professor in History and Literature, University of Warwick (3 December)

The Department of History at the University of Warwick seeks to appoint an Assistant Professor in History and Literature. You will contribute to the design and teaching of the new undergraduate joint-honours degree of English and History (VQ32). You will conduct research in History and be prepared to work in collaboration with colleagues within the…

Job: Associate Professorship (or Professorship) of American Literature, University of Oxford (18 December)

Grade 30S: Combined University and College salary in the range £46,336 – £62,219 p.a. Applications are invited for the post of Associate Professor (or Professor) of American Literature to be held in the Faculty of English from 1 October 2018 (or as soon as possible thereafter). The appointment will be made in association with a…

CFP: 43rd Annual Conference of the British Association for Canadian Studies, Senate House, London (30 November)

43rd Annual Conference of the British Association for Canadian Studies, Senate House, London 19-21 April 2018 Keynote: Professor Margaret Macmillan 2018 – A Century Later: Memory, Remembrance and Change  On the centenary of the end of the First World War, BACS’ 2018 Annual Conference will look beyond the war itself, at its impact upon Canada, engagement with…

CFP: Transatlantic Women 3: Women of the Green Atlantic (1 December)

Transatlantic Women 3: Women of the Green Atlantic, 21-22 June 2018. Dublin, Ireland The Transatlantic Women 3 conference invites scholars representing various countries and disciplines to present on any topic related to nineteenth-century transatlantic women but are especially interested in those dealing with women of the Irish-American nexus. Some of the key concepts include race, stereotypes, assimilation, immigrant…