FUNDING: Lapidus Initiative Fellowship for Digital Collections (9 January 2017)

Electronic Submission The Omohundro Institute of Early American History & Culture seeks proposals from scholars at all levels, in partnership with special collections libraries and historical societies, for Lapidus Initiative Fellowships for Digital Collections. In concert with other OI projects promoting creative use of digital tools and materials, these fellowships are intended to bring scholars…

JOB: Curator – North American Published Collections, British Library (8 September)

New Job Posting: Curator North American Published Collections, The British Library For full details visit: http://bit.ly/BL_curator The British Library holds one of the largest and most important collections from North America in the world, from the colonial period to the present day. As a core member of the Americas and Australasian team, you will help to…

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,…

CFP: American Politics Group Conference (31 October)

American Politics Group of the Political Studies Association Annual Conference 2017 ‘Change and Continuity in U.S. Politics’ Call for Papers The forty-third annual conference of the American Politics Group of the Political Studies Association will be held at the University of Leicester (UK) from Thursday 5 to Saturday 7 January 2017. The keynote speaker will…

STUDENTSHIP: PhD Studentship on Literatures of Travel, Nottingham Trent University (29 August)

Nottingham Trent University welcome applications from prospective students wishing to work for a PhD on travel writing under the guidance of a supervision team led by Professor Tim Youngs. There is no restriction as to historical or geographical focus or type of critical approach, but proposals relating to post-medieval travel writing and any of the following…

JOB: Teacher of English (Fixed Term), University of Cardiff (29 August)

The School of English, Communication & Philosophy at Cardiff University wishes to appoint a Teacher with a strong teaching record in Romantic literature and nineteenth-century British or American literature. The successful candidate will have sole responsibility for framing and delivering dynamic 3rd and 2nd Year modules in those areas. S/he may also be asked to…

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: Lecturer in English (Part Time, Fixed Term), University of West England (4 August)

Duration of post: Fixed term. Fixed term period (yrs/mths) : Until 30 June 2017. Post is open to: External and internal candidates. Job overview: The University of West England is seeking to appoint a Lecturer in English Literature to deliver teaching and learning to support the overall delivery of English literature modules in order to achieve…