JOB: Lecturer in American History, Birkbeck College, University of London (23 June)

The Department of History, Classics and Archaeology (HCA) invites applications for a Lectureship in American History. We seek to appoint an outstanding scholar working on any aspect of the long twentieth century (c.1870-present). Interest in American engagement in issues stretching beyond the US and/or in teaching American history in a global context is an asset,…

JOB: Associate Program Officer, Terra Foundation for American Art – Paris (13 June)

The Paris Center of the Terra Foundation for American Art seeks to hire an Associate Program Officer.  Part time position (4 days a week) with possibility of full time (5 days a week) pending authorization. Organization Headquartered in Chicago, with a satellite office in Paris serving as its centralized European hub, the Terra Foundation for…

JOB: Teaching Fellow in American Literature, University of Warwick (30 June)

This post is a fixed term contract until 31 August 2017. You will undertake teaching in order to support the work of the department and develop and enhance its teaching reputation, both internally and externally. You will be responsible for teaching undergraduate modules on North American women’s writing and nineteenth century American literature and will…

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…

JOB: Mellon Postdoctoral Fellow in Literatures of the Black Americas, University of Oxford (27 June)

Mellon Postdoctoral Fellow in Literatures of the Black Americas Faculty of Medieval and Modern Languages, 41 Wellington Square, Oxford Grade 7: £30,738 – £37,768 p.a. The Oxford Research Centre in the Humanities and the Faculties of English and Medieval and Modern Languages seek to appoint a 2-year Mellon Foundation Postdoctoral Fellow in ‘Literatures of the…

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…

BAAS Awards Winners 2016

Below you can find a list of BAAS and Eccles Centre Award winners for 2016. Links are provided to winning publications. These awards were presented at the BAAS Banquet at the close of the IBAAS conference in April. BAAS would like to congratulate all winners, and thank all those members who entered. The Awards for…

EVENT: A Celebration of the King’s Institute of North American Studies (RSVP by 1 June)

We would be delighted if you could join us for a Celebration of the King’s Institute of North American Studies on WEDNESDAY 8TH JUNE, 2016 from 5 – 8pm in the PYRAMID ROOM (K4U.04) on the 4th floor of the King’s Building ______________ Drinks & snacks will be served As you may be aware, the King’s Institute of North American Studies will…

JOB: Lecturer/Senior Lecturer (0.5) in English, Nottingham Trent University (28 June 2016)

The School of Arts and Humanities at Nottingham Trent University seeks to appoint a 0.5 Permanent Lecturer in English from 1 September 2016.  Applications are sought from candidates specializing in the following: 19C and 20C American literature, travel writing, Modernism and a broad knowledge and understanding of the major subject areas within English Studies. You…