PhD Studentships at the JFK Institute, Berlin (31 January 2016)

On behalf of the director of the Graduate School of North American Studies, I would like to inform you that the Graduate School invites applications for 10 Doctoral Grants starting October 1, 2016. The School’s program is interdisciplinary in its approach and focuses on the social, economic and cultural changes impacting the United States and Canada…

Wolfsonian-Florida International University Fellowships (31 December 2015)

  The Wolfsonian-Florida International University is a museum and research center that promotes the examination of modern visual and material culture. The focus of the Wolfsonian collection is on North American and European decorative arts, propaganda, architecture, and industrial and graphic design of the period 1885-1945. The collection includes works on paper (including posters, prints…

BAAS and Eccles Centre Awards 2015-2016

BAAS AWARDS The following BAAS Awards are available for the 2015-16 academic year. Details of application processes and closing dates for each award can be found at the BAAS website or by following the links below. BAAS Honorary Fellowships BAAS Founders’ Research Travel Awards BAAS Postgraduate Short-Term Travel Awards BAAS Monticello Teachers’ Fellowships One two-year…

REGISTRATION: Network of American Periodical Studies Symposium (18 December 2015)

  American into Periodical Studies British Library Conference Centre, 18th December, 2015 A one-day Periodical and American Studies Symposium, organised by NAPS (Network of American Periodical Studies) The first NAPS symposium explores and debates some of the theoretical, methodological and practical implications of the rise of periodical studies for American Studies. Papers analyse the publication, production,…

Graduate Teaching Assistantships in History, Liverpool University (14 December 2015)

Liverpool has been a world leader in historical research and teaching for over 100 years. The world-renowned expertise of our historians and their innovative, international and interdisciplinary approaches to the discipline have established us as a leading centre for medieval, early modern and modern British, European, American and World History. The department hosts a number of…

Race, Empire, Power and The Colour Line in International Politics (9 December 2015)

Race, Empire, Power and the Colour-line in International Politics Seminar This seminar is designed to present an opening salvo in an on-going series of events to debate the theoretical and empirical parameters of the racial, imperialist and power dynamics of the historical and contemporary domestic and global colour-line. Panellists Dr Mark Ledwidge, Canterbury Christ Church…

JOB: Professorship in Political Science (North American Political Systems), Freie Universitat Berlin (9 December 2015)

Department of Political and Social Sciences The John F. Kennedy Institute for North American Studies and the Otto Suhr Institute of Political Science Professorship in Political Science focusing on North American Political Systems salary grade W 2 reference code: JFKI Pol W2The successful applicant will be required to cover the area named above in research…