Lecturer/Senior Lecturer in Intelligence and International Security, University of Glasgow (19 March)

Lecturer/Senior Lecturer in Intelligence and International Security (American Power and Policy)   History (School of Humanities), University of Glasgow   The post-holder will contribute research and teaching excellence in the field of intelligence and international security from 1789 to the present in the History Subject area. While the post is open to all applicants with research…

CFP: Voices of Dissent: Social Movements and Political Protest in Postwar America (24 February 2017)

Call For Papers: “Voices of Dissent”: Social Movements and Political Protest in Post-war America Conference Rothermere American Institute, University of Oxford 2 June, 2017 On the evening of April 4, 1967, Martin Luther King, Jr., delivered a historic speech before a crowd of 3,000 people at Manhattan’s Riverside Church. In his speech, entitled “Beyond Vietnam:…

Professor of American Studies (Political Culture and Political Theory), University of Groningen (23 February)

The Faculty of Arts of the University of Groningen invites applications for the position of Full Professor of American Studies: Political Culture and Political Theory to strengthen the growing department. Job description The position involves: teaching – primarily – American Political Culture and Political Theory for the American Studies bachelor’s and master’s degree programmes, and…

CFP: Trump’s America (10 March 2017)

Trump’s America Clinton Institute for American Studies University College Dublin 5-6 May 2017 Call for Papers This conference will examine the political and cultural significance of Donald Trump’s election as president of the United States, and consider the first 100 days of his administration. Speakers include: Robert Brigham (Vassar College), Scott Lucas (University of Birmingham/EAWorldview),…

CFP: Insiders and Outsiders: Historical Perspectives on Power Relations in Modern America (15 January 2017)

Call for Papers: Insiders and Outsiders: Historical Perspectives on Power Relations in Modern America. The QMUL Biennial Symposium in American History At a rally in North Carolina on 5 November 2016, Donald Trump described his political journey: “I went from being the ultimate insider to being an outsider like they’ve never seen before.” Three days later he…

NEW BOOK SERIES: New Perspectives on the American Presidency

Edinburgh University Press are excited to introduce a new book series on the presidency, edited by Professor Sylvia Ellis and Dr. Michael Patrick Cullinane. New Perspectives on the American Presidency is designed to take advantage of the revival in presidential studies in the UK and the world, and the growth of cross-disciplinary scholarship that has added…

JOB: Senior Lecturer in Contemporary History/Politics, University of Chichester (4 January 2017)

The Department of History and Politics is a thriving and successful academic community. It consistently achieves outstanding results in the National Student Satisfaction Survey and is regularly ranked among the top departments in the UK for this metric. The Department’s team is composed of active researchers who made a creditable contribution to the previous REF…