JOB: Lecturer in US History (Post 1865), Queen Mary, University of London (15 January 2017)

The School of History at Queen Mary, University of London seeks to appoint a Lecturer in United States History. The School currently has strong American history expertise on the antebellum period (Peart, Cohen) and on the post 1945 period and the Cold War (White, Ellison, Glancy). We are seeking now seeking to extend our research expertise…

RAI Visiting and Senior Visiting Fellowships, University of Oxford (30 January 2017)

ROTHERMERE AMERICAN INSTITUTE VISITING FELLOWSHIPS 2017-18 The RAI invites applications for a Senior Visiting Research Fellowship for 2017-18. The closing date is 30 January 2017. RAI Senior Visiting Research Fellowship The Senior Visiting Research Fellowship (SVRF) provides an opportunity for a mid- to late-career academic to conduct research at the Rothermere American Institute, the foremost…

Retroviral Cultures: AIDS, Twenty Years On (1 December)

Retroviral Cultures: AIDS, Twenty Years On 1 December 2016, 2.00 PM – 6.00 PM Andrew Blades, Maria Vaccarella, Corinne Squire, MK Czerwiec Old Council Chamber, Wills Memorial Building 2016 marks the twentieth anniversary of the 11th International AIDS Conference in Vancouver, at which Taiwanese American researcher David Ho and his team revealed new antiretroviral combination…

CFP: Britain, Canada and the Arts: Cultural Exchange as Post-War Renewal (1 December)

***DEADLINE EXTENDED Britain, Canada, and the Arts: Cultural Exchange as Post-war Renewal 15-17 June 2017 CALL FOR PAPERS Papers are invited for a major international, interdisciplinary conference to be held at Senate House, London, in collaboration with the School of English, Communication and Philosophy (Cardiff University) and the University of Westminster. Coinciding with and celebrating…

CFP: The Red and the Black: The Russian Revolution and the Black Atlantic (31 January 2017)

Call for Papers: The Red and the Black – The Russian Revolution and the Black Atlantic Conference to be held at the Institute for Black Atlantic Research (IBAR), University of Central Lancashire, Preston, 14-15 October 2017, to mark the centenary of the Russian Revolution. Keynote speaker: Professor Winston James, University of California, Irvine. With special…

JOB: Teaching Fellow in African-American Civil Rights, UCL (2 December)

The UCL Institute of the Americas (UCL-IA) is seeking to appoint an exceptional scholar to take up the position of Teaching Fellow in African American Civil Rights. UCL-IA is a leading multidisciplinary specialist institution for the study of Latin America, the United States, the Caribbean and Canada. The post is available for 3 months approximately. The postholder will be required…

Lecturer in US Politics and International Relations, Lancaster University (12 December)

The Department of Politics, Philosophy and Religion at Lancaster University seeks to appoint a Lecturer 7/8 in US Politics and International Relations. You are expected to have completed your PhD in an appropriate area, be research active and have excellent teaching abilities at both UG and PG levels and possess the relevant administrative skills.  Candidates…