University of Pennsylvania — Haldane Chair in Early Modern British History

The School of Arts and Sciences at the University of Pennsylvania invites applications for a tenured position in British History 1450-1700 at the rank of associate or recently promoted full professor. It is our intention to appoint the successful candidate to the inaugural Isobel Haldane Professorship of British History. The department is open to a wide variety of approaches to British history and is looking for a historian who possesses both a broad conception of the field and a willingness to work closely with colleagues and students in different areas of early modern history. They will have a record of innovative research, influential publications, and a deep commitment to teaching both undergraduate and graduate students

Candidates should apply online at Please attach a letter of application, CV, and research and teaching statements of no more than 2,000 words each. The Search Committee will begin reviewing applications on December 2, 2022 and will continue until the position is filled.

The Department of History is strongly committed to Penn’s Action Plan for Faculty Diversity and Excellence and to creating a more diverse faculty (for more information see: The University of Pennsylvania is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Minorities, women, individuals with disabilities and protected veterans are encouraged to apply