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University of Kansas — Associate / Full / Distinguished Professor, Hall Professor in British History

University of Kansas — Associate / Full / Distinguished Professor, Hall Professor in British History

The University of Kansas seeks an associate, full, or distinguished professor of the history of slavery in the British Atlantic World. We define the British Atlantic World broadly as an area that spans the British Isles, the Americas, and Africa. We define the history of slavery expansively, including but not limited to ideologies, economies, institutions, lived experience, race, identity, and gender.

Haverford College — Full-Time, Tenure-Track, Assistant Professor in the History of Modern China

Haverford College — Full-Time, Tenure-Track, Assistant Professor in the History of Modern China

Haverford College, through its departments of History and East Asian Languages and Cultures, invites applications for a full-time, tenure-track, Assistant Professor in the History of Modern China, with a particular interest in global and transnational approaches, to begin in Fall 2022.

Union College — Assistant Professor in Medieval European History

Union College — Assistant Professor in Medieval European History

The History Department at Union College invites applications for a tenure-track appointment at the rank of Assistant Professor in Medieval European History, c. 500-1400, (including Medieval Mediterranean History and/or Islamic World). The applicant should be conversant in the methods of digital history.

Arizona State University — Assistant Professor of African-American History

Arizona State University — Assistant Professor of African-American History

The History program of the School of Humanities, Arts, and Cultural Studies at Arizona State University is seeking to hire a full-time, tenure-track assistant professor specializing in African-American history, to begin in Fall 2022. The chronological period of US history is open.

The Ohio State University — Assistant / Associate Professor, History of African Migration to North America

The Ohio State University — Assistant / Associate Professor, History of African Migration to North America

The Department of African-American and African Studies and the Department of History at The Ohio State University invite applications for a position in the history of African migration to North America.

University of Oklahoma — Assistant / Associate / Full Professor of Environmental History

University of Oklahoma — Assistant / Associate / Full Professor of Environmental History

The Department of History at the University of Oklahoma invites applications for a tenure-track or tenured position in US environmental history, with an emphasis on issues of race, indigeneity, and/or ethnicity, at the rank of assistant, associate, or full professor.

University of Pennsylvania — Assistant Professor in the History of Sexuality

University of Pennsylvania — Assistant Professor in the History of Sexuality

The School of Arts and Sciences at the University of Pennsylvania invites applications for a tenure-track position in the history of sexuality at the assistant professor rank.

University of Pennsylvania — Assistant Professor of Asian American History

University of Pennsylvania — Assistant Professor of Asian American History

The Department of History at the University of Pennsylvania seeks to fill a tenure-track Assistant Professor position with a focus on Asian American history. This hire is part of a multi department, multi-position initiative in Asian American Studies.

Claremont McKenna College — Assistant Professor, South Asian History

Claremont McKenna College — Assistant Professor, South Asian History

The History Department at Claremont McKenna College invites applications for a tenure-track, assistant professorship in South Asian history, period and research specialization open. The department is particularly interested in scholars whose research and teaching interests situate South Asian history within a larger regional and global context.

Vassar College  — Tenure Track Position in African American History

Vassar College — Tenure Track Position in African American History

Area of research in African American history is open; 19th or 20th century preferred. We encourage candidates whose work focuses on women, gender, and/or LGBTQ+ history to apply.

Vassar College  — Tenure Track Position in Asian American History

Vassar College — Tenure Track Position in Asian American History

Teaching responsibilities include U.S. history and courses cross-listed with Vassar’s American Studies and Asian Studies programs.

University of Chicago — 2022-24 Postdoctoral Researcher at the Rank of Instructor, Stevanovich Institute on the Formation of Knowledge

University of Chicago — 2022-24 Postdoctoral Researcher at the Rank of Instructor, Stevanovich Institute on the Formation of Knowledge

Postdocs will join a community of leading scholars from across the University to study the process of knowledge formation and transmittal from antiquity to the present day and to explore how histories and cultures shape our modern world.

Southern Methodist University — The Edmund J. and Louise W. Kahn Chair in History

Southern Methodist University — The Edmund J. and Louise W. Kahn Chair in History

We seek a distinguished teacher-scholar in the field of Latin American history at the rank of associate or full professor, in any area or period, to fill this endowed chair.

Georgetown University  — Core Faculty Position in Chinese History Assistant Professor

Georgetown University — Core Faculty Position in Chinese History Assistant Professor

Georgetown University in Qatar invites applications for a core faculty position in History at the rank of Assistant Professor. We are especially interested in candidates with research and teaching interests in the History of China.

Georgetown University  — Core Faculty Position in Southeast Asian History Assistant Professor

Georgetown University — Core Faculty Position in Southeast Asian History Assistant Professor

Georgetown University in Qatar invites applications for a core faculty position in History at the rank of Assistant Professor. We are especially interested in candidates with research and teaching interests in the History of Southeast Asia.

Harvard University — Tenure-Track Professor in History of the Modern Life Sciences

Harvard University — Tenure-Track Professor in History of the Modern Life Sciences

The Department of History of Science seeks to appoint a tenure-track Assistant Professor or tenure-track Associate Professor in the History of the Modern Life Sciences, broadly construed. Applicants with interests in the history of Race and Ethnicity in the Life Sciences are encouraged to apply.

University of Alabama at Birmingham — Assistant Professor (Tenure-Track) in the History of Medicine

University of Alabama at Birmingham — Assistant Professor (Tenure-Track) in the History of Medicine

The area of specialization is open, but the department will prioritize applicants whose teaching and research can be placed in a transnational context and/or that explore health disparities across axes of race, ethnicity, gender, class, and region.

University of Denver — Assistant Professor, History of Black Diaspora

University of Denver — Assistant Professor, History of Black Diaspora

The History Department at the University of Denver invites applications for a full-time, tenure-track appointment in the history of the Black Diaspora in the Americas (1600-1800).

Florida International University — Associate or Full Professor, Modern (19th and 20th century) African History

Florida International University — Associate or Full Professor, Modern (19th and 20th century) African History

The Department of History at Florida International University invites applications for an associate or full professor of modern (19th and 20th century) African history. This is a joint appointment in the Department of History and the Program in African and African Diaspora Studies.

University of California Santa Cruz  — REVISED History of Consciousness:  Advanced Assistant (tenure-track)/ Associate Professor (tenured)/ Professor(tenured) (Initial Review 11/30/21)

University of California Santa Cruz — REVISED History of Consciousness: Advanced Assistant (tenure-track)/ Associate Professor (tenured)/ Professor(tenured) (Initial Review 11/30/21)

The History of Consciousness Department at the University of California, Santa Cruz invites applications for two positions (Assistant Professor to Associate Professor) in History of Consciousness. Applicants at the Assistant Professor level should be at the advanced level, with at least three years of teaching experience.

Dartmouth College — History of Slavery in the United States, Assistant Professor, African and African American Studies

Dartmouth College — History of Slavery in the United States, Assistant Professor, African and African American Studies

The Program of African and African American Studies at Dartmouth College invites applications for a full-time, tenure-track assistant professor, to begin July 1, 2022. We seek a historian of seventeenth- to early nineteenth-century US slavery.

University of Utah — Assistant Professor of Middle East History

University of Utah — Assistant Professor of Middle East History

The Department of History at the University of Utah invites applications for a tenure track assistant professorship in the history of the Middle East. The period of specialization is open. The successful candidate will demonstrate a strong commitment to research and to research-informed teaching at all levels of the undergraduate and graduate curriculum.

The University of Chicago — Provost Postdoctoral Fellow / Instructor

The University of Chicago — Provost Postdoctoral Fellow / Instructor

The Department of History at the University of Chicago invites applications for a Provost’s Postdoctoral Fellowship in the history of race as it intersects with capitalism, empire, political economy, or economic life.

The University of Chicago — Assistant Professor, History of Race

The University of Chicago — Assistant Professor, History of Race

The Department of History at the University of Chicago invites applications for an assistant professor in the history of race as it intersects with capitalism, empire, political economy, or economic life.

Harvard University — Tenure-Track Professor in History and African and African American Studies

Harvard University — Tenure-Track Professor in History and African and African American Studies

The Departments of History and African and African American Studies seek to appoint a tenure-track professor in 20th Century African American History.

Miami University — Assistant Professor (tenure-track), African American History

Miami University — Assistant Professor (tenure-track), African American History

History: Assistant Professor (tenure-track) to teach African American History beginning in the fall of 2022. Duties include teaching undergraduate and graduate courses, scholarship, advising students, and providing service.