Category Archives: History

Williams College Assistant Professorship in Native American/Early North American History

Deadline: October 15

Length: Tenure track

Comments: ” The Department also expects the successful candidate to offer a range of courses on Native American history as well as courses in the history of early America covering the arrival of the European settlers, the imperial conflicts in colonial America, and the American Revolution that focus in significant measure on how native peoples experienced and responded to those events.”

URL: https://apply.interfolio.com/43346

University of Southern California Assistant Professorship in US History

Deadline: October 20

Length: Tenure track

Comments: “The History department welcomes applications from scholars whose work examines any aspect of the history of the United States across all periods. Fields and periods of particular interest include the history of slavery; the Civil War and Reconstruction; African America; Native America; the West; gender and sexuality; borderlands; the U.S. and the world.”

URL: https://usccareers.usc.edu/job/los-angeles/assistant-professor-of-history/1209/5238397

Wake Forest University Assistant Professorship in Mid-19th C US History

Deadline: November 1

Length: Tenure track

Comments: “The teaching and research portfolio for this position includes the period from 1830 to 1877, comprising the Jacksonian era, slavery, the sectional crisis, Civil War, emancipation, and reconstruction.”

URL: Wake Forest US History Job

California State University-San Bernardino Assistant Professorship in African American History

Deadline: September 30

Length: Tenure track

Comments: “Candidates who can contribute to our public and oral history program, and/or have experience with GIS are particularly encouraged to apply.”

URL: CSUSB History Job

University of Pennsylvania Assistant Professorship in US History Post-1945

Deadline: November 1

Length: Tenure track

Comments: “We are particularly interested in scholars specializing in urban and/or political history as well as race, ethnicity, and immigration.”

URL: https://facultysearches.provost.upenn.edu/postings/1183

University of Richmond Assistant Professorship in Modern European History since 1815

Deadline: November 1

Length: Tenure-track

Comments: ” The University of Richmond invites applications for a tenure-track assistant professorship in modern European history, excluding Britain and Russia, to begin fall semester 2018. Specialty is open. Ability to teach broadly in the region is required; to place European developments in a global context (e.g. imperialism, colonialism, transnationalism, immigration, multiculturalism, etc.) highly welcome. In addition to maintaining an active research program, the appointee will be expected to contribute to the general education program, teach advanced courses in the field, and participate, as appropriate, in such related interdisciplinary programs as International Studies; Environmental Studies; Healthcare Studies; and Women, Gender, and Sexuality Studies.”

URL: https://www.h-net.org/jobs/job_display.php?id=55211 (Not posted on Richmond job site as of 7/28)

Hamilton College Assistant Professorship in Early Modern European History

Deadline: October 24

Length: Tenure track

Comments: “This is intellectual history broadly conceived, including the history of science, technology, and exploration. The department is especially interested in applicants whose work engages any of these fields in the context of global or transnational networks, colonialism, gender, sexuality, and/or race.”

URL: https://www.h-net.org/jobs/job_display.php?id=55210 (not listed on HERC as of 7/28)

Villanova University Assistant Professorship in African American History

Deadline: November 1

Length: Tenure track

Comments: “Candidates should be able to teach a two semester undergraduate and graduate survey in African American History. The successful applicant will also teach a thematically-based core History course of his/her creation and will be able to offer courses at the undergraduate and graduate level in her/his areas of specialization.”

URL: https://jobs.villanova.edu/postings/11716

Providence College Assistant Professorship in 20th C African American History

Deadline: October 20

Length: Tenure track

Comments: “Scholars whose research places the African American experience in an interdisciplinary, comparative, and/or transnational perspective are particularly welcome. Competence to teach in the Development of Western Civilization program as part of the regular teaching load is required.”

URL: https://careers.providence.edu/postings/1777

Ohio State University Postdoctoral Fellowship in Black Citizenship

Deadline: May 8

Length: 1 year

Comments: “Candidates will be evaluated using the following criteria: 1) academic grounding in social justice research focusing on blackness in a transnational or domestic context in any field; 2) research agenda linking the humanities to fields such as law, public policy, medicine, public health, education, social work, or the social sciences; and 3) experience designing and teaching Africana Studies courses.”

URL: https://www.h-net.org/jobs/job_display.php?id=54866