Category Archives: Medieval Studies

Brandeis University Assistant Professorship in Medieval British Literature

Deadline: October 30

Length: Tenure-track

Comments: “Applicants with a specialty in digital humanities, gender and sexuality, or race/ethnic studies are especially welcome.”

URL: https://apply.interfolio.com/44546

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Washington University of St. Louis Mark Steinberg Weil Early Career Fellowship in Humanities

Deadline: January 4

Length: 2 years

Comments: “We seek scholars from within a broad range of humanities disciplines or interdisciplinary fields and are especially interested in candidates who bring with them experience in community-based projects, data science in the humanities, and/or the urban humanities.”

URL: https://jobs.wustl.edu/ Job 35086

McGill University Assistant Professorship in Cultural Analytics

Deadline: December 15

Length: Tenure-track

Comments: The “primary area of specialization in the field of cultural analytics and digital humanities. Candidates may be working in a variety of subfields across the humanities and social sciences, including literature, history, anthropology, music, photography, art history, cinema, linguistics, information studies, and cultural or media studies, and must have a demonstrable research program that uses computational analysis for the study of culture. Special emphasis should be given to methods that connect with critical approaches to cultural study, such as feminist, post-colonial, transnational, Indigenous, queer-, disability-, or race-theoretical, or other approaches that address questions of social justice and/or inequality.

URL: https://academicjobsonline.org/ajo/jobs/8290

North Central College (IL) Assistant/Associate Professorship in English

Deadline: November 1

Length: Tenure-track

Comments: “Teaching responsibilities include surveys in medieval and Early Modern literature, upper-level seminars in the candidate’s specialization, and the opportunity to teach in the College’s interdisciplinary or graduate programs.” “Areas of interest may include but are not limited to a focus on race, gender, sexualities, empire, and drama/theatre.”

URL: https://northcentralcollege.peopleadmin.com/postings/2535

St. Mary’s Collge (IN) Assistant Professorship in Humanistic Studies

Deadline: November 15

Length: Tenure-track

Comments: “Applicants should have a specialization in Medieval history or Medieval Studies with a history concentration.” “Preferred candidates will also have experience in Classical civilization or Renaissance history, and in interdisciplinary studies, art history, or the cultural, religious, and racial exchange between Europe, Asia, Africa, or the Americas.”

URL: https://www.saintmarys.edu/hr/employment/faculty

University of Pittsburgh Dietrich Center Postdoctoral Fellowship 2017-18

Deadline: February 13

Length: 1 year

Comments: Must apply to one of the following departments: Classics;  Communication;  East Asian Languages and Literatures;  English;  Film Studies; French and Italian Languages and Literatures;  Gender, Sexuality and Women’s Studies;  German;  Hispanic Languages and Literatures;  History and Philosophy of Science;  History of Art and Architecture; Linguistics;  Medieval and Renaissance Studies;  Music;  Philosophy;  Religious Studies;  Slavic Languages and Literatures;  Theatre Arts

Must have received PhD on or after September 1, 2015, and have defended by June 1, 2017.

URL: http://www.as.pitt.edu/postdoctoral-fellowship-program/application-process

Old Dominion University Batten Endowed Professorship in Jewish Studies

Deadline: January 15

Length: Tenure-track (hiring at asst. prof. level)

Comments: “Specialization and discipline are open to all fields supported by departments in the College of Arts and Letters: English, Linguistics, Art, History, Foreign Languages, Communication, Philosophy, Political Science, Religion, Sociology, Women’s Studies, International Studies, Music, and other fields.”

URL: https://jobs.odu.edu/postings/2496

Newberry Library Long-Term Fellowships

Deadline: November 15

Length: Varies from 4 to 12 months

Comments: Include

  • Audrey Lumsden-Kouvel Fellowship — 4-6 months, “This fellowship is designed for postdoctoral scholars who wish to use the Newberry’s extensive holdings in Late Medieval and Early Modern History and Literature. Preference will be given to projects focusing on Romance cultures, including work that draws on sources from the colonial Americas. Topics in Portuguese, Spanish, and Latin American Studies are especially welcome, as are translation projects.”
  • National Endowment for the Humanities (NEH) Fellowships — 4-12 months, any field appropriate to Newberry collections
  • Lloyd Lewis Fellowship in American History — 4-12 months
  • The Newberry Consortium of American Indian and Indigenous Studies (NCAIS) Faculty Fellowship
  • École Nationale des Chartes Exchange Fellowship — 3 months

URL: http://www.newberry.org/long-term-fellowships

Linfield College Assistant Professorship in English

Deadline: October 16

Length: Tenure-track

Comments: “Expertise in the medieval or long eighteenth-century (1660-1830) periods is preferred. Expertise in gender and sexuality, race, class, ecocriticism, transnationalism, cultural studies, digital humanities, or other critical/theoretical approaches is welcome.”

URL: https://linfieldfaculty.applicantpool.com/jobs/48981.html

Harvard University Assistant Professorship in Jewish History and Culture

Deadline: September 15

Length: Tenure-track

Comments: “The successful candidate will be able to teach inter alia the Jewish history and culture of the medieval and early modern Mediterranean world. The successful candidate will also have research expertise in some particular aspect or aspects of Sephardic history and culture, whether pre- or post-expulsion, for example, Jewish literature, philosophy, law of the “Golden Age”; visual and material culture; Jewish-Christian relations; Jewish-Muslim relations; the world of the conversos; the Sephardic diaspora, etc.”

URL: https://academicpositions.harvard.edu/postings/6238