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The Toynbee Prize Foundation at the 2016 American Historical Association Annual Meeting

If you are making your way to Atlanta early this new year, consider joining the Toynbee Prize Foundation for our traditional bi-annual AHA session! At this year’s American Historical Association Annual Meeting (January 7-10 in Atlanta, Georgia), on Friday, January 8th, the Toynbee Prize Foundation will host its traditional bi-annual AHA Annual Meeting Session, with this year’s event being…

Assistant Professor, University of Maine at Augusta, World History

Here’s a short-term advertisment for an attractive tenure-track position in World History at the University of Maine at Augusta, the third-largest campus in the University of Maine’s system, with some extra responsibilities at the University’s external campus in Bangor, Maine. The call for applications explains further: UMA is seeking applications from qualified candidates for a full-time, tenure…

Visiting Fellowship, Princeton Institute for Regional and International Studies, Princeton University

The Princeton Institute for International and Regional Studies (PIIRS) at Princeton University has recently announced a call for applications to next year’s cycle of Visiting Fellowships. The call explains: The Princeton Institute for International and Regional Studies (PIIRS) invites applications for 3 to 4 visiting fellowships for the 2016-17 academic year (10 months), beginning September 1,…

Global History Graduate Student Conference (Freie Universität Berlin, May 21-22, 2016)

Over at the M.A. Program in Global History in Berlin, our colleagues announce the second iteration of their global history conference for graduate students. This is a terrific opportunity for graduate students in Europe to begin networking, to get a sense of the shape of the field, and to receive helpful feedback and criticism on their…

CFP: “Environment, Society, and the Making of the Modern World: The History and Legacy of the UN Conference on the Human Environment” (Stockholm, Sweden, December 2016)

Here’s an exciting upcoming conference that we’ve caught at the last minute – the deadline for submissions is tomorrow! Professors Glenda Sluga (Sydney),  Sverker Sörlin (KTH Stockholm), and Paul Warde (Cambridge) are organizing a conference titled “Environment, Society, and the Making of the Modern World: The History and Legacy of the UN Conference on the Human…

Summer School, European Network in Universal and Global History, June 30-July 2, 2016

The summer may seem far away, but it’s not too early to begin planning your conference and research travel for the vacation season—especially if you’re a PhD candidate working on transnational and global topics. The European Network in Universal and Global History (ENIUGH) has recently announced a summer workshop for doctoral candidates to take place…

Assistant Professor, Global Approaches to Gender and Health, University of North Carolina-Charlotte

Even during the middle of the Thanksgiving holiday season (at least for those readers in North America), the job market continues its march. The latest relevant posting we’ve seen comes from the Women’s and Gender Studies Program at the University of North Carolina-Charlotte, which invites applications for a tenure-track position in Global Approaches to Gender…

Assistant Professor, World History, University of Texas Rio Grande Valley

Another day during this busy application and interview season, another position, this time at the University of Texas Rio Grande Valley. There, the College of Liberal Arts has announced a search for a World Historian for a tenure-track, Assistant Professor position to begin in fall 2016. The ideal candidate will have training in world history…

Lecturer in International History, University of Sheffield

For readers of the Global History Blog looking for a short-term position, here’s an attractive post announced recently at the University of Sheffield, in England. The Department of History there, a recent announcement explains, is seeking to appoint a one-year fixed-term Lecturer in International History. We particularly welcome applicants from candidates specialising in the twentieth…