Assistant Professor of Modern World History (Missouri Southern State University)

For those on the market–and ideally, with a background in the history of Asia, the Middle East, or decolonization–here’s a recent call for applications for a position at Missouri Southern State University (located in Joplin, Missouri) in modern world history: Missouri Southern State University:  The Department of Social Science at Missouri Southern State University in Joplin, Missouri invites […]

Andrew W. Mellon Chair in History, University of Pittsburgh

As we approach the season of job announcements for the North American market, here’s an early announcement for an endowed Chair at the University of Pittsburgh that should interest senior scholars of Asia: The Department of History at the University of Pittsburgh invites applications for an endowed chair, the Andrew W. Mellon Professor of History. […]

TPF Trustee Selçuk Esenbel (Boğaziçi University, İstanbul) Hosts Global History Conference

If you’ve been paying close attention to the Toynbee Prize Foundation’s website, you’ll have seen some changes to our Board of Trustees, as we seek to adjust our Board membership to reflect the more and more international landscape of global history writing today. Among several of our new Trustees is Professor Selçuk Esenbel of Boğaziçi University […]