University Lecturer in Caribbean and Atlantic History since c.1500, University of Cambridge

For those on the job market, here’s a new position in Caribbean and Atlantic history, with an interest in world history more generally, at the University of Cambridge: The Faculty of History is seeking to appoint a University Lecturer in Caribbean and Atlantic History in any period since c.1500. Candidates must have exceptional abilities in […]

Lecturer in Global and Imperial History, University of Exeter

For those on the job market this year, here is an attractive position at the University of Exeter, via their Imperial & Global Forum. The University is seeking a Lecturer in Global and Imperial History. As the call for applications notes: The University of Exeter is a Russell Group university that combines world-class research with […]

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 […]

Professor of Asian Studies and Professor of National Security Studies (United States Army War College)

For scholars of international and global history with an interest on national security-related themes, the United States Army War College (located in Carlisle, Pennsylvania) has recently announced a number of job searches for potentially relevant positions, including: • Professor of Asian Studies • Professor of National Security Studies For more information on the positions, click […]

Full Professor for Contemporary and Modern History, University of Konstanz (Konstanz, Germany)

For more senior applicants eyeing a W-3 (Full Professor) position in German-speaking Europe, the University of Konstanz—home of this year’s Toynbee Prize recipient Jürgen Osterhammel—has announced a call for applications for a position in Contemporary and Modern History. The call for applications reads as follows: W3-Professorship (permanent position) for Contemporary and Modern History with a […]

Weatherhead Initiative on Global History Fellowship 2017-2018 (Harvard University)

For those readers of the Global History Blog looking for a post-doctoral fellowship or a chance to engage with the vibrant international and global history community at Harvard University, here’s the perfect opportunity – the Global History Fellowships of The Weatherhead Initiative on Global History (WIGH) at Harvard University. (Readers of the Global History Forum might […]

Assistant Professor, World History (San Diego Mesa College – San Diego, CA)

Looking for global history positions on the West Coast of the United States? Then check out these two calls for assistant professors at San Diego Mesa College, a community college located in sunny San Diego, CA. One position focuses on teaching from ancient history to the early modern era; the other focuses on teaching world […]

Assistant Professor, Global Studies, Babson College

As we enter October, the job market is clearly on! Here’s a recent advertisment for a tenure-track position from the History and Society Division at Babson College, a private business school located in Wellesley, Massachusetts (just outside of Boston): The History and Society Division at Babson College invites applications for a tenure-track position at the assistant […]

Research Fellowships, St John’s College (University of Cambridge)

For readers of the Global History Blog on the job market this year, here’s a recent call for applications for Research Fellowships at St. John’s College at the University of Cambridge: Applications are invited for Research Fellowships in Historical & Philosophical Studies and related fields intended for outstanding researchers early in their careers. The Fellowships […]

Assistant Professor of History (Willamette University, Salem, Oregon)

For those hitting the job market this year with an eye on the Pacific Northwest, here’s a recent call for applications to a tenure-track position as an Assistant Professor at Willamette University in Salem, Oregon, the state capitol and not far from the Cascade Mountains, the Oregon Coast, or Portland. The Department of History invites […]