Advanced Associate Professor / Full Professor, Military History, University of Texas-Austin

While not a topic we’ve featured enough here at the Toynbee Prize Foundation, military history is alive and well and a necessary part of the conversation on global history. Luckily for its practitioners, too, there’s a recent call for applications for a great job at the University of Texas-Austin, whose Department of History is in the process […]

Advanced Associate or Full Professor, Asian-American Studies, Latina/o Studies, Native American or Indigenous Studies, Comparative/Transnational Ethnic Studies, Yale University

For advanced scholars with an interest in transnationalism and ethnic studies (broadly conceived), here is a recent call for applications in the Elm City (New Haven, Connecticut) from Yale University’s Program in Ethnicity, Race, and Migration. The call explains: The Yale University Program in Ethnicity, Race, and Migration seeks to make at least one senior appointment of a […]

Tenure-Track Position, Business, Government, and the International Economy Unit, Harvard Business School

For those global historians looking for an academic position in history that allows them to enter conversations with a wider range of interlocutors than the average history department, here is a recent call for applications for a tenure-track position at Harvard Business School (incidentally also the home of one of our interviewees for the Global […]

Adjunct Lecturer & Adjunct Assistant Professor Position (Brooklyn College, New York)

For those readers of the Global History Blog looking for employment options in New York, here’s a recent posting that might be of interest. Brooklyn College has announced applications for an Adjunct Lecturer or Adjunct Assistant Professor position of Modern World History.  As a recent call for applications explains, The Department of History at Brooklyn College of the […]

Teaching Fellow in Global and Colonial/Post-Colonial History, University of Leicester

For readers looking for a one-year position, here is a recent call for applications for a Teaching Fellow in Global and Colonial/Post-Colonial History in the Department of History at the University of Leicester. The advertisment explains the following about the position, which runs from October 1, 2016 to June 30, 2017: The University of Leicester is […]

1 Post-doctoral & 12 Doctoral Positions (The Graduate School Global Intellectual History, Berlin)

For those TPF readers looking for post-doctoral or doctoral options on global history, the The Graduate School Global Intellectual History which is run by Freie Universität Berlin and Humboldt-Universität Berlin has announced fellowships opportunity for three years. The call for applications explains more: The graduate school aims to explore intellectual reactions to processes of entanglement from the 18th […]

Doctoral Position, The Max Planck Institute for the History of Science (Berlin, Germany)

Open positions continue to abound for historians working on global history of knowledge. Here’s another attractive – and last-minute–  job opportunity announced from the The Max Planck Institute for the History of Science at Germany for a doctoral position, with the possibility of staying on for up to three years. The call for applications explains: The topic […]

Tenure-Track Position in History, Centro de Investigación y Docencia Económicas (Mexico City, Mexico)

As we enter the season of job postings again, here’s one of the first offerings in the field of international history from the Centro de Investigación y Docencia Económicas (CIDE), an institute in Mexico-City. As with other positions outside of the North American market, note the early (late August) deadline. The History Department of the Centro […]

Associate Professor of International History, Graduate Institute of International and Development Studies (Geneva, Switzerland)

With the academic year now over for many of our readers, we move quickly into … the season of more job postings. Here’s one of the first for this season–with an early application deadline–that should surely interest readers of the Global History Blog. “The Graduate Institute of International and Development Studies,” announces a recent posting […]

Open Rank Faculty in Humanities and World History, American University of Iraq (Sulaimani, Kurdistan Region of Iraq)

As noted in our previous post regarding a position at the Jacobs University in Bremen, there are still plenty of academic positions out there with spring deadlines—especially for those adventurous enough to look outside of the American market. One such example is this recent posting for open rank faculty in Humanities and World History at […]