Post-Doctoral Research Assistant, Queen Mary (University of London)

For scholars interested in the intersection of law and history, here is a recent call for applications for a one-year postdoctoral fellowship at Queen Mary (University of London) at precisely that juncture: The Department of Law is seeking to appoint a Post-Doctoral Research Assistant from October 2016-July 2019. This post is funded through funding from NWO-HERA […]

Lecturer in Global & World History, Queen Mary (University of London)

Our colleagues at Queen Mary (University of London) have announced a fixed-term position of interest to scholars of world and global history. “Following the recent award to Dr Kim A. Wagner of a prestigious Marie Curie Global Fellowship,” reads the announcement,” the School of History is seeking to appoint a Lecturer in Global/World history for a […]

Lecturer Position in International History (King’s College London)

As our recent posts suggest, it’s an exciting job market season for UK positions in international and global history. It’s about to get even more exciting, as our colleagues at King’s College London have recently advertised a Lecturer position in Twentieth-Century International History, tenable from September 1, 2015.  This is a great opportunity for historians interested in modern […]

Call for Papers: “Trafficking, Smuggling, and Illicit Migration in Historical Perspective”

A group of scholars from the Birkbeck (University of London), Sydney, and Texas Tech have recently announced a conference on the history of trafficking, smuggling, and illicit migration to take place at Birkbeck from June 18-20, 2015 – a great chance for a field that necessarily invokes global themes to coalesce more and for scholars […]