CFP: 27th Annual World History Association Conference; Milwaukee WI, 21st-23rd June 2018

The World History Association invites proposals for its 2018 conference, a joint meeting with the Midwest World History Association. The conference provides an ideal opportunity to interact with an international community of world history scholars, teachers, and students. Proposals for panels, workshops, round tables, and individual papers are welcome on topics related to the conference … Continue reading CFP: 27th Annual World History Association Conference; Milwaukee WI, 21st-23rd June 2018

CFP: “Interrogating Boundaries: Mapping the Mental and Material in World History” – Northeastern University’s 10th Annual World History Graduate Conference (March 24-25, 2018)

The Northeastern University History Graduate Student Association invites proposal submissions for its 10th annual graduate student conference to be held on March 24th and 25th 2018 at Northeastern University, Boston, Massachusetts. The deadline for submissions to the conference is Friday December 15th 2017. The 2018 conference title is “Interrogating Boundaries: Mapping the Mental and Material … Continue reading CFP: “Interrogating Boundaries: Mapping the Mental and Material in World History” – Northeastern University’s 10th Annual World History Graduate Conference (March 24-25, 2018)

CFP: Women and World War I (Slovenia and Italy, November 2017)

Readers of the global history blog working at the intersection of gender studies and world history may like to explore this international conference to be held in Ljubljana, Slovenia and Gorizia, Italy in November 2017. Please find below the original call for papers from the organizers: Women and World War I The Department of History at the … Continue reading CFP: Women and World War I (Slovenia and Italy, November 2017)

CFP: Geographies of World History (Graduate Conference, University of Cambridge)

Scholars working on the margins of world history and geography will be interested in participating in this conference sponsored by the Royal Historical Society at the University of Cambridge. The event is organized by the convenors of the Cambridge World History Workshop: James Wilson, Stephanie Mawson, Lachlan Fleetwood, Louise Moschetta, Eva Schalbroeck, and Chris Wilson. … Continue reading CFP: Geographies of World History (Graduate Conference, University of Cambridge)

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

CFP: “In Global Transit: Jewish Migrants from Hitler’s Europe in Asia, Africa, and Beyond”

Readers of the blog interested in the global history of migration and immigration may like to participate in a conference exploring new perspectives on Jewish flight and exile from Nazi Europe. The event is organized by the German Historical Institutes London and Washington DC together with the newly established Branch Offices of the Max Weber Foundation in Delhi, … Continue reading CFP: “In Global Transit: Jewish Migrants from Hitler’s Europe in Asia, Africa, and Beyond”

Instructor, World History, University of Memphis

Open positions continue to abound for historians working in world or global history. Here’s another call for applications emanating from the Department of History at the University of Memphis for a non-tenure track instructor, with the possibility of staying on for up to three years (four years total). The call for applications explains: The Department … Continue reading Instructor, World History, University of Memphis

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 … Continue reading Assistant Professor, World History, University of Texas Rio Grande Valley

Assistant Professor in World History, Massachusetts College of Art and Design

Fresh off of our recent posting of a position in world history at Emerson College, here’s another opportunity for scholars of world history located in the Boston area, this time at the Massachusetts College of Art and Design. Founded in 1873 as the first free-standing public school of art and design in the United States, the … Continue reading Assistant Professor in World History, Massachusetts College of Art and Design

Assistant Professor of Modern/Contemporary World History, Emerson College

Here’s an exciting job posting from the Institute for Institute for Liberal Arts and Interdisicplinary Arts at Emerson College in Boston, Massachusetts. The Institute, a recent advertisement notes, invites applications for a tenure-track Assistant Professor starting in Fall 2016. Qualified applicants should be prepared to offer courses in modern and contemporary world history. Preference will be … Continue reading Assistant Professor of Modern/Contemporary World History, Emerson College