Category Archives: History

University of Oregon Assistant Professorship in the History of the Ancient World/Late Antiquity

Deadline: October 15 (priority deadline)

Length: Tenure-track

Comments: “Research specialization is open in terms of geography, theme (including women, gender, and sexuality), and chronological focus (including late antiquity).”

URL: https://academicjobsonline.org/ajo/jobs/9338

University of Oregon Assistant Professorship in the History of Women, Gender, and Sexuality

Deadline: Ocotber 15 (priority deadline)

Length: Tenure-track

Comments: “We seek an excellent, innovative scholar whose research is centered on North America and/or the United States, who can also incorporate transnational or global perspectives in their teaching. The successful candidate will teach an array of courses in women’s and gender history at all curricular levels, from introductory surveys to graduate seminars, and will serve as a resource for graduate students working on women and gender in a variety of geographical and chronological fields.”

URL: https://academicjobsonline.org/ajo/jobs/9337

University of Southern California Assistant Professorship in US History

Deadline: October 20

Length: Tenure track

Comments: “The History department welcomes applications from scholars whose work examines any aspect of the history of the United States across all periods. Fields and periods of particular interest include the history of slavery; the Civil War and Reconstruction; African America; Native America; the West; gender and sexuality; borderlands; the U.S. and the world.”

URL: https://usccareers.usc.edu/job/los-angeles/assistant-professor-of-history/1209/5238397

Emory University Assistant Professorship in Korean Studies

Deadline: October 20

Length: Tenure track

Comments: Seeking candidates “with a background in the humanities including, but not limited to, the fields of literature, gender, media and cultural studies, philosophy, religion, and history.”

URL: https://www.h-net.org/jobs/job_display.php?id=55240

Virginia Commonwealth University Assistant Professorship in Modern LGBTQ History

Deadline: November 1

Length: Tenure track

Comments: “Teaching responsibilities: Develop courses in Modern LGBTQ history and Oral History Theory and Practice for undergraduate and graduate students.”

URL: https://www.vcujobs.com/postings/64524

University of Richmond Assistant Professorship in Modern European History since 1815

Deadline: November 1

Length: Tenure-track

Comments: ” The University of Richmond invites applications for a tenure-track assistant professorship in modern European history, excluding Britain and Russia, to begin fall semester 2018. Specialty is open. Ability to teach broadly in the region is required; to place European developments in a global context (e.g. imperialism, colonialism, transnationalism, immigration, multiculturalism, etc.) highly welcome. In addition to maintaining an active research program, the appointee will be expected to contribute to the general education program, teach advanced courses in the field, and participate, as appropriate, in such related interdisciplinary programs as International Studies; Environmental Studies; Healthcare Studies; and Women, Gender, and Sexuality Studies.”

URL: https://www.h-net.org/jobs/job_display.php?id=55211 (Not posted on Richmond job site as of 7/28)

Hamilton College Assistant Professorship in Early Modern European History

Deadline: October 24

Length: Tenure track

Comments: “This is intellectual history broadly conceived, including the history of science, technology, and exploration. The department is especially interested in applicants whose work engages any of these fields in the context of global or transnational networks, colonialism, gender, sexuality, and/or race.”

URL: https://www.h-net.org/jobs/job_display.php?id=55210 (not listed on HERC as of 7/28)