Category Archives: Medieval Studies

Brandeis University Assistant Professorship in Medieval British Literature

Deadline: October 30

Length: Tenure-track

Comments: “Applicants with a specialty in digital humanities, gender and sexuality, or race/ethnic studies are especially welcome.”

URL: https://apply.interfolio.com/44546

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Washington University of St. Louis Mark Steinberg Weil Early Career Fellowship in Humanities

Deadline: January 4

Length: 2 years

Comments: “We seek scholars from within a broad range of humanities disciplines or interdisciplinary fields and are especially interested in candidates who bring with them experience in community-based projects, data science in the humanities, and/or the urban humanities.”

URL: https://jobs.wustl.edu/ Job 35086

McGill University Assistant Professorship in Cultural Analytics

Deadline: December 15

Length: Tenure-track

Comments: The “primary area of specialization in the field of cultural analytics and digital humanities. Candidates may be working in a variety of subfields across the humanities and social sciences, including literature, history, anthropology, music, photography, art history, cinema, linguistics, information studies, and cultural or media studies, and must have a demonstrable research program that uses computational analysis for the study of culture. Special emphasis should be given to methods that connect with critical approaches to cultural study, such as feminist, post-colonial, transnational, Indigenous, queer-, disability-, or race-theoretical, or other approaches that address questions of social justice and/or inequality.

URL: https://academicjobsonline.org/ajo/jobs/8290

Harvard University Mahindra Center Mellon Postdoctoral Fellowship 2018-19

Deadline: December 1

Length: 1 year

Comments: Theme is “migration and the humanities.” ” The issues the seminar will explore include: the ethics of hospitality; modes of cosmopolitanism; negotiation of cultural “differences” under duress; the role played by interpretation and cultural translation in enhancing processes of social integration.” Must have earned PhD after May 2014 and before or during August 2017.

URL: https://academicpositions.harvard.edu/postings/7745

Cornell University Postdoctoral Fellowship in German Studies

Deadline: January 15

Length: 2 years

Comments: “Desirable areas of research specialization in German Studies include Early Modern and Medieval literatures and cultures; we will be especially interested in considering outstanding applicants in these fields with strong potential for outreach to other humanities fields as well. Examples could include but are not limited to Religious Studies, Science and Technology, Medicine, Gender and Sexuality, and Performance Studies, but we will consider excellent applicants in all fields of German Studies.”

URL: https://academicjobsonline.org/ajo/jobs/6830

University of Pittsburgh Dietrich Center Postdoctoral Fellowship 2017-18

Deadline: February 13

Length: 1 year

Comments: Must apply to one of the following departments: Classics;  Communication;  East Asian Languages and Literatures;  English;  Film Studies; French and Italian Languages and Literatures;  Gender, Sexuality and Women’s Studies;  German;  Hispanic Languages and Literatures;  History and Philosophy of Science;  History of Art and Architecture; Linguistics;  Medieval and Renaissance Studies;  Music;  Philosophy;  Religious Studies;  Slavic Languages and Literatures;  Theatre Arts

Must have received PhD on or after September 1, 2015, and have defended by June 1, 2017.

URL: http://www.as.pitt.edu/postdoctoral-fellowship-program/application-process

Old Dominion University Batten Endowed Professorship in Jewish Studies

Deadline: January 15

Length: Tenure-track (hiring at asst. prof. level)

Comments: “Specialization and discipline are open to all fields supported by departments in the College of Arts and Letters: English, Linguistics, Art, History, Foreign Languages, Communication, Philosophy, Political Science, Religion, Sociology, Women’s Studies, International Studies, Music, and other fields.”

URL: https://jobs.odu.edu/postings/2496