Jobs and studentships
The Department of History of Memorial University of Newfoundland invites applications for a tenure-track position at the rank of Assistant Professor in the field of Global History. Research and teaching interests in all thematic and geographic areas of the field will be considered. Subject to budgetary approval, this position will commence on July 1, 2015.
The holder of the post will assist the IHR library staff in the selection and acquisition of new material, in the provision of services to users and in any other activities required to support the work of Library. The trainee will become familiar with the Innovative Millennium library management system, and will also have some opportunity to work on the maintenance of the Library pages of the IHR website. The trainee will be encouraged to take full advantage of the programme of visits and other training which is available to all trainees across the central university.
The University of Western Australia (UWA) is a member of Australia's prestigious Group of Eight and ranked among the top 100 universities (88th in the world) with a broad and balanced coverage of disciplines in the arts, sciences and major professions. For the past 100 years, UWA has contributed significantly to the intellectual, cultural and economic development of the State of Western Australia and the nation as a whole. Applications are invited for the position of Director of the ARC Centre of Excellence for the History of Emotions (CHE).
The Department of History in the Faculty of Arts at the University of Waterloo is seeking an exceptional senior scholar with a world-class scholarly record in modern global/transnational history. The field and area of specialization are open. The successful applicant will be appointed to a tenured position as a full professor and will be subsequently nominated for a Tier 1 Canada Research Chair. The Canada Research Chairs program was established by the Government of Canada to foster internationally-recognized research excellence.
Private Heritage Consultancy Heritage Collective is a leading independent heritage consultancy firm. Our work involves analysing old buildings and advising on new ones. Projects cover listed buildings, conservation areas, world heritage sites, new design and wind farms. Our work takes us nationwide, though there is a focus on central London projects. Our advice is underpinned by solid research.
The Division of the Humanities and Social Sciences at the California Institute of Technology (Caltech), in collaboration with the Research Division of The Huntington Library, Art Collections, and Botanical Gardens (The Huntington), invites applications for the annual Eleanor Searle Visiting Professor in History, where preference may be given to an applicant whose interests lie in the history of science and technology.
We are seeking a team player with a 'can-do' attitude to assist in the organisation of events in the Institute of Historical Research (IHR). This will include preparing marketing and promotional material, as well as soliciting a full calendar of business for the new conference suite and other designated meeting and teaching rooms and areas.
Applications are invited for the poistion of Lecturer in History in the Faculty of Arts. You will join our team of academics within the Department of History. You will be expected to contribute to the undergraduate and postgraduate teaching of the Department, as a member of teams responsible for the production, presentation, assessment and quality assurance of our modules and for the interdisciplinary modules to which we contribute. You will also be an active researcher able to make a strong contribution to the next Research Excellence Framework (REF).