Jobs and studentships

26 Nov 2014

Associate Professorship and Official Fellowship in Modern United States History

St Peter's College and the Faculty of History, University of Oxford

Applications are invited for a permanent full-time Associate Professorship in the field of Modern United States History. The post is tenable from 1 October 2015 and will be offered in conjunction with an Official Fellowship in History at St Peter's College. It will be based mainly at St Peter's College with some responsibilities carried out at the History Faculty.

14 Nov 2014

Assistant Professor in Global History

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.

12 Nov 2014

Graduate Library Trainee

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.

11 Nov 2014

MA by Research Studentship 2015-16

The Department of History at Royal Holloway, University of London, is pleased to announce a 12-month fully-funded MA by Research studentship, sponsored by the Association of Cricket Statisticians (ACS).
The successful candidate will have the opportunity to work with academics from Royal Holloway and partners in the sponsoring organisation, and so will benefit from both the lively research culture at Royal Holloway and the experience and expertise of ACS members.
The MA by Research project:
4 Nov 2014

Director of the ARC Centre of Excellence for the History of Emotions (CHE)

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).

30 Oct 2014

Professor, Global/Transnational History

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.

29 Oct 2014

PhD Studentships available at the University of Roehampton

History at Roehampton welcomes applications for PhD scholarships available as part of the TECHNE consortium. We offer expertise in a broad range of historical periods, from ancient to modern, and with geographical foci on England & Ireland, Western and Southern Europe and Latin America. And through TECHNE’s partner institutions – for example the Museum of London, the National Maritime Museum and the V&A – we offer a range of collaborative engagements.
24 Oct 2014

Researcher - Private Heritage Consultancy Heritage Collective

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.


9 Oct 2014

Eleanor Searle Visiting Professor in History

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.

7 Oct 2014

Events and Marketing Officer

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.