Poste : Lecturer in History – University of the Highlands and Islands

Institution : University of the Highlands and Islands, Dornoch
Date limite de candidature : 28 janvier 2018


As a full-time Lecturer at the Centre, you will work from the Centre’s base in Dornoch in the north Highlands. You will design, deliver, monitor, administer and evaluate academic programmes and contribute to the research environment, the development and efficient operation of the Centre. You should have previous experience of university-level teaching and be a research active historian in the field of early modern history (1500-1800). Applications would be encouraged, in particular, from those with a focus on environmental history and/or landscape history relating to that period.


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Poste : Associate Professor (or Professor) of African History at Oxford

Institution : University of Oxford
Prise de fonction : 1er septembre 2018
Date limite de candidature : 22 janvier 2018


You will have research and teaching expertise in any area of sub-Saharan African History from 1750 to 2000. You will conduct advanced research, give lectures, classes and tutorials, supervise, support and examine students at the undergraduate and graduate levels, and undertake administrative duties for both the Faculty and College. You will have a doctorate in a relevant field, significant postdoctoral research and teaching experience and a recognised academic track record in African History post-1750. You will have the ability to educate and inspire graduate and undergraduate students, and sufficiently wide historical interests to contribute effectively to the long-term development of the study of African History at Oxford. Outstanding communication and interpersonal skills are essential.
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Postes : Two Lectureships in History c.1450 – c.1830

Institution : The University of Edinburgh
Prise de fonction : septembre 2018
Date limite de candidature : 4 janvier 2018


We are seeking to appoint two specialists working on any aspect of history in the period between c. 1450 and c. 1830, and with expertise in one or more of the following geographical regions: Continental Europe, Latin America, Africa, the Middle East, Asia, and Australasia. We are looking for candidates who are outstanding academic teachers, have strong track records of internationally excellent publications, and are able to offer clear evidence of the potential for future development at the highest level. The appointments will be made with a view to enhancing opportunities for collaborative teaching and research with other colleagues, including those whose regional expertise is not in any of the geographical areas listed. The appointees will be expected to teach across the full range of History undergraduate and postgraduate programmes.


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Poste : Lecturer/Senior Lecturer in Medieval History

Institution : University of Manchester (Riverside)

Prise de fonction : 1er septembre 2018

Date limite de candidature : 10 décembre 2017

Candidates from all periods of Medieval History are invited to apply although preference may be given to candidates working in the Early Medieval (up to c.1000) period. You will have an outstanding record of academic publication in Medieval History, compatible with inclusion in our submission to REF 2021 and appropriate to their career stage. You will contribute to existing undergraduate and postgraduate courses, including the MA in Medieval and Early Modern Studies.

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Assistant Professor of Art and Material Culture of the Islamic World (University of California, Riverside)

Institution : University of California (Riverside)

Prise de fonction : juillet 2018

Date limite de candidature : 1er décembre 2017

The Department of the History of Art at the University of California, Riverside invites applications for a full-time, tenure-track Assistant Professor in Art and Material Culture of the Islamic World. The department is searching for an energetic candidate whose teaching and research interests focus on Islamic Art, Architecture, and Material Cultures in the wider Mediterranean World, the Middle East, and Central and South East Asia, from the medieval period to the 20th century. The candidate will be versed in the most advanced theoretical and methodological concerns of the field, have competency in the languages the specialization requires, and will develop and offer courses that serve the Department of Art History. Collaborations with UCR’s program for Middle Eastern and Islam Studies are encouraged.

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Post-doctoral Research Associate for Leverhulme Project « People and place: the making of the Kingdom of Northumbria, AD300-800 » (Durham University – Department of Archaeology)

Date limite de candidature : 24 novembre 2017

The postholder under the supervision of the Co-Investigators, will be one of 3 Research Associates based in the Department of Archaeology at Durham University working as a team to engage in key aspects of the project. This post will involve the osteological and isotopic analysis of skeletal assemblages curated in a variety of regional museums in Scotland and the north of England. The post will involve travel for the purpose of analysing, sampling and acquiring datasets.
Tasks will include the full osteological and palaeopathological analysis of human skeletal assemblages, the sampling and preparation of bones and teeth for isotope analysis of strontium, oxygen, carbon and nitrogen, coordinating a programme of radiocarbon dating, and the integration and interpretation of these skeletal data-sets with funerary evidence in order to explore questions of diet, mobility, health and social identity.

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Poste de professeur adjoint en études médiévales à l’Université de la Colombie-Britannique (Vancouver, Canada)

Date limite de candidature : 30 novembre 2017

Le Département d’études françaises, hispaniques et italiennes de l’Université de la Colombie-Britannique (Vancouver, Canada) est à la recherche d’un(e) médiéviste aux intérêts interdisciplinaires, capable de s’impliquer dans la vie intellectuelle de l’institution et de travailler en collaboration avec les autres membres du département. Le candidat retenu sera appelé à participer au constant enrichissement de notre curriculum, à promouvoir une meilleure connaissance des cultures française et européenne, et à contribuer à la promesse de la Faculté des Arts d’encourager l’engagement international de nos étudiants et de favoriser une meilleure compréhension interculturelle.
Un doctorat en études françaises (ou équivalent) est requis au moment de l’entrée en fonction. En plus de disposer d’un solide dossier de recherche et d’enseignement, les candidats doivent posséder une excellente maîtrise du français (de niveau langue maternelle ou comparable) et de l’anglais (langue de travail et de communication à l’Université de Colombie-Britannique). La personne choisie devra être en mesure de développer un programme de recherche actif et innovateur susceptible de mener à des publications et à l’obtention de financement, et participera à l’enseignement et à l’encadrement d’étudiants aux trois cycles.

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Poste d’Assistant Professor ; International Studies

Institution : University of California (Irvine)

Date limite de candidature : 31 décembre 2017

The International Studies Program at the University of California, Irvine invites applications from outstanding scholars involved in critical interdisciplinary global research with substantive foci in political, sociocultural, historical, legal, geographical and economic issues to apply for a tenure-track assistant professor position. All candidates with a research agenda that engages complex global issues and cuts across foci in creative ways will be considered. The successful candidate will hold a PhD in a relevant discipline in the social sciences or humanities. Candidates should address explicitly how critical and global perspectives are deployed and/or local-global dimensions feature in their research. Candidates should have an outstanding record of research, publication, teaching and professional service.

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Poste d’Assistant Professor – Late Antique or Medieval History

Institution : Stony Brook University

Prise de fonction : août 2018

Date limite de candidature : 1er décembre 2017


The Department of History at Stony Brook University invites applications for a tenure-track assistant professor of late antique or medieval history.  Our search encompasses all fields and areas of medieval European, Mediterranean, and/or Near Eastern history, ca. 200 – 1400 CE.  Preferred qualifications: ability to teach a range of undergraduate lectures and seminars in late antique and/or medieval history, as well as contribute to one or more of our graduate program thematic clusters (Global connections, empire, capitalism; Health, science, environment; Race, citizenship, migration; Religion, gender, cultural identity; States, nations, political cultures). We also welcome interdisciplinary candidates whose historical work addresses social, cultural, economic, and/or political processes; who engage with material and/or visual cultures; and/or who can participate in Stony Brook’s Center for the Study of Jewish-Christian-Muslim Relations. Required Qualifications: Ph.D. (in hand or expected by August 2018) in late antique or medieval history, medieval studies, or related field.


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Poste d’Assistant Professor : Early Modern Mediterranean and the World

Institution : University of California, San Diego

Prise de fonction : juillet 2018

Date limite de candidature : 1er novembre 2017


The Department of History within the Division of Arts and Humanities at the University of California, San Diego is pleased to announce a search for an assistant professor specializing in the Early Modern history of the Mediterranean and the World. Our preference is for a scholar whose research and teaching utilizes a transnational approach to the study of the Mediterranean, and whose scholarship contextualizes and connects the region with the other parts of the globe such as the greater Atlantic world, Africa, the Middle East or South Asia. The successful candidate must have a Ph.D. in History or a related field at the time of appointment on July 1, 2018.


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