Poste : Assistant Professor in History of Early North America, 1500-1800 – Stanford University

Lieu : Stanford

Type : temps plein

Début du contrat : 1er septembre 2015

Date limite de candidature : 12 septembre 2014

The Department of History at Stanford University is seeking applicants for the position of tenure-track Assistant Professor in the history of early North America, 1500-1800, including Pacific, Caribbean, and Atlantic worlds. Applicants will be expected to teach courses at both the graduate and undergraduate level in their specialized fields. In particular, applicants will be expected to teach the survey course in colonial and revolutionary American history (part of the Department of History’s American history sequence), as well as the graduate core colloquium in early American history.

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Contrat : Research Associate – project Home and Away in Anglo-Saxon England

Lieu : University of Leicester

Type : temps partiel

Date limite de candidature : 16 juillet 2014

The Leverhulme Trust has funded an ambitious, multidisciplinary Research Programme entitled The Impact of Diasporas on the Making of Britain: evidence, memories, inventions. The Programme is based at the University of Leicester, and draws on additional expertise from the Institute for Name Studies at the University of Nottingham. It runs for 5 years from January 2011, and includes provision for the employment of five post-doctoral Research Associates.

In this role you will work on the project Home and Away in Anglo-Saxon England. The position arises from the extended secondment of Dr Turi King to the on-going Richard III project. You will work closely with the Research Team, comprising five other research associates, a research fellow and permanent academic staff from the Universities of Leicester and Nottingham. Some paid teaching opportunities, in the field of early medieval history, are also available to suitably qualified applicants.

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Contrat : Research Assistant for the Leverhulme Trust Project: George Whitefield (1714-70) and trans-atlantic protestantism

Lieu : Aberystwyth University

Durée : 2 ans

Date limite de candidature : 31 juillet 2014

 
The Department of History and Welsh History, Aberystwyth University, is seeking to appoint a Research Assistant to join a two-year project, ‘George Whitefield (1714-70) and Trans-Atlantic Protestantism’, funded by the Leverhulme Trust, and managed by Dr David Ceri Jones (Department of History and Welsh History).  The successful candidate will make a significant contribution to the project through data collection, transcription, editorial work and analysis and will co-edit the principal project outputs. Project details are set out in the further particulars.

 

Contrat : Teaching Fellow in the History of Florence and Venice in the Renaissance – University of Warwick

Lieu : Coventry – Venise

Type : temps plein

Durée : du 22 septembre 2014 au 12 décembre 2014

Date limite de candidature : 22 juillet 2014

 

In partnership with a member of the History Department’s academic staff, you will teach (taking lectures and seminars) during the autumn term (first term) of the 2014/15 academic year on the History Department’s final-year undergraduate modules ‘Florence and Venice in the Renaissance’ and ‘Historiography’ and on the MA modules ‘Culture, Society, and Religion in Renaissance Venice’ and ‘Theory, Skill and Method’.

You will be based at the Palazzo Pesaro-Papafava in Venice for the duration of the autumn term. Your accommodation in Venice will be provided and paid for by the History Department, and your travel to Venice at the start of the term and your travel from Venice at the end of the term will be reimbursed.

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Contrat : Teaching Fellow in Caribbean History – University of Warwick

Lieu : Coventry

Type : temps partiel

Durée : du 29 septembre 2014 au 26 juin 2015

Date limite de candidature : 22 juillet 2014

 

 

You will teach (taking lectures and seminars) on the second-year undergraduate module ‘Caribbean History: From Colonisation to Independence’ in the History Department. You will also teach occasional lectures for other undergraduate modules as required by the Head of Department and as appropriate to subject knowledge.

You will undertake lecturing, seminar teaching, essay tutorials, office hours, marking of undergraduate work, exam invigilation, and monitoring of student attendance in accordance with the Department’s quality assurance practices. You will be actively engaged in research in Caribbean history, or a comparable field.

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Contrat : Teaching Fellow in Medieval History – University of Warwick

Lieu : Coventry

Type : temps partiel

Durée : du 29 septembre 2014 au 26 juin 2015

Date limite de candidature : 22 juillet 2014

 

You will teach (taking lectures and seminars) on the first-year undergraduate module ‘The Medieval World’ in the History Department. You will also teach occasional lectures for other undergraduate modules as required by the Head of Department and as appropriate to subject knowledge.

You will undertake lecturing, seminar teaching, essay tutorials, office hours, marking of undergraduate work, exam invigilation, and monitoring of student attendance in accordance with the Department’s quality assurance practices. You will be actively engaged in research in medieval history, or a comparable field.

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Contrat : Stipendiary Lecturership in Early Modern History – University of Oxford

Lieu : St Catherine’s College, Oxford

Début du contrat : 1er octobre 2014

Durée : 1 an

Date limite de candidature : 21 juillet 2014

 
The Lecturer will be expected to teach twelve weighted hours a week averaged over the three terms (twenty-four weeks) of the academic teaching year (the College operates a weighting system whereby hours spent teaching groups larger than one person count for more than one hour). College teaching is in small groups (usually two or three students). He or she will be required to teach at least two of the following History of the British Isles periods set for the Preliminary Examination (first-year courses) and the Final Honour School (second- and third-year courses) subjects: 1042-1330, 1330-1550, 1500-1700; the Late Medieval or Early Modern General History periods set for the Preliminary Examination: 1000-1300, 1400-1650; and at least one of the periods of General History set for the Final Honour School: 1273-1409, 1409-1525, 1500-1618, 1600-1715, 1715-1799. The successful applicant will be invited to jointly teach with Dr Marc Mulholland classes on historical methods: Approaches to History for the Preliminary Examination and Disciplines of History for the Final Honour School. An ability to teach one of the Optional Subjects set for the Preliminary Examination or one of the Further or Special Subjects offered for the Final Honour School would also be a recommendation. In addition, with Dr Marc Mulholland he or she will be expected to play a full role in the running of History in the College, including arranging tuition in History, participating in the admissions process, setting and marking College examinations, and taking a role in the pastoral care of undergraduates.

 

Contrat : Teaching Fellow in the History of Medicine – University of Warwick

Lieu : Coventry

Type : temps partiel

Durée : du 29 septembre 2014 au 26 juin 2015

Date limite de candidature : 21 juillet 2014

 

 

You will lead seminars on the first-year undergraduate module ‘Kill or Cure: The History of Medicine and Health’ and teach (taking lectures and seminars) on the second-year undergraduate module ‘From Cradle to Grave: Health, Medicine and Lifecycle in Modern Britain’ in the History Department. You may also teach occasional lectures for other undergraduate modules if required by the Head of Department and where appropriate to your subject knowledge.

You will undertake lecturing, seminar teaching, essay tutorials, office hours, marking of undergraduate work, exam invigilation, and monitoring of student attendance in accordance with the Department’s quality assurance practices. You will be actively engaged in research in the history of medicine, or a comparable field.

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Contrat : Teaching Fellow in Modern US History – University of Warwick

Lieu : Coventry

Type : temps partiel

Durée : du 29 septembre 2014 au 26 juin 2015

Date limite de candidature : 21 juillet 2014

 

 

You will teach (taking lectures and seminars) on the second-year undergraduate module ‘Reform, Revolt and Reaction in the US’ in the History Department. You will also teach occasional lectures for other undergraduate modules as required by the Head of Department and as appropriate to subject knowledge.

You will undertake lecturing, seminar teaching, essay tutorials, office hours, marking of undergraduate work, exam invigilation, and monitoring of student attendance in accordance with the Department’s quality assurance practices. You will be actively engaged in research in modern US history, or a comparable field.

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Contrat : Teaching Fellow in African History – University of Warwick

Lieu : Coventry

Type : temps partiel

Durée : du 29 septembre 2014 au 26 juin 2015

Date limite de candidature : 21 juillet 2014

 

You will teach (taking lectures and seminars) on the first-year undergraduate module ‘Politics and Society in Africa from 1800’, in the History Department. You may also teach occasional lectures for other undergraduate modules as required by the Head of Department and as appropriate to subject knowledge.

You will undertake lecturing, seminar teaching, essay tutorials, office hours, marking of undergraduate work, exam invigilation, and monitoring of student attendance in accordance with the Department’s quality assurance practices. You will be actively engaged in research in African history, or a comparable field.

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