Career Opportunities

The Department of History in the Faculty of Arts at Ryerson University invites applications for a full-time tenure-track position at the Assistant Professor level, beginning July 1, 2017, subject to final budgetary approval. The area of specialization is urban history (excluding Canada and the United States), time period open. We seek candidates whose work is grounded in the historiography and methods of urban history and analyzes key historical moments in the development, cultures, economies, and/or politics of cities, urban formations and their populations. For more information: http://www.universityaffairs.ca/search-job/?job_id=37384.
Département d’histoire de l’art et d’études cinématographiques Faculté des arts et des sciences Professor in Medieval Art History The Département d’histoire de l’art et d’études cinématographiques is seeking applications for a full- time tenure-track position at the rank of Assistant Professor in Medieval Art History.  Responsibilities The appointed candidate will be expected to teach at all three levels of the curriculum, supervise graduate students, engage in ongoing research and publication, and contribute to the academic life and reputation of the University.  Requirements • Ph.D. in Art History • Dossier of publications and research on Medieval art • Teaching experience in the field of Medieval art at College/University level • Research interest and/or teaching experience in non-Western art would be an asset • Proficiency in the French language Linguistic Policy : The Université de Montréal is a Québec University with an international reputation. French is the language of instruction. To renew its teaching faculty, the University is intensively recruitingthe world’s best specialists. In accordance with the institution’s language policy, [http://secretariatgeneral.umontreal.ca/fileadmin/user_upload/secretariat/doc_officiels/reglements/admini stration/adm10-34_politique-linguistique.pdf], the Université de Montréal provides support for newly- recruited faculty to attain proficiency in French.  Salary The Université de Montréal offers a competitive salary and a complete range of employee benefits. Échelle salariale  Starting Date On or after June 1st, 2017. Page 1 of 2    Constitution of application • The application must include the following documents: - acoverletter - acurriculumvitæ - 3samplesofrecentpublicationsandresearch - Teachingevaluationsatcollege/universitylevel(ifapplicable) • Three letters of recommendation are also to be sent directly to the department chair by the referees.  Deadline Application and letters of recommendation must be sent to the chair of the Département d’histoire de l’art et d’études cinématographiques by November 9, 2016 at the following address: Madame Silvestra Mariniello, directrice Département d’histoire de l’art et d’études cinématographiques Faculté des arts et des sciences Université de Montréal C. P. 6128, succursale Centre-ville Montréal (QC) H3C 3J7 The complete application and letters of recommendation may also be sent electronically to the following e-mail : This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.. For more information about the Department, please consult its Web site at: http://This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. ________________________________  Confidentiality The Université de Montréal application process allows all regular professors in the Department to have access to all documents unless the applicant explicitly states in her or his cover letter that access to the application should be limited to the selection committee. This restriction on accessibility will be lifted if the applicant is invited for an interview.  Equal Access Employment Program Université de Montréal promotes diversity in its workforce and encourages members of visible and ethnic minorities as well as women, Aboriginal people, persons with disabilities and people of all sexual orientations and gender identities to apply.…
The Árni Magnússon Institute for Icelandic Studies invites applications for the Snorri Sturluson Icelandic Fellowships for 2017. The Fellowships are granted to writers, translators and scholars (not to university students) in the field of humanities from outside Iceland, to enable them to stay in Iceland for a period of at least three months, in order to improve their knowledge of the Icelandic language, culture and society. The amount of the Fellowships is based in principle on travel expenses to and from Iceland, plus living expenses while in the country. Should two equally-qualified candidates be under consideration, preference will, as a rule, be given to a candidate from Eastern or Southern Europe, Asia, Africa, Latin America or Oceania. The Árni Magnússonar Institute for Icelandic Studies assists Fellows during their stay in Iceland, at the conclusion of which Fellows are expected to submit a report to the Institute on how the grant was spent. There is no special application form for the Fellowships. Applicants should submit a brief but thorough account of the purpose of their stay in Iceland, specifying period of stay, as well as details of education and publications. Further information at: www.arnastofnun.is/english Applications should be sent by ordinary mail (no e-mail application) no later than 31 October 2016 to: The Árni Magnússon Institute for Icelandic Studies The Sigurður Nordal Office P.O.Box 1220 121 Reykjavík Iceland
The Department of History at Brock University invites applications for a three-year position as Assistant Professor (Limited Term) working in European and digital history. National/topical fields are open. The appointment begins July 1, 2016. For more information: https://www.h-net.org/jobs/job_display.php?id=52886 
Postdoctoral Fellowship at Speculum (Medieval Academy of America), http://medren.columbia.edu/resources/fellowships/speculum-postdoc-med-academy/ Visiting Research Fellowships, Schoenberg Institute for Medieval Manuscript Studies, http://schoenberginstitute.org/visiting-research-fellowships/ CARA summer programs & tuition scholarships, https://medievalacademy.site-ym.com/page/CARA_Scholarships International course on medieval music performance, http://www.medievalmusicbesalu.com Postdoc on medieval state formation, Ghent, http://www.ugent.be/en/work/vacancies/scientific/postdoc-rsf0n
Royal Bank of Canada Foundation-Bodleian Visiting Fellowships The Royal Bank of Canada Foundation supports three-month Fellowships to be taken at the Bodleian Libraries during the academic year 2016-17. Scholars at postgraduate level or above, with a current association with a Canadian university, or research-active and culturally interested members of the wider community in Canada, are eligible. The Fellowship award is intended to support one term of residence in Oxford for the purpose of research leading to a better understanding of material in the Special Collections of the Bodleian Libraries. Applicants should propose research projects, in any field of study, which are based on materials in any part of the Bodleian Libraries Special Collections. For further particulars, please email: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.. Application deadline: Friday, 1 April 2016 
The Research Centre “Religions and Societies in the Mediterranean world” (RESMED), a laboratory of excellence affiliated to Sorbonne University (Paris) offers five (5) one-year RESMED postdoctoral fellowships, starting july 2016. Deadline for applications: 15 March 2016. For more information.
To deliver its top 20 ambition Swansea University is seeking to appoint a Lecturer with excellence in teaching and research in the Department of History and Classics, within the College of Arts and Humanities. This opportunity has been made possible by the award of a Leverhulme Trust Major Research Fellowship to Professor Daniel Power for the academic years 2016-18 for the project The Separation of England and France 1204-1259. This post requires a contribution to teaching and graduate supervision in Medieval History, both at undergraduate and postgraduate level, but also across the Department where required, in addition to sharing organisational and academic administrative responsibilities. The post also requires high quality delivery of teaching and student learning and a commitment to enhancing the overall student experience. For more information.
Queen Mary, University of London is one of the UK's leading research-focused universities and a member of the Russell Group with an outstanding reputation in the humanities and social sciences. The English Department was ranked fifth in the last national Research Excellence Framework. The Department wishes to appoint a fixed term lecturer (one year) in Medieval Literature, as a replacement for Dr Tamara Atkin, who is taking up a Leverhulme Research Fellowship. Applicants should already have a creditable research record and substantial plans for future work in the field. We would expect the person appointed to teach the bulk of Dr Atkin';s courses and also to contribute to our general teaching provision where appropriate. We are therefore looking for a medieval specialist who can also teach into the early modern period. The post is full time for a period of 12 months, starting from 1 September 2016 or as soon as possible thereafter. Starting salary will be on the Academic and Education Grade 5 scale at £39,745 per annum inclusive of London Allowance. Benefits include 30 days annual leave, defined benefit pension scheme and interest-free season ticket loan. Candidates must be able to demonstrate their eligibility to work in the UK in accordance with the Immigration, Asylum and Nationality Act 2006. Where required this may include entry clearance or continued leave to remain under the Points Based Immigration Scheme. For more information.
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