Current Job Searches

Modern European History

The Yale University Department of History intends to make a senior appointment in modern European history since 1750, in any field or region excluding Britain and Russia, beginning July 1, 2018.  Applications are welcome from scholars at the level of advanced associate or full professor who have demonstrated exceptional scholarship and teaching as well as leadership in their field and the profession. Yale University is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer. Yale values diversity among its students, staff, and faculty and strongly welcomes applications from women, persons with disabilities, protected veterans and underrepresented minorities.  All applicants should submit a letter of application, C.V., and statement of research and teaching interests to apply.interfolio.com/39701.  Letters of reference are not required at this initial stage. The review of applications will begin March 1, 2017 and continue until a suitable candidate is found.


Multiple Senior Appointments in International History, Diplomatic History, and/or Military History since 1800

The Yale University Department of History will make multiple senior appointments in these research areas beginning July 1, 2017.  Preference will be given to applicants whose research concerns multiple regions.  Applications are welcome from scholars at the level of full professor or advanced associate who have demonstrated exceptional scholarship and teaching as well as leadership in the profession.  Yale University is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer. Yale values diversity among its students, staff, and faculty and strongly welcomes applications from women, persons with disabilities, protected veterans and underrepresented minorities.  All applicants should submit a letter of application, C.V., and statement of research and teaching interests to http://apply.interfolio.com/38863. Letters of reference are not required at this initial stage. The review of applications will begin December 1 and continue until suitable candidates are found.


U.S. West and Early America

The Yale University Department of History intends to make two senior appointments,
one in the history of the American West and the other in the history of early America, both fields broadly defined to encompass a range of approaches. Appointment to begin July 1, 2017. Applications are welcome from scholars at the level of advanced associate or full professor who have demonstrated exceptional scholarship and teaching as well as leadership in their field and the profession.  Yale University is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer. Yale values diversity among its students, staff, and faculty and strongly welcomes applications from women, persons with disabilities, protected veterans and underrepresented minorities.  All applicants should submit a letter of application, C.V., and statement of research and teaching interests to http://apply.interfolio.com/38676.  Letters of reference are not required at this initial stage. The review of applications will begin November 15, 2016 and continue until a suitable candidate is found for each position.

Modern Russian/Soviet History

The Yale University Department of History intends to make a tenure-track assistant professor appointment in Russian/Soviet history since 1855, beginning July 1, 2017. The successful candidate will be expected to teach across the entire modern period.  Applications are invited from historians with strong potential for achievement in scholarship, undergraduate and graduate teaching, and intellectual leadership. We welcome applications from historians who already hold teaching positions, as well as from recent PhDs and those who expect their PhD by the time of appointment.  Yale University is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer. Yale values diversity among its students, staff, and faculty and strongly welcomes applications from women,  underrepresented minorities, protected veterans, and persons with disabilities.  Submit letter of application, C.V., statement of research and teaching interests, a chapter-length writing sample prepared for anonymous reading, and three letters of reference to https://apply.interfolio.com/35162.  The review of applications will begin October 15, 2016.