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Cassius Marcellus Clay Postdoctoral Associate, Public Humanities

The Yale University Department of History invites applications for a Cassius Marcellus Clay Postdoctoral Associate in Public Humanities. The successful candidate may specialize in any subfield within History but will have experience/credentials in one or more of the following areas: Digital Humanities, Documentary Studies, Public History, Public Writing, Museums/Collections, or Space & Place. The fellow will be affiliated with the Public Humanities program and is expected to participate in their activities and to teach one course during the two years of the fellowship. Compensation is commensurate with education and experience and will include Yale’s benefits package and a research budget. Start date August 1, 2022. PhD requirements must be completed by the beginning of the appointment and the PhD must have been awarded after spring 2019. 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. A cover letter (including a statement of qualifications and research interests), a CV, a chapter-length writing sample, a one-page proposal for a course, including illustrative readings, and three letters of reference should be submitted to http://apply.interfolio.com/99731.  Review of applications will begin March 4, 2022. Please contact Ms. Denise Scott, Senior Administrative Assistant at denise.scott@yale.edu with questions.


Cassius Marcellus Clay Postdoctoral Associate, History of sexuality in the U.S. 

The Yale University Department of History invites applications for a Cassius Marcellus Clay Postdoctoral Associate in the history of sexuality in the U.S. The fellow will be affiliated with the Yale Research Initiative on the History of Sexualities and is expected to participate in their activities and to teach one course during the two years of the fellowship. Compensation is commensurate with education and experience and will include Yale’s benefits and a research budget.  Start date August 1, 2022. PhD requirements must be completed by the beginning of the appointment and the PhD must have been awarded after spring 2019. 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. A cover letter (including a statement of qualifications and research interests), a CV, a chapter-length writing sample, a one-page proposal for a course, including illustrative readings, and three letters of reference should be submitted to http://apply.interfolio.com/99720.  Review of applications will begin March 4, 2022.  Please contact Ms. Denise Scott, Senior Administrative Assistant at denise.scott@yale.edu with questions.


Assistant Professor, Southeast Asia

The Yale University Department of History intends to appoint a tenure-track assistant professor in Southeast Asian history to begin on July 1, 2022. Applicants should have strong potential for achievement in scholarship, undergraduate and graduate teaching. We welcome applications from historians who already hold teaching positions, as well as recent PhDs and those who expect their PhD or equivalent degree 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. All applicants should submit a letter of application, C.V., statement of research and teaching interests, and a chapter length writing sample prepared for anonymous reading at http://apply.interfolio.com/88482.  Letters of reference are not required at this initial stage but will be requested later. Please contact Denise Scott denise.scott@yale.edu with any questions.  The review of applications will begin October 1, 2021.


Assistant Professor, Qing History

The Yale University Department of History intends to appoint a tenure-track assistant professor in Qing history to begin on July 1, 2022. Applicants should have strong potential for achievement in scholarship and undergraduate and graduate teaching. We welcome applications from historians who already hold teaching positions, as well as recent PhDs and those who expect their PhD or equivalent degree 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. All applicants should submit a letter of application, C.V., statement of research and teaching interests, and a chapter length writing sample prepared for anonymous reading at http://apply.interfolio.com/88549Letters of reference are not required at this initial stage but will be requested later. Please contact Caryn Carson caryn.carson@yale.edu with any questions. The review of applications will begin October 1, 2021.