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Assistant/Associate/Full Professor, History of the American West

The Department of History at Yale University is looking to hire an assistant or associate or full professor in the history of the U.S. West, including Hawaiʻi and the Pacific, to begin on July 1, 2023. Candidates in all subfields are encouraged to apply. Scholars who work on topics related to race, gender, sexuality, indigeneity, empire and borderlands, religion, commerce, politics, intellectual history, and the environment are encouraged to apply. We are especially interested in reviewing applications from candidates for professorships at the assistant (non-tenured) or associate (tenured) levels. Applicants should have demonstrated achievement and/or strong potential for scholarship, undergraduate and graduate teaching, and academic impact. 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.

Applicants should submit an application via http://apply.interfolio.com/107956. They should submit a cover letter, CV, research and teaching interests statements, and a chapter-length writing sample. Please also submit contact information for three individuals who have agreed to provide letters of recommendation, which may be solicited at a later stage. Review of applications will begin September 23 and will continue until the position is filled. For questions regarding this position, please email Dana Lee at dana.lee@yale.edu.


Assistant Professor in Early Modern European History
The Yale University Department of History intends to appoint a tenure-track assistant professor in Early Modern European History to begin on July 1, 2023.  Applicants should have strong potential for excellence and achievement in scholarship and in undergraduate and graduate teaching. 
 
We welcome applications from historians who already hold teaching positions, as well as recent PhD’s and those who expect their PhD or equivalent degree by the time of appointment. All applicants should submit a letter of application, C.V., statement of research and a statement of teaching interests, three confidential letters of reference, and a chapter-length writing sample.  All applicants should submit materials at http://apply.interfolio.com/108580
 
Please contact Denise Scott denise.scott@yale.edu with any questions. The review of applications will begin October 1, 2022.  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.

Assistant Professor, Eastern Mediterranean or Near East History
The Yale University Department of History intends to appoint a tenure-track assistant professor of the Eastern Mediterranean or Near East, who specializes in the years between 600 and 1500, to begin on July 1, 2023. We are especially interested in scholars, who work across regions, languages, cultures, and religions. Applicants should have strong potential for achievement in scholarship as well as 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.
 
All applicants should submit a letter of application, C.V., a statement of research and a statement of teaching interests, and a chapter length writing sample prepared for anonymous reading. Letters of reference are not required at this initial stage but will be requested later. All applicants should submit materials at http://apply.interfolio.com/108402. Please contact Denise Scott denise.scott@yale.edu with any questions. The review of applications will begin October 1, 2022Yale 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.

Associate/Full Professor, History and Global Affairs
The Department of History and the Jackson School of Global Affairs at Yale University are looking to hire a tenured Associate/Full Professor beginning July 1, 2023.  We seek applications from scholars in global and international history, especially those addressing issues of labor, migration, political economy, and/or transnational movements. The successful applicant will be a full member of both the History Department and Jackson School, with a strong commitment to undergraduate and graduate teaching as well as service in both.
 
Applicants, who must hold a Ph.D. or equivalent degree, should submit an application via http://apply.interfolio.com/110334. They should submit a cover letter, CV, statements of research and teaching interests, and one article/chapter-length writing sample. Additional materials will be requested at a later stage.
 
Review of applications will begin October 10 and will continue until the position is filled. For questions regarding this position, please email caryn.carson@yale.edu. 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.