The Ph.D. Program in History

at the Graduate Center of the City University of New York

Job Opportunities

Brandeis University History Department tenure-track appointment modern continental Europe and the World

The Brandeis University History Department seeks to appoint a full-time, tenure-track appointment at the rank of Assistant Professor in the history of modern continental Europe and the World (c. 1800 – c. 1950).  We are especially interested in historians who would extend the methodological, geographic and chronological range of the department’s current faculty, and contribute to graduate and undergraduate advising and teaching.  The candidate’s research focus may be European or transnational, but candidates must have a demonstrated capacity to teach both European and transnational thematic history courses in this period.  Applicants must have a PhD in hand when the appointment begins in the fall of 2022. This position is subject to budget approval.

Candidates should submit a letter of application, a c.v., a writing sample of no more than forty pages, a teaching statement, a diversity statement, and three letters of recommendation.

Only online applications will be accepted.  Please submit all materials to Academic Jobs Online: First consideration will be given to applications received by October 15, 2021.  Questions about the position may be addressed to Martha Cronin,

Brandeis University is an affirmative action/equal opportunity employer committed to academic excellence and building a broad intellectual community through diversity, equity, and inclusion.  We value and are seeking candidates with a variety of social identities, including those that have been underrepresented in higher education.