The Ph.D. Program in History

at the Graduate Center of the City University of New York

Job Opportunities

May 13 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

For more information:

Job Summary

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.


Applicants should have a completed Ph.D., or be near completion, as well as evidence of research and teaching excellence. The successful candidate will be expected to teach at all levels of the program. Brock University is a comprehensive research institution with a strong commitment to undergraduate teaching.


Applicants must submit a letter of application accompanied by a curriculum vitae, a research plan, and evidence of successful university-level teaching. In addition, candidates must arrange for the submission of three letters of reference. Candidates may be contacted at a later date for additional materials.

The deadline for completed applications is 13 May 2016. Please submit by email to

All qualified candidates are encouraged to apply; however, Canadian and permanent residents of Canada will be given priority.

Brock University is an equal opportunity employer committed to inclusive, barrier-free recruitment and selection processes and work environment. We will accommodate the needs of the applicants under the Ontario Human Rights Code and the Accessibility for Ontarians with Disabilities Act (AODA) throughout all stages of the recruitment and selection process, per the University’s Accommodation for Employees with Disabilities Policy ( Please advise the Human Resources Department to ensure your accessibility needs are accommodated throughout this process. Information received relating to accommodation measures will be addressed confidentially.

Brock University is actively committed to diversity and the principles of Employment Equity and invites applications from all qualified candidates. Women, Aboriginal peoples, members of visible minorities, and people with disabilities are especially encouraged to apply and to voluntarily self-identify as a member of a designated group as part of their application. Candidates who wish to be considered as a member of one or more designated groups should fill out the Self-Identification Form available at: and include the completed form with their application.

More information on Brock University can be found on the university’s web site at


Contact: Dr. Daniel Samson, Chair
Department of History
Brock University
St. Catharines, Ontario, Canada
L2S 3A1

Email for application submissions:

Primary Category: European History / Studies
Secondary Categories: Digital Humanities
Early Modern History and Period Studies
Medieval and Byzantine History / Studies
Modern European History / Studies
Posting Date: 04/26/2016
Closing Date 05/13/2016
Need help with the Commons? Visit our
help page
Send us a message