University of Warwick – Department of History
Location: Coventry
Salary: Competitive Salary
Hours: Full Time
Contract Type: Permanent
Placed on: 10th January 2017
Closes: 24th January 2017
Job Ref: 1626779

The Department of History seeks to appoint a full-time professor in the combined field of international history and the history of the United States.

You will have demonstrable research interests connecting different, existing thematic areas of expertise in the Department: global and international history; conflict and violence; colonialism; and media and film. You will possess a demonstrable ability to link the international history of the United States in the twentieth century with members of the Department working on the modern history of Europe. You will be expected to work with the Department’s School of Comparative American Studies, Global History and Culture Centre and European History Research Centre.

You will have an established record of publishing monographs with major university presses. You will also possess experience of academic leadership. You will be expected to assist the department in the strategic development of new modules and courses at the undergraduate and postgraduate level.

All applications must be accompanied by a CV and covering letter. Writing samples and references may be requested from candidates during the latter stages of the recruitment process and should not be submitted with the initial application.

Please direct all informal inquiries to Professor Daniel Branch, Head of Department, at

Interview date: 14 February 2017.

Full details of the duties and selection criteria for this role are found in the vacancy advert on the University of Warwick jobs page. You will be routed to this when you click on the Apply button below.