Job Opportunity: Assistant Professor of Medieval European History, Williams College (Deadline 1 October 2021)

Description

The Department of History at Williams College seeks to make a tenure-track appointment in medieval European history, to start July 1, 2022. Specialists in all regions of Europe and all methodological approaches are welcome to apply. Applicants should be able to position their research and teaching with respect to the premodern world at large, whether connectively or comparatively. The teaching load in the department is 2-2 plus a January-term course every other year, and faculty have considerable autonomy in developing the curriculum in their fields.

Qualifications

The candidate should be a dedicated scholar with a Ph.D. in hand or expected by September 2022.

Application Instructions

Please send the following application materials to the department chair, Roger Kittleson, via Interfolio (http://apply.interfolio.com/90316): a letter of application which includes a summary of current and future scholarship, teaching interests and experience, and ability to work effectively with a broadly diverse student population; a curriculum vitae; separate one-paragraph descriptions of proposed courses (please include one survey and two specialized courses); and three letters of recommendation. The deadline for receipt of materials is Friday, October 1, 2021.

Published by charlottecook

Charlotte Cook graduated magna cum laude with a Bachelor’s degree in European History from Washington & Lee University in 2019. In 2020 she received her Master’s degree in History of Art from the Courtauld Institute of Art, earning the classification of Merit. Her research explores questions of royal patronage, both by and in honor of rulers, in fourteenth- and fifteenth-century England. She has worked as a researcher and collections assistant at several museums and galleries, and plans to begin her PhD in the autumn of 2022.

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