Available Faculty Positions

Department of History


Late Medieval/Early Modern Europe

The Department of History at the University of Rochester seeks a historian of late medieval/early modern Europe, with strength in the histories of science and/or medicine. The hire will be at the level of tenured full professor.


The department has a strong undergraduate and graduate program in medieval history, with an excellent record of placement in tenure track jobs for PhDs. The university’s Robbins Library has a rich trove of sources from the period. We seek a candidate who will enable us to build our strength in this field further and to connect with the university’s STEM programs.

How to apply:

Applicants should submit a cover letter, c.v., and a writing sample of article or chapter length electronically, at https://www.rochester.edu/fort/his/.

Other information:

The application deadline is Friday, April 11, 2014.

The University of Rochester, an Equal Opportunity Employer, has a strong commitment to principles of diversity and, in that spirit, actively encourages applications from groups underrepresented in higher education.

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