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Department of History and Art History at George Mason University in Fairfax, Virginia, USA invites applications for a Tenure-Track Assistant Professor of Digital History. 

GMU encourages digital historians and digital art historians pursuing research in any field of history or art history to apply. Area of study and methodological specialty are open, but only candidates who can demonstrate that they are digital scholars will be considered. Successful candidates will work at the Roy Rosenzweig Center for History and New Media (RRCHNM) and will be expected to initiate and write grant-funded projects to support their work and the work of the Center.

The successful candidate will have a 2/2 teaching load and will have broad latitude in developing an array of undergraduate and graduate courses in digital history or art history, according to their pedagogical and research interests.

Candidates must have completed a Ph.D. by August 23, 2021, have teaching experience in digital history and experience in building digital humanities projects.

Applicants must submit their online application, cover letter, CV, and a one-page statement describing how he or she will contribute to the university’s mission as a diverse public university via the GMU website by November 15th, 2020. Three letters of recommendation must also be sent electronically to Susie Leblanc at sleblanc@gmu.edu.

View the full job posting on the GMU website.

Awards and honors

Alexandre Camus receives thesis award

Resources

The University of Lausanne’s COVID-19 research portal

Research and projects

CROSS program funds four digital humanities projects

Career opportunities

University of Zurich Digital Society Initiative Excellence Program for PhD students