Position: Chair in History (incl. History of Medicine), University of Liverpool

Chair in History, University of Liverpool

Salary Negotiable

Faculty of Humanities and Social Sciences, School of Histories,
Languages and Cultures, Department of History

Location: University Campus

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Closing date for receipt of applications: Fri, 09 Sep 2016 17:00:00 BST

We are seeking to appoint a Chair in History and particularly welcome
applications from candidates with expertise in any of the following
areas: medieval and/or early modern history, especially of the Near
and Middle East; the history of medicine; global history; digital
and/or public history; the history of China. Your research should link
to one of the research themes currently prioritised by the Faculty of
the Humanities and Social Sciences. You will play a central role in
driving forward the Department’s development, building on our current
excellent achievements in research and pedagogy, offering leadership
and vision across both areas. An appetite for contributing to
institutional leadership will be vital and you will be expected to
contribute to teaching relevant to your experience and research