Assistant Professor in Economic and Social History (1.0 FTE) at Utrecht University

The section of Economic and Social History (UU) aims to appoint an Assistant Professor (tenured) as of 1 September 2020. In principle, the position involves 70% teaching and 30% research. The Assistant Professor will be involved in high-quality teaching and supervision tasks within the regular programmes offered by the Department of History, on the BA, MA and RMA level. Moreover, the position involves multidisciplinary teaching, e.g. in the PPE programme and in the context of the university’s strategic theme Institutions for Open Societies. It will also involve the development of new parts of the curriculum pertaining to environmental history. The Assistant Professor is expected to further develop his/her research agenda within the field of Economic and Social History, aiming for publications in leading journals, with a potential for attracting/securing external research funding.

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