Friday, July 20, 2018

PostDoc: Economic History at the University of Pennsylvania

The Howard S. Marks chair of economic history in the history department at the University of Pennsylvania invites applications for a postdoctoral fellow for the 2018-19 year (12 months), preferred start date between September 1 and October 30, 2018. The position is open to highly qualified researchers who received their Ph.D. in history, economics, or political science no more than two years prior to the start of the appointment or are about to receive it; applicants must conduct research in any field of economic history. The fellowship involves providing administrative assistance to the activities of the chair (organization of two workshops), including editorial work for the journal Capitalism and History.
    For the full announcement and application procedures, please see the position announcement on the University of Pennsylvania website. The application deadline is August 1, 2018. Questions may be directed to Marc Flandreau at mfl@sas.upenn.edu. N.B.: Applicants with tenure or in tenure-track positions are not eligible.