Call for Applications: Open Rank Professor in Digital Humanities, Northeastern University

October 1, 2019


Candidates must have a PhD or equivalent terminal degree at the beginning of the appointment and a record of scholarship and teaching commensurate with rank. 


Review of applications will begin October 1, 2019 and will continue until the positions are filled.


Northeastern University invites applications for several tenured or tenure-track faculty positions (Assistant, Associate or Full Professor) in Digital Humanities with a specialization in literary, rhetorical, cultural, or historical studies. Home departments may include History; English; Cultures, Societies, and Global Studies or other units within CSSH. Opportunities exist for affiliations with other programs, such as Africana Studies, Women’s, Gender, and Sexuality Studies, and colleges, including the Khoury College of Computer Sciences or the College of Arts, Media and Design. The expected start date is Fall 2020.

Applications are particularly encouraged from those engaged in research areas and technologies across the digital humanities domain and are particularly interested in research that explores the critical and cultural significance of tools and methods in the context of questions of race, gender, sexuality, and politics.


Please visit the posting webpage for full application requirements. Please address nominations and inquiries about the position to Professor Julia Flanders, Chair of the Digital Humanities Search, at [email protected].