Job Opportunity: Postdoctoral Fellowship in Digital History, Washington Library

April 15, 2021


Candidates must have earned a PhD or MLS/MLIS degree. 


The position is for up to two years at an annual salary of $58,500. 


The Center for Digital History at Mount Vernon's Washington Library is accepting applications for a postdoctoral fellowship in the digital history and geography of the American revolutionary war era beginning in Spring 2021. This position combines scholarly work in the history and geography of North America in the late eighteenth century with development and stewardship of a digital public history project. The postdoctoral fellow will serve as project manager for ARGO: American Revolutionary Geographies Online. The fellow will co-develop ARGO's digital architecture, curate and write original content, and liaise with the frontend development team. 20% of time can be spent on the fellow's own scholarly projects. 


Please visit the posting webpage for complete application requirements. Please email Jim Ambuske at [email protected] with any questions.