Post-Doctoral Associate Job Seach for YCRI/Jack Miller Center

The Yale Center for the Study of Representative Institutions, in conjunction with the Jack Miller Center, seeks to appoint one Postdoctoral Associate in the History of Representative Institutions for a one-year period beginning July 1, 2016 (AY2016-17). Areas of specialization include any aspect of the theory and practice of representative government in Britain or America between the British Revolutions of the seventeenth century and the American Civil War. 

The salary for the Postdoctoral Associate will be $50,000 for the year. The teaching load will consist of two courses, one per semester.

Yale University is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity employer. Yale values diversity among its students, staff, and faculty and strongly welcomes applications from women, persons with disabilities, protected veterans, and underrepresented minorities.

Applicants should submit a cover letter stating qualifications and field of interest, a CV, a writing sample of no more than 100 pages, and a sample syllabus of a proposed course. Review of applications will begin immediately and will continue until position is filled. Applicants can apply online:, or materials may be sent directly to Professor Keith Wrightson, History Department, POB 208324, Yale University, New Haven, CT 06520-8324.

Please email with any questions related to the search.

March 16, 2016