News archive - June 2015

Friday, June 19, 2015

Position open: Assistant Professor in Global/Transnational History

The Department of History in the Faculty of Arts at the University of Waterloo is seeking to appoint a tenure-track assistant professor with an established research record in modern (post-1800) global/transnational history. Research interests in the history of science, technology, medicine, and the environment are particularly welcome, but applicants in other fields of study are strongly encouraged to apply. The successful applicant will be subsequently nominated for a Tier 2 Canada Research Chair.

Friday, June 12, 2015

Professor Ian Milligan receives Early Researcher Award

Professor Ian Milligan is leading a research project is set to transform the historical profession by revolutionizing the way historians sift through and retrieve sources created in the Internet age.

Wednesday, June 10, 2015

Honouring Professors Harrigan, English and Mitchinson: The HEM History Scholarship for Academic Achievement and Community Service

The History Department at the University of Waterloo is excited to announce the creation of a student award in honour of three retired professors: Patrick Harrigan, John English, and Wendy Mitchinson.

Wednesday, June 10, 2015

Two History professors honoured at Spring Convocation

Two professors from the Department of History will be recognized for their achievements at the Convocation ceremony this morning, Wednesday 10 June. Warmest congratulations to Professors Mitchinson and Kroeker; the Department of History is privileged to have two such outstanding scholars and teachers as members.