Processions and Royal Entries in the Petrification of Space during the Medieval and Early Modern Periods Madrid Conference.

Sala Jose Castillejo (0D1)


C/ Albasanz 26-28

28037 Madrid

Organiza: Ana Rodriguez y Mercedes Garcia Arenal

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The History Department at the University of Tennessee-Knoxville seeks to make a full-time, tenure-track appointment at the rank of Assistant or Associate in Medieval History (c. 500—c. 1400). The appointment will begin fall semester 2020. Ph.D. required at the time of appointment.  Field of specialization is open. We encourage applications from scholars whose fields, thematic focuses and geographic areas complement our department’s existing expertise in European and Mediterranean history. Preference will be given to candidates with a significant record of publication and demonstrated excellence in teaching. The successful candidate will teach both graduate and undergraduate courses, including surveys in Western Civilization and/or World History, more advanced specialized courses, and undergraduate and graduate research seminars, and will participate actively in Marco, UTK’s Medieval and Renaissance Studies Institute. The Knoxville campus is seeking candidates who have the ability to contribute in meaningful ways to the diversity and intercultural goals of the University. A complete application will include a letter of application, curriculum vitae, three letters of recommendation, and an article-length writing sample. Materials should be emailed to

Review of applications will begin November 15, 2019 and continue until an appointment is made.

The University of Tennessee is an EEO/AA/Title VI/Title IX/Section 504/ADA/ADEA institution in the provision of its education and employment programs and services.  All qualified applicants will receive equal consideration for employment and admission without regard to race, color, national origin, religion, sex, pregnancy, marital status, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, physical or mental disability, veteran status and parental status.

The Department of Modern Languages and Literatures at William & Mary seeks applications for a tenure-track position at the Assistant Professor level to join our issues-driven interdisciplinary program in Hispanic Studies beginning August 10, 2020. The successful candidate will have expertise in Medieval Iberian Cultural Studies, and an interest in Sephardic Jews, Muslims (and Moriscos), etc.  The candidate is expected to maintain an active research program that inspires a highly motivated undergraduate student body.

Teaching expectation is two courses per semester.  The successful candidate will possess the skills to develop new courses in the area of Medieval Iberia, as well as teach current course offerings like Introduction to Hispanic Studies, Issues in Canon Formation, and our Capstone Seminars.  Opportunities exist to develop courses and teach in our dynamic general education curriculum ( and contribute tointerdisciplinary programs like Medieval & Renaissance Studies.

Required Qualifications: Applicants must hold a Ph.D. in Spanish or a related field at the time of appointment, August 10, 2020. Candidates must possess the skills to teach Hispanic language and culture at all levels. Evidence of previous teaching experience and native or near-native fluency in Spanish and English are required.

Excellence in teaching and mentoring successful undergraduate research is preferred.

Salary is commensurate with qualifications and teaching experience.

Applicants may apply online at  Submit a curriculum vitae, a cover letter that includes a statement of research and teaching interests, a sample syllabus for a course you would like to teach. You will be prompted to submit online the names and email addresses of three references who will be contacted by us with instructions for how to submit a letter of reference. 

For full consideration, all application materials including three letters of reference must be submitted by the review date, October 16, 2019. Applications received after the review date will be considered only if needed. 

Information on the degree programs in the Department of Modern Languages and Literatures may be found at http://

The College of William & Mary values diversity and invites applications from underrepresented groups who will enrich the research, teaching and service missions of the university. The College is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer of women, minorities, persons with disabilities and protected veterans. The university conducts background checks on applicants for employment.

El Ministerio de Ciencia, Innovación y Universidades ha concedido los Premios Nacionales de Investigación 2019 a Valentín Fuster, Ángela Nieto, Susana Marcos, Manuel Carreiras y Mercedes García-Arenal. El ministro de Ciencia, Innovación y Universidades en funciones, Pedro Duque, ha comunicado a los premiados el fallo del jurado y les ha felicitado en nombre del Gobierno.

  • Premio Nacional ‘Ramón Menéndez Pidal’ de Humanidades. Premiada, Mercedes García-Arenal Rodríguez. El jurado ha valorado sus estudios sobre minorías religiosas en la Edad Moderna de la Península Ibérica y el Mediterráneo. Su trabajo es de gran relevancia para entender la Europa contemporánea, concretamente las grandes religiones, el contacto y la diferencia cultural, el miedo al extraño y los peligros del mesianismo.

"CLAIMS: La Reivindicación de la tierra en la Alta Edad Media"

Álvaro Carvajal Castro (Instituto de Historia, CSIC)

El jueves, 6 de junio de 2019

Sala Juan Cabré, 12 hrs.


C/ Albasanz 26-28

28037 Madrid

Seminario de los Proyectos CLAIMS y FEDE (HAR2016-76094-C4-3-R)
Organizan: Julio Escalona y Álvaro Carvajal

Organiza: Esperanza Alfonso (Proyecto Legarad II)

Nº Máximo de alumnos:25

Nª de Horas: Módulos 1 y 4 (obligatorios): 12 clases. Módulos 2 y 3 (opcionales): 6 clases. Cada una de las clases tendrá una duración de un máximo de dos horas.

Fechas: 6-17 de mayo de 2019 (de 15:00 a 19:00)

Lugar: Sala 1D (Caro Baroja) del Centro de Ciencias Humanas y Sociales, CSIC.

C/Albasanz 26-28, 28037, Madrid

Preinscripción: Los Alumnos interesados deberán inscribirse en el curso enviando un e-mail a la organizadora del curso (

Fecha límite de inscripción: 30 de abril de 2019


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