Welcome to H-Kentucky

The goal of H-Kentucky is to create an online collaborative environment to facilitate communication and the exchange or scholarly and pedagogical ideas among teachers, researchers, scholars, advanced students, and related professionals (e.g. local historians, librarians, archivists, genealogists), all in an open, democratic, respectful and non-partisan manner. H-Kentucky especially welcomes those who are interested in Kentucky, as well as those in any history/humanities field who live and/or work in Kentucky. 

Recent Content

JOB: Assistant Professor, U.S. and the World, University of Louisville

The University of Louisville is seeking a tenure-track Assistant Professor in the history of the United States’ relations with the world to begin Fall 2015. The department is interested in candidates whose work examines the history of state-to-state relations and/or relations across national borders between non-state actors.  This faculty member will teach undergraduate and graduate courses in his or her field, and the United States introductory survey and/or the introduction to historical methods course.  Ph.D.

JOB: Assistant Professor, U.S. History, Centre College, Danville

Centre College invites applications for a tenure track assistant professorship in U.S. history, specializing in any subject area between the pre-colonial era and 1865, to begin August 2015. Applicants must be able to teach the US history survey.  The successful candidate will be expected to teach a broad range of upper division classes which could include the American Revolution, the Civil War, African-American history, Native American history, or borderlands history.  A Ph.D. is required.