Finding an academic job in the United States: a workshop

Friday, 25 February 2011

Brendan Kane will deliver a workshop at UCD Humanities Institute aimed at early stage researchers in the humanities seeking academic positions in in the United States. Dr Kane is from Reading, Pennsylvania, and received a B.A. in history from the University of Rochester, an M.Phil in Irish Studies from the National University of Ireland, Galway, and a PhD from Princeton. Prior to his appointment as an associate professor at the University of Connecticut in 2005, he spent a year as the NEH/Keough Fellow at the University of Notre Dame's Keough Institute of Irish Studies.

Currently he serves as Irish Studies Review Editor (early modern period) for H-Albion. He is the author The politics and culture of honour in Britain and Ireland, 1541-1641, Cambridge University Press, Studies in Early Modern British History (2010)