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2015-2016 Postdoctoral Fellowship

The Center for Presidential History at Southern Methodist University invites applications for its 2015-2016 Postdoctoral Fellowship program. The successful candidate will couple their own research and publishing agenda with their contributions to the Center’s Collective Memory Project, a wide ranging

2014-2015 Events with the SMU Center for Presidential History

After a Summer of planning the SMU Center for Presidential History is pleased to announce its schedule of events for the 2014-15! Our events – all free and open to the public – will: Explore the presidency from First Lady Luisa

Job Announcement in the SMU Department of History

The Clements Department of History at SMU seeks a tenure-track assistant professor in the history of the U.S. Civil War Era (1800-1877), beginning in the Fall of 2015 as the inaugural holder of the Glenn Linden Professorship. The candidate must be

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Congratulations to CPH Fellow Dr. William Steding!

            Congratulations to CPH Fellow Dr. William Steding, who recently signed a contract with publisher Palgrave McMillan for his new book: Presidential Faith and Foreign Policy: Jimmy Carter the Disciple and Ronald Reagan the Alchemist As

Announcing 2014-15 CPH Events!

The Center for Presidential History is pleased to announce its schedule of events for the 2014-15! Our events – all free and open to the public – will: Explore the presidency from First Lady Luisa Catherine Adams, to Abraham Lincoln,

“America in the World”: A New Publication from CPH Director

We are pleased to announce a new publication from CPH Director Jeffrey Engel, along with his colleagues Mark Lawrence (UT-Austin) and Andrew Preston (Cambridge).  This new edited collection, America in the World: A History in Documents from the War with Spain to

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Call for Articles – Election of 2004 Website

Summary of Announcement The SMU Center for Presidential History announces a call for articles (500-1,000 words) to be published as part of a new research website dedicated to the Election of 2004. Full Announcement The Center for Presidential History (CPH)

Two Student Work-Study Positions Open for Application

The SMU Center for Presidential History (CPH) is accepting applications for two student work-study positions. Consistent with the broad work of the CPH, these positions will include work in a variety of fields, including research, clerical work, communication, website management,