Location: St Andrews
Salary: £33,199 per annum
Hours: Full Time
Contract Type: Fixed-Term/Contract
Placed On: 17th May 2019
Closes: 17th June 2019
Job Ref: 231077
Start Date: 1 August 2019 or as soon as possible thereafter
Fixed Term until 31 March 2023
Applications are invited for Fixed Term Research Fellowship in Global Medieval History tenable from 1 August 2019 to 31 March 2023. The position is part of the “Identifying the Blocks that Build Global History in the Middle Ages” project funded by the British Academy under its Global Professorships scheme. The PI on the project is Professor Eduardo Manzano Moreno (St Andrews / Madrid) The School of History welcomes applications from historians working on any topic related to the areas covered by this project, i.e. Europe, China, India and the Middle East (including North Africa). A command of any language of the textual traditions of any of these areas will be a requisite. In addition to pursuing research of his/her own design, the successful applicant will be required to participate in the broader work of the project by coordinating seminars, workshops, conferences and outreach activities, and by taking a leading role in the design of the project´s outreach in social media. He/she will also be responsible for editing one of the volumes which will result from the project.
Applicants should have completed or nearly completed a PhD in a related topic.
Further information on the University and the School of History can be found at the University website (www.st-andrews.ac.uk).
To discuss this post informally candidates may contact Professor Manzano Moreno (firstname.lastname@example.org) or the Head of School, Professor MacLean (email@example.com).
The University is committed to equality for all, demonstrated through our working on diversity awards (ECU Athena SWAN/Race Charters; Carer Positive; LGBT Charter; and Stonewall). More details can be found at http://www.st-andrews.ac.uk/hr/edi/diversityawards/.
Closing Date: 17 June 2019
Please quote ref: AR2224HM
Further Particulars: AR2224HM FPs.doc
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