Institute of Historical Research

Jewish History Postdoctoral Fellowship

The Jewish Museum - Mizrah2 year fellowship, £22,000 year 1, £23,000 year 2, £4,000 annual research budget.

Thanks to generous benefactions from the Polonsky Foundation, the Wolfson Family Charitable Trust, and from the Dorset Foundation in memory of Harry M Weinrebe, the IHR is seeking to appoint a post-doctoral fellow in Jewish History in any period or region of the post-Biblical world.

The successful applicant will join a thriving programme for post-doctoral historians in the IHR.

Deadline: 6 May 2016

Job opportunity - Head of IHR Digital

The IHR is seeking applicants for the position of Head of IHR Digital. The person appointed will be responsible for the digital history department at the Institute of Historical Research, initiating and managing projects and overseeing the development of the IHR’s digital resources and tools.

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Pride of Place: England's LGBTQ Heritage
Alison Oram (Leeds Beckett University), Justin Bengry (Birkbeck, University of London and Leeds Beckett University), Added 25 Apr 2016
Founding the Welfare State: The Collective Biography of William Beveridge, R. H. Tawney and William Temple
Lawrence Goldman (Institute of Historical Research, London), Added 14 Apr 2016
Rethinking Australia after 1788: an island nation in a British world
Paul Pickering (Australian National University), Added 13 Apr 2016

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