Jobs and studentships

16 Feb 2018

AHRC PhD Studentship (with the Science Museum)

Digitised collections and the social museum: the (re)use of images of objects in the collections of the Science Museum Group

We invite applications for a fully-funded 3.5-year PhD studentship, beginning in October 2018, on the (re)use of images of objects in the collections of the Science Museum Group. The project is a collaboration between the School of Advanced Study, University of London and the Science Museum, and is funded by the Science Museums & Archives Consortium within the AHRC’s Collaborative Doctoral Partnership scheme.

9 Feb 2018

Post-doctoral fellowships 2018-19 in Tel Aviv

The Zvi Yavetz School of Historical Studies will award two post-doctoral fellowships of $30,000 each, for the academic year of 2018-2019. Fellows will conduct their research under the supervision of a senior faculty member from the Zvi Yavetz School of History. They are expected to reside in the Tel Aviv area.

Tel Aviv University PhD holders are not eligible.

9 Feb 2018

Post-doctoral fellowships 2018-19 in Tel Aviv - Thomas Arthur Arnold Fund

The Thomas Arthur Arnold Fund for Excellence in Historical Research at the Zvi Yavetz School of Historical Studies, Tel Aviv University, Israel, will award two one year post-doctoral fellowships, of $30,000 each, in historical studies, for the academic year 2018-2019.

Fellows will conduct their research under the supervision of a senior faculty member from the School of History or from the department of Jewish history at Tel Aviv University. Fellows are expected to reside in the Tel Aviv area.

Tel Aviv University PhD holders are not eligible.

29 Jan 2018

Keeper, Armagh Robinson Library

Location: Armagh, Northern Ireland
Salary: £39,117 - £43,821
Hours: Full Time
Contract Type: Fixed Term contract, becoming permanent subject to funding
Placed on: 19th January 2018
Closes: 26th February 2018

Armagh Robinson Library is seeking a new Keeper, to raise its profile and professional standing and to lead its renovation and development.

26 Jan 2018

British Pathe Film Archive - Archive Coordinator

The British Pathe archive is considered the finest and most famous historic film and newsreel archive in the world, it contains almost 90,000 digitised film items spanning from 1896 to 1976.  The archive covers all the great news stories of the period plus a wealth of lifestyle and social history film items covering a wide variety of topics ranging from fashion to sport.

23 Jan 2018

British Library PhD Research Placements

PhD students are invited to apply to undertake one of our forthcoming research placements. These are specially-selected projects that have been developed by the Library to support current doctoral researchers to develop and apply transferrable skills and expertise:
https://www.bl.uk/news/2018/january/phd-research-placements-2018

15 Jan 2018

Society for Renaissance Studies - post-doctoral fellowships

The Society for Renaissance Studies invites applications for its Postdoctoral Fellowships, which support research in all aspects of Renaissance Studies. There will be two Postdoctoral Fellowships awarded in the academic year 2018-19, each worth £9500. The period of tenure is twelve months from 1st October 2018.

11 Jan 2018

PhD scholarships: fully-funded research opportunities

The Department of History, Classics, and Archaeology at Birkbeck, University of London, England, is pleased to announce the availability of up to four fully-funded, full-time, three-year doctoral studentships (starting in autumn 2018), to work on projects to be supervised by Professor Joanna Bourke.

9 Jan 2018

PhD Studentship (ERC funded) - Spaces of Occupation

The Department of History at the University of Nottingham invites applications from suitably-qualified candidates for a full-time studentship in 'Spaces of Occupation in Twentieth-Century Asia'. The successful candidate will develop a  spatial history  of foreign occupation in twentieth-century East and/or Southeast Asia. The studentship is offered through the ERC-funded project, Cultures of Occupation in Twentieth-Century Asia (COTCA), led by Dr Jeremy E. Taylor.

8 Dec 2017

Wiltshire Victoria County History Trust - Historian Wanted

We need a historian of the English Early Modern (1550s onwards) and Modern periods to research and write for us a chapter in our forthcoming 20th Volume in the Wiltshire VCH series, covering the town and environs of Chippenham. The chapter subject is Chippenham Local Government and Parliamentary Representation.

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