Jobs and studentships

18 Apr 2018

The SAHGB PhD scholarships annual competition 2018

We are the principal subject association for architectural history in the UK. We are open to anyone who shares our aims and interests. We offer scholarships for PhD/DPhil study, in an annual competition.

Have you have already been accepted by a UK university department with your research proposal? Our funding follows the annual rate of maintenance set as the National Minimum Doctoral Stipend by Research Councils UK. We do not offer an award for university fees.

17 Apr 2018

Layers of London Evaluation Consultant

The Layers of London project will create a ground-breaking interactive online map through an extensive programme of public engagement and crowd-sourcing, resulting in a dynamic website allowing users to explore and engage with London’s history.  The prototype website can be seen here: alpha.layersoflondon.org

13 Apr 2018

PhD Studentship: Social Agency of Petitioning, c. 1789-1860

The National Archives, the National Maritime Museum, and Durham University are pleased to invite applications for a three-year (or part-time equivalent) AHRC Collaborative Doctoral Partnership PhD Studentship. This is available for a student to begin research from October 2018 and tenable at Durham University in close collaboration with The National Archives and the National Maritime Museum (which is part of Royal Museums Greenwich). This doctoral award is funded through the Arts and Humanities Research Council (AHRC) under its Collaborative Doctoral Partnership programme.

9 Mar 2018

Masters Internship in the Heritage Sector

Internship at Boughton House & Lamport Hall Northamptonshire A Masters study Internship has been created by the Buccleuch Living Heritage Trust and Lamport Hall Preservation Trust. It is designed to assist a Masters student at the University of Leicester reading for one of the MA programmes offered by the Department of History. There will be both financial support and practical experience working in an historic house on a country estate. The aim is to improve research on the wider landed estate in rural life and the heritage sector.

19 Feb 2018

History Workshop Journal - Administrative Editor

The editorial collective of History Workshop Journal are looking for a part-time administrator to manage the administrative and financial functions of the journal's editorial process. The job will require an average of eight hours a week, with the possibility of overtime. Pay will be on Grade 6 of the University of London academic/support staff scale: £18.00 hourly. The post-holder will:

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.

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