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National Museums Scotland
Postdoctoral Researcher: “Baggage and Belonging, Military Collections and the British Empire (1750-1900)”
Closing date: 24 April 2017

ALMA MATER STUDIORUM – UNIVERSITA’ DI BOLOGNA
DIPARTIMENTO DI STORIA CULTURE CIVILTA’
“Archaeological Map of the Territories of Asculum and Firmum Picenum”
Mapping the Archaeological Sites of the Territories of the ancient roman Towns of Asculum and Firmum in Marche Region (Ancient Picenum).
https://euraxess.ec.europa.eu/jobs/208822
primary: https://www.aricweb.unibo.it/AssegniRicerca_segretari/_bandi/2008/Bando22334[17734]TutorColloquio.Htm
Closing date: 21 April 2017

University of Oxford
School of Anthropology and Museum Ethnography
Institute of Cognitive and Evolutionary Anthropology (ICEA)
1) Research Assistant in Paleoanthropology/Primatology
You will assist in field data collection, using both primatological and archaeological/palaeoanthropological methods/techniques.
primary: https://www.recruit.ox.ac.uk/pls/hrisliverecruit/erq_jobspec_version_4.jobspec?p_id=128001
2) Research Assistant – Paleoanthropology/Primatology
You will provide expert knowledge in data analysis, management and processing using R, GIS and be expected to contribute to the formulation and submission of research publications.
primary: https://www.recruit.ox.ac.uk/pls/hrisliverecruit/erq_jobspec_version_4.jobspec?p_id=128000
Closing date: 20 April 2017

Ägyptisches Museum und Papyrussammlung der Staatlichen Museen zu Berlin – Preußischer Kulturbesitz
Projekt „Localizing 4.000 Years of Cultural History. Texts and Scripts from Elephantine Island in Egypt“
Wissenschaftliche Mitarbeiterin / Wissenschaftlicher Mitarbeiter
systematisches Zusammenstellen und Analysieren der religiösen Vorstellungen und Aussagen in nordwestsemitischen Texten in direktem Vergleich zur aramäo-jüdischen Gemeinde von Elephantine; etc.
Closing date: 19 April 2017

University of Reading
Archaeology
Postdoctoral Research Assistant – “Birds & People in the Southern Levant”
The appointed person will acquire, collate and interpret information from literary and ethnographic sources concerning birds and people during historical, recent and contemporary times within the Levant, and comparable environments elsewhere, to place the interpretation of the Neolithic avian fauna into a wider context.
primary: https://jobs.reading.ac.uk/DisplayJob.aspx?jobid=706&source=coz
Closing date: 18 April 2017

Ägyptisches Museum und Papyrussammlung der Staatlichen Museen zu Berlin – Preußischer Kulturbesitz
Projekt „Localizing 4.000 Years of Cultural History. Texts and Scripts from Elephantine Island in Egypt“
1) Wissenschaftliche Mitarbeiterin / Wissenschaftlicher Mitarbeiter
Entwickeln von Algorithmen zur semi-automatischen, virtuellen Enthüllung bzw. Entblätterung von Papyrusrollen und Papyruspäckchen; etc.
2) Wissenschaftliche Mitarbeiterin / Wissenschaftlicher Mitarbeiter
wissenschaftliche Bearbeitung von arabischen Papyri und Ostraka aus Elephantine; etc.
Closing date: 17 April 2017

UiT The Arctic University of Norway
Tromsø Museum
forsker i arkeologi
Det er en fordel om søkerens kompetanse og grad er knyttet til bergkunst eller nordlig arkeologi.
Closing date: 17 April 2017

Max Planck Institute for Evolutionary Anthropology
Scientist Position in Paleoanthropology
to conduct research in physical anthropology in the broader context of Pliocene and Pleistocene hominin evolution. We are specifically interested in specialists of dental tissue analysis, functional anatomy and locomotion modelling, but are also open to other innovative projects.
Closing date: open until filled (review of applications will begin 15 April 2017)

Ägyptisches Museum und Papyrussammlung der Staatlichen Museen zu Berlin – Preußischer Kulturbesitz
Projekt „Localizing 4.000 Years of Cultural History. Texts and Scripts from Elephantine Island in Egypt“
Wissenschaftliche Mitarbeiterin / Wissenschaftlicher Mitarbeiter
Wissenschaftliche Bearbeitung von insgesamt mehreren Hundert griechischen Papyri und Ostraka aus Elephantine; etc.
http://www.preussischer-kulturbesitz.de/stellenanzeige/news/2017/03/31/wissenschaftliche-mitarbeiterin-wissenschaftlicher-mitarbeiter-16.html
Closing date: 15 April 2017

North Carolina State University
Evolutionary Anatomy Lab
Postdoctoral Research Scholar – Paleoanthropology
The successful candidate will join a research group focused primarily on African hominin paleontology, with specific interests in the functional morphology of the postcranial skeleton and methodological advances in body size estimation.
http://www.physanth.org/jobs/1102/
primary: https://jobs.ncsu.edu/postings/83120
Closing date: 15 April 2017

University of Chicago
Oriental Institute
Collections Research Grant Applications
https://oi.uchicago.edu/collections-research-grant
Closing date: 14 April 2017

University of Nottingham
project “The Latinization of the north-western Provinces: Sociolinguistics, Epigraphy and Archaeology” (LatinNow)
ERC Research Associate/Fellow in ‘the Latinization of the North-Western Provinces’ (2 Posts)
These 2 posts will be based at The Centre for the Study of Ancient Documents (CSAD), University of Oxford. One RF will take responsibility for the Germanies, Noricum and Raetia, the other for the Iberian Peninsula.
https://www.myscience.org.uk/jobs/id109007-erc_research_associate-fellow_in_the_latinization_of_the_north-western_provinces_2_posts-university_of_nottingham
Closing date: 14 April 2017

Kunstbibliothek der Staatlichen Museen zu Berlin – Preußischer Kulturbesitz
Wissenschaftliche Mitarbeiterin / Wissenschaftlicher Mitarbeiter
im Fach Kunstgeschichte, Archäologie oder einer vergleichbaren Disziplin; Leiten der kunstwissenschaftlichen Bibliothek
Closing date: 12 April 2017

Berlin-Brandenburgische Akademie der Wissenschaften, Berlin
“Galen als Vermittler, Interpret und Vollender der antiken Medizin (Corpus Medicorum Graecorum)”
wissenschaftliche/r Mitarbeiter/in
https://www2.uni-erfurt.de/pipermail/antike/20170319/001537.html
Closing date: 12 April 2017

University of Exeter
College of Humanities
“Exeter: A Place in Time” Project
Graduate Research Assistant
Undertaking research into the archaeology of Exeter and its local, regional, and international hinterland, including preparing phased maps reconstructing the layout of the city in key periods based upon published and unpublished archives.
primary: https://jobs.exeter.ac.uk/hrpr_webrecruitment/wrd/run/ETREC107GF.open?VACANCY_ID=493009I0iq&WVID=3817591jNg&LANG=USA
Closing date: 12 April 2017

University of Wollongong
Centre for Archaeological Science (CAS)
Associate Research Fellow in Archaeology
in archaeology / paleoanthropology. Potential specialist areas include but are not limited to lithic analysis, GIS, agent-based modelling, and geoarchaeology.The position involves full-time research examining the nature and distribution of archaeological materials from a range of contexts around the Doring River in South Africa.
https://www.timeshighereducation.com/unijobs/listing/51620/associate-research-fellow-in-archaeology/
Closing date: 11 April 2017

ALMA MATER STUDIORUM – UNIVERSITA’ DI BOLOGNA
DIPARTIMENTO DI STORIA CULTURE CIVILTA’
1) “Zooarchaeology and taphonomy of mammals and birds from Italian Middle-Upper Palaeolithic contexts”
primary: https://www.aricweb.unibo.it/AssegniRicerca_Segretari/_bandi/2008/Bando22317[17710]Tutor_eng.Htm
2) “Chaînes opératoires and techno-functional analysis on lithic artefacts from Italian Middle-Upper Palaeolithic contexts”
primary: https://www.aricweb.unibo.it/AssegniRicerca_Segretari/_bandi/2008/Bando22320[17711]Tutor_eng.Htm
3) “Use-wear analysis of lithic and bone artefacts, ornaments, pigments and art objects from Italian Middle-Upper Palaeolithic contexts”
primary: https://www.aricweb.unibo.it/AssegniRicerca_Segretari/_bandi/2008/Bando22321[17712]Tutor_eng.Htm
Closing date: 10 April 2017

University of Leicester
School of History, Politics and International Relations
project “Welfare, Conflict and Memory during and after the British Civil Wars, 1642-1700”
Project Manager / Postdoctoral Research Fellow
Closing date: 10 April 2017

University of Glasgow
project “Living on Water: Early Iron Age lake-dwelling communities in Scotland”
Research Assistant
Closing date: 9 April 2017

Lancaster University
History
Research Associate: History (Victoria County History Cumbria Project)
primary: https://hr-jobs.lancs.ac.uk/Vacancy.aspx?ref=A1802
https://www.myscience.org.uk/jobs/id109355-research_associate_history_victoria_county_history-cumbria_project-university_of_lancaster
Closing date: 7 April 2017

Universität Basel
Departement Geschichte
Oberassistent/in im Bereich Mittelalter
Erwartet wird ein aktuelles Forschungsvorhaben im Bereich der früh- oder hochmittelalterlichen Geschichte vorzugsweise im Raum der heutigen Schweiz.
Closing date: 7 April 2017

Max Planck Institute for Evolutionary Anthropology
Research Position in Isotopic Studies
to conduct isotopic studies in the broader context of Pleistocene human evolution. This includes sample collection, analysis, methodological development and publication. We are particularly interested in candidates able to address environmental issues such as climate or seasonality and who can interact with geochronologists, palaeoanthropologists and archaeologists within the Department.
Closing date: 7 April 2017

Newcastle University
Faculty of Humanities and Social Sciences – Arts & Cultures
project “Expanded Interiors”
Research Assistant/Associate
Working with international partners, this interdisciplinary project explores questions concerning Roman archaeology and site-responsive fine art practice.
primary: https://vacancies.ncl.ac.uk/ViewVacancyV2.aspx?enc=mEgrBL4XQK0+ld8aNkwYmClGy4SwuRR1pQ2a+zt59CmW4Z7+AG7VrxoqR49FqJp23Wf/jbsmJWgHnLfQxwniYjjllXxGmxFpDJ3C1L1/ah2fN9xhFWpgTY8WIWRmxAmZ5nBps0e1QQ3hm8f8wI8kRA==
Closing date: 6 April 2017

Staatliche Museen zu Berlin – Preußischer Kulturbesitz
Rathgen-Forschungslabor
Wissenschaftliche Mitarbeiterin / Wissenschaftlicher Mitarbeiter
Durchführen vielseitiger naturwissenschaftlicher Untersuchungen und Forschungen an organischen Substanzen und Bestandteilen in den verschiedenen Sammlungen der Staatlichen Museen zu Berlin
http://www.preussischer-kulturbesitz.de/stellenanzeige/news/2017/03/07/wissenschaftliche-mitarbeiterin-wissenschaftlicher-mitarbeiter-11.html
Closing date: 4 April 2017

Deutsches Bergbau-Museum & Ruhr-University Bochum
Leibniz Postgraduate School: Ressources in Societies (ReSoc)
4 PostDoc Positions
Archaeology; Macroeconomics; Archaeometallurgy; Mining Archaeology
https://www.academia.edu/31749779/4_PostDoc_Positions_within_the_Leibniz_Postgraduate_School_Resources_in_Societies_ReSoc
Closing date: 3 April 2017

Foundation for Research and Technology Hellas (FORTH)
Institute for Mediterranean Studies (IMS)
project ARCHERS “Advancing Young Researchers’ Human Capital in Cutting Edge Technologies in the Preservation of Cultural Heritage and the Tackling of Societal Challenges”
Laboratory of Geophysical – Satellite Remote Sensing and Archaeo-environment
Post-Doctoral “Stavros Niarchos Foundation – FORTH Fellowship”
in Earth and Environmental Sciences
http://www.ims.forth.gr/index_main.php?l=e&c=17&i=328
Closing date: 2 April 2017

University of Cambridge
Department of Zoology
The Evolutionary Ecology Group
Post-Doctoral Research Associate
population geneticist; on a project investigating localised selection in humans
https://www.myscience.org.uk/jobs/id108237-post-doctoral_research_associate_the_evolutionary_ecology_group_fixed_term-university_of_cambridge
Closing date: 2 April 2017

Utrecht University
Postdoc position in ancient medicine and philosophy: “The Unity of Galen’s Physiology”
https://www.academictransfer.com/employer/UU/vacancy/39102/lang/en/
Closing date: 1 April 2017

Polish Centre of Mediterranean Archaeology, Cairo
Postdoc Position
The Post-Doctoral Fellow will organize an international two-day Seminar/Workshop on a subject in relation with Ancient and Medieval Northeastern Africa. The application must outline the state of the art in the proposed subject and clearly present an added value to the studies of past societies. We encourage cross-disciplinary proposals offering a wider, comparative perspective of the area under study.
https://oxfordbyzantinesociety.files.wordpress.com/2017/02/rc_pcma_ifao_postdoc_grant.pdf
Closing date: 1 April 2017

King’s College London
History
Postdoctoral Research Fellow: “Renaissance Skin”
This five-year grant studies the wide range of ways in which skin, both animal and human, was conceptualised and used in Europe between 1450 and 1700, a period of enormous change in terms of global contacts and connections and scientific innovation.
primary: https://www.hirewire.co.uk/HE/1061247/MS_JobDetails.aspx?JobID=75031
Closing date: 1 April 2017

Leiden University
Leiden University Centre for the Arts in Society (LUCAS)
project “Maritime Archeology Meets Cultural History: The Texel Shipwreck BZN17 in Context”
Postdoctoral Researcher in Cultural History
The Postdoc will study the Texel find in the context of royalist travel in the mid-seventeenth century by researching British correspondences and the objects themselves.
primary: http://www.werkenbij.leidenuniv.nl/vacatures/wetenschappelijke-functies/17-083.html
https://www.academictransfer.com/employer/LEI/vacancy/39163/lang/en/
Closing date: 31 March 2017

Norsk institutt for kulturminneforskning (NIKU)
forsker til avdeling for arkeologi (middelalderarkeologi)
http://www.hf.uio.no/iakh/english/research/dialogues-with-the-past/vacant-positions/norsk-institutt-for-kulturminneforskning-soker-for.html
primary: http://www.niku.no/no/om_niku/ledig_stilling/NIKU+s%C3%B8ker+forsker+til+arkeologisk+avdeling.9UFRHY36.ips
Closing date: 31 March 2017

Curt-Engelhorn-Zentrum Archäometrie gGmbH
ANR DFG “Celtic Gold”
Wissenschaftliche/r Mitarbeiter/in
https://www.academia.edu/31677258/Stellenanzeige_ANR_DFG_Celtic_Gold
primary: http://www.cez-archaeometrie.de/?p=1462&lang=en
Closing date: 31 March 2017

Queen’s University Belfast
School of Natural and Built Environment
project “Human Adaptation to Coastal Evolution: Late Quaternary evidence from Southeast Asia” (SUNDASIA)
Research Fellow in Palaeoenvironmental Reconstruction
to explore how prehistoric communities adapted to cycles of coastal inundation over the last 60,000 years in northern Vietnam.
primary: https://hrwebapp.qub.ac.uk/tlive_webrecruitment/wrd/run/ETREC107GF.open?VACANCY_ID=3469277lbS&WVID=6273090Lgx&LANG=USA
Closing date: 31 March 2017

Max Planck Institute for Evolutionary Anthropology
Post-doctoral Research Position in Geoarchaeology
a researcher that uses the archaeological sedimentary record to reconstruct past human behavior, addressing issues of site formation and the context of archaeological remains. We are particularly interest in researchers that apply soil micromorphology and FTIR (IR and microFTIR) techniques to questions of interest to our department.
http://www.eva.mpg.de/positions-available/department-of-human-evolution.html & https://recruitingapp-5112.de.umantis.com/Vacancies/401/Description/2
Closing date: 31 March 2017

Uppsala University
“Text and Narrative in Byzantium” project
Researcher in Byzantine Studies
https://www.myscience.org/jobs/id673896-researcher_in_byzantine_studies-uppsala_university
primary: http://www.uu.se/en/about-uu/join-us/details/?positionId=136665
Closing date: 31 March 2017

University of Calgary
Anthropology & Archaeology
Post-Doctoral Fellowship
Theme: Petrographic analysis in archaeology: lithics, and soil micromorphology
in one or more of these areas: 1) Geo-archaeology, 2) Paleosols, 3) Use-wear analysis. Challenges: Issues of provenance, characterization, and taphonomy. Novel applications to residue analysis and use-wear welcome.
Closing date: 31 March 2017

University of Erfurt
Max Weber Center for Advanced Cultural and Social Studies
project ‘Cities in the History of Religion’
Research Fellow (2 positions)
in Religious Studies, Classical Philology, Ancient History, Archaeology, History of Christianity or related fields; conducting monographic research highly relevant to the topic of ‘Cities in the History of Religion in the Roman imperial period’, with a focus on Religious Studies
https://www.myscience.de/jobs/id118038-research_fellow-universitaet_erfurt = https://www.myscience.de/jobs/id118037-wissenschaftlicher_mitarbeiter_m-w-universitaet_erfurt
primary: https://www.uni-erfurt.de/fileadmin/public-docs/Universitaet/Verwaltung/Personalabteilung/2017/11-2017_2x_WiMa_MWK_Ruepke_englisch.pdf [English] = https://www.uni-erfurt.de/fileadmin/public-docs/Universitaet/Verwaltung/Personalabteilung/2017/11-2017_2x_WiMa_MWK_Ruepke.pdf [German]
Closing date: 30 March 2017

Florida State University
Department of Classics
Postdoctoral Fellow in Greek Archaeology
https://www2.uni-erfurt.de/pipermail/antike/20170221/001503.html
Closing date: 30 March 2017

Università l’Orientale e Università Federico II
“Applicazione di procedure di Agent Based Modeling in ambito archeologico: il caso di Aksum (Etiopia)”
The research fellow will contribute to outlining the theoretical and practical procedures for the application of programs of Agent Based Modeling to the databases of the Archaeological Expedition at Aksum (Ethiopia) of the University “L’Orientale”.
https://euraxess.ec.europa.eu/jobs/188200
primary: http://www.unior.it/ateneo/view_news/10147/2502/1/bando-per-un-assegno-di-ricerca-di-durata-biennale-di-tipologia-b-presso-daam-in-convenzione-con-universita-di-napoli-federico-ii.html
Closing date: 29 March 2017

La Sapienza
Dipartimento di Scienze dell’Antichità
1 assegno / fellowship
SSD L-FIL-LET/02 (Lingua e letteratura greca) /  SSD L-FIL-LET/05 (Filologia classica) / SSD L-ANT/02 (Storia greca)
https://euraxess.ec.europa.eu/jobs/188477
primary: http://www.antichita.uniroma1.it/node/8271
Closing date: 28 March 2017

Università Politecnica delle Marche
“Geomatic[s] as the mean[s] to make wide archaeological areas sensible spaces”
https://euraxess.ec.europa.eu/jobs/188467
Closing date: 27 March 2017

Antiquarian Horological Society
research project, probably ideal for a post-doctoral student
to test the interesting hypothesis that there was a large scale clock manufactory supplying raw movements to the London trade, as early as the late seventeenth century.
http://www.history.ac.uk/news/2017-03-08/antiquarian-horological-society-postdoctoral-position
primary: http://www.synchronome.org.uk/AHS_March_2017.pdf
Closing date: 26 March 2017

University of Stirling
Postdoctoral Research Fellow in Heritage Studies
focus on heritage in Asia, ideally with direct expertise in China and/or South East Asia.
Closing date: 26 March 2017 (originally 5 February 2017)

ETH Zurich
Chair of the History and Theory of Architecture
Scientific Research and Teaching Assistant in the field of the History of Classical and Mediaeval Architecture
in Architectural History, Art History or Archaeology
https://www.myscience.ch/jobs/id35228-scientific_research_and_teaching_assistant_in_the_field_of_the_history_of_classical_and_mediaeval_architecture_40-eidgenossische_technische_hochschule_zuerich_ethz
primary: https://apply.refline.ch/845721/5168/pub/1/index.html
Closing date: 24 March 2017 (i.e. extended from 28 February 2017)

University of St Andrews
School of Classics
Project ‘Mountains in ancient literature and culture and their postclassical reception’
postdoctoral research assistant
The project has two strands: the first is a cultural and literary history of ancient responses to mountains; the second focuses on the postclassical reception of ancient responses to mountains, focusing among other things on 18th- and 19th-century Mediterranean travellers’ accounts. The postdoctoral researcher will work primarily on the second of those strands.
primary: https://www.vacancies.st-andrews.ac.uk/ViewVacancy.aspx?enc=mEgrBL4XQK0+ld8aNkwYmKhpxnLooyy0jIZ80KHP0F28/DYIr2eD4vg/hQIhLLmWIsWUC8bjJ4WLJhaaTSmkgCLoElW4T9pqsrGQ5AAAxv8CCF0Kc9cazNOSufGddfLf1YGke+G+K0I7z50zBIzFnQ==
Closing date: 24 March 2017

Università di Pavia
“Iron Age sites and centers/seats of power in south-central Anatolia Cappadocia. Analysis of archaeological and textual sources; research on aspects of continuity and change and on evidences of external influences with creation of maps and databases”
https://euraxess.ec.europa.eu/jobs/188005
primary: http://www.unipv.eu/site/home/ricerca/assegni-di-ricerca.html & http://www.unipv.eu/site/home/ricerca/assegni-di-ricerca/documento29437.html
Closing date: 20 March 2017

University of Oslo
Museum of Cultural History (KHM)
project “Saving Oseberg”
Postdoctoral fellow in conservation science
in the development of deacidification methods for the treatment of alum-treated wood
https://www.myscience.org/jobs/id678407-postdoctoral_fellow_in_conservation_science-university_of_oslo
Closing date: 20 March 2017

Ägyptisches Museum der Staatlichen Museen zu Berlin – Preußischer Kulturbesitz
„Localizing 4000 Years of Cultural History. Texts and Scripts from Elephantine Island in Egypt“
Wissenschaftliche Mitarbeiterin / Wissenschaftlicher Mitarbeiter
Wissenschaftliche Bearbeitung von insgesamt mehreren Hundert koptischen Papyri und Ostraka aus Elephantine
http://www.preussischer-kulturbesitz.de/stellenanzeige/news/2017/03/03/wissenschaftliche-mitarbeiterin-wissenschaftlicher-mitarbeiter-10.html
Closing date: 17 March 2017

Münzkabinett der Staatlichen Museen zu Berlin – Preußischer Kulturbesitz
Projekt „Corpus Nummorum Thracorum – Klassifizierung der Münztypen und semantische Vernetzung über Nomisma.org“
wissenschaftliche Mitarbeiterin/ wissenschaftlicher Mitarbeiter
Closing date: 16 March 2017

University of Rome La Sapienza
Department of Earth Sciences
“Archaeometric analysis of geomaterials used in the field of Cultural Heritage”
with particular reference to archaeometrical applications for the study, preservation and conservation of the geomaterials used for works of archaeological, historical and artistic.
https://euraxess.ec.europa.eu/jobs/182418
Closing date: 16 March 2017

Münzkabinett der Staatlichen Museen zu Berlin – Preußischer Kulturbesitz
Projekt „Corpus Nummorum Thracorum – Klassifizierung der Münztypen und semantische Vernetzung über Nomisma.org“
wissenschaftliche Mitarbeiterin/ wissenschaftlicher Mitarbeiter
Closing date: 15 March 2017

Technische Universität Darmstadt
Fachbereich Architektur
Fachgebiet Architektur- und Kunstgeschichte
Wiss. Mitarbeiterin/Mitarbeiter- Post-Doc
im Fach Kunstgeschichte mit einem Schwerpunkt auf der Architekturgeschichte im Bereich der Vormoderne, bevorzugt im Bereich der mittelalterlichen Architektur
https://www.h-net.org/jobs/job_display.php?id=54659
Closing date: 15 March 2017

University of Tübingen
Department for Geosciences
“Hominin Sites and Paleolakes Drilling Project” (HSPDP)
Postdoc position
with a background in isotope geochemistry, modelling, and/or hydrology.
http://www.earthworks-jobs.com/geoscience/tubingen17021.html
Closing date: 15 March 2017

Florida State University
Postdoctoral Scholar – Classics/Late Antiquity
specialist in Late Antiquity whose interests intersect with history, social and material culture, or religion. We are keenly interested in scholars with innovative research methodologies, such as digital or visual cultural approaches to Late Antiquity.
Closing date: 15 March 2017

Leiden University
section Archaeological Sciences of the Faculty of Archaeology
HARVEST project: “Behavioral and biological adaptations to rainforest foraging”
Researcher (PostDoc) in Foraging Decisions
in the field of Anthropology, Primatology, Ethnography, or a related field
https://www.academictransfer.com/employer/LEI/vacancy/38766/lang/en/
Closing date: 14 March 2017

Queen’s University Belfast
School of Natural and Built Environment
“FRAGSUS” project
Research Fellow in Archaeological Analysis 
and Publication Preparation
to assist with the archaeological analysis of excavated sites and materials in preparation for publication and final analysis of GIS applications to enable the research work to finalised and integrated into archives and published format. 
The successful post holder will also assist with limited post-excavation studies in Malta, including archival analysis and analyses including ceramic study.
primary: https://hrwebapp.qub.ac.uk/tlive_webrecruitment/wrd/run/ETREC107GF.open?VACANCY_ID=6722787ncW&WVID=6273090Lgx&LANG=USA
Closing date: 13 March 2017

British Museum
project “Enlightenment Architectures: Sir Hans Sloane’s catalogues of his collections”
Postdoctoral Research Assistant
The post-holder will work alongside another Postdoctoral Research Assistant on the process of digitally encoding externally sourced transcriptions of six of Sir Hans Sloane’s manuscript catalogues and will assist with identifying information entities within them which will inform research.
Closing date: 13 March 2017

University of Sydney
Early Career Development Fellow in Heritage Studies
in heritage and/or archaeology
https://www.timeshighereducation.com/unijobs/listing/50101/early-career-development-fellow-in-heritage-studies/
Closing date: 12 March 2017

Bournemouth University
Department of Archaeology, Anthropology, and Forensic Science
‘The Hyksos Enigma’
Post-Doctoral Researcher
under Research Track 7 (Bioarchaeology I – Human Remains). he advertised position will focus particularly on ascertaining aspects of migration and mobility, as well as information on diet and health.
Closing date: 12 March 2017

Jagiellonian University in Krakow
Faculty of History
Department of Classical Archaeology, Institute of Archaeology
scientific assistant with doctorate
on research on Hellenistic pottery and Archeometry
https://euraxess.ec.europa.eu/jobs/181448
Closing date: 10 March 2017

Universität Freiburg
Seminar für Alte Geschichte
Arbeitsstelle Numismatik
Wissenschaftliche/r Mitarbeiter/in (PostDoc)
https://www2.uni-erfurt.de/pipermail/antike/20170221/001505.html
Closing date: 6 March 2017

SUNY University at Buffalo
Institute for European and Mediterranean Archaeology (IEMA)
Post-doctoral Scholar 2017-18
on post-Pleistocene European and Mediterranean anthropological and classical archaeology
primary: http://iema.buffalo.edu/news/jobs/
Closing date: 6 March 2017

Max Planck Institute for the Science of Human History
Department of Archaeology
Postdoctoral positions
http://www.shh.mpg.de/147924/dapostdocpositions
Closing date: 1 March 2017

British Institute at Ankara
Post-doctoral Researcher Position – Social/Cultural Anthropology
to join the on-going cultural heritage management project on Southwest Turkey; The fellow is expected to conduct ethnographic research in the region of ancient Pisidia (SW Turkey: modern Antalya and Burdur) and around the ancient city of Aspendos (Antalya), with the aim of providing insight in the current economic and social situation as well as the expectations of the local communities and the impact of the archaeological sites on their lives.
primary: http://biaa.ac.uk/opportunities
Closing date: 1 March 2017

Museum für Islamische Kunst der Staatlichen Museen zu Berlin – Preußischer Kulturbesitz
Wissenschaftliche Mitarbeiterin / Wissenschaftlicher Mitarbeiter
im Fach Islamische Kunstgeschichte bzw. Islamische Archäologie
Closing date: 28 February 2017

laboratoire TRACES, Toulouse
projet scientifique franco-allemand ANR/DFG CELTIC GOLD
Post doc contract
Iron Age France, Belgium, Luxembourg and Switzerland
https://www.academia.edu/31179151/Post_doc_contract_on_Celtic_Gold_in_Toulouse
Closing date: 28 February 2017

University of Cambridge
McDonald Institute
Research Associate = second Renfrew Fellowship in Archaeology, to be held in association with a Research Fellowship at Fitzwilliam College
within any field of archaeology, broadly construed
https://www.myscience.org.uk/jobs/id105871-research_associate_fixed_term-university_of_cambridge
Closing date: 28 February 2017

University of Pittsburgh
Visiting Scholar in the Center for Comparative Archaeology
in archaeological research that takes a comparative approach to long-term social change
http://careers.saa.org/jobs/8796631/visiting-scholar
primary: http://www.comparch.pitt.edu/scholars/
Closing date: 27 February 2017

Università Sapienza di Roma
1) “Analysis of plant fossils from Palaeo-Mesolithic sites of Italy and the Balkans. Creation of a reference collection of modern seeds, parenchyma, starches, phytoliths to be used for interpreting micro-fossils in ancient human tartar”
https://euraxess.ec.europa.eu/jobs/175288
2) “Technological and functional analysis of lithic macro-tools and study of plant micro-fossils (starch granules, phytolits and pollens) preserved on their surfaces”
https://euraxess.ec.europa.eu/jobs/175289
Closing date: 27 February 2017

Université François-Rabelais, Tours
projet franco-allemand (ANR-DfG) KOINON
contrat post-doctoral
Le projet KOINON vise à étudier le fonctionnement des koina achaien, arcadien et étolien (Etats fédéraux grecs antiques) via une analyse comparée de leurs monnayages pendant une séquence chronologique qui s’étend de l’époque classique à la fin de la République romaine.
http://archeojob.canalblog.com/archives/2017/02/03/34888221.html
Closing date: 25 February 2017

Parco Geominerario Storico e Ambientale della Sardegna
“Functional analysis of prehistoric pottery from the multiphase site of Su Carroppu di Sirri – Carbonia (CI) by means of the archaeometric characterization of organic residues”
https://euraxess.ec.europa.eu/jobs/178925
Closing date: 23 February 2017

Università degli Studi di Ferrara
“Characterization of socio-cultural, settlement and productive aspects in the evolution of the Classical world from the Roman age to Late antiquity”
https://euraxess.ec.europa.eu/jobs/180519
Closing date: 22 February 2017

Kiel University
Johanna Mestorf Academy (JMA)
Graduate School Human Development in Landscapes
Postdoctoral position in Paleo-ecological research
especially in the area of dendro-ecology, dendro-climatology, and dendro-archaeology. Research themes may be addressed by candidates with appropriate experience from different disciplines, namely from Pre-and Protohistory, Archaeobotany, Paleoclimate Research, or Paleoenvironmental Research.
primary: http://www.uni-kiel.de/personal/de/stellen/extern/wiss/wissenschaftliche-r-mitarbeiter-in-an-der-graduiertenschule-human-development-in-landscapes-38-7-stunden-tv-l-13
Closing date: 20 February 2017

Kiel University
Johanna Mestorf Academy (JMA) and the Graduate School Human Development in Landscapes (GSHDL)
Johanna Mestorf Award
http://www.gshdl.uni-kiel.de/news/mestorf-award-2017/
Closing date: 19 February 2017

Humboldt-Universität zu Berlin
Theologische Fakultät
Wissenschaftliche/r Mitarbeiter/in
Wiss. Dienstleistungen in Forschung und Lehre im Fach Altes Testament; Mitarbeit im Forschungsgebiet „Israel und Ägypten“; Erfahrungen im Bereich der archäologischen Feldforschung
https://www.myscience.de/jobs/id116586-wissenschaftliche-r_mitarbeiter-in_mit_1-2-teilzeitbeschaeftigung_max_befr_fuer_6_jahre_gem_wisszeitvg-e_13_tv-l_hu-humboldt-universitaet_zu_berlin
primary: https://zope.personalabteilung.hu-berlin.de/stellenausschreibungen/wissenschaftliche-r-mitarbeiter-in-mit-1-2-teilzeitbeschaeftigung-max-befr-fuer-6-jahre-gem-wisszeitvg-e-13-tv-l-hu
Closing date: 18 February 2017

ALMA MATER STUDIORUM – UNIVERSITA’ DI BOLOGNA
DIPARTIMENTO DI STORIA CULTURE CIVILTA’
La politica dell’ospitalità nella Bologna medievale
primary: https://www.aricweb.unibo.it/AssegniRicerca_segretari/_bandi/2008/Bando22216[17539]TMP_Tutor.Htm
Closing date: 15 February 2017

University of Warwick
Warwick Medical School, Microbiology and Infection
Research Fellow for Ancient Pathogen Statistical Genomonics
Closing date: 15 February 2017

Georg-August-Universität Göttingen
FG-Sonderforschungsbereich 1136 “Bildung und Religion in Kulturen des Mittelmeerraums und seiner Umwelt von der Antike bis zum Mittelalter und zum Klassischen Islam” = Collaborative Research Centre 1136 “Education and Religion in Cultures of the Mediterranean and Its Environment from Ancient to Medieval Times and to the Classical Islam”
2 Wissenschaftliche Mitarbeiter/innen (Postdoktorand/innen) in einem der Themenbereiche = 2 Research Positions (Postdocs) in one of the research fields mentioned below (Religionsgeschichte des 1. Jahrtausends v. Chr. OR Judaistik mit Schwerpunkt Spätantikes Judentum = History of Religions in the first millennium BCE OR Jewish Studies with focus on Late Antique Judaism)
https://www.academics.de/jobs/wissenschaftlicher_mitarbeiter_m_w_bildung_und_religion_137482.html
https://www.academics.com/science_jobs/research_position_postdoc_education_and_religion_137484.html
Closing date: 15 February 2017

Rutgers University
Department of Art History
program in Cultural Heritage and Preservation Studies (CHAPS)
Postdoctoral Associate in Cultural Heritage and Preservation Studies
in any area of cultural heritage and/or preservation studies, with some preference for applicants working on critical heritage theory, methods, and ethics.
http://www.academia.edu/Jobs/8290/Rutgers-The-State-University-of-New-Jersey/Art-History/Postdoctoral-Associate-in-Cultural-Heritage-and-Preservation-Studies
primary: https://apply.interfolio.com/39996
https://www.h-net.org/jobs/job_display.php?id=54409
Closing date: 15 February 2017

Universität Hamburg
project “The Early Islamic Empire at Work – The View from the Regions toward the Center”
Research Associate (Post-Doc)
The successful applicant will concentrate on the key region Ifriqiya – focusing on its elite structure and economic resources – within the project team, using the same methodological approaches.
https://www.myscience.de/jobs/id116310-wissenschaftliche-r_mitarbeiter-in_fuer_das_projekt_the_early_islamic_empire_at_work-the_view_from_the_regions_toward_the_center_17-universitaet_hamburg
primary: https://www.uni-hamburg.de/uhh/stellenangebote/wissenschaftliches-personal/fakultaet-geisteswissenschaften/15-02-17-17.pdf
Closing date: 15 February 2017

Liverpool John Moores University
Faculty of Science
Senior Research Officer (Molecular Genetics Specialist)
in a Forensic or Archaeological/Anthropological setting
Closing date: 14 February 2017

ALMA MATER STUDIORUM – UNIVERSITA’ DI BOLOGNA
DIPARTIMENTO DI STORIA CULTURE CIVILTA’
“Development and Structuring of BA Courses in Archaeology in Iraq”
primary: https://www.aricweb.unibo.it/AssegniRicerca_segretari/_bandi/2008/Bando22210[17455]Tutor.Htm
https://euraxess.ec.europa.eu/jobs/175327
Closing date: 10 February 2017

Uppsala University
Department of Archaeology and Ancient History
Post-Doctoral Project: “Evolution of Social-Ecological Systems c. AD 1700-2000, N. Tanzania”
https://www.myscience.org/jobs/id665203-postdoctoral_research-uppsala_university
primary: http://www.uu.se/en/about-uu/join-us/details/?positionId=132127
Closing date: 10 February 2017

University College London
UCL Institute of Archaeology
Research Associate
in anthropology, archaeology, geography, history, museum studies or a related subject with a clearly demonstrated focus on heritage or museum studies. The researcher will undertake a series of specific, focused desktop research assignments, contributing to the authorship of papers and reports on a diverse range of heritage related topics and themes, including but not limited to the relationship between natural and cultural heritage, heritage and climate change and heritage and data science.
primary: http://www.ucl.ac.uk/archaeology/calendar/articles/2016-17-news/20170116
https://www.myscience.org.uk/jobs/id105783-research_associate-university_college_london
Closing date: 10 February 2017

Academia Sinica
Institute of History & Philology
research position
Areas of Specialty (in order of descending priority): (1) Archaeological Science (Archaeometry): Able to conduct scientific analysis on physical remains of ancient societies. (2) Environmental Archaeology: Able to reconstruct ancient environment using scientific analysis and methods and study about the relationship between ancient environment and human societies. (3) Archaeology of Taiwan, Mainland China, Southeast Asia or Oceania, and must be related to archaeometry.
https://www.h-net.org/jobs/job_display.php?id=54201
Closing date: 10 February 2017

ALMA MATER STUDIORUM – UNIVERSITA’ DI BOLOGNA
DIPARTIMENTO DI STORIA CULTURE CIVILTA’
“STUDY AND EDITION OF ARCHAEOLOGICAL COMPLEXS: POMPEII AND HERCULANEUM”
https://euraxess.ec.europa.eu/jobs/174501
primary: https://www.aricweb.unibo.it/AssegniRicerca_segretari/_bandi/2008/Bando22204[16230]TutorColloquio.Htm
Closing date: 8 February 2017

Heinrich-Heine-Universität Düsseldorf
Philosophische Fakultät
Institut für Geschichtswissenschaften
Projekt „NUMiD – Geschichte prägen/Werte bewahren“
Teilprojekt ‚Modell für die Zukunft der universitären Münzsammlungen in Deutschland‘
wissenschaftliche/r Mitarbeiter/in (Antike Numismatik)
https://www2.uni-erfurt.de/pipermail/antike/20170113/001467.html
https://www.academics.de/jobs/wissenschaftlicher_mitarbeiter_m_w_im_institut_fuer_geschichtswissenschaften_137317.html
Closing date: 8 February 2017

Universität Rostock
Wissenschaftliche/r Mitarbeiter/in
in Klassischer Archäologie
Closing date: 6 February 2017

University of Stirling
Postdoctoral Research Fellow in Heritage Studies
focus on heritage in Asia, ideally with direct expertise in China and/or South East Asia.
Closing date: 5 February 2017

University of York
Department of Archaeology
Research Associate in Ancient Metagenomics
bioinformatician to support the staff and students in the BioArCh ancient DNA research group, specifically analysing metagenomic data originating from ancient human microbiomes.
Closing date: 2 February 2017

Humboldt-Universität zu Berlin
Graduiertenkolleg „Philosophie, Wissenschaft und die Wissenschaften“
Wissenschaftliche/r Mitarbeiter/in = Post-Doctoral Research Fellow
Forschung zu den Schnittpunkten und Wechselwirkungen von Philosophie und Mathematik in antiken griechischen und/oder arabischen Kontexten für ein Forschungsvorhaben zur mathematischen Analysemethode (Griechisch ἀνάλυσις, Arabisch tahlîl) und ihrer Verbindung zur Philosophie = research relating to the intersection and interaction of philosophy and mathematics in ancient Greek and/or Arabic contexts. We seek projects that address the mathematical method of analysis (Greek ἀνάλυσις, Arabic tahlîl) and its connection to philosophy
https://www.myscience.de/jobs/id114799-wissenschaftliche-r_mitarbeiter-in-e_13_tv-l_hu_drittmittelfinanzierung_befristet_bis_31_03_2019-humboldt-universitaet_zu_berlin = https://www.myscience.de/jobs/id114798-post-doctoral_research_fellow-e_13_tv-l_hu_third-party_funding_from_october_1_2017_to_march_31_2019-humboldt-universitaet_zu_berlin
primary: https://zope.personalabteilung.hu-berlin.de/stellenausschreibungen/wissenschaftliche-r-mitarbeiter-in-e-13-tv-l-hu-drittmittelfinanzierung-befristet-bis-31-03-2019 = https://zope.personalabteilung.hu-berlin.de/stellenausschreibungen/post-doctoral-research-fellow-e13-tvl-hu-third-party-funding-from-october-1-2017-to-march-31-2019
Closing date: 1 February 2017

Field Museum of Natural History, Chicago
“Collaborative Curation: Building a 21st Century Model for the Care of North American Human Remains”
Human Remains Collections Specialist: Bioanthropologist for N. American Human Remains
Closing date: 1 February 2017

Michael Ventris Memorial Fund
THE MICHAEL VENTRIS AWARD FOR MYCENAEAN STUDIES (2017)
to a junior scholar for research into Mycenaean studies or kindred subjects: (1) Linear B and other Bronze Age scripts of the Aegean and Cyprus, and their historical and cultural connections and (2) all other aspects of the Bronze Age of the Aegean and Cyprus.
http://www.aegeussociety.org/en/index.php/grants-jobs/michael-ventris-memorial-fund/
primary: http://www.icls.sas.ac.uk/awards/awards-prizes
Closing date: 1 February 2017

New Europe College
‘Record-keeping, fiscal reform, and the rise of institutional accountability in late-medieval Savoy: a source-oriented approach’
Postdoctoral researchers in medieval history (2 positions)
https://euraxess.ec.europa.eu/jobs/153688
primary: http://www.nec.ro/research-programs/erc-projects/castellany-accounts & http://www.nec.ro/data/pdfs/research-programs/erc-projects/castellany-accounts/Postdoc_Ad_ERC_StG.pdf
Closing date: 1 February 2017

Museum für Islamische Kunst der Staatlichen Museen zu Berlin – Preußischer Kulturbesitz
Wissenschaftliche/-r Museumsassistent/-in
im Fach Islamische Kunstgeschichte, Islamwissenschaft oder einer entsprechenden Ausrichtung zur materiellen Kultur islamisch geprägter Gesellschaften, vorzugsweise der Islamischen Kunstgeschichte und Islamischen Archäologie.
Closing date: 31 January 2017

INSTAP Study Center for East Crete
Robin Hägg Memorial Fund
grant of 1,500 € to a post-doctoral scholar working in the field of Aegean prehistory who wishes to conduct research in Greece.
http://www.aegeussociety.org/en/index.php/grants-jobs/the-robin-haegg-memorial-fund-2017/
primary: http://www.instapstudycenter.net/general-information/hagg-forms.html
Closing date: 31 January 2017

Radboud Universiteit Nijmegen
project ‘Constraints and Tradition’
Two postdoc positions
Project 1: ‘Byzantine Emperors’ analyses changes and continuity in the ways in which traditional Roman concepts of absolute power were used to formulate the position of rulers in the Eastern Roman Empire. The postdoctoral researcher will author and co-author a number of articles exploring the nomenclature and imagery of Byzantine emperors and the role of religion and the urban environment in the conceptualisation of ‘traditional’ emperorship.
Project 2: ‘Gallic Rulers and Elites’ investigates the various ways in which the claims to power by western emperors, local monarchs and leaders, and popes between 284 and 565 AD were anchored in traditional Roman concepts and terminology. The postdoctoral researcher will author and co-author a number of articles exploring the prominent role of local (Christian) elites on the basis of available texts and surviving imagery and architecture.
https://www.academictransfer.com/employer/RUN/vacancy/37683/lang/en/
Twee postdoc posities
https://www.academictransfer.com/employer/RUN/vacancy/37662/lang/nl/
Closing date: 31 January 2017

Austrian Academy of Sciences
Institute for Oriental and European Archaeology
project “Tracing Transformations in the southern Levant from collapse to consolidation in the mid-second millennium BC”
PhD-position (or a 50% Post-Doc Position) for subproject 2 (Chronology)
Constructing a radiocarbon-backed absolute chronology for the Middle/Late Bronze Age transition
https://euraxess.ec.europa.eu/jobs/158797
Closing date: 31 January 2017

University of Calgary
Department Anthropology and Archaeology/Geoscience
Post-Doctoral Fellowship
in one or more of these areas: 1) archaeological residue analysis, 2) organic geochemistry, 3) molecular archaeology; Theme: Preservation of organic molecules in archaeological time: geochemical insights
Closing date: 31 January 2017

Massachusetts Institute of Technology
Department of Materials Science and Engineering (DMSE)
MIT Visiting Faculty Fellowship in Archaeological Materials
at the intersection of materials science and engineering and archaeology, which includes investigations that bridge archaeological materials and paleoecologies.
http://www.earthworks-jobs.com/archaeology/mit16101.html
Closing date: 31 January 2017

Politecnico di Milano
Dipartimento di Architettura, Ingegneria delle Costruzioni, Ambiente Costruito
1) “3D-WEBBIM Umm al-Dabadib”
The BIM will be used for Communication and Archive purposes in Museums (object: the archeological site of Umm al-Dabadib, Kharga Oasis, Egypt’s Western Desert).
https://euraxess.ec.europa.eu/jobs/166963
primary: http://www.polimi.it/index.php?id=3971&tx_wfqbe_pi1[ID]=6962
2) “LIVING IN A FRINGE ENVIRONMENT: New methods of field-survey, 3D modelling and virtual representation to support an interdisciplinary archaeological project with strong architectural, historical and environmental components”
https://euraxess.ec.europa.eu/jobs/167057
primary: http://www.polimi.it/index.php?id=3971&tx_wfqbe_pi1[ID]=6963
Closing date: 27 January 2017

University of Oxford
Department of Earth Sciences
Postdoctoral Research Assistant in Paleomagnetism
to better understand how climate change has influenced hominin evolution through the analysis of five drilled cores in paleo lake sediments in Kenya and Ethiopia
primary: https://www.recruit.ox.ac.uk/pls/hrisliverecruit/erq_jobspec_version_4.jobspec?p_id=126963
Closing date: 26 January 2017

Historic Environment Scotland
Scotland’s Rock Art project
Post-doctoral Research Assistant
The project aims to work with local communities and heritage organisations in order to undertake a systematic study of how the rock art landscape in Britain was shaped by human actions and belief.
primary: https://applications.historic-scotland.gov.uk/pages/job_search_view.aspx?jobId=2550&JobIndex=2&categoryList=&location=201&workingPatternList=&keywords=&PageIndex=1&Number=5
Closing date: 25 January 2017

Berliner Antike-Kolleg (BAK)
Research Center of Ancient Studies (RCAS)
Visiting Research Fellowships (1 to 3 months)
http://www.berliner-antike-kolleg.org/-/presse_visiting-research-fellowship
Closing date: 24 January 2017 (i.e. extended from 15 January 2017)

Università degli studi di Padova
“The ancient greek theater and the manner of stagings between text, space and context in the modern and contemporary age”
https://euraxess.ec.europa.eu/jobs/170840
primary: http://www.beniculturali.unipd.it/www/lavorare/albo-di-dipartimento/
Closing date: 24 January 2017

Deutsches Archäologisches Institut
Projekt „Gelehrte, Ausgräber und Kunsthändler: Die Korrespondenz des Instituto di Corrispondenza Archeologica als Wissensquelle und Netzwerkindikator”
Wissenschaftliche/r Mitarbeiter/in im IT-Referat der Zentrale
Closing date: 24 January 2017

University of Oslo
Department of Archaeology, Conservation and History
project “Using the Past in the Past. Viking Age Scandinavia as a Renaissance?”
Post-Doctoral research fellowship
research proposal concerning recycling of material culture of the past in the Viking Age, using for example the reiteration of grave monuments at settlements; the reuse of burial grounds; landscape analyses of central places; the raising of rune stones as a means of creating places for commemoration; or the utilisation of antique artefacts and objects that stylistically referred to previous centuries in the Viking Age as a means of examining social and cultural changes in the Viking Age.
https://www.myscience.org/jobs/id640323-post-doctoral_research_fellowship_attached_to_the_project_using_the_past_in_the_past_viking_age_scandinavia_as_a_renaissance-university_of_oslo
https://euraxess.ec.europa.eu/jobs/160743
Closing date: 23 January 2017

Frankfurt University
VALUE and EQUIVALENCE – Research Training Group 1576/2
2 positions as Postdoctoral Researcher
primary: http://www.value-and-equivalence.de/1/call-for-positions/
http://www.academia.edu/Jobs/8232/Postdoctoral-Researcher-Archaeology-and-Social-Cultural-Anthropology
in Archaeology
http://www.value-and-equivalence.de/1/call-for-positions/postdoc-archaeology/
in Social/Cultural Anthropology
http://www.value-and-equivalence.de/1/call-for-positions/postdoc-anthropology/
Closing date: 22 January 2017

FAPESP
“Jê Landscapes of Southern Brazil: Ecology, History and Power in the transitional landscape During the Late Holocene.”
Post doctoral fellowship in Archeology
https://euraxess.ec.europa.eu/jobs/169055
Closing date: 16 January 2017

Catalan Institute of Classical Archaeology (ICAC)
junior researcher (R3) as director of its Archaeometric Studies Unit (UEA).
https://euraxess.ec.europa.eu/jobs/167170
primary: http://www.icac.cat/actualitat/noticies/2016/licac-busca-director-per-a-la-unitat-destudis-arqueometrics/
Closing date: 16 January 2017

Princeton University
Index of Christian Art
Kress Postdoctoral Fellowship
in medieval art from any area or period; broad familiarity with medieval images and texts; a sound grasp of current trends in medieval studies scholarship; and a committed interest in the potential of digital resources to enrich work in art history and related fields.
https://medievalartresearch.com/2016/10/13/kress-postdoctoral-fellowship-at-the-index-of-christian-art/
Closing date: open until filled (review of applications will begin 15 January 2017)

University of Missouri
University of Missouri Research Reactor Center
Archaeometry Laboratory
postdoctoral fellow
in the area of compositional studies of ceramics
https://archpostgrad.wordpress.com/post-doc-ad-2017/
Closing date: 15 January 2017

Institut Català de Paleoecologia Humana i Evolució Social (IPHES)
project PALEODEM, “Late Glacial and Postglacial Population History and Cultural Transmission in Iberia (c.15,000-8000 cal BP)”
Post-doctoral research associate in micro-stratigraphy and micromorphology
The Postdoctoral researcher will conduct micro-morphological and microstratigraphic analyses on prehistoric hearths from open-air Mesolithic sites in Eastern Spain and will also participate in the fieldwork data collection in the sites under study.
https://euraxess.ec.europa.eu/jobs/160018
Closing date: 15 January 2017

Norwegian Institute in Rome
Post-Doctoral Research Fellowship (SKO 1352) in archaeology, art history or cultural history
The proposed research project must deal with archaeology, art history or cultural history, and be relevant to Italy and the Mediterranean region (within the Bronze Age to Renaissance).
https://www.myscience.org/jobs/id635459-post-doctoral_research_fellowship-university_of_oslo
https://euraxess.ec.europa.eu/jobs/158973
Closing date: 15 January 2017

Deutsches Archäologisches Institut
1) Reisestipendium 2017/2018
Die Stipendiatinnen und Stipendiaten sollen sich durch einen längeren Aufenthalt in den Ländern des antiken Kulturbereichs eine gute Kenntnis der Topographie und vor allem der archäologischen Monumente und historischen Stätten verschaffen. Das Reisestipendium kann für ein halbes oder für ein ganzes Jahr beantragt werden.
2) Wülfing-Stipendium 2017/2018
Dieses ermöglicht jungen, an einer deutschen Hochschule promovierten Wissenschaftlern aus der Archäologie und ihren Nachbarwissenschaften eine achtmonatige Reise durch die Länder des antiken Kulturbereichs zum Zweck der allgemeinen Wissenserweiterung.
http://www.dainst.org/dai/presse/nachricht/-/asset_publisher/XV2P83pNHjQz/content/ausschreibung-des-wulfing-stipendiums-2017-2018
Closing date: 15 January 2017

International Catacomb Society
Shohet Scholars Program
in the fields of archeology, art history, classical studies, history, comparative religions, or related subjects. The work need not focus explicitly on the Roman catacombs, but it should be within the sphere of the Mediterranean world from the late Hellenistic Period to the end of the Roman Empire. Of special interest are interdisciplinary projects that approach traditional topics from new perspectives.
http://blogs.brown.edu/joukowsky/2016/09/30/funding-opportunity-international-catacomb-societys-shohet-scholars-program-deadline-1152017/
primary: http://www.catacombsociety.org/program/
Closing date: 15 January 2017

The American School of Classical Studies at Athens
The Wiener Laboratory provides funding to scholars researching archaeological questions relating to Greece and the broader Mediterranean.
Wiener Laboratory Fellowships (pre- or postdoc)
in the following possible fields: Human Skeletal Studies (The J. Lawrence Angel Fellowship); Faunal Studies; Geoarchaeology; Environmental Studies
primary: http://www.ascsa.edu.gr/index.php/wiener-laboratory/wlfellowships
Closing date: 15 January 2017 (annual)

British Museum
This project, in collaboration with the University of York and the Centre for Baltic and Scandinavian Archaeology, Schleswig, Germany will investigate the innovation, dispersal and use of ceramic containers by hunter-gatherers in NE Europe.
1) Research Assistant: Archaeology
The post holder will be responsible for studying the archives of early ceramics in numerous museums, recording a wide range of vessel attributes (indicators of manufacture, technology and use) followed by statistical analysis of the datasets collected over the study area.
2) Research Assistant: Molecular Analysis
The post holder will lead on the extraction, analysis and interpretation of lipid residues from ceramic samples and visible surface deposits, adhering to ceramics, soils, sediments and appropriate reference samples.
Closing date: 12 January 2017

Catalan Institute of Classical Archaeology (ICAC)
postdoctoral researcher (R2 incorporation) in the field of classical archaeology
into one of the ICAC’s seven research teams: Landscape archaeology (GIAP),
Population and territory in the Roman period, Seminar of Ancient Topography
(SETOPANT), Archaeometry and Artistic Productions (ArPA), Food, the economy and trade in the ancient world (Aecma), Protohistoric archaeology, Christian and late-antiquity archaeology and The Greco-Roman eastern Mediterranean
https://euraxess.ec.europa.eu/jobs/164760
primary: http://www.icac.cat/actualitat/noticies/2016/licac-convoca-una-placa-dinvestigador-postdoctoral-per-al-2016/
Closing date: 11 January 2017

Università degli Studi di Milano
Studi Storici
researcher (Storia Medievale)
https://euraxess.ec.europa.eu/jobs/168655
primary: http://www.unimi.it/ateneo/valcomp/94001.htm
Closing date: 10 January 2017

Università di Pavia
“A study of Roman legal writings in Late Antique manuscripts and papyri”
The research project Redhis – to which this position is instrumental – aims to rediscover the elements of classical legal science, which are a hidden structure of Late Antique legal culture. The researcher will be asked to contribute several well-researched chapters, written in English, to an extensive collaborative volume on the circulation, use, and reception of Roman juristic writings in Late Antiquity.
https://euraxess.ec.europa.eu/jobs/162265
primary: http://www.unipv.eu/site/home/ricerca/assegni-di-ricerca.html
Closing date: 9 January 2017

The Cyprus Institute
Post-Doctoral Fellow in Paleo – Climate Modelling
research on past climate change in the eastern Mediterranean region
https://euraxess.ec.europa.eu/jobs/164270
primary: https://jobboard.cyi.ac.cy/?q=node/1121
Closing date: 8 January 2017

University of Oxford
School of Archaeology
“Endangered Archaeology in the Middle East and North Africa” (EAMENA) project
Postdoctoral Research Assistant
This role involves searching for and recording significant archaeological sites in the Middle East and North Africa (from Mauretania to Iran), using satellite imagery and aerial photography, in order to aid understanding for their future protection and management. The job focuses on the interpretation of satellite imagery and aerial photographs for both the discovery of sites and an assessment of threats to them, record creation (using standard terminology and data input), analysis and archaeological research in support of the aims of the Endangered Archaeology project.
primary: https://www.recruit.ox.ac.uk/pls/hrisliverecruit/erq_jobspec_version_4.jobspec?p_id=126426
Closing date: 6 January 2017

La Sapienza
Dipartimento di Scienze dell’Antichità
“Multilingualism and Minority Languages in Ancient Europe – MUMIL-EU” (Hera Joint Research Programme “Uses of the Past”)
https://euraxess.ec.europa.eu/jobs/161515
primary: http://www.antichita.uniroma1.it/node/8176
Closing date: 5 January 2017

University of Liverpool
Archaeology, Classics and Egyptology
project ‘A 500,000-year environmental record from Chew Bahir, south Ethiopia: testing hypotheses of climate-driven human evolution, innovation and dispersal’
Postdoctoral Research Associate
in Archaeological or Environmental Science, with a good knowledge of Palaeolithic Archaeology, comprehensive data management skills including familiarity with Matlab or R
Closing date: 5 January 2017

University of Sheffield
Department of Archaeology
Research Associate (Castlegate Archives Project)
to manage and oversee the Department’s Castlegate Archives project, which is designed to complete the post-excavation work on the material and paper records of excavations carried out on the site of Sheffield Castle from the 1920s onwards
primary: https://jobs.shef.ac.uk/sap/bc/webdynpro/sap/hrrcf_a_posting_apply?PARAM=cG9zdF9pbnN0X2d1aWQ9MzMwNjJBRkQ4MDQ5MUVFNkFERkM5QkQyQzk4M0QxRTMmY2FuZF90eXBlPUVYVA%3d%3d&sap-client=400&sap-language=EN&sap-accessibility=X&sap-ep-themeroot=%2fSAP%2fPUBLIC%2fBC%2fUR%2fuos
Closing date: 5 January 2017

Unimore
“Human societies, climate-environment changes and resource exploitation/sustainability in the Po Plain at the Mid-Holocene times: The Terramaras”
Palynological research on archaeological sites (on-site) and sediment cores (off-site) from the Po Plain for the understanding of the human/environment interactions, and he reconstruction of the landscape transformations that have occurred in the area since the Bronze age.
https://euraxess.ec.europa.eu/jobs/163877
primary: http://www.unimore.it/bandi/Assegni-bandi.html & http://www.unimore.it/AZdoc/BandoMercuri.pdf
Closing date: 4 January 2017

Università degli Studi di Verona
Dipartimento di Culture e Civiltà
“Social competition, judicial practice and dispute solving in the Veronese countryside (1100-1200)”
The research project aims to examine the changes occurring in the twelfth- and thirteenth- century rural societies of the veneto, with particular regard to the matter of justice provision within the socio-political dialectics between the city communes, the lords owning jurisdictional rights, and the rural communities.
https://euraxess.ec.europa.eu/jobs/163833
Closing date: 4 January 2017

Christian-Albrechts-Universität zu Kiel
Institut für Ur- und Frühgeschichte
Abteilung Anthropologische Archäologie
Wissenschaftliche/-r Mitarbeiter/-in
Ein Schwerpunkt der Arbeitsgruppe widmet sich landschaftsarchäologischen und kulturanthropologischen Fragestellungen in der Mongolei und angrenzenden Gebieten Innerasiens. Die Mitarbeiterin oder der Mitarbeiter soll dieses Themenfeld betreuen und in Zusammenarbeit mit der Arbeitsgruppenleitung Feldforschungsprojekte in dieser Region organisieren und durchführen.
https://www.myscience.de/jobs/id115458-wissenschaftliche-r_mitarbeiter-in_am_institut_fuer_ur-und_fruehgeschichte_haelfte_der_arbeitszeit_z_zt_19_35_std_befristet_e_13_tv-l-christian-albrechts-universitaet_zu_kiel
primary: http://www.uni-kiel.de/personal/de/stellen/extern/wiss/wissenschaftliche-r-mitarbeiter-in-am-institut-fuer-ur-und-fruehgeschichte-haelfte-der-arbeitszeit-z.zt.-19-35-std.-befristet-e-13-tv-l
Closing date: 3 January 2017

Durham University
Department of Archaeology
project “People and place: the making of the Kingdom of Northumbria AD300-800”
Post-doctoral Research Associate
This post will involve the osteological and isotopic analysis of skeletal assemblages curated in a variety of regional museums in Scotland and the north of England.
primary: https://recruitment.durham.ac.uk/pls/corehrrecruit/erq_jobspec_details_form.jobspec?p_id=003942
Closing date: 2 January 2017

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