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Postdoc opportunities in archaeology: archives 2019

University College Dublin
School of Geography
Post-doctoral Research Fellow
This Irish Research Council funded project aims to reconstruct historic Irish droughts, their severity and impacts from the Middle Ages to present and examine the adaptive and innovative practices that communities employed to cope with these conditions. This post is primarily focused on reconstructing droughts in the recent past (1700 – 2018) using archival, folklore and oral history sources.
Closing date: 23 May 2019 (i.e. extended from 16 May 2019)

Politecnico di Bari
1) ICAR/06
The knowledge and conservation of the existing archaeological heritage cannot be separated from the use of new image processing techniques, associated with suitable innovative technology in the field of measurements on unmanned aircraft.
https://euraxess.ec.europa.eu/jobs/404804
2) ICAR/06
Archeological places in the stratified Mediteranean city
https://euraxess.ec.europa.eu/jobs/404805
3) ICAR/20
The research project on the theme of “Cultural Heritage” has as a general objective the multi-risk analysis applied to historical centers.
https://euraxess.ec.europa.eu/jobs/403548
Closing date: 20 May 2019

ALMA MATER STUDIORUM – UNIVERSITA’ DI BOLOGNA
DIPARTIMENTO DI STORIA CULTURE CIVILTA’
“”Europeana Archaeology” (2018-EU-LA-0030) Digitalizzazione e metadatazione di contenuti relativi all’archeologia” = “Digital archives for the project Europeana Archaeology”
The aim of the project is the digitization and metadata of photographic and graphic material of the Laurenzi, Gualandi etc funds of the Department of Cultural History of the University of Bologna.
primary: https://www.aricweb.unibo.it/AssegniRicerca_segretari/_bandi/2008/Bando46671[65579]TutorColloquio.Htm
English: https://euraxess.ec.europa.eu/jobs/404850
Closing date: 20 May 2019

Oklahoma State University
Department of History
postdoctoral researcher position in medieval Middle Eastern history
Prior research focus is open within the period 600-1500 CE and the region of the Middle East.
https://www.h-net.org/jobs/job_display.php?id=58507
primary: https://apply.interfolio.com/62569
Closing date: 17 May 2019

UNIVERSITA’ DI NAPOLI FEDERICO II
1) “Female amber ornaments in the central-eastern Mediterranean during the first millennium BC”
https://euraxess.ec.europa.eu/jobs/400982
primary: http://www.unina.it/documents/11958/18838816/SU_06-2019_TIPB_bando_10.pdf
2) “Velia in Imperial Age: stratigraphic sequence study and statistic-quantitative analysis of ceramic assemblages”
https://euraxess.ec.europa.eu/jobs/400981
primary: http://www.unina.it/documents/11958/18838816/SU_06-2019_TIPB_bando_17.pdf
Closing date: 17 May 2019

Ägyptisches Museum und Papyrussammlung der Staatlichen Museen zu Berlin – Preußischer Kulturbesitz
Wissenschaftliche/r Museumsassistent/in (m/w/d) in Fortbildung
Der Schwerpunkt der Tätigkeit liegt auf der Mitarbeit bei der Vorbereitung der Sonderausstellung „Ancient Egypt – The Creation of the World“, im Fach Ägyptologie
Closing date: 15 May 2019

University of Reading
School of Archaeology Geography and Environment Science
Research Fellow in Material Science
in archaeological material science, particularly in how technological processes and change are elucidated using material characterisation and/or imaging to address significant archaeological questions. There is scope for those with specialisms in the technological or functional investigation of a range of materials including ceramics, metals, vitreous materials, bone, ivory, textiles and other organic resources/residues
primary: https://jobs.reading.ac.uk/DisplayJob.aspx?jobid=4840&source=JOBTRAINjobsite
Closing date: 15 May 2019

AIEGL = Association Internationale d’Épigraphie Grecque et Latine
Géza Alföldy stipends
The Grant is intended to support early career scholars in conducting epigraphic research abroad (including e.g. field study of inscriptions) for a period of one to two months.
https://www.aiegl.org/geza-alfoeldy-stipend.html
Closing date: 15 May 2019 (annual)

ALMA MATER STUDIORUM – UNIVERSITA’ DI BOLOGNA
DIPARTIMENTO DI BENI CULTURALI
“Diagnostica per il Patrimonio Culturale: protocolli e modelli per la conservazione e il restauro in contesti nazionali ed internazionali” = “Diagnostic for Cultural Heritage: protocols and models for conservation and restoration in national and international contexts”
primary: https://www.aricweb.unibo.it/AssegniRicerca_segretari/_bandi/2008/Bando42425[54922]TutorColloquio.Htm
English: https://euraxess.ec.europa.eu/jobs/404112
Closing date: 14 May 2019

Cyprus Institute
Science and Technology in Archaeology and Culture Research Center (STARC)
project “Face to Face: Meet an Ancient Cypriot”
Postdoctoral Fellow in Human Bioarchaeology
https://euraxess.ec.europa.eu/jobs/402597
primary: https://jobboard.cyi.ac.cy/?q=node/3844
Closing date: 13 May 2019

British Library
Post-doctoral Internship – Medieval Manuscripts
primary: https://britishlibrary.recruitment.northgatearinso.com/birl/pages/vacancy.jsf?latest=01001914
Closing date: 13 May 2019

Politecnico di Milano
History of architecture and cultural heritage
Fragile territories: research in the field of history, preservation and enhancement of the architectural patrimony, built heritage, cultural landscape.
https://euraxess.ec.europa.eu/jobs/399540
primary: https://www.polimi.it/index.php?id=6196&tx_wfqbe_pi1[ID]=458&L=1
Closing date: 13 May 2019

Stockholm University
Department of Archaeology and Classical Studies
Osteoarchaeological Research Laboratory
Postdoctoral Fellow in Osteoarchaeology
https://www.myscience.org/jobs/id1018132-postdoctoral_fellow_in_osteoarchaeology-stockholm_university
Closing date: 12 May 2019

Justus-Liebig-Universität Gießen
Historisches Institut
Projekt: „Glas. Material, Funktion und Bedeutung zwischen 1600 und 1800 in Thüringen“
Wissenschaftliche/r Mitarbeiter/in
im Fach Geschichte, Kunstgeschichte oder Kulturwissenschaften, mit Schwerpunkt Frühe Neuzeit
https://www.myscience.org/jobs/id1022849-wissenschaftliche-r_mitarbeiter-in_e_13_tv-h-justus-liebig-universitaet_giessen
primary: http://www.inst.uni-giessen.de/stellenmarkt/pdf/stelle0011791.pdf
Closing date: 10 May 2019

CNR – ISTI
“Supervised Learning Techniques for the Classification of Cultural Heritage Documents”
with special emphasis on reports on archaeological excavations
https://euraxess.ec.europa.eu/jobs/401602
Closing date: 10 May 2019

University of Calgary
Department Anthropology and Archaeology
POSTDOCTORAL FELLOWSHIP
EXPERIMENTAL AND ARCHAEOLOGICAL APPROACHES TO LITHIC RESIDUE
https://olduvaigorgesds.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/04/UofC-Postdoc-ad-2019.pdf
Closing date: 9 May 2019

Deutsches Archäologisches Institut (DAI)
Römisch-Germanische Kommission
wissenschaftlicher Projektmitarbeiter (m/w/d)
im Fach Prähistorische oder Provinzialrömische Archäologie mit Forschungsschwerpunkt im Bereich archäologische Klassifikation und Methoden. Der Aufgabenbereich umfasst die Koordination der Normdaten-Entwicklung für Fund und Befund-Klassifikationen.
Closing date: 9 May 2019

Humboldt-Universität zu Berlin
Theologische Fakultät
Wissenschaftlicher Mitarbeiter (m/w/d)
im Fach Altes Testament mit einem Schwerpunkt im Bereich der Biblischen Archäologie/Palästina-Archäologie
https://www.myscience.org/jobs/id1019425-wissenschaftlicher_mitarbeiter_m-w-d_mit_1-2-teilzeitbeschaeftigung_befristet_fuer_drei_jahre-e_13_tv-l_hu-humboldt-universitaet_zu_berlin
primary: https://www.personalabteilung.hu-berlin.de/de/stellenausschreibungen/wissenschaftlicher-mitarbeiter-m-w-d-mit-1-2-teilzeitbeschaeftigung-befristet-fuer-drei-jahre-e-13-tv-l-hu
Closing date: 9 May 2019

Münzkabinett der Staatlichen Museen zu Berlin – Preußischer Kulturbesitz
wissenschaftliche/r Mitarbeiter/in
Betreuen der deutschen Münzen der Neuzeit, der Medaillen im deutschsprachigem Raum und der Sammlung historischer Münzwerkzeuge
http://www.preussischer-kulturbesitz.de/stellenanzeige/article/2019/04/11/job-wissenschaftlicher-mitarbeiterin-20.html
Closing date: 9 May 2019

University of Bristol
School of Humanities
Institute of Greece, Rome and the Classical Tradition
A.G. Leventis Postdoctoral Research Fellow in Ancient Greek Studies
any specialisation within the broad field of ancient Greek studies
Closing date: 8 May 2019

University of Copenhagen
PROTEIOS (Niels Bohr Chair in Palaeoproteomics)
Research Assistant at the Palaeoproteomics group
https://www.myscience.org/jobs/id1018124-research_assistant_at_the_palaeoproteomics_group-university_of_copenhagen
Closing date: 7 May 2019

University of East Anglia
Sainsbury Institute for the Study of Japanese Arts and Cultures
Research Fellow, Centre for Archaeology and Heritage
archaeology and heritage management in particular is essential. Interest in Japanese archaeology is also essential.
primary: https://myview.uea.ac.uk/webrecruitment/pages/vacancy.jsf?vacancyRef=RA1611
Closing date: 7 May 2019

British Library
Elizabeth I and Mary Queen of Scots Exhibition Project Curator
in sixteenth-century British history or other directly relevant field
primary: https://britishlibrary.recruitment.northgatearinso.com/birl/pages/vacancy.jsf?latest=01001912
Closing date: 6 May 2019

Kiel University
Cluster of Excellence ROOTS
Nine Research Associate Positions
01RA Research Associate Position: Dendro-Archaeology
02RA Research Associate Position: Socio-Environmental Interactions in the Wadden Seas
Profile: Geoarchaeology, Geophysics and Archaeology
03RA Research Associate Position: Computational Biology
with a focus on ancient DNA (aDNA)
04RA Research Associate Position: Ancient Plant Genomics
05RA Research Associate Position: Networks of knowledge from Northern Europe to the Eastern Mediterranean and beyond
06RA Research Associate Positions in Urban Agency and Perception / Classical or Late Antique Archaeology
Profile: Classical Archaeology, Late Antique Archaeology
07RA Research Associate Positions in Urban Agency and Perception / Medieval Archaeology
Profile: Medieval Archaeology
08RA Research Associate Position: Quantification of social inequality in prehistoric societies
Profile: Prehistoric Archaeology, Economics, Archaeoinformatics
09RA Research Associate Position: Protohistoric Conflicts and Conciliations
Profile: Protohistoric Archaeology
The post holder is invited to plan and conduct archaeological research on conflict indicators of conflict scenarios in the first Millennium AD in the Baltic Region and/or in Eastern Europe.
https://www2.uni-erfurt.de/pipermail/antike/20190404/002026.html
Closing date: 6 May 2019

ALMA MATER STUDIORUM – UNIVERSITA’ DI BOLOGNA
DIPARTIMENTO DI CHIMICA “GIACOMO CIAMICIAN”
“Riproduzione di ricette alchemiche”
The project is devoted to the study of alchemical recipes as it appeared and developed in distinct, albeit contiguous (both chronologically and geographically) areas: Graeco-Roman Egypt, Byzantium, and the Near East, from ancient Babylonian times to the early Islamic period.
https://euraxess.ec.europa.eu/jobs/400118
primary: https://www.aricweb.unibo.it/AssegniRicerca_segretari/_bandi/2008/Bando47728[75708]TutorColloquio.Htm
Closing date: 3 May 2019

Università degli Studi di Padova
Department of Historical and Geographic Sciences and the Ancient World
researcher
storia medievale, in particolare sul periodo alto e medio medievale (secoli VI-XII)
https://euraxess.ec.europa.eu/jobs/396457
primary: https://www.unipd.it/procedure-concorsuali-ricercatori-tipo-b & https://www.unipd.it/sites/unipd.it/files/2019/2019RUB02%20All.%205%20M-STO01.pdf
Closing date: 2 May 2019

La Sapienza
NOTAE Project
“Graphic Symbols in greek pragmatic literacy of Late Antiquity”
https://euraxess.ec.europa.eu/jobs/396621
Closing date: 2 May 2019

University of Bristol
School of Arts
project “Doctrine, devotion, and cultural expression in the cults of medieval Iberian saints”
Research Associate in Medieval History, Art History and/or Material Culture
Closing date: 2 May 2019

Uppsala University
Postdoc in population genomics and human history in Africa
https://www.myscience.org/jobs/id1012687-postdoc_in_population_genomics_and_human_history_in_africa-uppsala_university
primary: http://www.uu.se/en/about-uu/join-us/details/?positionId=260772
Closing date: 1 May 2019

Scuola Normale Superiore
“The Artistic Patronage of the Parte Guelfa in Late Medieval Florence: the Visual Propaganda of the Power”
The candidate is expected to investigate the history, architecture and function of the Palazzo dei Capitani di Parte Guelfa, and to understand the meaning of its lost pictorial decoration, thanks to literary evidence and other sources, as well as the heraldic ones.
https://euraxess.ec.europa.eu/jobs/398720
primary: https://wwwold.sns.it/bando/assegno-di-ricerca-la-collaborazione-al-programma-di-ricerca-%E2%80%9Cla-%E2%80%98politica-monumentale%E2%80%99-della-parte-guelfa-fiorentina-nel-tardo
Closing date: 30 April 2019

University of Cambridge
Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology
Senior Assistant Curator in Archaeology
in a region other than Europe; preference may be given to a candidate with expertise in Africa or in South America.
https://www.myscience.org/jobs/id1010588-senior_assistant_curator_in_archaeology-university_of_cambridge
Closing date: 30 April 2019

University of Manchester
project “Living on the Edge: experiences and responses to Europe’s changing borderlands”
Research Associate
in early modern history (ideally with a focus on fifteenth and/or sixteenth century Portugal); research relating to Portuguese experiences of encounter and exchange – especially in West Africa.
primary: https://www.jobs.manchester.ac.uk/displayjob.aspx?jobid=16900
Closing date: 30 April 2019 (i.e. extended from 13 March 2019)

Max Planck Institute for the Science of Human History, Jena
Department of Archaeogenetics
Post-doctoral position in immunogenetics
with a focus on immune gene variation in ancient human populations. Analyses will involve quantitation of allelic variation at genome wide loci through time and space, with an emphasis on adaptation and selective pressures related to changing disease landscapes.
https://www.shh.mpg.de/1230238/dag-postdoc-immunogenetics
Closing date: 30 April 2019

Università degli Studi di Trieste
“The Roman Aquileia mint (ca.294-402/3) and the coins from the excavations on the site of Aquileia (first half of the 20th century)”
https://euraxess.ec.europa.eu/jobs/395715
primary: http://web.units.it/node/36596/assegno/pub
Closing date: 29 April 2019

University of Copenhagen
Lundbeck Foundation GeoGenetics Centre (LFGGC)
Postdoctoral fellowships in paleogenomics (2 positions)
https://www.myscience.org/jobs/id1011414-postdoctoral_fellowships_in_paleogenomics_department_of_biology-university_of_copenhagen
Closing date: 29 April 2019

University of Manchester
Science & Engineering
Research Associate in Palaeolithic Archaeology/Anthropology
investigating the co-evolution of human hands and early tool using behavior. The project involves the experimental analysis of archaeological tool manufacture and use in human subjects as well as undertaking comparative morphological and mechanical analyses across a range of primate species.
primary: https://www.jobs.manchester.ac.uk/displayjob.aspx?jobid=17096
Closing date: 29 April 2019

University of Exeter
College of Humanities
Leventis Postdoctoral Research Associate in Hellenic Studies
on any aspect of ancient Greek culture (e.g. art, history, literature, medicine, philosophy, scholarship, social/political practice) that falls within either the Centre for Hellenistic and Romano-Greek Culture and Society or the Centre for Knowledge in Culture in Antiquity and Beyond.
Closing date: 28 April 2019

University of Oslo
Department of Cultural studies and Oriental languages (IKOS)
The Heritage Experience Initiative (HEI) & working group E-Heritage
Post-Doctoral Research Fellowship in Digital Heritage and Cultural History
in cultural history, museology and heritage studies – or similar – relevant for the project. Of specific interest are analyses of the use of virtual reality and social media in the heritage sector.
https://www.myscience.org/jobs/id1008438-post-doctoral_research_fellowship_in_digital_heritage_and_cultural_history-university_of_oslo
primary: https://www.jobbnorge.no/en/available-jobs/job/167137/post-doctoral-research-fellowship-in-digital-heritage-and-cultural-history
Closing date: 28 April 2019

Deutsches Archäologisches Institut (DAI)
Kommission für Alte Geschichte und Epigraphik(AEK München)
Wissenschaftlicher Referent  (m/w/d)
im Bereich der griechischen Numismatik bzw. des östlichen Mittelmeerraumes
Closing date: 28 April 2019

Université Grenoble Alpes
Laboratoire Universitaire Histoire Cultures Italie Europe (LUHCIE)
Post doctoral positon – Inscriptions and architecture: analysis and visualization of blocks in a perspective of monumental restitution in 3D (Vaison – la – Romaine: theater, funerary monuments)
https://euraxess.ec.europa.eu/jobs/399960
Closing date: 26 April 2019

Università degli studi Chieti-Pescara
The researcher will be engaged in research activities in Physical and Forensic Anthropology with particular attention to Dental Anthropology. The researcher will have to carry out both studies on the paleobiology of ancient human populations, and studies on personal identification and reconstruction of the anatomical variability and biological profile from human remains, in particular of forensic interest.
https://euraxess.ec.europa.eu/jobs/394153
Closing date: 25 April 2019

University of Bath
project ‘Mobilising historical flood data for use in contemporary flood risk assessments’
Research Associate
https://www.myscience.org/jobs/id1016354-research_associate-fixed_term_contract-university_of_bath
primary: https://www.bath.ac.uk/jobs/Vacancy.aspx?ref=CT6649
Closing date: 24 April 2019

Scuola Normale Superiore
“Works and sources. Franciscan churches in Tuscany (XIII-XV centuries)”
The research has a strictly historical-artistic nature and requires a deep knowledge of the ecclesiastical network of the Franciscan Conventuals in Tuscany between the thirteenth and fifteenth centuries. In fact, we intend to study the relationship between the medieval decoration (frescoes, altarpieces, sculptures) and the function of the different liturgical spaces before the Catholic Reformation.
https://euraxess.ec.europa.eu/jobs/397474
primary: https://wwwold.sns.it/bando/assegno-di-ricerca-denominato-%E2%80%9Cle-opere-e-le-fonti-le-chiese-francescane-toscana-secc-xiii-xv%E2%80%9D
Closing date: 24 April 2019

Deutsches Archäologisches Institut (DAI)
Römisch-Germanische Kommission (RGK Frankfurt)
„Resilienzfaktoren in diachroner und interkultureller Perspektive – Was macht den Menschen widerstandsfähig?“
Wissenschaftlicher Projektmitarbeiter (m/w/d)
Durchführung projektrelevanter eigener Forschungen zu Resilienzfaktoren bei der Bewältigung der Stresssituation Tod und deren Nachweismöglichkeiten anhand von Bestattungen; im Fach Ur- und Frühgeschichte; im Bereich der Gräberarchäologie
Closing date: 23 April 2019

University of Antwerp
Faculty of Design Sciences
Tenured academic staff, Critical Heritage Studies
in the area of sustainable heritage care and/or critical heritage theory.
https://euraxess.ec.europa.eu/jobs/384565
primary: https://www.uantwerpen.be/en/jobs/vacancies/ap/2019zapfowex069/
Closing date: 21 April 2019

University of Oslo
project “VIKINGS: Volcanic Eruptions and their Impacts on Climate, Environment, and Viking Society in 500-1250 CE”
Postdoctoral Research Fellow in Meteorology/ Climate
https://www.timeshighereducation.com/unijobs/listing/145919/postdoctoral-research-fellow-in-meteorology-climate/
primary: https://www.jobbnorge.no/en/available-jobs/job/166331/postdoctoral-research-fellow-in-meteorology-climate
Closing date: 20 April 2019 (i.e. extended from 7 April 2019)

Università degli Studi del Molise
Progetto CUDIMHA Sviluppo di curriculum: un master innovativo in storia e archeologia (Curriculum Development: An Innovative Master in History and Archaeology)
Ricerca dal  titolo “Lessico specialistico e le nuove tecnologie digitali come strumenti per la valorizzazione del patrimonio culturale. Un glossario per la trasmissione delle conoscenze storico-archeologiche della Tunisia romana e tardoantica”
https://euraxess.ec.europa.eu/jobs/392702
primary: https://www.unimol.it/ricerca/assegni-di-ricerca/ & https://www.unimol.it/wp-content/uploads/2019/03/DR-8090_2019-Bando.pdf
Closing date: 20 April 2019

Deutsches Archäologisches Institut (DAI)
Orient-Abteilung
Projekt „BAALBEK“
Wissenschaftlicher Projektmitarbeiter (m/w/d)
im Bereich der griechischen Numismatik bzw. des östlichen Mittelmeerraumes
Closing date: 19 April 2019

UNIVERSITA’ DI PAVIA
“The Ancient Mediterranean in Marguerite Yourcenar’s works”
https://euraxess.ec.europa.eu/jobs/391956
primary: http://www-assegni.unipv.it/bandi-dipartimenti-tipo-b/ & http://www-assegni.unipv.it/wp-content/uploads/2019/03/SCAD.-18.04.2019_STUDI-UMANISTICI_Fortunati.pdf
Closing date: 18 April 2019

Sapienza
Dipartimento di Scienze dell’Antichità
“Saturo Santuario della Sorgente”
Acquisition, reorganization and systematization, even digital, of documentation and excavation data of the activities carried out at the Santuario della Sorgente (Saturo, municipality of Leporano – Taranto) and organization of data aimed at the study of archaeological materials found in the excavation.
https://euraxess.ec.europa.eu/jobs/391948
primary: https://web.uniroma1.it/trasparenza/dettaglio_bando_albo/140045
Closing date: 17 April 2019

University of Leeds
Faculty of Arts, Humanities & Cultures – School of History
Institute for Medieval Studies
‘The Sacred Landscapes of Medieval Monasteries: An interdisciplinary study of meaning embedded in space and production’
Postdoctoral Research Assistant
The research assistant will focus on the post-1259 manuscript of the Kirkstead Abbey Cartulary (BL Cotton Vesp. E. xviii).
primary: http://jobs.leeds.ac.uk/AHCHI1018
Closing date: 17 April 2019

Università degli studi di Ferrara
“The archaeological excavations on the Torlonia properties in the Appia Antica Park: historical and documentary study on the value of archaeology in the nineteenth century at Rome”
https://euraxess.ec.europa.eu/jobs/395724
primary: http://ateneo.unife.it/ripartizione-risorse-umane/ufficio-selezione-personale/assegni/bandi-2019/pagine/copy68_of_dr_26-febbraio-2016-n-335
Closing date: 16 April 2019

University of Copenhagen
SAXO Institute, Faculty of Humanities
project ‘TIMBER’ “Northern Europe’s timber resource – chronology, origin and exploitation”
Postdoctoral position in geo-chemistry
The postdoc in geo-chemistry/archaeological science will particularly focus on analyzing strontium isotopes in archaeological timber, with a view to identifying the timber’s region of origin.
https://euraxess.ec.europa.eu/jobs/377442 = https://euraxess.ec.europa.eu/jobs/390233
https://www.myscience.org/jobs/id1006294-postdoctoral_position_in_geo-chemistry_in_erc-funded_project_timber-university_of_copenhagen
Closing date: 15 April 2019 (i.e. extended from 15 March 2019)

Austrian Academy of Sciences
Institute for Oriental and European Archaeology (OREA)
Group Leader Position (f/m)
in European Prehistoric Archaeology with focus on the Metal Ages
to manage the Long Term Research Program Urnfield Culture Networks
https://euraxess.ec.europa.eu/jobs/375601
primary: https://www.orea.oeaw.ac.at/en/news/jobs/ & https://www.orea.oeaw.ac.at/fileadmin/Institute/OREA/pdf/jobs/Ausschreibung_Gruppenleiter_UCN.PDF
Closing date: 15 April 2019

UNIVERSITA’ CA’ FOSCARI VENEZIA
“Safeguarding endangered cultural heritage and fighting cultural heritage illicit traffic”
https://euraxess.ec.europa.eu/jobs/395032
primary: https://www.unive.it/data/28825/ & https://apps.unive.it/common2/file/download/assegni_ricerca/5c9cec285f40f
Closing date: 12 April 2019

Università degli Studi di Napoli Federico II
“Archaeometric characterization of ceramic artefacts of archaeological interest from the Campania region”
https://euraxess.ec.europa.eu/jobs/392681
Closing date: 10 April 2019

Università degli Studi di Napoli
2 fellowships
primary: http://www.unior.it/ateneo/view_news/12045/2502/1/bando-per-n-2-assegni-di-durata-annuale-di-tipologia-b-da-svolgersi-presso-il-dipartimento-asia-africa-e-mediterraneo-a-valere-su-fondi-prin-2015.html
1) “Archaeological and art-historical analysis (morphological, technical-stylistic and functional) of some metal materials from south-western Iran of the mid-1st millennium BC”
The aim of the project is a systematic study of metal vessels dating back to the Neo-Elamic period (VII-VI century BC), relating to the funerary equipment of Arjan, Jubaji and the so-called “Kalmakarra Treasure”.
https://euraxess.ec.europa.eu/jobs/393433
2) “Digitization of the Archaeological of the Kojtepa Excavation. Samarkanda area (Sogdiana) Uzbekistan”
https://euraxess.ec.europa.eu/jobs/393432
Closing date: 8 April 2019

TU Delft
ERC Ancient Adhesives project “Ancient Adhesives: A window on prehistoric technological complexity”
Post Doc: Process modelling of archaeological technology
As a project postdoc you will develop a new archaeological method by using process modelling for archaeological applications. You will use experimental, ethnographic and archaeological data to create formal models, such as Petri nets or BPMN models. You will analyse the models with tooling like Coloured Petri Net Tools (CPN Tools).
https://www.myscience.org/jobs/id997273-post_doc_process_modelling_of_archaeological_technology_3me19-07-delft_university_of_technology
Closing date: 8 April 2019

Leiden University
Faculty of Humanities & Netherlands Institute for the Near East
Postdoctoral Researcher in Ancient Near Eastern Studies
from all relevant fields within NINO’s focus areas, including the archaeology, history, languages, and cultures of Egypt, the Levant, Anatolia, Mesopotamia, and Persia from the Neolithic to c. 600 CE.
primary: https://www.universiteitleiden.nl/en/vacancies/2019/q1/19-079-6085-postdoctoral-researcher-in-ancient-near-eastern-studies
Closing date: 7 April 2019

Newcastle University
Faculty of Humanities and Social Sciences – History, Classics and Archaeology
project: ‘Unmasking Masks’
Post-doctoral Research Associate in Archaeology
investigate the use and significance of masks in early Prehistory. You will be responsible for the empirical analysis on which the project is based. This includes study of artefactual masks, representations and excavation archives. Familiarity with early prehistoric organic technologies is therefore essential and expertise in prehistoric art and archive research desirable.
primary: https://vacancies.ncl.ac.uk/ViewVacancyV2.aspx?enc=mEgrBL4XQK0+ld8aNkwYmD0XOSRxTERIlnyeQV7aVJkza6wLQ2YsLNuTnuu4+c5C7qBL11juG/8AA+4v9OBEKhc0FlV61/q62WV4htEVUPLYMzWyKd2wacywMCxeYT6D33GWEOTOCAgX4Ejic6xeig==
Closing date: 5 April 2019

Linnaeus University
Post-doctoral fellowship in Heritage Futures
https://www.jiscmail.ac.uk/cgi-bin/webadmin?A2=CONTEMP-HIST-ARCH;6a2f423f.1902
Closing date: 5 April 2019

Universität Basel
Departement Geschichte
Wissenschaftliche Assistentin/Wissenschaftlicher Assistent für die Geschichte des Mittelalter
im Bereich der früh- oder hochmittelalterlichen Geschichte Nordwesteuropa.
Closing date: 2 April 2019

University of Exeter
project “PUblic REnaissance: Urban Cultures of Public Space between Early Modern Europe and the Present” (PURE; part of the HERA JRP “Public Spaces: Culture and Integration in Europe”)
Postdoctoral Research Fellow
in a related field of study (History, Art, Architectural or Urban History); primary research on the early modern history of public space in Exeter
primary: https://jobs.exeter.ac.uk/hrpr_webrecruitment/wrd/run/ETREC107GF.open?VACANCY_ID%3d586943OLhQ&WVID=3817591jNg&LANG=USA
Closing date: 1 April 2019

Università degli Studi di Napoli “Parthenope”
“Geoarchaeologic study of the coastal areas between Posillipo and the Port of Naples”
https://euraxess.ec.europa.eu/jobs/386109
Closing date: 1 April 2019

CNRS-AIX EN PROVENCE
EGYLandscape project
Post-doctoral researcher in rural history of Egypt, 13th-19th Centuries
https://www.myscience.org/jobs/id999668-anglais-cnrs-marseille
primary: https://emploi.cnrs.fr/Offres/CDD/UMR7310-RICJAC0-001/Default.aspx?lang=EN
Closing date: 1 April 2019

University of Iceland
project ‘Emotion and the Medieval Self in Northern Europe’
post-doctoral fellowship
https://euraxess.ec.europa.eu/jobs/380356
Closing date: 1 April 2019

UNIVERSIDAD DE ALCALA
project “Population dynamics and cultural adaptations of the last Neandertals and first Modern humans in inland Iberia: a multi-proxy investigation” (MULTIPALEOIBERIA)
http://www.sfb806.uni-koeln.de/index.php/news-overview/jobs
1 Post-doc position in Palaeolithic Geoarchaeology
http://www.sfb806.uni-koeln.de/images/sfb806/news/jobs/2019-02-12/Post-doc_position_Geoarchaeology_MULTIPALEOIBERIA.pdf
1 Post-doc position in Spatial archaeology
http://www.sfb806.uni-koeln.de/images/sfb806/news/jobs/2019-02-12/Post-doc_position_Spatial_archaeology_MULTIPALEOIBERIA.pdf
Closing date: 1 April 2019

UNIVERSITA’ DEGLI STUDI DI FIRENZE
Dipartimento di Lettere e Filosofia
“restoration, cataloguing, study and edition of papyri in egytptian writing of the collection Papiri della Società Italiana”
https://euraxess.ec.europa.eu/jobs/390524
primary: https://titulus.unifi.it/albo/viewer?view=files/003079681-UNFICLE-1b0bed33-d3c2-4933-87b7-17142274ec1d-000.pdf
Closing date: 31 March 2019

University of Groningen
project “PUblic REnaissance: Urban Cultures of Public Space between Early Modern Europe and the Present” (PURE; part of the HERA JRP “Public Spaces: Culture and Integration in Europe”)
postdoc position
in (medieval or early modern) history, archeology or spatial sciences
https://www.myscience.org/jobs/id996592-postdoc_hera_jrp_public_renaissance_pure_0_8_fte-university_of_groningen
primary: http://www.tangram-tis.nl/10378/Vacatures/00347-02S0006V3P/Vacature-Postdoc-HERA-JRP-PUblic-REnaissance-(PURE)-(0.8-FTE) = https://www.rug.nl/about-us/work-with-us/job-opportunities/overview?details=00347-02S0006V3P
Closing date: 31 March 2019

Pompeu Fabra University
Call for expressions of interest for the submission of Marie Sklodowska Curie proposals in Archaeology
Prof. Montón Subías is interested in sponsoring up to 3 postdoctoral students working in any subject related to the previous projects including the Archaeology of Colonialism, the Archaeology of Gender and the Archaeology of the Manila Galleon.
https://euraxess.ec.europa.eu/jobs/378915
Closing date: 31 March 2019

Max Planck Institute for the Science of Human History
‘Lise Meitner’ Pan African Evolution Research Group (Pan-Ev)
postdoctoral scientist (f/m/d)
in Vertebrate Palaeontology and Ecological Niche Modelling of Pleistocene and Holocene Africa.
Closing date: 31 March 2019

Università degli Studi di Napoli Federico II
“Forms of organization of urban space in ancient Naples”
https://euraxess.ec.europa.eu/jobs/386846
primary: https://www.unina.it/documents/11958/18456759/SU_04-2019_TIPB_bando_26.pdf
Closing date: 29 March 2019

University College Dublin
UCD School of Archaeology
project – The Fall (The Fall of 1200BC: The role of migration and conflict in social crises at end of the Bronze Age in South-eastern Europe)
Research Scientist
in the field of archaeometallurgy. They must have expertise in Aegean and / or Balkan prehistoric archaeology.
https://euraxess.ec.europa.eu/jobs/386525
Closing date: 29 March 2019

Politecnico di Milano
“Egyptology in 3D, 3D survey and elaboration of data on ancient Egyptian material culture”
https://euraxess.ec.europa.eu/jobs/386099
primary: https://www.polimi.it/index.php?id=3971&tx_wfqbe_pi1[ID]=8222
Closing date: 28 March 2019

Università degli studi di Siena
“Classical Athens: Economy, Society and Warfare. An anthropological Research”
https://euraxess.ec.europa.eu/jobs/384242
Closing date: 28 March 2019

University of Exeter
project “PUblic REnaissance: Urban Cultures of Public Space between Early Modern Europe and the Present” (PURE; part of the HERA JRP “Public Spaces: Culture and Integration in Europe”)
Postdoctoral Research Fellow
in a related field of study (History, Art, Architectural or Urban History). The successful applicant will be a recognised authority in Early Modern (c. 1450-1650) Italian social/urban/architectural history.
primary: https://jobs.exeter.ac.uk/hrpr_webrecruitment/wrd/run/ETREC107GF.open?VACANCY_ID=403788OJZr&WVID=3817591jNg&LANG=USA
Closing date: 27 March 2019

Università degli Studi di Napoli Federico II
“Center and peripheries in the Late Roman Empire”
The candidate will have to investigate the peculiar features of some eastern provinces of the Roman Empire. More precisely, the relationship between periods of independence and specific economic developments will be object of analysis. The candidate will carry on their research on one of the following provinces: Dacio, Egypt, Syria-Palestine. The period under analysis will be III to VII century AD.
https://euraxess.ec.europa.eu/jobs/386135
primary: http://www.unina.it/documents/11958/18456759/SU_02-2019_TIPB_bando_21.pdf
Closing date: 27 March 2019

UNIVERSITA’ DEGLI STUDI DI FIRENZE
Dipartimento di Biologia
“Bioinformatic analysis on genomic data from ancient samples”
Bioinformatic approaches will be applied on genomic data obtained from ancient individuals to reconstruct genetic variability pattern in past human populations, demographic dynamics along time, kinship relationships between individuals from the same necropolis, phenotypic traits and information from the microbial community associated to the human remains in order to identify the possible presence of pathogens.
https://euraxess.ec.europa.eu/jobs/386903
Closing date: 27 March 2019

Università degli Studi di Napoli Federico II
“Recreating Neapolis by “used and reused antiquities””
This project aims to recreate the huge monumental buildings of ancient Neapolis by way of a systematic analysis of antiquities (architectural and decorative sculptures, inscriptions) reused in Medieval and Modern buildings or collected by local antiquarians from the early Modern Period.
https://euraxess.ec.europa.eu/jobs/390529
primary: https://www.unina.it/documents/11958/18456759/SU_03-2019_TIPB_bando_26.pdf
Closing date: 26 March 2019

Scuola Normale Superiore
“Time representations in Ovid’s exile poetry”
https://euraxess.ec.europa.eu/jobs/386094
primary: https://wwwold.sns.it/bando/assegno-di-ricerca-denominato-%E2%80%9Cil-tempo-nelle-opere-dell%E2%80%99esilio-di-ovidio%E2%80%9D
Closing date: 25 March 2019

University of Aarhus
Department of History and Classical Studies
project ‘Small data, big challenges: Synthetic study of complexity in the Balkans and Black Sea’
Two postdoctoral positions to research social complexity using digital approaches
1) Postdoctoral Position – Domain Expert
The project envisages that the domain expert will locate, aggregate and analyse primary datasets that illustrate or characterise the complexity of societies in the Balkans, Mediterranean and Black Sea.
2) Postdoctoral Position – Data Scientist
The project envisages that the data scientist will provide technical leadership, scoping, designing and developing generalised, scalable computational tools and associated approaches that assist with the aggregation, processing, analysis and publication of primary historical, archaeological, paleoecological or other datasets that illustrate or characterise the complexity of societies in the Balkans, Mediterranean and Black Sea.
Closing date: 25 March 2019

Durham University
Department of Archaeology
project “A multi-isotope base map for Jordan: a tool for re-examining movement and community in the past.”
Postdoctoral Research Associate in Archaeology
primary: https://recruitment.durham.ac.uk/pls/corehrrecruit/erq_jobspec_details_form.jobspec?p_id=017652
Closing date: 25 March 2019

University of Cambridge
Department of Zoology
Postdoctoral Research Associate: Ancient genomics
to work with Professor Eske Willerslev on developing new methodologies in ancient plant genomics
https://www.myscience.org/jobs/id1002563-postdoctoral_research_associate_ancient_genomics_fixed_term-university_of_cambridge
Closing date: 24 March 2019

Università degli studi di Bergamo
“Inhabitants of Contrada and roads of connection: community activation projects and experiments to look to a possible future in Valtellina”
part of a more complex survey entitled “The Roots of an Identity. Themes, tools and itineraries for the (re) discovery of Sondrio’s area between prehistory and the Middle Ages”
https://euraxess.ec.europa.eu/jobs/382735
primary: https://www.unibg.it/bandi/secs-p06-ssd-settore-concorsuale-13a4-bando-concorso-relativo-selezione-pubblica-titoli-e-3
Closing date: 22 March 2019

Universitat Pompeu Fabra
project “Comidas, cocinas y prácticas de consumo en espacios de contacto mediterráneos (siglos VIII-V a. C.)”
Postdoctoral Researcher/project researcher (Archaeology)
in ceramic studies of diverse contexts of the Western Mediterranean  between the 7/6th and the beginning of the 4th/3rd century BC.
https://euraxess.ec.europa.eu/jobs/389534
Closing date: 20 March 2019

ALMA MATER STUDIORUM – UNIVERSITA’ DI BOLOGNA
DIPARTIMENTO DI FILOLOGIA CLASSICA E ITALIANISTICA
“3D Modelling of the Undeciphered Aegean Inscriptions (Cretan Hieroglyphic, Linear A and Cypro-Minoan): Image Acquisition and Creation of Digital Corpus”
primary: https://www.aricweb.unibo.it/AssegniRicerca_Segretari/_bandi/2008/Bando42609[60489]TutorColloquio_eng.Htm
Closing date: 20 March 2019

Università degli studi di Pavia
“From the removal of architectural barriers to the inclusive design: methods and principles for the usability of manufactured heritage”
https://euraxess.ec.europa.eu/jobs/379907
Closing date: 20 March 2019

University of Exeter
Humanities
project “Immersive Renaissance”
Postdoctoral Research Associate
Applying specialist knowledge and research experience of the art and architecture of Renaissance Florence (especially churches) to a digital art history project
primary: https://jobs.exeter.ac.uk/hrpr_webrecruitment/wrd/run/ETREC107GF.open?VACANCY_ID=413780OEwz&WVID=3817591jNg&LANG=USA
Closing date: 19 March 2019

Vrije Universiteit Brussel
Kunstwetenschappen en archeologie
Oude Meesters en artistieke cultuur vroegmoderne periode; Schilderkunst en Beeldhouwkunst van de Middeleeuwen en de Vroegmoderne tijd
Closing date: 19 March 2019

Università degli Studi di Catania
“Geographic information systems, aerofotogrammetric survey by UAV and experimental cartography for the archaeological landscape of the central-eastern Mediterranean: the territory of southern Albania (Byllis), Crete (Gortys) and south-eastern Turkey”
https://euraxess.ec.europa.eu/jobs/384650
primary: https://www.unict.it/it/bandi/ricerca-e-trasferimento-tecnologico/dipartimento-di-scienze-umanistiche-n-1-assegno-di-2
Closing date: 19 March 2019

ALMA MATER STUDIORUM – UNIVERSITA’ DI BOLOGNA
DIPARTIMENTO DI STORIA CULTURE CIVILTA’
“Animal economy in the Bologna region during the Bronze Age. Archaeozoological analysis of the Terramara of Pragatto (Valsamoggia – BO)”
https://euraxess.ec.europa.eu/jobs/384705
primary: https://www.aricweb.unibo.it/AssegniRicerca_segretari/_bandi/2008/Bando44651[54933]Tutor.Htm
Closing date: 18 March 2019

University of Reading
School of Archaeology Geography & Environmental Science
project “Unlocking the past for a clearer future (GC2.0)”
Post-Doctoral Research Assistant in Palaeoclimate Analysis
https://euraxess.ec.europa.eu/jobs/384139
Closing date: 17 March 2019

Chalmers University of Technology
APACHE (Active & intelligent PAckaging materials and display cases as a tool for preventive conservation of Cultural HEritage)
Post-doc in material development for preventive conservation of artefacts
https://euraxess.ec.europa.eu/jobs/380473
Closing date: 17 March 2019

univaq
Dipartimento di Ingegneria Industriale e dell’Informazione e di Economia
“Development of automatic methods for the 3D geometric analysis of ceramic archeological fragments”
https://euraxess.ec.europa.eu/jobs/384734
Closing date: 15 March 2019

Università degli studi di Pavia
“Archaeological features of Iron Age in the Alpine region”
researches on settlement and material culture in the Alpine region during the Iron Age, with special reference to Camonica Valley
https://euraxess.ec.europa.eu/jobs/379866
primary: http://www-assegni.unipv.it/bandi-dipartimenti-tipo-b/ & http://www-assegni.unipv.it/wp-content/uploads/2019/02/SCAD-15.03.2019_UMANISTICI-Harari.pdf
Closing date: 15 March 2019

Queen’s University Belfast
School of History, Anthropology, Philosophy and Politics
project ‘War and the Supernatural in Early Modern Europe’
Research Fellow
primary: https://hrwebapp.qub.ac.uk/tlive_webrecruitment/wrd/run/ETREC107GF.open?VACANCY_ID=222847As1R&WVID=6273090Lgx&LANG=USA
Closing date: 15 March 2019

Harvard University
1) College Fellow in Human Evolutionary Biology
specializing in human evolution, anatomy or physiology
primary: https://facultyresources.fas.harvard.edu/sciences
2) College Fellow in Ancient History
https://classicalstudies.org/placement-service/2018-2019/31621/college-fellow-ancient-history
primary: https://facultyresources.fas.harvard.edu/arts-and-humanities
Closing date: 15 March 2019

Stanford University
Stanford Archaeology Center
Postdoctoral Position in Archaeobotany
an archaeobotanist with experience in analyses of micro- and/or macro-remains (phytolith, starch granules, and seeds) and lab management. The research area is open, but priority will be given to someone working on East Asian materials.
https://careers.saa.org/jobs/11936301/postdoctoral-position-in-archaeobotany-stanford-university
primary: https://academicjobsonline.org/ajo/jobs/13190
Closing date: 15 March 2019

University of Hull
Faculty of Arts, Cultures and Education, Department of History
Gender, Place and Memory 1400-1900 interdisciplinary research cluster
Post Doctoral Research Associate
undertaking research on the ‘Women, Property and Place in the World’ element of the research cluster, which comprises a vibrant team of researchers working on: women’s property and material culture; women and the law; and gender and emotional attachment to land, landscape and environment.
primary: http://jobs.hull.ac.uk/FA0273
Closing date: 13 March 2019

William & Mary
Environmental Science and Policy (ENSP) program
Mellon Postdoctoral Fellow
in the Environmental Humanities. The postdoctoral scholar will research human environmental interactions, specifically human centered usewebs in Polynesia, using an interdisciplinary approach with data from archaeological assemblages and anthropological and historical literature and techniques derived from foodweb modeling.
http://careercenter.aaanet.org/jobs/12000904/mellon-postdoctoral-fellow-in-the-environmental-humanities
primary: https://jobs.wm.edu/postings/34654
Closing date: 12 March 2019

Queen’s University
Departments of History and Classics
Marjorie McLean Oliver Post-Doctoral Fellowship in the history of Classical and/or Medieval Europe
https://www.h-net.org/jobs/job_display.php?id=58242
primary: https://www.queensu.ca/history/sites/webpublish.queensu.ca.histwww/files/files/Oliver%20Postdoc%20Ad%202019(4).pdf
Closing date: 11 March 2019

University of Cambridge
project ARCTIC CULT (Arctic Cultures: Sites of Collection in the Formation of the European and American Northlands)
Postdoctoral Research Associate (PDRA)
to research the case of ‘The search for the origin of the Inuit and Ultima Thule’. Relevant disciplinary backgrounds include but are not limited to: human geography, cultural anthropology, indigenous history, colonial history, museum studies, global history, history of science.
Closing date: 11 March 2019

Nottingham Trent University
Centre of Architecture, Urbanism and Global Heritage
Research Fellow in Virtual Modelling of Architectural Heritage
Research will be linked to a funded research project on the conservation, analysis and virtual reconstruction of the Archaeological site of Hawara Pyramid in Fayoum, Egypt.
primary: https://vacancies.ntu.ac.uk/displayjob.aspx?jobid=6201
Closing date: 10 March 2019 (i.e. extended from 28 February 2019)

Albert-Ludwigs-Universität Freiburg
Historische Seminar, Professur für mittelalterliche Geschichte I (Früh- und Hochmittelalter)
Akademische*r Rätin / Rat auf Zeit (w/m/d)
Erkennbar sollte ein Interesse an einer europäisch vergleichenden Geschichte politischer Ordnungen und Kulturen des frühen und hohen Mittelalters sein.
https://www.myscience.org/jobs/id998573-akademische_n_raetin-rat_auf_zeit_w-m-d-universitaet_freiburg_im_breisgau-freiburg_i_br = https://www.myscience.org/jobs/id998703-akademische_n_raetin-rat_auf_zeit_w-m-d-universitaet_freiburg_im_breisgau-freiburg_i_br
Closing date: 10 March 2019

Cyprus Institute (CyI)
project “URBAN: the antecedents of urbanization in Europe”
Post-Doctoral Researcher in Archaeobotany
for the study of the archaeobotanical remains from the Early Bronze Age site of Dhaskalio at Keros in the Cyclades
primary: https://jobboard.cyi.ac.cy/?q=node/3349
Closing date: 10 March 2019 (originally 18 February 2019)

UCL
Institute of Archaeology
“Central Asian Archaeological Landscapes” (CAAL) project
Research Fellow
https://www.myscience.org/jobs/id990274-research_fellow-university_college_london
primary: https://www.ucl.ac.uk/archaeology/news-events/archaeology-news-publication/central-asian-research-fellow-vacancy
Closing date: 10 March 2019

Deutsches Archäologisches Institut (DAI)
Römisch-Germanische Kommission
Wissenschaftlicher Mitarbeiter (m/w/d)
in Vor- und Frühgeschichte oder Provinzialrömischer Archäologie
Closing date: 8 March 2019

Università degli Studi della Tuscia
“Application of non-invasive photogrammetric methods in the multispectral field to evaluate the conservation status of stone surfaces and restoration materials, mainly in archaeological contexts”
https://euraxess.ec.europa.eu/jobs/378678
Closing date: 8 March 2019

Ghent University
BantuFirst project
Postdoctoral Researcher in African Palaeoenvironmental Studies and Archaeobotany
https://www.myscience.org/jobs/id991216-postdoctoral_researcher_in_african_palaeoenvironmental_studies_and_archaeobotany-university_of_ghent-flemish_region
primary: https://www.ugent.be/en/work/vacancies/scientific/postdoctoral-researcher-in-african-jqdyl
Closing date: 7 March 2019

University of Bristol
Department of Classics and Ancient History
Institute of Greece, Rome, and the Classical Tradition (IGRCT)
P.M. Warren Visiting Fellowship in Aegean Prehistory ( up to two )
Closing date: 7 March 2019

University of Patras
Department of Theatre Studies
Post doctoral Researcher in the field of ‘Introduction to the archeology of the ancient theater’
https://euraxess.ec.europa.eu/jobs/383032
Closing date: 5 March 2019

University of Birmingham
‘The Cultural Lives of the Middling Sort: writing and material culture 1560-1660’
Research Fellow
in an area of Early Modern Studies with experience working with material sources (art history, history, architecture, archaeology, social and cultural history)
https://www.myscience.org/jobs/id995782-research_fellow-80782-university_of_birmingham
Closing date: 5 March 2019

Vrije Universiteit Brussel
Kunstwetenschappen en archeologie
1) Archeologie van de Oost-Mediterrane wereld tijds de Oudheid
Zelfstandig Academisch Personeel – 20%
Archeologisch onderzoek in de oost-Mediterrane wereld tijdens de brons- en/of ijzertijd in aansluiting bij de doelstellingen van de onderzoeksgroep MARI (Maritime Cultures Research Institute)
2) Visuele cultuur in de vroegmoderne periode
Zelfstandig Academisch Personeel – 40%
Closing date: 5 March 2019

University College London
The Bartlett School of Environment, Energy and Resources
UCL Institute for Sustainable Heritage
project “APACHE: Active & intelligent Packaging materials and display cases as a tool for preventive conservation of Cultural HEritage”
Research Fellow
primary: https://atsv7.wcn.co.uk/search_engine/jobs.cgi?SID=amNvZGU9MTc5MDY4MCZ2dF90ZW1wbGF0ZT05NjUmb3duZXI9NTA0MTE3OCZvd25lcnR5cGU9ZmFpciZicmFuZF9pZD0wJmpvYl9yZWZfY29kZT0xNzkwNjgwJnBvc3RpbmdfY29kZT0yMjQ=
Closing date: 3 March 2019

Yale University
Yale’s Institute for the Preservation of Cultural Heritage
Postdoctoral Associate Position in the Application of a Portable Laser Ablation Sampling Device and ICP-MS to the Analysis of Cultural Heritage Objects
http://www.earthworks-jobs.com/archaeology/yale19011.html
Closing date: 3 March 2019

Deutsches Archäologisches Institut (DAI)
Abteilung Istanbul
Wissenschaftlicher Mitarbeiter (m/w/d)
Forschungen auf dem Gebiet der Archäologie und Baugeschichte Anatoliens und seiner Nachbarregionen von der Spätantike bis in die osmanische Zeit
Closing date: 1 March 2019

Uniwersytet Kardynała Stefana Wyszyńskiego
Institute of History of Art
GRADUATE ASSISTANT
history of medieval art
https://euraxess.ec.europa.eu/jobs/375113
Institute of History of Art/ Medieval Art Department
GRADUATE ASSISTANT
history of architecture, inventory
https://euraxess.ec.europa.eu/jobs/375110
Closing date: 1 March 2019

University of Rijeka
Faculty of Humanities and Social Sciences
Post-doctoral researcher
in the domain of Medieval Art History
https://euraxess.ec.europa.eu/jobs/375677
Closing date: 1 March 2019

University of Kent
School of English/Centre for Medieval and Early Modern Studies
project ‘The Cultural Lives of the Middling Sort: writing and material culture 1560-1660’
Research Associate
in an area of Early Modern Studies (literature or social and cultural history)
Closing date: 1 March 2019

Stanford University
Department of East Asian Languages and Cultures & Stanford Archaeology Center
post-doctoral fellowship in Chinese Archaeology
https://chroniclevitae.com/jobs/0000457315-01
Closing date: 1 March 2019

University of Oxford
School of Archaeology
FLAME project = “The flow of metal in Bronze Age Eurasia” (FLAME)
Postdoctoral Research Assistant/Data Processor
who will primarily be responsible for entering, cross-checking and validating chemical and isotopic data for the FLAME GIS-database. This requires a comprehensive knowledge of the bibliographic sources of chemical data on bronzes relevant to the Eurasian Bronze Age.
primary: https://www.recruit.ox.ac.uk/pls/hrisliverecruit/erq_jobspec_version_4.jobspec?p_id=139430
Closing date: 28 February 2019

University of Copenhagen
Department of Biology, Faculty of Science
1) Postdoctoral fellowship in human population and quantitative genetics
Research topics can include: 1) Utilizing trait-association data from metabolic, neurological and anthropometric studies to learn about the evolution of complex traits in ancient genomes from the Paleolithic, Neolithic, Bronze Age and Iron Age; 2) Developing methods to detect genes under positive selection when working with multiple populations related to each other in complex ways; 3) Searching for functional variants that were positively selected in humans over time during major cultural transitions, like the advent of agriculture; 4) Testing among different models of evolution on trait-associated variants over time.
https://www.myscience.org/jobs/id984913-postdoctoral_fellowship_in_human_population_and_quantitative_genetics-university_of_copenhagen
2) Postdoctoral fellowship in population genetics and human evolution
Hominin paleogenomic inference in the light of machine learning. We are particularly interested in human evolution during the Pleistocene, and in modeling the joint history of Neanderthals, Denisovans and modern humans over time.
https://www.myscience.org/jobs/id993143-postdoctoral_fellowship_in_population_genetics_and_human_evolution-university_of_copenhagen
Closing date: 28 February 2019

Dumbarton Oaks
Dumbarton Oaks Research Library
Image Collections and Fieldwork Archives (ICFA)
1) Post-Doctoral Fellow in Pre-Columbian Art/Archaeology
The Post-Doctoral Fellow in Pre-Columbian Art/Archaeology will receive training in archival processing and digital curation and will support digitization initiatives to increase access to ICFA collections for scholars and the public.
primary: https://www.doaks.org/about/employment/post-doctoral-fellow-in-pre-columbian-art-archaeology-dumbarton-oaks-research-library-1
2) Post-Doctoral Fellow in Byzantine Art/Archaeology
The Post-Doctoral Fellow in Byzantine Art/Archaeology will receive training in archival processing and digital curation and will support digitization initiatives to increase access to ICFA collections for scholars and the public.
primary: https://www.doaks.org/about/employment/post-doctoral-fellow-in-byzantine-art-archaeology-image-collections-and-fieldwork-archives-icfa-dumbarton-oaks-research-library
Closing date: 28 February 2019

University of Cambridge
1) McDonald Institute for Archaeological Research
fourth ‘Renfrew Fellowship’ in archaeology
2) Department of Zoology
Postdoctoral Research Associate: Ancient genomics
to work with Professor Eske Willerslev on developing new methodologies in ancient plant genomics.
https://www.myscience.org/jobs/id991310-postdoctoral_research_associate_ancient_genomics_fixed_term-university_of_cambridge
Closing date: 28 February 2019

University of Stavanger
Museum of Archaeology
Postdoctoral Fellow in archaeology
The successful research project will focus on Viking Period archaeology, and should base itself in the Viking Period collection at the Museum of Archaeology, in particular the rich collection of objects that represent external contacts. The aim of the project is to develop a better understanding of the Viking Period in Rogaland through an investigation of imported objects, viewing them from perspectives such as geopolitics and the transformation of meanings of objects.
https://euraxess.ec.europa.eu/jobs/368813
Closing date: 28 February 2019

UCD
School of Archaeology
project-FOODCULT (Food, culture and Identity in Ireland (c. 1550–1650))
Post-doctoral Research Fellow
under Work Package 2 (WP2) of the FOODCULT project: “Mapping Diet: Comparative Foodways in Early Modern Ireland”, which will transform archaeological grey and published data into knowledge to facilitate the complex interdisciplinary study of comparative regional diets in early modern Ireland.
https://euraxess.ec.europa.eu/jobs/377389
Closing date: 27 February 2019

Westfälische Wilhelms-Universität
Seminar für Alte Geschichte
issenschaftliche/r Mitarbeiter/in
im Bereich der Griechischen Geschichte
https://www.myscience.org/jobs/id993429-wissenschaftliche-r_mitarbeiter-in_am_seminar_fuer_alte_geschichte-westfaelische_wilhelms-universitaet_muenster
primary: https://www.uni-muenster.de/Rektorat/Stellen/ausschreibungen/st_20191302_sk1.html
Closing date: 26 February 2019

University of Nottingham
Future Food Beacon of Excellence
two Postdoctoral Fellows
Post 2: You will work as part of a team to establish an ancient DNA genomics lab.
https://www.myscience.org/jobs/id984572-research_fellow_x2-university_of_nottingham
Closing date: 26 February 2019

Universitat de Barcelona
ARTSOUNDSCAPES project
1) Junior Post-doctoral Researcher in archaeoacoustics and ethnomusicology
Research Line 4: Ethnographic and ethnohistorical sources. Aim: to critically revise ethnohistorical and ethnographic records related to music and sound among hunter-gatherers and early agriculturalists and/or also, if agreed with the PI, of other type of societies in the world, and to look at the ethnographic variation in sacred beliefs associated with sound in these same societies.
https://euraxess.ec.europa.eu/jobs/380301
2) Junior Post-doctoral Researcher in archaeoacoustics and community manager
Research Line 1: Characterising the acoustic properties of rock art landscapes. Aim: to undertake a comprehensive analysis of the acoustic properties of a series of rock art landscapes around the world in order to acquire scientifically accurate data for surveying relationships between sonic effects, soundscape perception and the positioning of rock art.
https://euraxess.ec.europa.eu/jobs/380290
Closing date: 25 February 2019

UCD
School of Archaeology
project “Passage Tomb People: investigating the social drivers of passage tomb construction”
Research Scientist (Zooarchaeology)
in zooarchaeology with ideally expertise in the prehistoric archaeology of northwest Europe/the Atlantic Façade.
https://euraxess.ec.europa.eu/jobs/377959
Closing date: 25 February 2019

Museum für Vor- und Frühgeschichte der Staatlichen Museen zu Berlin – Preußischer Kulturbesitz
wissenschaftliche/r Mitarbeiter/in
Betreuen und Bearbeiten der Sammlungen zur Steinzeit (Paläolithikum, Mesolithikum, Neolithikum)
Closing date: 25 February 2019

Università Sapienza di Roma
Dipartimento di Scienze dell’Antichità
“Semantic analyses of scientific editions”
Contaxt analyses and structural definition of edited texts related to archaeology and history of ancient Latium aiming at the creation of an IT based knowledge mining tool.
https://euraxess.ec.europa.eu/jobs/374199
primary: https://web.uniroma1.it/trasparenza/dettaglio_bando_albo/137616
Closing date: 24 February 2019

University of York
Digital Creativity Labs (DC Labs)
Research Associate in Digital Heritage
https://www.myscience.org/jobs/id984555-research_associate_in_digital_heritage-university_of_york
Closing date: 24 February 2019

Università Sapienza di Roma
Dipartimento di Scienze Odontostomatologiche e Maxillo Facciali
1) “Analysis of macro and micro-masticatory wear, oral diseases and tooth cementum annulation in Paleolithic and Mesolithic Italian and Balkan individuals in order to establish food preferences and seasonal mobility”
https://euraxess.ec.europa.eu/jobs/374176
primary: https://web.uniroma1.it/trasparenza/dettaglio_bando_albo/137587
2) “Analysis of micro-residues (starches, fibers and animal and plant tissues, etc.) on stone artefacts and ancient dental calculus. Creation of database of experimental micro-residues”
https://euraxess.ec.europa.eu/jobs/374173
primary: https://web.uniroma1.it/trasparenza/dettaglio_bando_albo/137584
Closing date: 23 February 2019

Università degli Studi della Campania
“Research for the archeological map of Sorrento”
https://euraxess.ec.europa.eu/jobs/377886
primary: https://www.unicampania.it/index.php/ricerca/assegni-di-ricerca/bandi & https://www.unicampania.it/RipartizioniFS/RAG/Assegni_di_Ricerca/2019/DR101/Bando_DR_101_Dipartimenti_Febbraio_2019.pdf
Closing date: 22 February 2019

Ethnologisches Museum & Museum für Asiatische Kunst
vier wissenschaftliche Mitarbeiter/innen (Provenienzforschung )
Closing date: 22 February 2019

Fyzikální ústav AV ČR
ELI (Extreme Light Infrastructure) Project
Junior Researcher
laser driven ion acceleration – non-destructive heritage testing
Closing date: 22 February 2019

University of Exeter
College of Humanities, Archaeology
project “The Easter E.g.-Shifting Baselines and Changing Perceptions of Biological and Cultural ‘Aliens”
Postdoctoral Research Associate
in zooarchaeological research methods and techniques
primary: https://jobs.exeter.ac.uk/hrpr_webrecruitment/wrd/run/ETREC107GF.open?VACANCY_ID=185050NoIZ&WVID=3817591jNg&LANG=USA
Closing date: 21 February 2019

UNIVERSITA’ CA’ FOSCARI VENEZIA
“Proposals for the conservation and the promotion of the Italian upper Adriatic traditional shipyard heritage and maritime archaeological heritage”
https://euraxess.ec.europa.eu/jobs/377917
primary: https://www.unive.it/data/28825/
Closing date: 20 February 2019

Masaryk University
DISSINET project (“Dissident Religious Cultures in Medieval Europe from the Perspective of Social Network Analysis and Geographic Information Systems”)
postdoctoral researcher
in history, medieval studies, the study of religions, or another field related to the project’s focus
https://archaeologicalnetworks.wordpress.com/2019/01/25/job-postdoc-religious-networks-in-medieval-europe/
Closing date: 20 February 2019

Romanian Society for Phenomenology
project “Theories of divination in Late Antiquity and Early Byzantium (2nd-7th centuries)”
Postdoctoral Researcher
Specialization: Byzantine Astrology
https://euraxess.ec.europa.eu/jobs/371926
Closing date: 20 February 2019

University of Algarve
Interdisciplinary Center for Archaeology and Evolution of Human Behaviour (ICArEHB)
Researcher positions
we are particularly interested in proposals that integrate archaeological science approaches, particularly in the areas of geoarchaeology, proteomics, isotopic analyses, and morphometric development analyses of artefacts.
http://www.icarehb.com/positions-fct-2019/
Closing date: 20 February 2019

Cyprus Institute (CyI)
project “URBAN: the antecedents of urbanization in Europe”
Post-Doctoral Researcher in Archaeobotany
for the study of the archaeobotanical remains from the Early Bronze Age site of Dhaskalio at Keros in the Cyclades
primary: https://jobboard.cyi.ac.cy/?q=node/3349
Closing date: 18 February 2019 (extended/open until filled)

Politecnico di Milano
Department of Architecture and Urban Studies
researcher TD senior sector ICAR 19 RESTORATION
in particular involve both the historic – archeological and scientific and analytical disciplines, from the construction history and history of technics, to the themes concerning the relationship between cultural heritage conservation, climate and indoor climate, and environmental protection.
https://euraxess.ec.europa.eu/jobs/371811
primary: https://www.polimi.it/index.php?id=6196&tx_wfqbe_pi1[ID]=450&L=1
Closing date: 18 February 2019

Università di Pisa
Dipartimento di Civiltà e Forme del Sapere
“The biographies of objects: from predynastic excavations at Heliopolis to the museum”
https://euraxess.ec.europa.eu/jobs/376360
primary: https://www.unipi.it/ateneo/bandi/assegni/2019/civ/16022019/index.htm
Closing date: 16 February 2019

Erasmus University Rotterdam
“Positively Shocking! The Redistributive Impact of Mass Mortality through Epidemic Diseases and Violent Conflict in Early Modern Northwest Europe”
Postdoc position: “The great leveler under the microscope: epidemiology and economic redistribution in the early modern Low Countries”
https://www.academictransfer.com/en/52248/postdoc-position-the-great-leveler-under-the-microscope-epidemiology-and-economic-redistribution-in-the-early-modern-low-countries-10-fte/
Closing date: 16 February 2019

Carl von Ossietzky Universität Oldenburg
Fakultät IV, Institut für Geschichte
Wissenschaftliche/r Mitarbeiter/in
im Fach Alte Geschichte mit Spezialisierung in römischer Religionsgeschichte und Erinnerungskultur; Habilitations-Projekt zu Palmyra
Closing date: 15 February 2019

Cornell University
Cornell Institute of Archaeology and Material Studies (CIAMS)
Hirsch Postdoctoral Associate in Archaeology
Given Cornell’s strengths in Mediterranean and Near Eastern archaeology, we do NOT encourage applications from specialists in those areas, but are open to applicants who do research in any other part of the world. We are interested in scholars who can bring new analytical methods to CIAMS and have a particular interest in paleoethnobotanical research.
primary: https://academicjobsonline.org/ajo/jobs/13131
Closing date: 15 February 2019

University of Southampton
ACROSS project – “Australasian Colonization Research: Origins of Seafaring to Sahul”
Research Fellow
quantitative earth or ocean scientist capable of working with conventional 3D seismic data and running extant large scale ocean models to generate a series of Late Quaternary reconstructions of the Australian shelf.
primary: https://jobs.soton.ac.uk/1099219HN
Closing date: 15 February 2019

University of Wisconsin-Madison
Department of Classical and Ancient Near Eastern Studies
Postdoctoral Fellow in Classical and Ancient Near Eastern Studies, 2019-2021
https://www2.uni-erfurt.de/pipermail/antike/20181029/001935.html
primary: https://apply.interfolio.com/57264
Closing date: 15 February 2019

Leiden University
project “Innovating Objects. The impact of global connections and the formation of the Roman Empire (ca. 200-30 BC)”
Post-Doctoral Researcher in Classical and Mediterranean Archaeology
on a research project entitled ‘Late Republican Rome and the affordances of foreign objects’
https://euraxess.ec.europa.eu/jobs/374017
https://www.academictransfer.com/en/52400/post-doctoral-researcher-in-classical-mediterranean-archaeology/
Closing date: 14 February 2019

Università degli Studi di Padova
Department of Cultural Heritage: Archaeology and History of Art, Cinema and Music
primary: https://www.unipd.it/procedure-concorsuali-ricercatori-tipo-b
1) researcher
Le principali aree di studio previste sono: la caratterizzazione sperimentale di materiali archeologici e storico-artistici, con particolare riguardo ai materiali per il costruito e l’architettura antica, il supporto mineralogico-petrologico alle ricerche archeologiche, l’introduzione di metodologie analitiche innovative complementari a ricerche storico-artistiche ed architettoniche.
https://euraxess.ec.europa.eu/jobs/371114
primary: https://www.unipd.it/sites/unipd.it/files/2019/2018RUB14%20All.%201%20GEO09.pdf
2) researcher L-ANT/06 (Etruscologia e antichità italiche)
L’impegno scientifico riguarderà attività di ricerca sulle dinamiche del popolamento, sugli aspetti culturali, sulle forme di organizzazione sociale e sulle manifestazioni dell’artigianato artistico nell’Italia preromana, con particolare riferimento all’Italia settentrionale.
https://euraxess.ec.europa.eu/jobs/371116
primary: https://www.unipd.it/sites/unipd.it/files/2019/2018RUB14%20All.%203%20L-ANT06.pdf
Closing date: 14 February 2019

Scuola Normale Superiore
“Greek envoys in the Hellenistic and Roman World: Central Greece, Northern Greece, Poloponnesus”
https://euraxess.ec.europa.eu/jobs/374180
primary: https://wwwold.sns.it/bando/assegno-di-ricerca-denominato-%E2%80%9Cgli-inviati-del-mondo-greco-et%C3%A0-ellenistico-romana-grecia-centrale-grecia-settentrionale
Closing date: 13 February 2019

Newcastle University
Faculty of Humanities and Social Sciences – History, Classics and Archaeology
project ‘Wastes and Strays’, which will investigate the past, present and future of urban commons in England
Research Associate in History and Archaeology
primary: https://vacancies.ncl.ac.uk/ViewVacancyV2.aspx?enc=mEgrBL4XQK0+ld8aNkwYmEoyr5699RymRmog89V2nOIe5f/Tu5p/6nZYKrrg3N5bXci0cNYiFReS0585JBcvgSjK5RUJQVCeUWHQSMybslxFg4TPXdAPkquV/1SV+gWiwztlK4fOUOH8w2yfc9dOYQ==
Closing date: 13 February 2019

Universita’ degli Studi di Torino
1) “Continuity and discontinuity between late antique and middle ages in northern Italy: analysis of a phenomenon from the standpoint of architectural archeology”
https://euraxess.ec.europa.eu/jobs/373260
2) “Epigraphic falsae in Piedmont: a survey, from E.F. Pingone to G.F. Meyranesio (16th-18th centuries)”
https://euraxess.ec.europa.eu/jobs/373261
Closing date: 12 February 2019

University of Edinburgh
School of History, Classics and Archaeology
‘Classicising learning in medieval imperial systems: Cross-cultural approaches to Byzantine paideia and Tang/Song xue’ (PAIXUE)
Research Fellow
who specialises in Chinese intellectual and/or cultural history, with background in the history of education and classicising learning in the Tang/Song period
Closing date: 12 February 2019

Politecnico di Torino
“Medieval Heritage Platform”
The programme proposes a research oriented towards the study of the stratified architectural heritage in urban and extra-urban contexts, with particular attention to the historical period of 500-1500 AD.
https://euraxess.ec.europa.eu/jobs/376942
Closing date: 11 February 2019

CNR-IMAA
“Realization of risk maps for monitoring and preservation of Cultural Heritage based on the integration of satellite data and ancillary information. Definition of risk mitigation strategies”
https://euraxess.ec.europa.eu/jobs/374737
“Realization of risk maps for monitoring and preservation of Cultural Heritage”
https://euraxess.ec.europa.eu/jobs/374738
Closing date: 11 February 2019

Deutsches Archäologisches Institut (DAI)
Abteilung Madrid
Wissenschaftlicher Mitarbeiter (m/w/d)
auf dem Gebiet der Vor- und Frühgeschichte in ihrer gesamten Breite entsprechend dem Arbeitsgebiet (Spanien, Portugal, Marokko) mit Schwerpunkt auf die Kupferzeit
Closing date: 11 February 2019

University of Southampton
maritime archaeology of the maritime and coastal regions of the Middle East and North Africa (hence MarEAMENA)
Research Fellow x 2
primary: https://jobs.soton.ac.uk/Vacancy.aspx?ref=1097019AR
Closing date: 10 February 2019

Deutsches Archäologisches Institut (DAI)
Kommission für Archäologie Außereuropäischer Kulturen (KAAK)
Wissenschaftlicher Projektkoordinator (m/w/d)
in den archäologischen Altertumswissenschaften, bzw. einer verwandten Nachbardisziplin; eigene Forschungen zur vorkolonialen Ur- und Frühgeschichte Nordafrikas
Closing date: 8 February 2019

University of Pittsburgh
Center for Comparative Archaeology
Visiting Scholar
http://www.comparch.pitt.edu/scholars/
Closing date: 8 February 2019

University of Oxford – Wadham College
Fellowship by Special Election in Ancient History
Closing date: 7 February 2019 (i.e. extended from 14 January 2019)

University of Exeter
College of Life and Environmental Sciences
project “Community Archaeology in Rural Environments – Meeting Societal Challenges”
Postdoctoral Research Fellow
on the Social Psychology stream of this large project. The main purpose of the stream is to explore psychological outcomes of the “community test pit” archaeological excavation approach that actively involves local stakeholders in the excavation process and data interpretation. We aim to conduct a field experimental study in the Netherlands with communities taking part in the excavations, in order to understand psychological processes behind this community-based approach to archaeology.
primary: https://jobs.exeter.ac.uk/hrpr_webrecruitment/wrd/run/ETREC107GF.open?VACANCY_ID=013699NfjL&WVID=3817591jNg&LANG=USA
Closing date: 6 February 2019

Politecnico di Torino
“3D modeling management of the maquette of the ancient Egyptian Temples stored in the depots of the Museo Egizio, in Turin. Semantic enrichment for public enhancement and for data management”
https://euraxess.ec.europa.eu/jobs/374723
primary: https://www.swas.polito.it/services/concorsi/assric.asp?id_documento_padre=163506
Closing date: 4 February 2019

Università degli Studi di Padova
1) Dipartimento di Diritto Privato e Critica del Diritto
“Large estate and small rural property in Tiberius Gracchus’s agrarian law. A memorable clash between tribunes”
https://euraxess.ec.europa.eu/jobs/371853
2) Dipartimento dei Beni Culturali
“LANIFICA. The role of women in Roman Textile Manufacturing: the evidences given by funerary contexts of Northern Italy and North-Western Provinces”
https://euraxess.ec.europa.eu/jobs/373265
Closing date: 4 February 2019

University of Hull
Wilberforce Institute for the Study of Slavery
project “European Colonial Heritage Modalities in Entangled Cities” (ECHOES)
Postdoctoral Researcher
in science and heritage diplomacy to work on the ECHOES project. The post will be based at the Wilberforce Institute in Hull but the successful candidate will be required to conduct research across Europe (mainly Denmark and Belgium).
primary: http://jobs.hull.ac.uk/AE0152
Closing date: 3 February 2019

University of York
project “Urban ecology and transitions in the Zanzibar archipelago”
Postdoctoral Research Associate
a survey and GIS specialist, to undertake research, working with data from landscape survey, excavation and environmental sampling on Unguja Island, Zanzibar.
Closing date: 3 February 2019

Deutsches Archäologisches Institut (DAI)
Kommission für Archäologie Außereuropäischer Kulturen (KAAK)
„Innerafrikanische Beziehungen zwischen Regenwald und Mittelmeer, ca. 6000 bis 500 Jahre vor heute“
Wissenschaftlicher Projektkoordinator
umfassende Kenntnisse und eigene Forschungen zur vorkolonialen Ur- und Frühgeschichte Nordafrikas
Closing date: 1 February 2019

University at Buffalo, The State University of New York
Institute for European and Mediterranean Archaeology (IEMA)
Postdoctoral Associate
focus on post-Pleistocene European and Mediterranean anthropological and classical archaeology.
Closing date: 1 February 2019

University of Notre Dame
Medieval Institute
https://medieval.nd.edu/research/grants-fellowships/
1) Byzantine Studies Postdoctoral Fellowship
This Fellowship is open to qualified applicants in all fields and sub-disciplines of Byzantine Studies, such as history (including its auxiliary disciplines), archaeology, art history, literature, theology, and liturgical studies, as well as the study of Byzantium’s interactions with neighboring cultures.
https://www.h-net.org/jobs/job_display.php?id=57832
2) A. W. Mellon Junior Faculty Fellowship in Medieval Studies
https://www.h-net.org/jobs/job_display.php?id=57831
primary: https://medieval.nd.edu/research/grants-fellowships/#Mellon-fellowship
Closing date: 1 February 2019

University of Vienna
Department of Near Eastern Studies
“Repetition, parallelism and creativity: an inquiry into the construction of meaning in Ancient Mesopotamian literature and erudition” (REPAC)
Postdoctoral Position in Assyriology
specialized in Ancient Mesopotamian literature and erudition with a research focus on magic.
https://euraxess.ec.europa.eu/jobs/363205
Closing date: 31 January 2019 (i.e. extended from 15 January 2019)

Maastricht University (UM)
Digital Ludeme Project
Postdoc in the History of Traditional Games
This multi-disciplinary project aims to improve our knowledge of ancient games using modern AI and phylogenetic techniques, to chart their evolution and their role in the spread of mathematical knowledge across cultures, and to establish a new field of research called Digital Archaeoludology.
https://euraxess.ec.europa.eu/jobs/358939
primary: https://www.academictransfer.com/en/51174/postdoc-in-the-history-of-traditional-games/
Closing date: 31 January 2019 (i.e. extended from 15 January 2019)

University of East Anglia
Faculty of Arts and Humanities
project ‘Rise of Divine Lordships in the Ancient Andes: Ancestors
and Polity in Northern Peru’
Senior Research Associate
on a multi-year archaeological project researching ancient Peru
primary: https://myview.uea.ac.uk/webrecruitment/pages/vacancy.jsf?vacancyRef=RA1571
Closing date: 31 January 2019

University of Oxford
The School of Archaeology
“Unifying Evolution and Domestication using Ancient DNA” (unDEAD) project
Postdoctoral Research Assistant in Palaeogenomics and Domestication
in bioinformatics, population genomics, evolutionary genetics, animal genomics, or related discipline
primary: https://www.recruit.ox.ac.uk/pls/hrisliverecruit/erq_jobspec_version_4.jobspec?p_id=138901
Closing date: 29 January 2019

La Trobe University
Trendall Research Centre
Trendall Fellowship 2019
fellowship to carry out research in Melbourne for one month in 2019, using the facilities of the Trendall Research Centre. The recipient is expected to work on a project concerned with some aspect of the art and archaeology of South Italy and Sicily. Preference may be given to a project related to red-figure pottery that utilises the resources of the Trendall Archive.
https://www2.uni-erfurt.de/pipermail/antike/20190111/001974.html
primary: https://www.latrobe.edu.au/trendall/research/fellowship
Closing date: 28 January 2019

Università degli Studi di Urbino
DISCUI
1) “Cyrene in Greek and Roman times: the sanctuaries”
https://euraxess.ec.europa.eu/jobs/365488
primary: https://www.uniurb.it/concorsi/4688
2) “Early roman theatre. An interpretative database of the greek and roman mythical lore”
https://euraxess.ec.europa.eu/jobs/365493
primary: https://www.uniurb.it/concorsi/4688
Closing date: 28 January 2019

University of Vienna
Department of Prehistory and Historical Archaeology
University Assistant (post doc)
in the field of Historical Archaeology. The applicant should excellent knowledge in the field of the archaeology of the 1st millennium AD. In addition, a habilitation project should be outlined. It is expected that the applicant teaches courses, in particular in the archaeology of the Migration Period and the Early Middle Ages.
https://euraxess.ec.europa.eu/jobs/368411
Closing date: 27 January 2019

University of Southampton
maritime archaeology of the maritime and coastal regions of the Middle East and North Africa (hence MarEAMENA)
Senior Research Fellow
in maritime archaeology
primary: https://jobs.soton.ac.uk/Vacancy.aspx?ref=1101919AR
Closing date: 25 January 2019

ALMA MATER STUDIORUM – UNIVERSITÀ DI BOLOGNA
“Prehistory and Protohistory of the central Mediterranean area in its relationships with neighbouring regions”
https://euraxess.ec.europa.eu/jobs/366833
primary: https://www.unibo.it/it/ateneo/concorsi-e-selezioni/bandi-ricercatore-a-tempo-determinato/2018/rif-7476-2013-bando-per-un-posto-da-ricercatore-a-tempo-determinato-a-junior-dipartimento-di-storia-culture-civilta-2013-disci-2013-l-ant-01-1
Closing date: 25 January 2019

Università degli Studi di Padova
Dipartimento di Scienze storiche, geografiche e dell’antichità
“Narrative geography in Livy’s Historiae”
https://euraxess.ec.europa.eu/jobs/369893
primary: https://www.dissgea.unipd.it/selezione-2019as01-il-conferimento-di-un-assegno-di-ricerca-di-tipo
Closing date: 24 January 2019

Cyprus American Archaeological Research Institute (CAARI)
The Edgar J. Peltenburg Postdoctoral Research Fellowship in Cypriot Prehistory
primary: http://caari.org/fellowships/
Closing date: 24 January 2019

University of Helsinki
project “Medieval Publishing from c. 1000 to 1500”
Postdoc­toral Re­searcher in Me­di­eval Stud­ies
https://euraxess.ec.europa.eu/jobs/367753
Closing date: 23 January 2019

ALMA MATER STUDIORUM – UNIVERSITÀ DI BOLOGNA
INSCRIBE project
“The undeciphered Bronze Age Aegean Scripts (Cretan Hieroglyphic, Linear A, Cypro-Minoan), palaeographic and archaeological reconstruction” (2 positions)
https://euraxess.ec.europa.eu/jobs/365335
primary: https://www.unibo.it/it/ateneo/concorsi-e-selezioni/bandi-ricercatore-a-tempo-determinato/2018/rif-74362013-bando-per-due-posti-da-ricercatore-a-tempo-determinato-a-junior-dipartimento-di-filologia-classica-e-italianistica2013-ficlit-l-fil-let-01-1
Closing date: 22 January 2019

Università degli Studi Roma Tre
Dipartimento di Architettura
“Management of environments and virtual reconstructions for the use and enhancement of Cultural Heritage”
The research aims to develop 3D reconstructions of virtual environments in the field of archaeology and architecture
https://euraxess.ec.europa.eu/jobs/369181
primary: http://host.uniroma3.it/uffici/ricerca/assegni-di-ricerca.aspx & https://app.uniroma3.it/dottorati/cartellaAssegni/54216d9d-2910-428d-b0fe-4231806971a3.pdf
Closing date: 21 January 2019

ANU
Research School of Social Sciences (RSSS)
‘Rediscovering the Deep Human Past: Global Networks, Future Opportunities’
Postdoctoral Research Fellow
to contribute to Australian Indigenous studies and the field of ‘deep history’ more generally.
Closing date: 21 January 2019

Università degli studi di Firenze
“X Ray Fluorescence (XRF) measurements on artworks, both in the Department lab and in-situ at Museums or Restoration Centres”
https://euraxess.ec.europa.eu/jobs/367183
Closing date: 17 January 2019

University of Oxford – University College
Junior Research Fellowship in Medieval History
in any period or geographical region of Medieval History c 400 to c 1500 CE
Closing date: 16 January 2019

Bard Graduate Center in New York City
Postdoctoral Fellowship in Islamic Art and Material Culture
in Islamic art, archaeology, and cultural history.
https://www.bgc.bard.edu/bgc-postdoc-fellowship-islamic-art
Closing date: 15 January 2019

UNIVERSITA’ CA’ FOSCARI VENEZIA
Research fellowship for specific project: “A new 14C supported periodisation for the Shida Kartli province of Georgia”
from the Chalcolithic to the Early Iron Age (5th-early 1st mill. BC), by completing the work in progress by the “Georgian-Italian Shida Kartli Archaeological Project”
https://euraxess.ec.europa.eu/jobs/366497
Closing date: 15 January 2019

Archaeological Institute of America
Richard C. MacDonald Iliad Endowment for Archaeological Research
This grant will be awarded to projects that support research in regions that supply context to the study of Troy and generally help elucidate the Trojan War and its impact on ancient Mediterranean civilization. This can include but is not limited to Anatolia (modern Turkey), southeastern Europe, the Aegean and Crete during the third to first millennia B.C.E.
https://www.aegeussociety.org/en/scholarships/macdonald-iliad-grant/
primary: https://www.archaeological.org/grants/23664
Closing date: 15 January 2019

Georg-August-Universität Göttingen
Archäologischen Institut, Abt. Christliche Archäologie und Byzantinische Kunstgeschichte
wissenschaftliche(r) Mitarbeiter(in)
im Fach Christliche Archäologie und Byzantinische Kunstgeschichte; Schwerpunkt im (früh-)byzantinischen Bereich
Closing date: 15 January 2019

Deutsches Archäologisches Institut (DAI)
1) Reisestipendium 2019/2020
Die Stipendiaten und Stipendiatinnen 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.
2) Wülfing‐Stipendium 2019/2020
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.
Closing date: 15 January 2019

American School of Classical Studies at Athens
Malcolm H. Wiener Laboratory for Archaeological Science
Fellowships and Research Associate Appointments
https://www.aegeussociety.org/en/scholarships/malcolm-h-wiener-laboratory-for-archaeological-science/
primary: https://www.ascsa.edu.gr/apply/fellowships-and-grants
Closing date: 15 January 2019

International Catacomb Society
Shohet Scholars Grant Program
for research on the Ancient Mediterranean from the Hellenistic Era to the Early Middle Ages
http://www.catacombsociety.org/shohet-scholars/
Closing date: 15 January 2019

University of Algarve
Interdisciplinary Center for Archaeology and Evolution of Human Behaviour (ICArEHB)
1) project “Fire among Anatomically Modern Humans and Neandertals as revealed from Archaeological Microstratigraphic Evidence (FLAME)”
post-doctoral associate researcher
The successful candidate will apply geoarchaeological tools (archaeological stratigraphy, soil micromorphology and/or geochemical and mineralogical identification techniques) to: 1) investigate anthropogenic sediments related to combustion features from Middle and Upper Paleolithic contexts; and 2) review regional datasets of paleoenvironmental records.
2) project “InMoz – Quaternary environmental changes in Inhambane, Southeastern Mozambique, and their role in human evolution”
junior researcher
in the growing field of the paleoenvironmental sciences to answer questions about the human past.
Closing date: 14 January 2019

University College, Oxford
Junior Research Fellowship in Classics
for the study of any area of the Classical World, to include Literature, Language, History and Archaeology up to c AD 400
Closing date: 14 January 2019

University of Nottingham
project “The Latinization of the north-western Roman Provinces: Sociolinguistics, Epigraphy and Archaeology” (LatinNow)
Research Assistant/Associate/Fellow
The main purpose of this role will be to work on the LatinNow epigraphic database which is a core research tool of the project.
Closing date: 11 January 2019

Università degli Studi di Siena
1) “Chronological study and evolution of the diet in the populations of medieval southern Tuscany (7th-12th century AD)”
https://euraxess.ec.europa.eu/jobs/366469
2) “Geo-historical, historical and architectural investigations on significant sample areas of the Tuscan territory: Siena, San Gimignano, Petriolo, Massa Marittima and Val di Pecora.”
https://euraxess.ec.europa.eu/jobs/366447
Closing date: 10 January 2019

SAPIENZA UNIVERSITA DI ROMA
“The ancient human population between East Africa and the Arabian Peninsula: integrated study between archeology, anthropology and ancient DNA”
https://euraxess.ec.europa.eu/jobs/362552
primary: https://web.uniroma1.it/trasparenza/dettaglio_bando_albo/135814
Closing date: 9 January 2019

University of Algarve
Interdisciplinary Center for Archaeology and Evolution of Human Behaviour (ICArEHB)
project “The origins and evolution of Human Cognition and the impact of Southwestern European coastal ecology”
post-doctoral associate researcher
The successful candidate will apply geoarchaeological methods (archaeological stratigraphy, soil micromorphology and/or geochemical and mineralogical identification techniques) to investigate site formation processes in Middle and Upper Paleolithic Portuguese contexts.
Closing date: 9 January 2019

Antikensammlung der Staatlichen Museen zu Berlin – Preußischer Kulturbesitz
wissenschaftliche/r Mitarbeiter/in
auf dem Gebiet der griechischen, etruskischen und/oder unteritalischen Vasen und/oder der mykenischen und minoischen Keramik; Mitarbeiten in der Koordination des Deutsch-Russischen Kooperationsprojektes der Antikensammlung mit dem Staatlichen Historischen Museum Moskau zur Erforschung und Publikation von griechischen Vasen
Closing date: 8 January 2019

Università degli Studi di Napoli Federico II
INDevelopment “Center and peripheries in the Late Roman Empire”
particularly the analysis of the Dacic region
https://euraxess.ec.europa.eu/jobs/362075
primary: https://www.unina.it/documents/11958/18096883/SU_Bando_2018_13_08.pdf
Closing date: 8 January 2019

University of Bath
project ‘Mobilising historical flood data for use in contemporary flood risk assessments’
Research Associate
primary: https://www.bath.ac.uk/jobs/Vacancy.aspx?ref=CT6159R
Closing date: 8 January 2019

Koç University
Research Center for Mediterranean Civilizations (AKMED)
AKMED POST-DOCTORAL RESEARCH FELLOWSHIP
&
GABAM-AKMED POST-DOCTORAL RESEARCH FELLOWSHIP IN BYZANTINE ART AND ARCHAEOLOGY
https://oxfordbyzantinesociety.wordpress.com/2018/11/04/the-byzness-04-11-2018/
primary: https://akmed.ku.edu.tr/en/grants/post-doctoral-grant/
Closing date: 7 January 2019 (i.e. extended from 31 December 2018)

University of Vienna
Vienna Institute for Art History
University Assistant (post doc)
field of medieval Europe; in medieval art.
https://euraxess.ec.europa.eu/jobs/359200
Closing date: 7 January 2019 (i.e. extended from 18 December 2018)

University of Helsinki
Centre of Excellence in “Ancient Near Eastern Empires” (ANEE)
Postdoc­toral Re­searcher (ASSYRIOLOGY AND/OR DIGITAL HUMANITIES)
https://euraxess.ec.europa.eu/jobs/363155
primary: https://www.helsinki.fi/en/news/language-culture/anee-is-seeking-a-post-doctoral-researcher
Closing date: 7 January 2019

University of Reading
University Museums and Special Collections Services
Research Officer: Ure Museum of Greek Archaeology
primary: https://jobs.reading.ac.uk/DisplayJob.aspx?jobid=4300&source=JOBTRAINjobsite
Closing date: 7 January 2019

University of Nottingham
project “The Latinization of the north-western Roman Provinces: Sociolinguistics, Epigraphy and Archaeology” (LatinNow)
Research Associate/Fellow
researching the nature of Latinization and its correlation with a range of social variables in Germania Superior.
Closing date: 6 January 2019

University of Erfurt
Max Weber Centre for Advanced Cultural and Social Studies (Max-Weber-Kolleg)
project “Religion and Urbanity: reciprocal formations”
1 post -doctoral position for a habilitation project in the field of History of Urbanisation or Religion of South Asia
primary: https://www.uni-erfurt.de/fileadmin/public-docs/Universitaet/Verwaltung/Personalabteilung/2018/100-2018_5xWiMa_MWK_UrbRel_englisch.pdf
Closing date: 6 January 2019

Université de Fribourg
Research assistant with postdoctoral position
specialised in italiote vase painting. The postdoc collaborator will work for the subproject on icoconographic sources that focuses on images as reflecting the social and religious dynamics of ancient communities, especially in its gendered dimension, collecting, classifying and analysing pictures on various media, in particular vases.
https://euraxess.ec.europa.eu/jobs/362344
Closing date: 4 January 2019

Corpus Christi College, University of Oxford
James Legge Memorial Junior Research Fellowship in Comparative Aesthetics and Art History
in the painting or calligraphy of Imperial China
Closing date: 4 January 2019

Ulster University
School of Geography and Environmental Sciences
Research Associate (Two posts)
aimed specifically at coastal and maritime archaeology
https://underwaterarchaeologyjobs.com/2018/12/03/2-maritime-archaeologists/
Closing date: 3 January 2019

Christ’s College, Cambridge
Lady Wallis Budge Junior Research Fellowship in Egyptology
Closing date: 3 January 2019

Universität Innsbruck
Sprachen und Literaturen, Bereich Gräzistik/Latinistik
UniversitätsassistentIn – Laufbahnstelle
im Bereich Gräzistik; Redaktion/Herausgabe des Anzeigers für Altertumswissenschaften
Closing date: 2 January 2019

University College Dublin
UCD School of Archaeology
project “Passage Tomb People: investigating the social drivers of passage tomb construction”
Research Scientist
in the field of zooarchaeology and bioarchaeology
https://euraxess.ec.europa.eu/jobs/356810
Closing date: 2 January 2019

Closing date not specified (ordered by post date)

CNRS-PARIS
ANR FABRICAMAG (The factory of Antiquity in Maghreb: archaeologies and heritages in Algeria, Tunisia and Marocco)
Postdoctoral Researcher in History
the postdocral fellow will carry out document researches on ancient and archaeological Maghreb UNESCO World Heritage sites: Djemila, Tipasa and Timgad (Algeria), Carthage, Kerkouane, Dougga and El Jem (Tunisia), Volubilis and Chellah (Marocco).
https://www.myscience.org/jobs/id1018186-anglais-cnrs-paris
https://euraxess.ec.europa.eu/jobs/399465
Closing date: not specified (posted 12 April 2019; advert at Euraxess expires 3 May 2019)

University of Georgia
Laboratory of Archaeology
Post-doctoral Research Associate in Geographic Information Systems and Computer Modeling in Archaeology.
The primary role of the individual will be to collaborate with the Laboratory Director and the Historic Preservation Division of the Georgia Department of Natural Resource on modeling and risk assessment for archaeological sites in Georgia.
Closing date: not specified (posted 19 March 2019)

Texas A&M University
Postdoctoral Research Associate–Institute of Nautical Archaeology (INA)
https://underwaterarchaeologyjobs.com/2019/02/26/post-doc-in-nautical-archaeology/
Closing date: not specified (posted 25 February 2019)

CNRS-BESANCON
Chrono-environment Laboratory (University of Franche-Comté)
SOPAST Theme (SOciété et environnement du PASsé)
Post-doctoral fellowship (M/F) in Arctic archaeology (Canada-Greenland)
The project will focus in particular on the last millennium and the issue of Thule migration and cultural interactions between the last Dorset and first Thule in Canada, and between the first Thule and Norse in Greenland. Study the osteological material found in excavations and that available at the Danish National Museum in Copenhagen.
https://euraxess.ec.europa.eu/jobs/380428
Closing date: not specified (posted 15 February 2019; advert at Euraxess expires 8 March 2019)

CNRS-IVRY SUR SEINE
Orient et Méditerranée laboratory (UMR 8167)
Fellowship in history and archaeology of the medieval Sahara 13th-16th century
https://euraxess.ec.europa.eu/jobs/379480
Closing date: not specified (posted 8 February 2019; advert at Euraxess expires 1 March 2019)

CNRS-LYON
ArteBib programme
1) Post-doc in archaeology
in the field of typological identification of ancient objects (LT D and Roman period)
https://euraxess.ec.europa.eu/jobs/375835
2) Chargé de mission en archéologie
dans le domaine de l’identification typologique des objets antiques (LT D et époque romaine)
Closing date: not specified (posted 31 January 2019)

CNRS-TOULOUSE
PaleoCet project “The Exploitation of Whales in the Paleolithic of Atlantic Europe”
Investigator in prehistoric osseous technology
in the typological and technological study of Paleolithic osseous industries, with a particular focus on the identification of raw materials.
https://euraxess.ec.europa.eu/jobs/367945
Closing date: not specified (posted 4 January 2019; advert at Euraxess expires 25 January 2019)

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