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Postdoc opportunities in archaeology

Closing date not specified (ordered by post date)

NEW [posted 19 May 2019]
CNRS-PARIS
project DHARMA (The Domestication of “Hindu” Asceticism and the Religious Making of South and Southeast Asia)
Postdoctoral researcher M/F in South Asian archaeology
https://www.myscience.org/jobs/id1030208-anglais-cnrs-paris
primary: https://emploi.cnrs.fr/Offres/CDD/UMR8564-EMMFRA-004/Default.aspx?lang=EN
https://euraxess.ec.europa.eu/jobs/407698
Closing date: not specified (posted 14 May 2019; advert at Euraxess expires 4 June 2019)

NEW [posted 19 May 2019]
CNRS-PARIS
PaleoCet project
Researcher in bioarchéologie
The aim of the PaleoCet project is to analyse whale exploitation by paleolithic hunter-gatherers in Europe, focusing on the Magdalenian of the northern Atlantic coast around the Bay of Biscay. The postdoc will prepare the bone micro-samples (from collagen extraction to combustion and graphitization) for radiocarbon dating, in conjunction with the compact ECHoMICADAS accelerator (LSCE, Saclay).
https://www.myscience.org/jobs/id1029804-anglais-cnrs-paris
primary: https://emploi.cnrs.fr/Offres/CDD/UMR7209-ANTZAZ-001/Default.aspx?lang=EN
https://euraxess.ec.europa.eu/jobs/407361
Closing date: not specified (posted 13 May 2019; advert at Euraxess expires 3 June 2019)

[posted 6 May 2019]
Koç University
project “Industrialisation and Urban Growth from the mid-nineteenth century Ottoman Empire to Contemporary Turkey in a Comparative Perspective, 1850-2000” (UrbanOccupationsOETR)
GEOMATICS Research Fellow / Postdoctoral Researcher
for geospatial data analysis and spatial statistics (a geospatial expert, a geomatic engineer, a cartographic engineer, a geographer, an archaeologist, a soil scientist, or a person with a recently completed PhD in one of these or a related fields)
https://euraxess.ec.europa.eu/jobs/405063
Closing date: open until filled (posted 6 May 2019)

[posted 2 May 2019]
CNRS-TOULOUSE
project DeerPal «Humans and deer during the Palaeolithic: integrating the variability of prey ecology and ethology in the investigation of past human – environment interactions»
Post-doctoral researcher in dental micro-wear texture analysis
https://www.myscience.org/jobs/id1025471-anglais-cnrs-bordeaux
primary: https://emploi.cnrs.fr/Offres/CDD/UMR5608-EMMDIS-001/Default.aspx?lang=EN
https://euraxess.ec.europa.eu/jobs/403982
Closing date: not specified (posted 1 May 2019; advert at Euraxess expires 22 May 2019)

[posted 14 March 2019]
University of the South
residential postdoctoral fellowship in Historical Archaeology
with a focus on the study of the U.S. South
https://careers.saa.org/jobs/12095617/two-year-residential-postdoctoral-fellowship-in-historical-archaeology
primary: https://jobs.sewanee.edu/postings/3342
Closing date: not specified (posted 13 March 2019)

[posted 27 February 2019]
Pennsylvania State University
Department of Anthropology
PostDoc Scholar in Bone Biomechanics and Skeletal Variation
primary: https://psu.jobs/job/85912
Closing date: open until filled (posted 26 February 2019)

[posted 17 January 2018]
Max Planck Institute for the Science of Human History
department for Archaeogenetics
Postdoc in Population Genetics
The candidate’s job will be the analysis of human genomic data from ancient and modern samples to reconstruct population history. The goal is to understand genetic diversity and substructure of Neolithic and Bronze Age populations, with a particular emphasis on West- Eurasia.
http://www.shh.mpg.de/789348/postdoc-position-e13-100
Closing date: not specified (posted January 2018)

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[posted 21 March 2019]
CNRS- Bordeaux University
postdoc position Biological and Cultural Evolution during the Early Neolithic = Evolution biologique et culturelle au cours de la transition Mésolithique-Néolithique
primary role in the processing and management of genomic data (both ancient and modern), as well as the development of methods to jointly study the archaeological and genetic data.
https://www.myscience.org/jobs/id1008500-anglais-cnrs-bordeaux = https://www.myscience.org/jobs/id1008501-f_postdoc_2_ans_evolution_biologique_et_culturelle_au_cours_de_la_transition_mesolithique-neolithique-cnrs-bordeaux
primary: https://emploi.cnrs.fr/Offres/CDD/UMR5199-SOLRIG-002/Default.aspx?lang=EN = https://emploi.cnrs.fr/Offres/CDD/UMR5199-SOLRIG-002/Default.aspx
https://euraxess.ec.europa.eu/jobs/391639
Closing date: 1 September 2019 (advert at Euraxess expires 10 April 2019?)

NEW [posted 24 May 2019]
University of Copenhagen
project ‘TIMBER’ Northern Europe’s timber resource – chronology, origin and exploitation
Postdoctoral position in ancient plant genomics
https://www.myscience.org/jobs/id1033193-postdoctoral_position_in_ancient_plant_genomics_in_erc-funded_project_timber-university_of_copenhagen
primary: https://employment.ku.dk/faculty/?show=149594
Closing date: 1 July 2019

NEW [posted 19 May 2019]
University of St Andrews
School of History
“Identifying the Blocks that Build Global History in the Middle Ages” project
Research Fellow in Early Mediaeval History
working on any topic related to the areas covered by this project, i.e. Europe, China, India and the Middle East (including North Africa)
https://www.jobs.ac.uk/job/BSI733/research-fellow-in-early-mediaeval-history-ar2224hm
Closing date: 17 June 2019

[posted 12 April 2019]
Trinity College Dublin
ADAPT Centre
FoodCult Project “Mapping Diet: Comparative Foodways in Early Modern Ireland”
Research Fellow in Knowledge Extraction for Digital Humanities
The researcher will be responsible for investigating approaches to the automated extraction of knowledge from various sources, including archaeological site reports, primary historical manuscript sources and historical databases. This research will involve the application of NLP techniques including Named Entity Recognition and Entity Linking to extract and represent the information related to diet in early modern Ireland contained in the collections.
https://www.jobs.ac.uk/job/BRO182/research-fellow-in-knowledge-extraction-for-digital-humanities
primary: https://www.adaptcentre.ie/about/jobs/research-fellow-in-knowledge-extraction-for-digital-humanities
Closing date: 12 June 2019

[posted 13 May 2019]
Université de Fribourg
Locus Ludi project
Research assistant with postdoctoral position
The postdoc collaborator will work for the subproject (b) on archaeological sources, completing the reflections on East and West practices (first focus), as well as addressing the question of games in liminal places, especially in funerary context (second focus).
https://euraxess.ec.europa.eu/jobs/406990
Closing date: 11 June 2019

NEW [posted 24 May 2019]
Università degli Studi di Siena
“Grotte Project: The gulf of Portoferraio and the Roman villas (Elba Island, Tuscany)”
https://euraxess.ec.europa.eu/jobs/410886
primary:
Closing date: 10 June 2019

NEW [posted 22 May 2019]
University of Vienna
Institut für Orientalistik (conventionally: Department of Near Eastern Studies)
University Assistant (post doc)
Preparing / writing a habilitation thesis – Independent teaching of courses (Ancient Near Eastern history, cultural history, archaeology)
https://euraxess.ec.europa.eu/jobs/409935
Closing date: 9 June 2019

[posted 7 May 2019]
ALMA MATER STUDIORUM – UNIVERSITÀ DI BOLOGNA
1) “Methodologies for Studying Ancient Landscape”
https://euraxess.ec.europa.eu/jobs/405329
primary: https://www.unibo.it/it/ateneo/concorsi-e-selezioni/bandi-ricercatore-a-tempo-determinato/2019/rif-3622-2013-bando-per-un-posto-da-ricercatore-a-tempo-determinato-b-senior-dipartimento-di-storia-culture-civilta-disci2013-ssd-l-ant-10-1
2) SSD L-ANT/03 “Historiography and Society in Late Antiquity”
primary: https://www.unibo.it/it/ateneo/concorsi-e-selezioni/bandi-ricercatore-a-tempo-determinato/2019/rif-3623-2013-bando-per-un-posto-da-ricercatore-a-tempo-determinato-b-senior-dipartimento-di-storia-culture-civilta-disci2013-ssd-l-ant-03-1
https://euraxess.ec.europa.eu/jobs/405328
Closing date: 7 June 2019

[posted 9 May 2019]
Istituto per i Beni Archeologici e Monumentali – CNR
“DIFFONDO 3.0 – Digitalizzazione e Fruizione del Fondo beNeDettinO”
Survey and analysis on the impact of communication in the valorisation and promotion of scientific research on the historical-archaeological and documentary heritage
https://euraxess.ec.europa.eu/jobs/406154
Closing date: 6 June 2019

[posted 7 May 2019]
University of East Anglia
Faculty of Arts and Humanities, School of History
project ‘Warhorse: the Archaeology of a Military Revolution?’
Senior Research Associate
particular expertise in archival research and the transcription of medieval documents as well as more general historical research skills.
https://www.jobs.ac.uk/job/BSB427/senior-research-associate
primary: https://myview.uea.ac.uk/webrecruitment/pages/vacancy.jsf?vacancyRef=RA1620
Closing date: 5 June 2019

NEW [posted 24 May 2019]
University of Copenhagen
Postdoctoral position, Medieval Pathogen Palaeogenomics
https://www.myscience.org/jobs/id1031083-postdoctoral_position_medieval_pathogen_palaeogenomics-university_of_copenhagen
primary: https://employment.ku.dk/faculty/?show=149561
Closing date: 3 June 2019

NEW [posted 22 May 2019]
Sassari University
Dipartimento di Storia, Scienze dell’Uomo e della Formazione
“Landscape archaeology, experimental archaeology and community archaeology in the territory of Siamanna (Oristano- Sardinia)”
https://euraxess.ec.europa.eu/jobs/408565
primary: https://www.uniss.it/bandi/bando-n-1-assegno-di-ricerca-presso-il-dipartimento-di-storia-scienze-delluomo-e-della-formazione-resp-scientifico-il-prof-pier-giorgio-spanu
Closing date: 3 June 2019

EXTENDED [posted 20 April 2019; re-posted 11 May 2019]
Robert Gordon University
School of Computing
Research Assistant – Virtual and Augmented Reality for Cultural Heritage
https://www.jobs.ac.uk/job/BRQ326/research-assistant-virtual-and-augmented-reality-for-cultural-heritage
primary: https://www.myjobscotland.gov.uk/education/rgu/jobs/research-assistant-virtual-and-augmented-reality-cultural-heritage-151763?id=PXOFK026203F3VBQB798M8MZY&LG=UK&mask=scotprt1
Closing date: 2 June 2019 (i.e. extended from 10 May 2019)

[posted 3 May 2019]
Newcastle University
Faculty of Humanities and Social Sciences – Arts & Cultures
“en/counter/points: (re)negotiating belonging through culture and contact in public space and place”
Research Associate
in Museum/Heritage Studies, public history/contemporary history, anthropology, or a cognate discipline
https://www.jobs.ac.uk/job/BRZ979/research-associate-en-counter-points-b214954r
primary: https://vacancies.ncl.ac.uk/ViewVacancyV2.aspx?enc=mEgrBL4XQK0+ld8aNkwYmLJRrIVubQYSaXD2y8rMJoMb12h3/XF9+VIr9J4MF/KBGa93lfrA5/IAMjT/dPGWADW8UN27q5qj+AxYGUptVh3lslSgjKp5hGa3BxELDx3AkvZS2FBaiWXokLnzOLZ9tA==
Closing date: 2 June 2019

[posted 18 April 2019]
Universitat Pompeu Fabra
“Resilience and Adaptation in Drylands. Identifying past water management practices for drought-resistant crops”
research position in stable isotopes analysis in plants
in Biochemistry, Plant Sciences, Archaeobotany, or related fields, with a specialisation on analysis of stable isotopes in plants.
https://euraxess.ec.europa.eu/jobs/400565
primary: https://www.ercstgraindrops.info/single-post/2019/04/18/We-are-hiring
Closing date: 2 June 2019

[posted 15 April 2019]
Université de Lille
“DANUBIUS. Ecclesiastical Organisation and Christian Topography of the Lower Danube during Late Antiquity (3rd-8th Centuries)”
1) Post-Doctoral Fellowship in Late Antiquity – ARCHAEOLOGY and GIS
https://euraxess.ec.europa.eu/jobs/399866
[posted 16 April 2019]
2) Post-Doctoral Fellowship in Late Antiquity – PROSOPOGRAPHY and EPIGRAPHY
The main functions of this position will be contributing to the prosopographical database on the Dioecesis Thraciarum, as well as the database of epigraphic sources on the Christianisation of the Lower Danube, between the 3rdand 8thcenturies.
https://euraxess.ec.europa.eu/jobs/399893
Closing date: 1 June 2019

[posted 20 April 2019]
Université Toulouse
MAP (Mapping Ancient Polytheisms. Cult Epithets as an Inteface between Religious Systems and Human Agency)
Post-Doctorant = postdoc
Le post-doctorant travaillera sur les épithètes divines dans les textes ouest-sémitiques (hébreu, araméen, phénicien et punique) s’inscrivant ainsi dans l’un des deux terrains d’enquête retenus pour le projet : le monde grec (2 postdoc) et le monde sémitique de l’ouest (2 post-doc, dont celui recruté à la suite de cet appel), dans la longue durée,de 1000 av. n.è. à 400 de n.è. = The postdoc will exploit the epithets attributed to the gods in Western Semitic texts (Hebrew, Aramaic, Phoenician and Punic), thus taking part in one of the two areas covered by the project : the Greek world (2 postdocs) and the Western Semitic world (2 postdocs, including the one recruited via this call), embracing a longue durée perspective from 1000 BCE to 400 CE.
https://www2.uni-erfurt.de/pipermail/antike/20190419/002040.html [French]
English: https://euraxess.ec.europa.eu/jobs/401421
primary: https://map-polytheisms.huma-num.fr/2019/04/map-recruits-a-post-doctoral-fellow-in-the-semitic-field/?lang=en
Closing date: 31 May 2019

[posted 14 April 2019]
Max Planck Institute for the Science of Human History
‘Lise Meitner’ Pan African Evolution Research Group (Pan-Ev)
Postdoctoral Research Assistant in Machine Learning and Modelling
https://www.shh.mpg.de/1273016/postdoc-machine-learning-and-modelling
Closing date: 31 May 2019

[posted 4 May 2019]
Università degli Studi di Padova
Department of Cultural Heritage: Archaeology and History of Art, Cinema and Music
1) researcher 10/A1 L-ANT/04 NUMISMATICA
in modo particolare agli aspetti teorici e metodologici della Numismatica antica e medievale, con particolare attenzione al ruolo delle monete nel contesto archelogico.
https://euraxess.ec.europa.eu/jobs/404790
primary: https://www.unipd.it/procedure-concorsuali-ricercatori-tipo-a & https://www.unipd.it/sites/unipd.it/files/2019/2019RUA02%20All.%202%20L-ANT04.pdf
2) researcher 10/A1 L-ANT/09 Topografia antica
in modo particolare allo studio degli assetti territoriali (reti stradali, sistemi agrari, popolamento, relazione uomo-ambiente) di ambito classico (in particolare greco e romano)
https://euraxess.ec.europa.eu/jobs/404791
primary: https://www.unipd.it/procedure-concorsuali-ricercatori-tipo-a & https://www.unipd.it/sites/unipd.it/files/2019/2019RUA02%20All.%203%20L-ANT09.pdf
Closing date: 30 May 2019

NEW [posted 24 May 2019]
Uppsala University
Researcher in ancient metagenomics
The appointed candidate will be working on producing and analyzing shotgun sequences from dental calculus specimens of several mammalian species. The duties include collection of dental calculus samples from museum and archaeological specimens
https://www.myscience.org/jobs/id1032091-researcher_in_ancient_metagenomics-uppsala_university
primary: http://www.uu.se/en/about-uu/join-us/details/?positionId=271598
Closing date: 29 May 2019

[posted 29 April 2019]
University of Glasgow
School of Engineering
project ‘From the Golden Age to the Digital Age: Modelling and Monitoring Historic Tapestries’
Research Assistant
https://www.jobs.ac.uk/job/BRX152/research-assistant
primary: https://www22.i-grasp.com/fe/tpl_glasgow01.asp?newms=jj&id=98855&aid=14231
Closing date: 29 May 2019

[posted 11 May 2019]
Università degli Studi di Verona
Dipartimento di Culture e Civiltà
“History of the northern part of the Pian della Regina, in Tarquinia, through recent archaeological anf geophysical research”
The project focuses in the Roman phase of the Tarquinian history by means of a study in archaeology and topography of the Civita, i.e. the site of the ancient city, and in particular the northern part of the Pian della Regina.
https://euraxess.ec.europa.eu/jobs/406965
primary: https://www.univr.it/it/albo-ufficiale & https://docs.univr.it/documenti/Albo/allegatialbo/allegatialbo486951.pdf
Closing date: 28 May 2019

[posted 25 April 2019]
University of Cambridge
Department of Archaeology
A.G. Leventis Foundation Post-Doctoral Research Fellowship in African Archaeology
The overall objectives of the fellowship are to strengthen research in the Late Pleistocene and Holocene archaeology of sub-Saharan Africa, and to build longer-term research collaboration with partners on the African continent.
https://www.myscience.org/jobs/id1022260-a_g_leventis_foundation_post-doctoral_research_fellowship_in_african_archaeology_fixed_term-university_of_cambridge
primary: http://www.jobs.cam.ac.uk/job/21237/
Closing date: 27 May 2019

NEW [posted 22 May 2019]
Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona
Recognised Researcher
in archaeological research projects using organic geochemical techniques of palaeoenvironmental reconstruction
https://euraxess.ec.europa.eu/jobs/409757
Closing date: 24 May 2019

[posted 26 April 2019]
University of Wyoming
Post Doc Res Assoc
Perform research in area of responsibility and develop a comprehensive regional prehistoric context and research design for the Guernsey area, which includes the Wyoming Military’s Joint training Area at Camp Guernsey, Platte County, Wyoming.
http://careercenter.aaanet.org/jobs/12257240/post-doc-research-associate
primary: https://uwyo.taleo.net/careersection/00_ex/jobdetail.ftl?job=19001323&tz=GMT%2B02%3A00
Closing date: 24 May 2019

[posted 14 April 2019]
Max Planck Institute for the Science of Human History
Department of Archaeology
Postdoctoral Research Fellowship in Ancient Proteins
https://www.shh.mpg.de/1274256/da-postdoc-ancient-proteins
Postdoctoral Research Fellowship in Palaeoenvironmental Biomarkers
https://www.shh.mpg.de/1274275/da-postdoc-palaeoenvironmental-biomarkers
Postdoctoral Research Fellowship in Geoarchaeology
https://www.shh.mpg.de/1274290/da-postdoc-geoarchaeology
Postdoctoral Research Fellowship, Global Markers of the Anthropocene Project
The project seeks to develop globally comparative datasets of post-Pleistocene human impacts, drawing on field archaeological and laboratory science methodologies.
https://www.shh.mpg.de/1274304/da-postdoc-global-markers-of-the-anthropocene-project
Postdoctoral Research Fellowship in Pleistocene Archaeology
https://www.shh.mpg.de/1274317/da-postdoc-pleistocene-archaeology
Postdoctoral Research Fellowship in Radiocarbon Dating
https://www.shh.mpg.de/1274332/da-postdoc-radiocarbon-dating
Postdoctoral Research Fellowship in Zooarchaeology
https://www.shh.mpg.de/1274345/da-postdoc-zooarchaeology
Closing date: 24 May 2019

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[posted 17 April 2019]
University of Zurich
Institute of Evolutionary Medicine
Postdoc Position in Human Evolutionary Ecology
http://www.physanth.org/jobs/1901/
primary: https://www.jobs.uzh.ch/jobDetail.php?jobID=9030
Closing date: 6 May 2019 (or open until filled)

[posted 17 April 2019]
Hobart and William Smith Colleges
Postdoctoral Teaching Fellow
with a background in archaeology and physical anthropology. Teaching responsibilities include ANTH 102 “World Prehistory” and ANTH 206 “Early Cities.”
http://careercenter.aaanet.org/jobs/12198733/postdoctoral-teaching-fellow-in-anthropology
primary: https://apply.interfolio.com/62188
Closing date: open until filled (review of applications will begin 22 April 2019, or 26 April 2019 at AAA?)

[posted 17 February 2019]
Brown University
Joukowsky Institute for Archaeology
Postdoctoral Fellowships in Archaeology and the Ancient World
two available positions, for which we are seeking individuals whose work is defined by or focuses on: 1) innovative approaches to the archeology of the ancient Near East, especially the regions of Mesopotamia, the Levant, and/or Anatolia; 2) the archaeology of any region or time period that augments or complements the present strengths of Joukowsky Institute faculty research and teaching.
https://classicalstudies.org/placement-service/2018-2019/31612/postdoctoral-fellowships-archaeology-and-ancient-world
primary: https://apply.interfolio.com/60139
Closing date: 26 March 2019 (for full consideration)

[posted 21 December 2018]
Brown University
Department of Anthropology and the Cogut Institute for the Humanities
Postdoctoral Research Associate in Social Bioarchaeology
primary: https://apply.interfolio.com/58760
Closing date: open until filled (review of applications will begin 15 February 2019)

[posted 21 November 2018]
University of Chicago
Oriental Institute
Annual Post-Doctoral Fellow Conference program
on key comparatively oriented theoretical or methodological issues in the field of ancient studies (archaeological, text-based, and/or art historical avenues of research). We encourage cross-disciplinary proposals that deal with the ancient Near East (including Egypt) or that compare the Near East with other cultural areas.
https://www.timeshighereducation.com/unijobs/listing/115463/post-doctoral-fellow-at-the-rank-of-instructor-oriental-institute-/
primary: https://tinyurl.com/y8m4yd38
Closing date: open until filled (review of applications will begin 28 January 2019)

postdoc programmes

Closing date not specified (ordered by post date)

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[posted 23 August 2018]
Ludwig-Maximilians-Universität München
TENURE TRACK PROFESSORSHIPS TO SUCCESSFUL ERC STARTING GRANTEES
primary: https://www.en.uni-muenchen.de/about_lmu/research/excellence_initiative/institutional_strategy/junior_academics/academic_career/tenure_track/erc/index.html
Closing date: October 2018?

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[posted 22 November 2017]
FWF (Austria)
Lise Meitner Programme
primary: https://www.fwf.ac.at/en/research-funding/fwf-programmes/meitner-programme/
including applications for ancient DNA genomics and anthropology at University of Vienna
http://www.physanth.org/news/1378/
Closing date: year-round

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ANNOUNCEMENT [posted 21 January 2017]
Human Frontier Science Program
HFSP postdoctoral fellowships
http://www.hfsp.org/funding/postdoctoral-fellowships
Closing date: competition opens August 2017

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[posted 8 April 2014]
Collegium de Lyon
environ 20 chercheurs de haut niveau
L’appel à candidatures est permanent
http://lampea.cnrs.fr/spip.php?article2717
primary: http://www.collegium-lyon.fr/
Closing date: year-round

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[posted 30 August 2012]
Humboldt Foundation
Humboldt Research Fellowship for Postdoctoral Researchers
http://www.humboldt-foundation.de/web/humboldt-fellowship-postdoc.html
Feodor Lynen-Forschungsstipendium Das Auslandsstipendium für deutsche Professoren und Postdocs
primary: http://www.humboldt-foundation.de/web/lynen-stipendium.html
Closing date: year-round

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[posted 5 April 2019]
Southern University of Science and Technology (SUSTech)
Junior Fellowships in the Liberal Arts
https://www.jobs.ac.uk/job/BRH851/junior-fellowships-in-the-liberal-arts
Closing date: 15 February 2020

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NEXT [re-posted 2 February 2019]
Pontifical Institute of Mediaeval Studies (PIMS)
Post-doctoral Mellon Fellowships
http://www.pims.ca/academics/post-doctoral-mellon-fellowships
Closing date: 1 February 2020 (annual)

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NEXT [re-posted 2 February 2019]
The British Institute for the Study of Iraq
http://www.bisi.ac.uk/content/apply-grants-and-scholarships
Pilot Project Grants
in all fields of the arts, humanities or social sciences, concerned with any time period from prehistory to the medieval era to the present day.
http://www.bisi.ac.uk/content/pilot-project-grants
Research and Conference Grants
from the full range of arts, humanities and social sciences subjects, and topics may cover any time period from prehistory to the medieval period to the present.
http://www.bisi.ac.uk/content/research-and-conference-grants
Closing date: 1 February 2020 (annual)

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NEXT [re-posted 2 February 2019]
University of Cincinnati
Classics Department
Tytus Summer Residency Program & Tytus Fellowship Program
primary: http://classics.uc.edu/index.php/tytusinfo
Closing date: 1 February 2020 (annual)

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NEXT [re-posted 2 February 2019]
The American Center for Oriental Research (ACOR)
ACOR FELLOWSHIPS
primary: https://www.acorjordan.org/2019-20-acor-fellowships/
Closing date: 1 February 2020? (annual)

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NEXT [re-posted 8 December 2018]
Metropolitan Museum of Art
Conservation and Scientific Research Fellowships
primary: https://www.metmuseum.org/about-the-met/fellowships/conservation-and-scientific-research-fellowships
Closing date: December 2019 (annual = first Friday of December)

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NEXT [re-posted 6 November 2018]
School for Advanced Research (SAR)
Resident Scholar Fellowships
from the perspective of anthropology or from related fields such as history, sociology, art, and philosophy
primary: https://sarweb.org/scholars/resident/
Closing date: November 2019 (annual = first Monday of November)

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NEXT [re-posted 3 November 2018]
University of Wisconsin-Madison
Institute for Research in the Humanities
1) Kingdon Fellowships
who are engaged in historical, literary, and philosophical studies of Judeo-Christian religious traditions and their role in society from antiquity to the present, broadly understood. Projects may focus on any period from antiquity to the present, on any part of the world, and in any field(s) in the humanities; can range widely or focus on a particular issue; and can explore various forms of Jewish and/or Christian traditions; the interaction of one or both of these religious traditions with other religious traditions; and/or the relationship of one or both of these religious traditions to other aspects of society such as power, politics, culture, experience, creativity, nationality, cosmopolitanism, gender, and sexuality. Projects that incorporate consideration of religion’s interaction with society are especially welcome.
primary: http://irh.wisc.edu/fellowships/kingdon
2) Solmsen Fellowships
working in the humanities on European history and culture in the classical, medieval, and/or early modern periods before 1700.
primary: http://irh.wisc.edu/fellowships/solmsen
Closing date: 1 November 2019? (annual)

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NEXT [re-posted 2 November 2018]
Dumbarton Oaks, Washington D.C.
Fellowships
Byzantine, Garden and Landscape, and Pre-Columbian scholars
primary: https://www.doaks.org/research/support-for-research/fellowships
Closing date: 1 November 2019 (annual?)

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NEXT [re-posted 2 November 2018]
Yale University
Yale Institute of Sacred Music (ISM)
INTERDISCIPLINARY FELLOWSHIPS
including Anthroppology ~ Art ~ Architecture ~ Composition ~ Creative Writing ~ Ethnomusicology ~ Film Studies ~ History of Art or Architecture ~ Languages ~ Literature ~ Liturgical Studies ~ Musicology ~ Religious Studies ~ Ritual Studies ~ Sociology ~ Theatre Studies ~ Theology ~ World Religions and more
primary: http://ism.yale.edu/ism-fellows
Closing date: 1 November 2019 (annual?)

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NEXT [re-posted 19 October 2018]
European University Institute, Firenze
Max Weber Fellowships
in the social sciences (economics, law, political science, sociology, history and related fields)
primary: http://www.eui.eu/ServicesAndAdmin/AcademicService/Fellowships/MaxWeberFellowships/Index.aspx
Closing date (annual): mid October 2019?

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[posted 16 March 2019]
The Society for Court Studies
Research and Publication Bursaries
The bursaries are available to all post-graduate and early career (within six years of PhD award) researchers working in the field of court studies in the broadest sense, political, cultural, architectural, military, art, environmental and diplomatic history, and gender studies, across any time period and geographical location.
http://www.courtstudies.org/research-and-publication-bursaries.htm
Closing date: 15 October 2019 (next deadline: 15 March 2020)

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NEXT [re-posted 12 October 2018]
VolkswagenStiftung
‘Freigeist’ Fellowships = ‘Freigeist’ Fellowships
aller wissenschaftlichen Disziplinen, die sich zwischen etablierten Forschungsfeldern bewegen.
primary: https://www.volkswagenstiftung.de/unsere-foerderung/unser-foerderangebot-im-ueberblick/freigeist-fellowships [German] & https://www.volkswagenstiftung.de/en/funding/our-funding-portfolio-at-a-glance/freigeist-fellowships [English]
Closing date: 10 October 2019

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NEXT [re-posted 2 March 2019]
Dumbarton Oaks, Washington D.C.
Dumbarton Oaks Research Library and Collection
One-Month Research Awards
working on research projects in Byzantine studies, Pre-Columbian studies, Garden and Landscape studies, or related fields
primary: https://www.doaks.org/research/support-for-research/one-month-research-awards
Closing date: 1 October 2019 (next closing date: 1 March 2020)

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NEXT [re-posted 2 October 2018]
Harvard Academy for International and Area Studies
Harvard Academy Scholars Program
in the social sciences (including history and law) with a command of the language, history, or culture of non-Western countries or regions
primary: http://www.wcfia.harvard.edu/academy/ & http://www.wcfia.harvard.edu/academy/academy_scholars_program.html
Closing date (annual): 1 October 2019

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[posted 24 April 2019]
European Commission
Marie Skłodowska-Curie Individual Fellowships
https://ec.europa.eu/info/funding-tenders/opportunities/portal/screen/opportunities/topic-details/msca-if-2019;freeTextSearchKeyword=;typeCodes=1;statusCodes=31094501,31094502,31094503;programCode=H2020;programDivisionCode=null;focusAreaCode=null;crossCuttingPriorityCode=null;callCode=H2020-MSCA-IF-2019;sortQuery=openingDate;orderBy=asc;onlyTenders=false;topicListKey=callTopicSearchTableState
Closing date: 11 September 2019

including
Newcastle University – Medieval & Early Modern Studies
https://www.jobs.ac.uk/job/BSD650/marie-sklodowska-curie-individual-fellowships-medieval-and-early-modern-studies
deadline (expressions of interest): 15 June 2019

UCL Institute of Archaeology
https://www.ucl.ac.uk/archaeology/news/2019/apr/marie-sklodowska-curie-individual-fellowship-scheme-2019 & https://atsv7.wcn.co.uk/search_engine/jobs.cgi?amNvZGU9MTgwNTcyNyZ2dF90ZW1wbGF0ZT05NjUmb3duZXI9NTA0MTE3OCZvd25lcnR5cGU9ZmFpciZicmFuZF9pZD0wJnBvc3RpbmdfY29kZT0yMjQ%3D&jcode=1805727&vt_template=965&owner=5041178&ownertype=fair&brand_id=0&posting_code=224
internal deadline: 11 June 2019

Università Ca Foscari Venezia
https://www.unive.it/pag/28536/
including Maritime archaeology
https://euraxess.ec.europa.eu/jobs/406337
&
Ethnology & Prehistory
covering the following topics:
1) Reconstruction of cultural processes, with specific focus on Europe, the Mediterranean world or neighbouring regions;
2) Technological innovation and social change, with specific regard to European or nearby contexts;
3) Human/landscape interactions and their relationships with pivotal social processes, e.g. Neolithization, emergence of metallurgy or of Bronze Age complex societies, with specific regard to European or Mediterranean contexts.
https://euraxess.ec.europa.eu/jobs/406317
&
Nanomaterials (Study of supramolecular association-dissociation behavior in lignin. Structural characterization of archaeological wood materials. Evaluation of ageing processes)
https://euraxess.ec.europa.eu/jobs/406217
&
Art History
covering the following topics:
1) Medieval art
2) Medieval epigraphy and history of writing
3) Animal representation in Medieval art
https://euraxess.ec.europa.eu/jobs/406234
deadline (expressions of interest): 31 May 2019

CARDIFF UNIVERSITY – COLLEGE OF ARTS, HUMANITIES AND SOCIAL SCIENCES, including School of History, Archaeology & Religion
https://euraxess.ec.europa.eu/jobs/402286
primary: https://www.cardiff.ac.uk/jobs/fellowships/marie-skodowska-curie-individual-fellowship
deadline (expressions of interest): 15 May 2019

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[posted 9 May 2019]
University of Exeter
College of Social Sciences and International Studies
“A Sorcerer’s Handbook: Medieval Arabic Magic in Context”
Postdoctoral Research Fellow
https://www.jobs.ac.uk/job/BSD037/postdoctoral-research-fellow
primary: https://jobs.exeter.ac.uk/hrpr_webrecruitment/wrd/run/ETREC107GF.open?VACANCY_ID%3d964314Om49&WVID=3817591jNg&LANG=USA
Closing date: 31 July 2019

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[posted 5 May 2019]
Max Planck Institute for the History of Science
“Knowledge in and of the Anthropocene” (Dept. I)
Postdoctoral Fellow
The research undertaken by the candidate is supposed to critically assess and engage with the shifting material and epistemic cultures of the geological sciences in light of the Anthropocene concept, both in an historical and in contemporary perspective.
https://www.mpiwg-berlin.mpg.de/career
Closing date: 15 June 2019

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[posted 10 April 2019]
Wenner-Gren Foundation
SAPIENS Public Fellowship
one recent PhD, in anthropology or a closely aligned discipline, in a two-year term fellowship at SAPIENS, the Foundation’s online magazine
http://careercenter.aaanet.org/jobs/12171315/wenner-gren-foundation-sapiens-public-fellowship
primary: https://wennergren.smapply.io/prog/sapiens_public_fellowship/
Closing date: 14 June 2019

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[posted 31 March 2019]
Utrecht University
project ‘The Multilingual Dynamics of the Literary Culture of Medieval Flanders, ca 1200 – ca 1500’
two Postdoctoral Researchers
https://www.myscience.org/jobs/id1011914-two_postdoc_positions_the_multilingual_dynamics_of_the_literary_culture_of_medieval_flanders_ca_1200-ca_1500_1_0_fte-utrecht_university
primary: http://ssl1.peoplexs.com/Peoplexs22/CandidatesPortalNoLogin/Vacancy.cfm?PortalID=4124&VacatureID=1035635&Vacancy=Two%20Postdoc%20Positions%20%E2%80%98The%20Multilingual%20Dynamics%20of%20the%20Literary%20Culture%20of%20Medieval%20Flanders,%20ca%201200%20%E2%80%93%20ca%201500%E2%80%99%20(1.0%20FTE)
Closing date: 11 June 2019

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[posted 31 March 2019]
Corpus Christi College – Cambridge
Visiting Fellowships
https://www.jobs.ac.uk/job/BRD066/visiting-fellowships
primary: https://www.corpus.cam.ac.uk/about-corpus/people/vacancies
Closing date: 6 June 2019

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[posted 7 May 2019]
Università degli Studi di Messina
26 fellowships
including L-OR/03 – DIP. CIVILTÀ ANTICHE E MODERNE = ASSIRIOLOGIA
https://euraxess.ec.europa.eu/jobs/405324
primary: https://www.unime.it/it/node/115808
&
[posted 12 May 2019]
22 fellowships
including SC 10/D1 – SSD L-ANT/03 – DIP. CIVILTÀ ANTICHE E MODERNE
https://euraxess.ec.europa.eu/jobs/405325
primary: https://www.unime.it/it/node/115812
Closing date: 3 June 2019

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[posted 1 May 2019]
University of Groningen
Rosalind Franklin Fellowships for female academics
https://www.rug.nl/about-us/work-with-us/rff/ & https://www.rug.nl/about-us/work-with-us/rff/requirements-application/
including
Faculty of Arts
Rosalind Franklin Tenure Track Professorship (3 positions) for female academics
fields of Arts & Cognition, History, and Linguistics are especially welcome
https://www.academictransfer.com/en/54399/rosalind-franklin-tenure-track-professorship-faculty-of-arts-30-fte/
primary: https://www.rug.nl/about-us/work-with-us/job-opportunities/overview?details=00347-02S00071MP
Closing date: 2 June 2019

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[posted 11 February 2019]
musée du quai Branly – Jacques Chirac
Prix de thèse 2019
à deux thèses de doctorat; dans les domaines des arts occidentaux et extra-occidentaux, des patrimoines matériels et immatériels, des institutions muséales et de leurs collections, de la technologie et de la culture matérielle. Les disciplines concernées sont l’anthropologie, l’ethnomusicologie, l’histoire de l’art, l’histoire, l’archéologie, les arts du spectacle et la sociologie.
https://respatrimoni.wordpress.com/2019/02/10/grant-prix-de-these-2019-musee-du-quai-branly-jacques-chirac/
primary: http://www.quaibranly.fr/fr/recherche-scientifique/activites/bourses-et-prix-de-these/prix-de-these/
Closing date: 1 June 2019

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Archives:

https://archpostgrad.wordpress.com/2018/01/01/postdoc-programmes-archives-2019/

https://archpostgrad.wordpress.com/2017/01/02/postdoc-programmes-archives-2018/

https://archpostgrad.wordpress.com/2016/01/10/postdoc-programmes-archives-2017/

https://archpostgrad.wordpress.com/2015/01/03/postdoc-programmes-archives-2016/
https://archpostgrad.wordpress.com/2014/01/01/postdoc-programmes-archives-2015/
https://archpostgrad.wordpress.com/2013/12/01/postdoc-programmes-archives-2014/
https://archpostgrad.wordpress.com/2012/12/04/postdoc-programmes-archives-2013/
https://archpostgrad.wordpress.com/2011/08/01/postdoc-programmes-archives/ [2011-2012]

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Open after start of review (in descending order)
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[posted 13 March 2019]
Penn State University
Penn State Humanities Institute
Humanities in the World
up to four newly available Post-doctoral Fellowships
http://www.academia.edu/Jobs/10446/Pennsylvania-State-University/Post-Doctoral-Fellow-Humanities
primary: https://psu.jobs/job/86144
Closing date: open until filled (review of applications will begin 25 March 2019)

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[posted 31 December 2018]
Creighton University
Honors Post-Doctoral Fellowship in the Humanities
The successful candidate should be able to teach Honors 100 (ancient thought and the beginnings of the Christian intellectual tradition).
https://chroniclevitae.com/jobs/0000462606-01
primary: https://creighton.referrals.selectminds.com/jobs/honors-post-doctoral-fellowship-in-the-humanities-1100
Closing date: open until filled (review of applications will begin 16 January 2019)

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[posted 31 December 2018]
Amherst College
Center for Humanistic Inquiry (CHI)
CHI Fellows and visiting lecturers
the theme of “Home.” We invite applications from scholars whose research takes up some aspect of our theme (described in more detail below) from a humanistic perspective.
primary: https://apply.interfolio.com/58708
Closing date: open until filled (review of applications will begin 15 January 2019)

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[posted 12 September 2018]
Columbia University
Center for Science and Society
postdoctoral research scholar/scientist or associate research scholar/scientist
up to three interdisciplinary postdoctoral positions in the Presidential Scholars in Society and Neuroscience program for researchers who have earned the doctorate, or its equivalent, in (1) a humanities, arts, or social science discipline ― such as psychology, psychiatry, public health, law, history, economics, literature, political science, philosophy, anthropology, sociology, journalism, music and the arts ― and who have extensive acquaintance with, and critical understanding of, neuroscience research; OR (2) neuroscience or a related discipline in the natural sciences and who have extensive acquaintance with, and critical understanding of, another discipline in the arts, humanities, or social sciences.
primary: http://academicjobs.columbia.edu/applicants/Central?quickFind=66881
Closing date: open until filled (review of applications will begin 26 November 2018)

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