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Postdoc opportunities in archaeology

Closing date not specified (ordered by post date)

[posted 19 June 2018]
Middle East Technical University
project “NEOGENE: Archaeogenomic analysis of genetic and cultural interactions in Neolithic Anatolian societies”
Postdoc and PhD positions in archaeogenomics, population genetics, bioarchaeology, and archaeological modeling
https://euraxess.ec.europa.eu/jobs/316942
primary: https://blog.metu.edu.tr/neogene/2018/06/06/postdoc_phd_positions/
Closing date: open until filled (posted 6 June 2018)

[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)

[posted 22 November 2017]
Max Planck Institute for the Science of Human History
Transmission, Infection, Diversification & Evolution Group (TIDE)
1) “Epidemic dynamics of ancient disease outbreaks”
one PhD and one Postdoctoral position
http://www.shh.mpg.de/677033/TIDE
2) The “phylodynamics” of language evolution
one PhD and one Postdoctoral position
Closing date: not specified (posted November 2017)

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NEXT [re-posted 16 May 2018]
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)

NEXT [re-posted 1 February 2018]
Society for the Study of the Crusades and the Latin East (SSCLE)
ANNUAL BERNARD HAMILTON ESSAY PRIZE
The essay should be on any aspect of history, art history or archaeology of the Crusader period or otherwise relating to Crusader studies.
primary: http://sscle.slu.edu/home
Closing date: 1 December 2018?

[posted 26 June 2018]
Uppsala University
Department of Archaeology and Ancient History
project “Contesting Marginality: The Boreal Forest of Inland Scandinavia and the Worlds Outside, AD – 1500 AD”
Postdoctoral Research Fellow in palaeoecology
compile and study existing and new pollen archives in combination with studies of current vegetation in boreal forest environments.
https://www.myscience.org/jobs/id896030-postdoctoral_research_fellow_in_palaeoecology_in_the_research_project_contesting_marginality_the_boreal_forest_of_inland_scandinavia_and_the_worlds_o-uppsala_university
primary: http://www.uu.se/en/about-uu/join-us/details/?positionId=216963
https://euraxess.ec.europa.eu/jobs/319181
Closing date: 31 October 2018

[posted 14 June 2018]
University of Oxford
Faculty of Oriental Studies
Wainwright Postdoctoral Research Fellow
The Fellow will carry out a significant piece of publishable research into the non-classical archaeology (not literary or philological studies) of any country or countries of Northern Africa and the Near East (from Morocco to Afghanistan).
https://www.myscience.org/jobs/id889890-wainwright_postdoctoral_research_fellow-university_of_oxford
primary: https://www.recruit.ox.ac.uk/pls/hrisliverecruit/erq_jobspec_details_form.jobspec?p_id=135292
Wainwright Early Career Fellow
The Fellow will carry out research into the non-classical archaeology (not literary or philological studies) of any country or countries of Northern Africa and the Near East (from Morocco to Afghanistan).
https://www.myscience.org/jobs/id889891-wainwright_early_career_fellow-university_of_oxford
primary: https://www.recruit.ox.ac.uk/pls/hrisliverecruit/erq_jobspec_details_form.jobspec?p_id=135291
Closing date: 1 October 2018

[posted 4 July 2018]
University of Oklahoma
Department of Anthropology
Laboratories of Molecular Anthropology and Microbiome Research
Post-Doctoral Researcher
project entitled “Quantifying and Qualifying the Influence of Standard Laboratory Procedures on Aged, Degraded, and/or Low Copy Number DNA”, as well as to various on-going ancient DNA projects.
http://www.physanth.org/jobs/1596/
primary: https://ou.taleo.net/careersection/2/jobdetail.ftl?job=181188&tz=GMT-05%3A00
Closing date: open until filled (review of applications will begin 1 September 2018)

[posted 29 June 2018]
UiT The Arctic University of Norway
project “TerrACE – Terrace Archaeology and Culture in Europe”
Postdoctoral Fellow
This project will employ both new and traditional geoarchaeological techniques (aDNA, OSL, cosmogenics, phytoliths, soil C, soil micromorphology and remote sensing) on deep soil sequences from agricultural terraces and lynchets in Norway, Britain, Belgium, France, Italy and Greece.
https://euraxess.ec.europa.eu/jobs/319916
primary: https://www.jobbnorge.no/en/available-jobs/job/154713/postdoctoral-fellow-at-the-tromsoe-university-museum
Closing date: 1 September 2018

NEW [posted 9 July 2018]
Institute of Human Paleoecology and Social Evolution (IPHES)
project PALEODEM, “Late Glacial and Postglacial Population History and Cultural Transmission in Iberia (c.15,000-8000 cal BP)”
Post-doctoral position in Network analysis and modelling
https://euraxess.ec.europa.eu/jobs/322697
Closing date: 31 August 2018

[posted 7 July 2018]
University of Bergen (UiB)
SapienCE (CoE) project
Postdoctoral Fellow in regional climate modeling and analysis
The selected candidate will develop and conduct innovative regional climate modeling experiments, which will allow for a more robust understanding of local-regional scale climate conditions over Southern Africa ~100-50 ka. Furthermore, the fellow will, through collaborations with other researchers at the centre, help elucidate the crucial links between climate reconstructions, archaeological evidence and early human behaviour.
https://www.jobbnorge.no/en/available-jobs/job/155428/postdoctoral-fellow-position-in-regional-climate-modeling-and-analysis
Closing date: 20 August 2018

NEW [posted 13 July 2018]
University of Exeter
College of Life and Environmental Sciences
Postdoctoral Research Associate
The successful applicant will establish ecological baselines for degraded Andean forests and assess resilience to environmental change and human disturbance.  The post will include research to contribute to the palaeoecological component of the project including reconstruction of vegetation change and fire regimes over the past 20,000 years using pollen, charcoal, and sediment analyses on lake and soil sediment cores.
https://www.jobs.ac.uk/job/BLG092/postdoctoral-research-associate/
primary: https://jobs.exeter.ac.uk/hrpr_webrecruitment/wrd/run/ETREC107GF.open?VACANCY_ID=082987MAdw&WVID=3817591jNg&LANG=USA
Closing date: 12 August 2018

NEW [posted 13 July 2018]
University of Bradford
Faculty of Life Sciences, School of Archaeological and Forensic Sciences
Lost Frontiers project
1) Mesolithic/Neolithic Research Assistant
fitting the project’s results into the wider context of the Mesolithic and Neolithic periods of the UK and North-West Europe. Collating data from a variety of different sources, including from geophysical surveys, environmental analysis and computersimulations, and presenting this data within the context of early Holocene North-West Europe.
https://www.jobs.ac.uk/job/BLG292/mesolithic-neolithic-research-assistant/
primary: http://jobs.bradford.ac.uk/HR0062195
2) Environmental Modelling Research Assistant
collating existing multi-proxy environmental data into models that can be used by our computer simulation team.
https://www.jobs.ac.uk/job/BLG393/environmental-modelling-research-assistant/
primary: http://jobs.bradford.ac.uk/HR0062203
3) Seismic Mapping Research Associate
collating existing seismic maps of the Holocene landscape of Doggerland as well as producing new maps from recently acquired seismic data.
https://www.jobs.ac.uk/job/BLF890/seismic-mapping-research-associate/
primary: http://jobs.bradford.ac.uk/HR0062194
Closing date: 11 August 2018

[posted 19 June 2018]
University of Cambridge
Project “Contexts of and Relations between Early Writing Systems (CREWS)
CREWS Visiting Fellowship Scheme
Visiting Fellowship focused on the study of ancient writing systems
primary: https://crewsproject.wordpress.com/visiting-fellowship-scheme/
Closing date: 10 August 2018

NEW [posted 11 July 2018]
University of Oxford
Faculty of Classics, Ioannou Centre for Classical and Byzantine Studies
project “Anachronism and Antiquity”
Research Assistant
https://www2.uni-erfurt.de/pipermail/antike/20180709/001851.html
primary: http://www.recruit.ox.ac.uk/pls/hrisliverecruit/erq_jobspec_details_form.jobspec?p_id=135862
Closing date: 6 August 2018

NEW [posted 11 July 2018]
Deutsches Archäologisches Institut (DAI)
Wissenschaftliche/r Mitarbeiter/in an der RGK
im Bereich der wissenschaftlichen Fundanalyse, non- und minimal-invasiver Landschaftsarchäologie und Archäometrie; im Fach Ur- und Frühgeschichte
https://www.dainst.org/karriere/stellenangebote/wissenschaft/-/asset_publisher/3LeVsqoiJRaK/content/wissenschaftliche-r-mitarbeiter-in-an-der-rgk-kennziffer-22-2018-
Closing date: 31 July 2018

[posted 21 June 2018]
Austrian Academy of Sciences
The Austrian Archaeological Institute (ÖAI)
research group „Archaeological Building Research and Cultural Heritage“
Senior-Post-Doc-Position
in archaeological building research
https://euraxess.ec.europa.eu/jobs/317348
Closing date: 31 July 2018

[posted 28 June 2018]
Austrian Academy of Sciences
The Institute for Oriental and European Archaeology (OREA)
Project “Beyond Politics: Material Culture in Second Intermediate Period Egypt and Nubia”
Post-doc position
It is expected the successful applicant will conduct research on a region in Egypt or Nubia related to the aims of the project. Beyond Politics is a project devoted to understanding regional developments of material culture in the SIP beyond the political paradigm.
https://euraxess.ec.europa.eu/jobs/319708
Closing date: 28 July 2018

NEW [posted 8 July 2018]
Polish Academy of Sciences
Tadeusz Manteuffel Institute History
Research Associate
in medieval history.
https://euraxess.ec.europa.eu/jobs/318088
Closing date: 26 July 2018

[posted 4 July 2018]
Gemäldegalerie, die Skulpturensammlung, das Kupferstichkabinett und das Kunstgewerbemuseum der Staatlichen Museen zu Berlin – Preußischer Kulturbesitz
Ausstellung „Spätgotik“ (Arbeitstitel)
wissenschaftliche/r Mitarbeiter/in
der Kunstgeschichte, idealerweise mit dem Schwerpunkt spätgotische Kunst nördlich der Alpen
http://www.preussischer-kulturbesitz.de/stellenanzeige/article/2018/07/2/job-wissenschaftlicher-mitarbeiterin-1.html
Closing date: 23 July 2018

[posted 23 June 2018]
University of Cambridge
Oxford History of the Archaic Greek World project
Research Associate
in Greek history or archaeology
https://www.myscience.org/jobs/id894580-research_associate_fixed_term-university_of_cambridge
primary: http://www.jobs.cam.ac.uk/job/17743/
Closing date: 23 July 2018

[posted 4 July 2018]
Universität Regensburg
FAKULTÄT FÜR KUNST-, GESCHICHTS- UND GESELLSCHAFTSWISSENSCHAFTEN
Lehrstuhl für Alte Geschichte
Wissenschaftliche Mitarbeiterin / Wissenschaftlicher Mitarbeiter
im Bereich der Alten Geschichte
https://www2.uni-erfurt.de/pipermail/antike/20180704/001845.html
Closing date: 20 July 2018

[posted 3 July 2018]
Università degli Studi di Siena
Dipartimento SFTA
“Database of geological 1.10.000 scale map of the Grosseto Metalliferous Hills technological and archaeological Park”
https://euraxess.ec.europa.eu/jobs/320944
Closing date: 19 July 2018

[posted 4 July 2018]
Christian-Albrechts-Universität zu Kiel
Institut für Klassische Altertumskunde
Abteilung Alte Geschichte
wissenschaftliche/r Mitarbeiterin/ Mitarbeiter
mit Zielrichtung Habilitation; in Alter Geschichte (idealerweise in Kombination mit einem weiteren altertumswissenschaftlichen Fach. Interessenschwerpunkte in einem (oder mehreren) der folgenden Themenbereiche: Kulturkontakte zwischen Orient und Mittelmeerraum in der Klassischen Antike; Griechische Geschichte; Epigraphik; antike Wirtschafts- und Sozialgeschichte.
https://www.uni-kiel.de/personal/de/stellen/extern/wiss
Closing date: 17 July 2018

[posted 6 July 2018]
Universitat de Barcelona
Project ARTSOUNDSCAPES “The sound of special places: exploring rock art soundscapes and the sacred”
Junior Post-doctoral Researcher in Archaeoacoustics
https://euraxess.ec.europa.eu/jobs/322161
Closing date: 16 July 2018

[posted 4 July 2018]
Museum für Islamische Kunst der Staatlichen Museen zu Berlin – Preußischer Kulturbesitz
wissenschaftliche/r Mitarbeiter/in
im Fach Islamische Kunstgeschichte bzw. Islamische Archäologie
http://www.preussischer-kulturbesitz.de/stellenanzeige/article/2018/07/2/job-wissenschaftlicher-mitarbeiterin-2.html
Closing date: 16 July 2018

[posted 30 June 2018]
Università degli Studi di Sassari
“Nuragic Archaeology. A database and handbook construction for dissemination”
in the fields of later prehistory, specifically of Sardinia and Mediterranean area
https://euraxess.ec.europa.eu/jobs/320283
primary: https://www.uniss.it/bandi/bando-n-1-assegno-di-ricerca-presso-il-dipartimento-di-scienze-umanistiche-e-sociali-resp-scientifico-la-profssa-anna-depalmas
Closing date: 16 July 2018

[posted 12 June 2018]
Queen’s University Belfast
School of Natural and Built Environment
PERICLES project
Research Fellow
in maritime cultural heritage, cultural geography and research methods and techniques; to undertake research and fieldwork focusing on project deliverables tasked to Queen’s University Belfast through the PERICLES programme. This project aims to develop effective mitigation options to ensure cultural heritage preservation by mapping, characterising and assessing the risks facing cultural heritage.
https://www.jobs.ac.uk/job/BKL881/research-fellow/
primary: https://hrwebapp.qub.ac.uk/tlive_webrecruitment/wrd/run/ETREC107GF.open?VACANCY_ID=1497379es0&WVID=6273090Lgx&LANG=USA
Closing date: 16 July 2018

[posted 3 July 2018]
Università degli Studi di Siena
Dipartimento di Scienze storiche e dei beni culturali
progetto “Caratterizzazione ed evoluzione delle pratiche di sfruttamento animale nella Toscana meridionale durante il Medioevo (VII – XII secolo d.C.)”
primary: https://www.unisi.it/albo_pretorio/bandi/concorsi_interni/conferimento-di-1-assegno-di-ricerca-ssd-l-ant08-archeologia-11
Closing date: 15 July 2018

[posted 19 June 2018]
University of Toronto Mississauga
Department of Visual Studies
postdoctoral fellowship in medieval art, with a focus on Digital Humanities and web-based technologies.
https://medievalartresearch.com/2018/06/18/job-postdoctoral-fellowship-in-medieval-art-and-digital-humanities-toronto/
Closing date: 15 July 2018

[posted 13 June 2018]
University of Cambridge
McDonald Institute for Archaeological Research
Postdoctoral Research Associate in ancient and historical land use, water use and water management in India
The Research Associate will collect data on ancient and historical land cover, crop use/diversity, water availability and water use in northwest India (Haryana, Punjab and northern Rajasthan) and south India (Telangana and Andhra Pradesh) by compiling available archaeological, palaeoclimate and historical data sets.
http://www.jobs.cam.ac.uk/job/17833/
Closing date: 15 July 2018

[posted 14 May 2018]
Laboratoire de Géologie de Lyon
Post-doctoral researcher on “Early bullion and Athenian imitation owls”
Isotopes (silver and lead) and trace elements analysis of Hacksilber (cut pieces of silver) hoards and non-Attic silver owls
https://euraxess.ec.europa.eu/jobs/305559
Closing date: 14 July 2018

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[posted 6 June 2018]
Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT)
Departments of Earth, Atmospheric and Planetary Sciences & Materials Science and Engineering
Postdoc in Archaeology and Geoscience
focused on river systems and agriculture in the ancient Amazon Basin.
https://csdms.colorado.edu/wiki/Jobs:Job-00707
Closing date: open until filled (review of applications will begin 15 June 2018)

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[posted 2 June 2018]
Yale University
Post-Doctoral Fellow in Native American Art and Curation
http://careercenter.aaanet.org/jobs/11115785/post-doctoral-fellow-in-native-american-art-and-curation
Closing date: open until filled (posted 1 June 2018)

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[posted 28 March 2018]
Pennsylvania State University
Postdoctoral Teaching Fellow in Anthropology
primary: https://psu.jobs/job/77888
Closing date: open until filled (posted 26 March 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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[posted 22 September 2017]
Folger Institute
Folger Shakespeare Library
“Before ‘Farm to Table’: Early Modern Foodways and Cultures”
three post-doctoral fellows
in early modern (c. 1450-1750) studies; specific disciplines may include art history, anthropology, food studies, history, literature, philosophy.
https://www.h-net.org/jobs/job_display.php?id=55616
Closing date: not specified (posted 21 September 2017)

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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 10 December 2016]
Tulane University
English Department of the School of Liberal Arts
Mellon Postdoctoral Fellow in the Humanities
Preference may be given to applicants who intend to make use of Tulane’s and New Orleans’ rich cultural and archival resources, such as the Amistad Research Center, The New Orleans Center for the Gulf South, the Hogan Jazz Archive, the Newcomb Center for Research on Women, the Southeastern Architectural Archive, the Latin American Library, the Historic New Orleans Collection, the Louisiana State Museum, and the archives of the New Orleans Public Library.
https://chroniclevitae.com/jobs/0000344824-01
primary: https://apply.interfolio.com/39513
Closing date: open until filled (review of applications begins immediately; posted 29 November 2016)

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[posted 17 October 2016]
The American University in Cairo
Core Postdoctoral Teaching Fellows
in any of the following disciplines: Anthropology; Arab and Islamic History; Archaeology; Astronomy; Biology; Chemistry; Economics; Egyptology; Geology; History and Philosophy of Science; Mathematics; Philosophy; Physics; Psychology; Sociology.
https://chroniclevitae.com/jobs/0000336036-01
primary: https://aucegypt.interviewexchange.com/jobofferdetails.jsp?JOBID=77312
Closing date: open until filled (review of applications begins immediately; posted 4 October 2016)

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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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NEXT [re-posted 2 February 2018]
Pontifical Institute of Mediaeval Studies (PIMS)
Post-doctoral Mellon Fellowships
http://www.pims.ca/academics/post-doctoral-mellon-fellowships
Closing date: 1 February 2019 (annual)

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NEXT [re-posted 2 February 2018]
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 2019 (annual)

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NEXT [re-posted 2 February 2018]
University of Cincinnati
Classics Department
Tytus Summer Residency Program & Tytus Fellowship Program
primary: http://classics.uc.edu/index.php/tytusinfo
Closing date: 1 February 2019 (annual)

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NEXT [re-posted 2 February 2018]
The American Center for Oriental Research (ACOR)
ACOR FELLOWSHIPS
https://www.acorjordan.org/2018-19-acor-fellowships/
Closing date: 1 February 2019? (annual)

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NEXT [re-posted 1 February 2018]
ARTES: Iberian & Latin American Visual Culture Group
1) Artes Coll & Cortés Travel Scholarships
working on any aspect of Spanish, Portuguese or Latin American visual culture before 1800
https://artes-uk.org/2014/01/01/artes-coll-cortes-travel-scholarships/
2) ARTES Coll & Cortés Scholarships for PhD or post-doc students in Spain, Portugal or Latin America
working on any aspect of Spanish, Portuguese or Latin American visual culture before 1800
https://artes-uk.org/2014/01/01/artes-coll-cortes-scholarships-for-phd-or-post-doc-students-in-spain-portugal-or-latin-america/
Closing date: 31 January 2019 (annual)

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[posted 6 June 2018]
VolkswagenStiftung
“Original – isn’t it?” New Options for the Humanities and Cultural Studies”
post-doctoral researchers/project teams in Germany; possible to include international cooperation partners
https://www.volkswagenstiftung.de/en/funding/our-funding-portfolio-at-a-glance/original-%E2%80%93-isn-t-it-new-options-for-the-humanities-and-cultural-studies
Closing date: 14 November 2018

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[posted 4 July 2018]
Princeton University
Princeton Institute for International and Regional Studies (PIIRS)
Fung Global Fellows Program
During the academic year 2019-20, the Fung Global Fellows Program theme will be “Thinking Globally.”  How people have thought about the planet has informed the institutions, norms, and policies that have pulled it together and torn it apart.
http://careercenter.aaanet.org/jobs/11216979/fung-global-fellows-program
primary: http://piirs.princeton.edu/funggfp/call-applications
Closing date: 9 November 2018

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NEXT [re-posted 7 November 2017]
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: http://sarweb.org/index.php?resident_scholars
Closing date: November 2018 (annual = first Monday of November)

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NEXT [re-posted 4 November 2017]
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: 2 November 2018? (annual)

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NEXT [re-posted 2 November 2017]
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 2018 (annual?)

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NEXT [re-posted 2 November 2017]
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 2018 (annual?)

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NEXT [re-posted 11 January 2018]
Leiden University, Leiden University Medical Centre, Erasmus University Rotterdam, Erasmus Medical Centre and Delft University of Technology.
LEaDing Fellows Postdoc programme
including
Leiden University Faculties of Archeology, Humanities, Law, Science, and Social and Behavioural Sciences
http://leadingfellows.eu/apply/calls/ & https://www.universiteitleiden.nl/en/vacancies/2017-2/kwartaal4/16-448-leading-fellows-postdoc-programme-jobs-vacancies
Closing date: 31 October 2018

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NEXT [re-posted 1 November 2017]
Humboldt Foundation
Georg Forster-Forschungspreis = Georg Forster Research Award
The Georg Forster Research Award is granted in recognition of a researcher’s entire achievements to date to academics of all disciplines whose fundamental discoveries, new theories, or insights have had a significant impact on their own discipline and beyond and who are expected to continue developing research-based solutions to the specific challenges facing transition and developing countries. Nominees must be nationals of a developing or transition country (excluding People’s Republic of China and India.
primary: https://www.humboldt-foundation.de/web/georg-forster-award.html
Closing date: 31 October 2018 (annual)

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NEXT [re-posted 27 October 2017]
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): 25 October 2018?

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[posted 19 June 2018]
University of Pennsylvania
Wolf Humanities Center (formerly Penn Humanities Forum)
five (5) one-year Andrew W. Mellon Postdoctoral Fellowships
For the 2019-20 academic year, our topic will be KINSHIP
https://wolfhumanities.upenn.edu/fellowships/andrew-w-mellon-postdoctoral-fellowship-humanities
Closing date: 15 October 2018

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[posted 29 May 2018]
CARL & MARILYNN THOMA ART FOUNDATION
Marilynn Thoma Fellowship
in the field of Spanish Colonial art
Research and Travel Awards in Spanish Colonial Art
https://artes-uk.org/2018/05/24/fellowships-for-spanish-colonial-art/
primary: https://thomafoundation.slideroom.com/#/Login
Closing date: 15 October 2018

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NEXT [re-posted 14 October 2017]
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: 11 October 2018 (next closing date: 10 October 2019)

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NEXT [re-posted 2 March 2018]
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 2018 (next closing date: 1 March 2019)

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NEXT [re-posted 2 October 2017]
Leibniz-WissenschaftsCampus: Byzantium between orient and occident
Wolfgang Fritz Volbach-Fellowship
The fellowship reaches out to foreign fellows with a doctoral degree who work in a field related to the subject of the Leibniz-WissenschaftsCampus: Byzantium between orient and occident. The invitation consists of a one month research residence with full access to libraries, academic infrastructure and participation in interdisciplinary exchange.
http://www.byzanz-mainz.de/en/fellowship/
Closing date: 1 October 2018

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NEXT [re-posted 2 October 2017]
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 2018

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[posted 17 June 2018]
Koninklijke Bibliotheek (KB), National Library of the Netherlands
Researcher-in-residence program
early career social scientist, data scientist, computer scientist, humanities scholar; in the fields of Dutch history, culture and society.
https://www.kb.nl/organisatie/vacatures-en-stages/researcher-in-residence
Closing date: 30 September 2018

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[posted 31 January 2018]
Marie Skłodowska-Curie actions
Individual Fellowships
https://ec.europa.eu/research/participants/portal/desktop/en/opportunities/h2020/topics/msca-if-2018.html [Planned opening date 12 April 2018]
Closing date: 12 September 2018

including

Università Ca’ Foscari Venezia – Prehistory/Protohistory
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/310403
primary: http://www.unive.it/pag/28536/
deadline for expressions of interest: 15 June 2018

Newcastle University – Gender Research Group (GRG)
deadline for expressions of interest: 15 June 2018

UCL Institute of Archaeology
http://www.ucl.ac.uk/archaeology/news-events/archaeology-news-publication/marie-curie-fellowships-2018
deadline for expressions of interest: 12 June 2018

Newcastle University – Medieval and Early Modern Studies Faculty Research Group
deadline for expressions of interest: 1 June 2018

University of Oulu
http://www.oulu.fi/university/msca-if
including
“Daily and afterlife of children (1500–1900): New perspectives in identifying childhood in the past”
http://www.oulu.fi/university/node/51979
&
“Domestication in Action – Tracing Archaeological Markers of Human-Animal Interaction”
http://www.oulu.fi/university/node/51973
deadline for expressions of interest: 18 May 2018?

Universidad de Navarra, ICS (Instituto Cultura y Sociedad)
http://www.academia.edu/Jobs/9502/Universidad-de-Navarra/ICS-Instituto-Cultura-y-Sociedad-/ATTRACTING-TALENT-SESSIONS-2018
primary: https://www.unav.edu/en/web/instituto-cultura-y-sociedad/unav-msca-2018
deadline for expressions of interest: 30 April 2018

Cardiff University, College of Arts, Humanities and Social Sciences
https://euraxess.ec.europa.eu/jobs/287779
deadline for expressions of interest: 22 April 2018 (i.e. extended from 15 April 2018)

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[posted 11 February 2018]
Volkswagen Foundation
Post-doctoral Fellowships in the Humanities at Universities and Research Institutes in the U.S. and Germany
primary: https://www.volkswagenstiftung.de/en/funding/our-funding-portfolio-at-a-glance/fellowships-humanities.html
including
Postdoctoral Fellowship at the Commission for Ancient History and Epigraphy Munich
https://www.dainst.org/dai/presse/nachricht/-/asset_publisher/XV2P83pNHjQz/content/postdoctoral-fellowship-at-the-commission-for-ancient-history-and-epigraphy-munich
Closing date: 11 September 2018

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[posted 13 June 2018]
Österreichische Akademie der Wissenschaften
ATHEN-Stipendien
Austrian and Austria-based scholars: hoch qualifizierten Doktorand/inn/en und Wissenschaftler/inne/n in den Bereichen Prähistorische und Klassische Archäologie, Alte Geschichte, Epigraphik, Numismatik, Philologie, antike Baugeschichte, Byzantinistik und Neogräzistik
https://www.oeaw.ac.at/oeai/das-institut/karriere-und-ausbildung/stipendien/
Closing date: 10 September 2018

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[posted 4 June 2018]
All Souls College
Visiting Fellowships 2019 – 2020
https://www.jobs.ac.uk/job/BKG887/visiting-fellowships-2019-2020/
primary: http://www.asc.ox.ac.uk/news/visiting-fellowships-2019-20
Closing date: 24 August 2018

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[posted 2 May 2018]
Macquarie University
Research Fellowship
https://www.mq.edu.au/research/research-funding-and-grant-opportunities/fellowship-and-grant-opportunities/internal_funding/mq-research-fellowships
Closing date: 20 August 2018

Department of Ancient History
https://www2.uni-erfurt.de/pipermail/antike/20180501/001802.html
expressions of interest: 9 May 2018

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[posted 31 May 2018]
Stockholm University
Postdoctoral fellows (3-5) with orientation toward environmental research in human science (humanities, law, social science)
https://www.myscience.org/jobs/id883822-postdoctoral_fellows_3-5_with_orientation_toward_environmental_research_in_human_science_humanities_law_social_science-stockholm_university
primary: https://www.su.se/english/about/working-at-su/jobs?rmpage=job&rmjob=5924&rmlang=UK
Closing date: 1 August 2018

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[posted 28 June 2018]
University of Queensland
Institute for Advanced Studies in the Humanities (IASH)
Postdoctoral Research Fellow
in a range of humanities disciplines, with particular strengths in Intellectual and Literary History, History of Science, History of Religion, History of Sexuality, Critical and Cultural Studies, and Asian Digital Cultures.
https://www.myscience.org/jobs/id897101-postdoctoral_research_fellow-university_of_queensland-brisbane
primary: http://jobs.uq.edu.au/caw/en/job/504580/postdoctoral-research-fellow
Closing date: 27 July 2018

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[posted 27 June 2018]
University of Oxford
Bodleian Libraries
Centre for Digital Scholarship, Bodleian Special Collections
Postdoctoral Research Fellowship in archives and digital humanities
in a relevant digital or historical field, for example: digital history, digital media, digital cultural heritage, digital collections, 19th-century archives, life-writing, political history, social history
https://www.myscience.org/jobs/id896151-postdoctoral_research_fellow-university_of_oxford
primary: https://www.recruit.ox.ac.uk/pls/hrisliverecruit/erq_jobspec_version_4.jobspec?p_id=135333
Closing date: 25 July 2018

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[posted 25 April 2018]
Fondazione 1563 per l’Arte e la Cultura of the Compagnia di San Paolo
Fellowships on the Age and the Culture of Baroque
https://artes-uk.org/2018/04/25/fellowship-rosaria-cigliano-fellowships-at-the-fondazione-1563/
primary: http://www.fondazione1563.it/chi-siamo/borse-studi-umanistici/procedure-in-corso/borse-di-alti-studi-2018/#
Closing date: 22 July 2018

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[posted 7 July 2018]
University of Nottingham
Institute for Name-Studies
Research Fellow
in onomastics, English or another language, history, linguistics, archaeology, historical geography or other appropriate subject.
https://www.myscience.org/jobs/id900848-research_fellow-institute_for_name-studies_fixed-term_part-time-university_of_nottingham
primary: https://www.nottingham.ac.uk/jobs/currentvacancies/cat/ref/ARTS238718
Closing date: 20 July 2018

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[posted 15 June 2018]
Lincoln College, Oxford University
Shuffrey Junior Research Fellowship in Architectural History
in any area of architectural history from AD 600 to the present time.
https://www.jobs.ac.uk/job/BKO459/shuffrey-junior-research-fellowship-in-architectural-history/
primary: http://www.lincoln.ox.ac.uk/Vacancies
Closing date: 16 July 2018

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[posted 14 June 2018]
Durham University
School of Modern Languages and Cultures – Zurbarán Centre for Spanish and Latin American Art
Assistant Professor (Research): Pemberton Fellowship for the Study of Spanish Art
in Spanish and/or Neapolitan Art of the early modern period (1550-1750)
https://www.jobs.ac.uk/job/BKN702/assistant-professor-research-pemberton-fellowship-for-the-study-of-spanish-art/
primary: https://recruitment.durham.ac.uk/pls/corehrrecruit/erq_jobspec_details_form.jobspec?p_id=014365
Closing date: 16 July 2018

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NEW [posted 8 July 2018]
Bibliotheca Hertziana – Max Planck Institute for Art History
doctoral and postdoctoral positions for art historians
Connections to the department’s current core subjects of research are welcome, which are: the history of art of Southern Italy from the Middle Ages to early modern times, particularly Naples, episteme of cartography, and film.
https://medievalartresearch.com/2018/07/07/phd-postdoctoral-positions-bibliotheca-hertziana-rome-deadline-15-july-2018/
primary: http://www.biblhertz.it/en/news/fellowships-and-job-postings/phd-and-postdoc-positions/
Closing date: 15 July 2018

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Archives:

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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