Posdoc in Near Eastern Archaeology (Oxford, UK)
- This might be of interest to some. Deadline 18 June 2010. More details are on the web site: http://krc.orient.ox.ac.uk/wainwright/fellowship.html
If you have any queries, please contact the Secretary of the Wainwright Fund (wainwright.fund@...), NOT me.
Dr Mark Nesbitt
Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew
Surrey TW9 3AB
UNIVERSITY OF OXFORD - FACULTY OF ORIENTAL STUDIES
Gerald Averay Wainwright Post-doctoral Research Fellowship in Near Eastern Archaeology
Salary in the first 3 points of Grade 7: £28,983 - £30,747 per annum
On behalf of the Board of the Gerald Averay Wainwright Fund, the Faculty of Oriental Studies intends to appoint to a post-doctoral research fellowship in Near-Eastern Archaeology with effect from 1 October 2010 or as soon as possible thereafter. The appointment will be for one year in the first instance but may be extended for a further two years subject to the availability of funding and to satisfactory review.
The Fellowship is intended to enable the post-holder to 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). In addition to the salary, up to £2,500 per annum may be claimed in research expenses.
Candidates should be in possession of a doctoral degree in a relevant field by 30 June 2010. The closing date for applications and for receipt of letters from two referees is Friday 18 June 2010. Applications should be sent to the Secretary to the Wainwright Fund, The Khalili Research Centre, University of Oxford, 3 St. John Street, Oxford OX1 2LG by e-mail only to wainwright.fund@.... Full details and an application form must be obtained from the Wainwright website at www.wainwrightfund.org.uk.