Saturday, November 19, 2011

Research Fellow in Roman Port Studies at University of Southampton, UK 2011

Research Fellow in Roman Port Studies at University of Southampton, UK 2011 : College Scholarships, PhD Scholarships, Postdoctoral, Graduate International Scholarships Fellowships

Postdoctoral Research Fellowship in Roman Mediterranean ports at Avenue Campus, University of Southampton, UK 2011

Study Subject(s): Roman Mediterranean ports
Course Level: Postdoctoral
Scholarship Provider: Faculty of Humanities, AHRC
Scholarship can be taken at: UK

Eligibility: Applications are welcome from archaeologists or classicists specializing in the field of study of Roman Mediterranean ports. You will have a PhD or equivalent, and experience in Roman Archaeology or Classics, as well as a detailed understanding and knowledge of Roman Mediterranean ports, and the economy, society, and culture of the Roman Empire.

Scholarship Open for International Students: No

Scholarship Description: We are seeking to appoint a Postdoctoral Research Fellow for a two year period, beginning as soon as possible. The post is funded by the Faculty of Humanities to contribute towards its Roman ports initiative, led by the AHRC funded Portus Project under the direction of Professor Simon Keay.

The successful candidate, who will show outstanding potential as an archaeologist or ancient historian, will be expected to develop a personal research project centred upon a particular aspect of a major Roman port/group of ports to complement the ongoing work of the Portus Project, and be expected disseminate research in formats consistent with REF targets.