Closing date 31st May 2013
Society for Renaissance Studies Postdoctoral Fellowships,
Society for Renaissance Studies
The Society for Renaissance Studies invites applications for its Postdoctoral Fellowships, which support research in all aspects of Renaissance Studies. There are two awards in 2013 – 14 open to all suitably qualified candidates working in the field, one of which, founded in memory of Ruth and Nicolai Rubinstein, supports research in Italian history and culture.
Applicants for the Fellowships must be graduates of British or Irish universities, with a PhD awarded in the last five years, and currently engaged in full-time research, part-time teaching or independent scholarship. The Fellowships are worth £6000 and should not be held in conjunction with a full-time postdoctoral or academic teaching post. The Society has a number of international links, including with the Istituto Nazionale di Studi sul Rinascimento, which can provide practical support for Fellows wishing to spend time in Florence.
The period of tenure is twelve months from 1 October 2013.
Applications are made through the Society’s website and should include a CV, 1,000 word project description including a brief account of the applicant’s research to date and two academic references.
The deadline for applications is 31st May 2013.
- Apply now for a Postdoctoral Fellowship by clicking the APPLY button below.
For further information contact the SRS Fellowship Officer:
Dr Alexander Samson
Department of Spanish and Latin American Studies
University College London
London WC1E 6BT
Apply online here.