Closing date 14th April 2014
Postdoctoral Research Associate,
‘Text and Meaning: Contributions to a Revised Dictionary of Medieval Irish’,
The Department of Anglo-Saxon, Norse and Celtic,
University of Cambridge.
The Department of Anglo-Saxon, Norse and Celtic, University of Cambridge, is seeking to appoint a Postdoctoral Research Associate to work on the Arts and Humanities Research Council (AHRC)-funded project: ‘Text and Meaning: Contributions to a Revised Dictionary of Medieval Irish’, hosted jointly by the University of Cambridge and Queen’s University Belfast. The post holder will be based in the Department of Anglo-Saxon, Norse, and Celtic, University of Cambridge from 1 July 2014 to 31 March 2019.
The post-holder should be educated to PhD level, with extensive research experience in language and/or editorial work in any period of medieval Irish. He/she should have excellent organisational skills and the proven ability to work to deadlines without close supervision. Excellent written and oral communication skills and a close familiarity with common IT packages including MS Word, Excel and Powerpoint are also essential, as is the ability to work as a team.
Fixed-term: The funds for this post are available for 57 months in the first instance.
Closing date for applications: 14 April; interviews will be held 29/30April.
For further details on how to apply, see the website of the Department of Anglo-Saxon, Norse, and Celtic: http://www.asnc.cam.ac.uk/