UCD Post-doctoral Research Fellow Level 1 or 2, UCD School of English Drama and Film

Country: United Kingdom;

Deadline: 13.02.2019

Web-Site: ucd.ie


Applications are invited for two full-time, two-year postdoctoral fellowships to join a team working on a European Research Council-funded project entitled ‘Settler and Indigenous Writing in the British-Controlled Southern Hemisphere, 1780-1870’ (SouthHem).

SouthHem is a five-year (2016-2021) comparative study of the literary cultures of nineteenth-century British settlers, Indigenous populations, non-European diasporas, and mixed-race peoples in three transnational zones: 1. Australia and New Zealand (Oceania); 2. the Cape Colony and Natal (Southern Africa); and 3. Singapore, Penang, and Malacca (South-East Asia). The literatures considered in this context include writing in English, translations into English, transcriptions, and writing in languages of origin. Please see the project website for further details and current research case studies: http://www.ucd.ie/southhem.

PD1 Salary: €37,223 - €43,029 per annum
PD2 Salary: €44,266 per annum
Appointment on the above range will be dependent upon qualifications and experience.

Closing Date: 17.00hrs (Local Irish Time) on 13th February 2019.

Applications must be submitted by the closing date and time specified. Any applications which are still in progress at the closing time of 17:00hrs (Local Irish Time) on the specified closing date will be cancelled automatically by the system. UCD are unable to accept late applications.

Prior to application, further information (including application procedure) should be obtained from the Work at UCD website: https://www.ucd.ie/workatucd/jobs/.

UCD do not require assistance from Recruitment Agencies. Any CV's submitted by Recruitment Agencies will be returned.