Royal Holloway, University of London - Department of History
Applications are invited for a four-year PhD Studentship in Greek Diaspora Studies in the History Department at Royal Holloway, funded by generous donations from The Hellenic Foundation (London), The Samourkas Foundation (New York), The Bodossaki Foundation (Athens), The Friends of the Hellenic Institute, and private sponsors and donors.
We endeavour to attract gifted students to undertake doctoral research into the history of the Greek Diaspora in the modern period broadly defined. Dissertation topics include but are not limited to:
- The history of Greek Orthodox Christian diasporas
- The history of Greek Jewish diasporas
- Trade networks and labour migrations
- Refugees and political exiles
- Men, women, student youth and (adopted) children
- Religious, communal and civil society diasporic institutions and organizations
- Greek diasporic identities, cultures and politics
The studentship will run for four years from September 2019. The annual stipend (non-taxable) will be £10,500 plus fees. The studentship is open to students of all nationalities.
Queries may be directed to the Head of Department, Professor Kate Cooper (kate.cooper [at]rhul.ac.uk).
Applications (including a cover letter, c.v., 800-word research proposal, and the name of two referees) should be submitted by 5 p.m. Greenwich Mean Time on 17 May 2019 to Royal Holloway Direct https://www.royalholloway.ac.uk/studying-here/applying/research-degrees/how-to-apply/
The Department of Economy and Society at the School of Business, Economics and Law, University of Gothenburg, Sweden announces one to two positions as senior lecturer located at the Unit of Economic History. The department conducts education and research within three different subject areas; Economic History, Human Geography, and Innovation Entrepreneurship and Management of Intellectual Assets. The different subjects within the department create possibilities to carry out interdisciplinary education and research. These positions will be placed at the Unit of Economic History.
Το Πανεπιστήμιο Κύπρου προκηρύσσει μία (1) θέση στη βαθμίδα του Αναπληρωτή Καθηγητή ή Καθηγητή, στην ειδικότητα «Νεότερη και Σύγχρονη Ιστορία (Ευρωπαϊκή ή /και Μεσογειακή Ιστορία, 18ος-20ος αι.)» στο Τμήμα Ιστορίας και Αρχαιολογίας.
Προθεσμία υποβολής αιτήσεων: 2.5.2019.
The Center for Advanced Study Sofia (CAS) and the Center for Governance and Culture in Europe (GCE) at the School of Humanities and Social Sciences in the University of St. Gallen have established a NETWORK of scholars from Southeastern and Western Europe devoted to the history of monastic economy. This Call is addressed to candidates willing to join the NETWORK. Part of its budget (2017-2019) is allocated to the granting on a competitive basis of RESEARCH ALLOWANCES.