Research Assistant (York)
York, October 01, 2013
Application deadline: May 7, 2013
University of York
Department of History of Art
'Projections of Jerusalem in Europe'
Applications are invited for a research assistantship, as part of the
major research project Projections of Jerusalem in Europe: A Monumental
Network, funded by the European Research Council under the European
Union's Seventh Framework Programme (FP7/2007-2013; ERC grant agreement
n° 249466). The research project, conducted in partnership between the
Hebrew University in Jerusalem and the University of York, undertakes to
document monumental re-creations of Jerusalem in Europe and to analyse
the concepts that underlie their making.
The successful candidate will be part of a team of scholars; take
primary responsibility for documenting extant and lost Jerusalem
monuments in England and the Low Countries; produce high quality
publications on selected monuments and topics; participate in
conferences and workshops; and provide other intellectual and
administrative support for the project.
He/she will be based at the University of York, should have (or be near
completion of) a PhD in history of art or a cognate discipline, have
good knowledge of Latin, and be able to work efficiently as part of a
Informal inquiries about the post may be made to Dr Hanna Vorholt,
The post is 75% of FTE, with a starting salary of £29,541 per annum (pro
rata) on Grade 6 of the University's salary scales. The post is
available from 1 October 2013 and is tenable for a fixed term until 30
Closing date: 7th May 2013
For further information and to apply on-line, please visit our website:
http://www.york.ac.uk/jobs/ Alternatively contact HR Services on 01904
434835 quoting reference number 2869.
The University of York is committed to diversity and has policies and
developmental programmes in place to promote equality of opportunity.
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