Assistant Professor/Research, ZKS Barker Priory Library Junior Research Fellowship

Durham, United Kingdom
Grade 7 (£33,199)
25 Mar 2019
End of advertisement period
24 Apr 2019
Contract Type
Fixed Term
Full Time

Inst Medieval And Early Modern Studies

Grade 7 (£33,199)

This post is full-time and fixed term from 1 Oct 2019 - 30 Sept 2020.

Applications are invited for an Assistant Professor (Research) on any aspect of the collections of Durham Priory Library, including their origin, manufacture, content, decoration, and history of the texts. The successful applicant will be expected to engage actively in the academic life of the Institute and of the Durham Priory Library Recreated Project, which is a collaboration between Durham University and Durham Cathedral. The project is digitizing the 480 volumes of manuscripts and several dozen printed books belonging to the pre-reformation Cathedral Library and dating from the seventh century AD onwards. They will be attached to one of the academic programme’s five core themes and will work under the direct supervision of the academic lead responsible for that particular theme.

Interviews will take place 11 June 2019.

Closes midday on : 24-Apr-2019