A.G. Leventis Postdoctoral Research Fellow in Ancient Greek Studies

Bristol, United Kingdom
£33199 - £37345 per annum
09 Apr 2019
End of advertisement period
08 May 2019
Contract Type
Fixed Term
Full Time

Division/School School of Humanities
Contract type Fixed Term Contract
Working pattern Full time
Salary £33199 - £37345 per annum
Closing date for applications 08-May-2019

This position offers an exciting opportunity to pursue a programme of advanced research under the auspices of the world-ranking Institute of Greece, Rome and the Classical Tradition.

We invite applications from scholars of any specialisation within the broad field of ancient Greek studies. Applicants will have normally completed their PhD no more than five years before taking up the post. It is expected that the successful candidate will take up the appointment, which is of three years’ duration, from 1 September 2019 or as soon as possible thereafter.

The A.G. Leventis Postdoctoral Research Fellow will be appointed at the level of Research Associate.

Grade: Research Associate Level A, Pathway 2, Grade I

Contact for informal enquiries:

Dr Ellen O’Gorman (
Ms Jessica Wedlake (

Timescale of appointment:

Application deadline: 8 May 2019

Longlisted candidates will be notified shortly after the closing date. Named referees will be asked to send letter of support for the candidates by a specified date. Candidates will be required to submit a sample of their work (in English, c. 5,000–8,000 words) as soon after notification as possible and no later than 17 May 2019

Shortlisted candidates will be notified by 28 May 2019 and invited to interview.

Interview date: 18 June 2019

Anticipated start date: 1 September 2019 or as soon as possible thereafter

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