Research Associate in Classics

Coventry, West Midlands (GB)
£31,611 - £40,002 per annum
26 Oct 2017
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25 Nov 2017
Contract Type
Fixed Term
Full Time

Research Associate in Classics
Coventry University - Faculty of Arts & Humanities
Grade: 7
£31,611 - £40,002 per annum
Full Time, Fixed Term until January 2023

Candidates should be no more than six years from the conferral of PhD on January 1 2018, and during their employment should aim to complete a post-doctoral project on any aspect of ancient Greek or Roman performance (defining ancient as from c. 1500BC to c. 400AD). This could include linguistic performance, theatrical or non-theatrical performance, including epic, tragedy, comedy, satyr-play, pantomime, lyric (choral or non-choral), oratory or other sophistic performance; the social and cultural significance of performance, its description in literary and/or non-literary texts. Preference will be given to those whose project is aligned with the work of C-DaRe (the Centre for Dance Research), the Centre for Post-Digital Cultures, the nascent Centre for Visual Culture, or the University Research Centre for Trust, Peace, and Social Relations.

Candidates are strongly encouraged to contact Professor Judith Mossman at for informal discussion before applying. Please note that applications sent directly to this email address will not be accepted.

Closing date: 30 November 2017

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