Sunday, 15 July 2012

Post-doctoral position, Centre for Italo-Scottish Studies, Edinburgh

An interesting-looking post-doctoral position on a project about Italian migration and diaspora. Further information (in Italian) at the Ministero degli Affari Esteri website

University of Edinburgh - School of Literatures, Languages and Cultures

Salary Scale: £30,122-£35,938 (pro rata)
Please quote vacancy reference: 3015956
Closing date: 23 July 2012

We seek to appoint a Research Fellow to The Italo-Scottish Research Centre (ISRC), within the Italian Subject Area.

You will be a key researcher on an exciting project funded by The Carnegie Trust for the Universities of Scotland. You will be responsible for the delivery of a Web Archive, as well as for project coordination and facilitation. You will take an active part in the whole range of scholarly and public events activities generated by the ISRC, including the co-editing of a new series of Diaspora Discussion Papers. You will also be part of the Team responsible for the production of a new documentary and for the generation of performance material for the Archive and will work under the direction of the project's Principal Investigator.

The closing date for this post is Monday, 23rd July and we plan to hold interviews in Edinburgh on Wednesday 1 August.   The post is available from 1 September 2012.

This job is offered on a fixed term contract until 31 August 2013.

For further particulars and an application pack visit our website ( or telephone the recruitment line on 0131 650 2511.

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