Jobs for medievalists

Jobs for Medievalists

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This list of jobs or positions open to medievalists is organised according to deadline for sending in applications – updated weekly (except during July)

Spring 2018

Publishing Primary Sources from the Middle Ages

Brepols Publishers is an international academic publisher of works in the humanities. The focus of its publications lies in primary sources from Antiquity, the Middle Ages and the Early Modern period.

If you believe any of your students (undergraduate, Master’s candidates, PhD candidates, Postdoc) would be interested in working for Brepols Publishers (Thessaloniki, Greece office) through the Erasmus+ program, we would very much appreciate your help in this endeavor. If a candidate is interested, he/she can contact us for further information (also see file attached) via the following e-mail address: International Bibliography of Humanism and the Renaissance, c/o Brepols Publishing Services EPE, Ermou 55, GR-54623 Thessaloniki


Postdoctoral Fellowships to study Coptic Magic 

Postdoctoral Fellowships: 1 Postdoctoral Researcher, 1 Doctoral Assistant (5 years each) on Project A study of Coptic Magic, Julius-Maxilimilians-Universität, Würzburg, Germany. (Deadline: 31st May 2018). As part of the new Excellent Ideas programme, the Julius-Maximilians-Universität Würzburg is pleased to announce two vacancies within the Department of Egyptology: 1 postdoctoral researcher and 1 doctoral assistant.

These positions will be part of a new in-depth project studying “magical” texts from Late Antique and early Islamic Egypt written in Coptic, and will involve the creation of a database of published and unpublished texts, the edition and re-edition of original manuscripts, and the production of research situating them within their historical, social and intellectual context. The appointed applicants will work with the team co-ordinator (Dr. Korshi Dosoo). Both positions will begin 1 September 2018, running for five years until 31 August 2023.




Jobs for medievalists. Illuminations from Bodleian Library: MS. Buchanan e. 3. Book of Hours, Use of Rouen, in Latin and French, France, Rouen; c. 1500