Research Associate (Manuscript Pamphleteering in Early Stuart England)

University of Birmingham - School of History and Cultures

Fixed term for 15 months

Grade 7 - Full time starting salary is normally in the range £29,301 to £38,183. With potential progression once in post to £40,523 a year.

The School of History and Cultures at the University of Birmingham has secured AHRC funding for an exciting new project entitled “Manuscript Pamphleteering in Early Stuart England”. This multi-strand project, undertaken in partnership with the British Library and the Historical Association, aims to chart the manuscript political literature of pre-Revolutionary England. Working closely with the principal investigator, Dr Noah Millstone, and supported by the project’s small interdisciplinary team of historians, literary critics and technical specialists, the RA will play a leading role in developing a digital database of early modern pamphlet texts; organizing a symposium involving an international group of early modern researchers; and helping conducting events with archival staff and history instructors across the UK.

The post is offered for 15 months on a full-time basis from 1 June 2017.

Please contact Dr Noah Millstone (noah.millstone@bristol.ac.uk) with informal enquiries about the position.

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