Postdoctoral Research Fellows - P54630 (Two Posts)
University of Exeter - College of Social Sciences and International Studies
|Salary:||£33,943 to £38,183 per annum|
|Contract Type:||Contract / Temporary|
|Placed on:||11th October 2016|
|Closes:||8th November 2016|
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College of Social Sciences and International Studies
Institute of Arab and Islamic Studies
The University of Exeter is a Russell Group University in the top one percent of institutions globally. In the last few years we have invested strategically to deliver more than 350 million pounds worth of new facilities across our campuses with plans for further significant investment.
The above full-time posts are available from 1st March 2017 to 28th February 2019 in the Institute of Arab and Islamic Studies, College of Social Sciences and International Studies (SSIS) at the University of Exeter.
The College wishes to recruit two Postdoctoral Research Fellows to participate in the Law and Learning in Shiite Islam (LAWALISI) ERC Advanced project, awarded to Professor Robert Gleave. Based in the Institute of Arab and Islamic Studies, the project team members will examine the development of Imami Shi’i legal thinking from the earliest times to the present day, placing them in the context of the wider development and elaboration of Islamic law. The two post holders will research in one of the research themes “Legal Theory/Legal Doctrine” or “Fatwas and Fiqh”.
The starting salary will be from £33,943 up to £38,183 on Grade F, depending on qualifications and experience.
For further information please contact Professor Robert Gleave, e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org or telephone (01392) 264025.
The University of Exeter is an equal opportunity employer which is 'Positive about Disabled People'. Whilst all applicants will be judged on merit alone, we particularly welcome applications from groups currently underrepresented in the workforce.
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