The research project Archive Archaeology: Preserving and Sharing Palmyra’s Cultural Heritage through Harald Ingholt’s Digital Archives, funded by the ALIPH Foundation and affiliated with the Centre for Urban Network Evolutions (UrbNet), School of Culture and Society, Aarhus University, is looking to recruit a full-time (37 hours/week) postdoctoral fellow for the period 1 October 2020 – 30 September 2021, with the possibility of a one-year extension.
Place of employment: Nobelparken, Jens Chr. Skous Vej, 8000 Aarhus C. As the project is affiliated with UrbNet at AU Campus Moesgård, the successful applicant is also expected to spend some time in Højbjerg.
The successful applicant is expected to take on a key role in researching and publishing Harald Ingholt’s digital archive, which consists of documentation images and notes on objects. The successful applicant will work within an already established and expanding team comprising a project director, postdoc researchers, research assistants and student helpers. We expect the successful applicant to integrate actively into this existing framework. Tasks include:
Applicants are expected to have the following qualifications:
The application must be in English
About the position, please contact Professor Rubina Raja (firstname.lastname@example.org).
For more information about applications contact HR supporter Marianne Birn (email@example.com)
About the project
The project Archive Archaeology: Preserving and Sharing Palmyra’s Cultural Heritage through Harald Ingholt’s Digital Archives has three main objectives:
The project is led by Professor Rubina Raja, who is one of the leading scholars of Palmyrene art and culture. As Director of the Palmyra Portrait Project, Rubina Raja has also organised several international conferences and two major exhibitions, published extensively on Palmyrene society and heritage, and, together with her team, collected over 4,000 portraits from Palmyra, of which more than a quarter are located in Syria and the remainder are dispersed around the world.
Learn more: https://projects.au.dk/archivearchaeology/
Applicants should hold a PhD or equivalent academic qualifications.
Deadline:31 May 2020
Academic contact person:
Rubina RajaProfessor +4587162046
|Location:||Aarhus - Denmark|
|Placed On:||27th March 2020|
|Closes:||31st May 2020|
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