|Salary:||£33,309 to £40,927 per annum|
|Placed On:||15th September 2021|
|Closes:||4th October 2021|
Closing date: 04 October 2021
The Department of Middle Eastern Studies at the University of Cambridge invites applications for a Postdoctoral Research Associate in the field of Historical Iranian Linguistics.
The Postdoctoral Research Associate would work in the research team of the ERC-funded project 'Echoes of Vanishing Voices in the Mountains: A Linguistic History of Minorities in the Near East' (ALHOME) under the direction of Professor Geoffrey Khan. The project aims to reconstruct the complex, socioreligious past of Aramaic-speaking and Kurdish-speaking communities in Western Asia through a study of the history and interrelationship of their languages.
Key activities associated with the role include:
Applicants must have:
A basic familiarity with Neo-Aramaic dialects and cultures and the social history of the region would be an advantage.
Funding for this post is available until 31 August 2025.
The closing date for applications is midnight (BST) on Monday 4th October2021. We expect to hold interviews in the week commencing 11th October 2021 subject to change.
To apply online for this vacancy and to view further information about the role, please visit : http://www.jobs.cam.ac.uk/job/31407.
Please quote reference GU28149 on your application and in any correspondence about this vacancy.
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