Old Norse Postdoctoral Position in the School of English

12 Nov 2015

Deadline 23rd November 2015

The School is seeking to appoint a postdoctoral researcher with a PhD in Old Norse-Icelandic or Viking Studies. The successful candidate will be working on the World-Tree Project, a community-collection initiative funded by an Irish Research Council ‘New Horizons’ Grant. The Project aims to establish an interactive multimedia archive for the study and teaching of the Vikings in a European context by gathering together resources relating to Norse and Viking cultures from Ireland, the UK, Denmark and Iceland. The postdoc is a one-year position, and will commence in February 2016.

Further Particulars are available here.

To Apply:

Please submit a short cover letter and C.V. to Ms Anne Fitzgerald, School Manager,, +353 (0) 21 4902241, on or before the closing date of 23 November 2015.

For Informal Enquiries on the post candidates should contact:

Name: Dr Tom Birkett

Title: Lecturer in Old English

Email Address:

Telephone: +353-21-490-2668


English Department

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