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Jobs / Scholarships / Prizes

  • Phd Excellenece Scholarships, College of Arts Celtic Studies and Social Sciences, University College Cork (closing date: Wednesday, 1 May, 2025 at 5pm).
  • Lecturer in Celtic Studies, Department of Celtic Languages and Literatures, Harvard University (1 year post beginning on 1 July, 2024; closing date: 15 April, 2024). 
  • Assistant Professor in Early Irish (tenure-track post), School of Languages, Literatures and Cultural Studies, Trinity College Dublin (closing date: 8 April, 2024).
  • Fully funded PhD scholarship in the Department of Early Irish, Maynooth University (closing date: 7 April, 2024; start date: September 2024).
  • Departmental Lecturer in Medieval Irish Language and Literature at Oxford University; Fixed Term (3 years) from 1 October 2024 to 30 September 2027 (closing date: 8 March at 12.00 noon).
  • Assistant Lecturer in Medieval Irish and Celtic Studies, Maynooth University (2 year contract). Closing date: 24 March, 2024.
  • Societas Celtologica Europaea annual PhD prize and prize for best scholarly article by a young academic (deadline for submissions: 1 March 2024 to eparina@uni-bonn.de).
  • Imagallamh: the Kylemore Summer School in Irish Studies, will take place from 9-20 June, 2024 in the University of Notre Dame Center at Kylemore Abbey, Connemara, and in Trinity College Dublin. Scholarships available (Applicants are invited to submit a one-page statement of interest and a CV to Sarah Deneher at sdeneher@nd.edu by Thursday 29th February).
  • Annual Vivien Law Prize established by the Henry Sweet Society for the best essay submitted on any topic within the history of linguistics (submission by September 30 each year).


Conferences / Seminars / Call for Papers

  • Celtic Studies Lectures, Dublin Institute for Advanced Studies, March/May 2024 (schedule).
  • Sabhal Mòr Ostaig’s spring programme of seminars, March/April 2024, Seòmar Shomhairle, Sabhal Mòr Ostaig (and open to all over Zoom).  
  • Ceiliúradh ar Scoláireacht na mBan agus ar Cheist na hInscne i Léann na Gaeilge, Dé hAoine an 8 Márta 2024, Mol an tSeomra Fhada, Coláiste na Tríonóide.
  • Glór na dTaighdeoirí, Scoil na Gaeilge, an Léinn Cheiltigh agus an Bhéaloidis, UCD, 15-16 Márta 2024.
  • An Déaglitríocht sna Mionteangacha, seomra B210, Foirgneamh Newman, UCD, 22 Márta (8:45–18:00).
  • The Association of Celtic Students, Eleventh Annual Conference, 30 May – 1 June, 2024, in Université de Bretagne Occidentale, Brest and online (abstracts to be be submitted by 1 December, 2023).
  • XVIII International Symposium of Societas Celtologica Nordica, Department of Linguistics and Scandinavian Studies, University of Oslo, May 29-30, 2024 (call for papers: before February 29, 2024 to socceltnord@iln.uio.no).
  • Ulidia 7: The Seventh International Conference on the Ulster Cycle of Tales, Ulster University, 25-27 June 2024 (call for papers opens: 1 November 2023; deadline for submissions: 15 January 2024).  Contact ulidia7@ulster.ac.uk
  • IONA: Islands of the North Atlantic Conference: Transformative networks, skills, theories and methods for the future of early medieval studies. Conference: King’s College London June 26-28, 2024 (please send a 250-word proposal by April 1, 2024 to: Joanne Findon [jfindon@trentu.ca]).
  • 5th Poznań Conference of Celtic Studies, Centre for Celtic Studies of Adam Mickiewicz University for Celticists and others, Poznań, Poland (8-9 July, 2024). 

Annual / Regular Events

  • Irish Conference of Medievalists, DCU and TCD, 22-23 June, 2023. 
  • SAMS: Seminar for Ancient and Medieval Studies, UCC.
  • School of Irish Learning, UCC: seminar series.
  • Annual ITS seminar, UCC, 4 November 2023.
  • Annual ITS / Ó Buachalla Lecture: Prof. Brendan Kane, 'Bardic poets and the early modern world' (online 6.30 pm, Wednesday 6 December, 2023).
  • Annual Tionól, School of Celtic Studies, Dublin Institute for Advanced Studies, 17-18 November, 2023 (programme).
  • Comhdháil ar Litríocht agus ar Chultúr na Gaeilge, Roinn na Gaeilge, OÉ Gaillimh, 7 Deireadh Fómhair, 2023.
  • Léachtaí Cholm Cille 2024: Luathbhailiúcháin fuaime na Gaeilge, Ollscoil Mhá Nuad.12-13 Aibreán, 2024.
  • 42nd Annual Harvard Celtic Colloquium, 6-8 October, 2023.
  • CSANA: Celtic Studies Association of North America, annual conference, 4-7 April, 2024, Fairleigh Dickinson University.
  • Marburg Celtic Seminar: please register at celtic@uni-marburg.de.

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