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Jobs / Scholarships / Prizes

  • Postdoctoral researcher (full-time, 4 years) in the UCD School of Irish, Celtic Studies and Folklore for the research project ‘Fluid texts and scholars’ digests: (re)production of law in medieval Ireland (FLEXI)’ (closing date: 11 April, 2023).
  • Research assistant (half-time, 2 years) in the UCD School of Irish, Celtic Studies and Folklore for the research project ‘Fluid texts and scholars’ digests: (re)production of law in medieval Ireland (FLEXI)’ (closing date: 11 April, 2023).
  • Postdoctoral position in Universitaet Bonn (24 months): 'Early Modern cultures of translation in Wales: innovations and continuities' (closing date: 7 April, 2023).
  • Assistant Professor/Director, Irish Studies (Irish Language), University of St Thomas, Houston.
  • Comhaltacht PhD le Grúpa Taighde Gaois, Scoil na Gaeilge, DCU (dáta deiridh: 31 Márta, 2023).
  • Assistant Professorship in  Celtic, University of Cambridge (closing date 19 March, 2023).
  • Call for applications from graduate or final-year undergraduates or early-career researchers for a bursary to participate in a project on archive resources (in French, Breton or Welsh) concerning Wales and Brittany. 
  • Taighdeoir Iardhochtúireachta (suas le 3 bliana) agus Cúntóir Taighde (suas le 2 bhliain), gaois.ie, Scoil na Gaeilge, DCU (dáta deiridh: 31 Eanáir, 2023). 
  • Bergin Fellowship, School of Celtic Studies, Dublin Institute for Advanced Studes (closing date: 13 January, 2023).
  • O'Donovan Scholarship, School of Celtic Studies, Dublin Institute for Advanced Studes (closing date: 13 January, 2023).
  • Postdoctoral researcher for the new eDIL project, 'A Chronology of the Medieval Irish Lexicon', Queen's University Belfast (closing date: 9 January, 2023).
  • 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

  • The Status of Women in Early Irish Law by Professor Fergus Kelly (venue: Benchers Room, King’s Inns, Henrietta Street, Dublin 1), Thursday 30 March 2023, 5pm (book free ticket here).
  • Registration open: Celtic Students Conference, University of Glasgow, 3 March - 1 April, 2023.
  • Gairm ar Pháipéir / Call for Papers: Multilingual Theories and Practices, Dublin City University, 20–21 April, 2023.
  • 'Lament: A Celebration': a Cambridge Group for Irish Studies day-long symposium marking the 250th Anniversary of the celebrated Irish poem 'Caoineadh Airt Uí Laoghaire' / 'Lament for Art O'Leary' (3 May, 2023: in-person and online). 
  • Comhdháil na Bealtaine 2023, Roinn na Gaeilge, Coláiste Mhuire gan Smál, Dé hAoine, 12 Bealtaine 2023: 'Pobal na Gaeilge san Fhearann Fíorúil: i dTearmann nó ar Thairseach' (gairm ar pháipéir: roimh an Aoine 24 Feabhra 2023 chuig roisin.nicdhonncha@mic.ul.ie).
  • Yllagh son pabyryn: Glare as sheshaght ayns Mannin / Call for Papers: Language and Society in the Isle of Man, 11-13 May 2023, iMuseum, Kingswood Grove, Douglas, Isle of Man (call for papersclosing date, 31 January, 2023).
  • Comhdháil Roinn na Gaeilge, Coláiste na Tríonóide, BÁC, Dé hAoine, 26 Bealtaine 2023 (Téama na comhdhála: Athchuairt ar Silva Gadelica). Níos mó sonraí le teacht.
  • Call for papers (to volmern@tcd.ie): Materiality of Irish Manuscripts — A Work-in-Progress Workshop, Trinity College Dublin, May 29, 2023 (closing date extended: February 7, 2023). 
  • Comhdháil: ‘Teangeolaíocht na Gaeilge/Cananachas na Gaidhlig/Linguistics of the Gaelic Languages’, in Acadamh Ríoga na hÉireann, 9-10 Meitheamh, 2023 (gairm ar pháipéir).
  • International Congress of Celtic Studies XVII, Utrecht University, 24-28 July 2023 (early registration: before the end of April, 2023).

Annual / Regular Events

  • Irish Conference of Medievalists, Queens University Belfast, 30 June — 2 July 2022. 
  • SAMS: Seminar for Ancient and Medieval Studies, UCC (new programme for 2022-23 forthcoming).
  • Annual ITS seminar, UCC, November 2022.
  • Annual Tionól, School of Celtic Studies, Dublin Institute for Advanced Studies, 17-19 November, 2022. Plus Statutory Public Lecture, Friday 18 November, 8pm: Prof. Liam Breatnach: 'The Limitations of Satire in Medieval Ireland'.
  • Comhdháil ar Litríocht agus ar Chultúr na Gaeilge, Roinn na Gaeilge, OÉ Gaillimh, 30 Meán Fómhair - 1 Deireadh Fómhair, 2022.
  • Léachtaí Cholm Cille 2022: Léann Feimineach agus Inscne na Gaeilge, Ollscoil Mhá Nuad, 9-10 Meám Fómhair, 2022 (clár).
  • 41st Annual Harvard Celtic Colloquium, 7-9 October, 2022.
  • CSANA: Celtic Studies Association of North America, annual conference, ONLINE hosted by Fairleigh Dickinson University, Madison NJ, 31 March - 3 April, 2022 (schedule and Zoom links now available at https://CSANA2022.wordpress.com/schedule).
  • Marburg Celtic Seminar (Winter Term 2021/2022): please register at celtic@uni-marburg.de.

To have an event noticed here, please email EarlyandMedievalIrish@ucc.ie.

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