Call for applications
University of Warwick - History
Salary: £28,695 to £37,394 per annum
Hours: Full Time
Contract: Contract / Temporary
Placed on: 19th September 2014
Closes: 15th October 2014
Job Ref: 1437077
Fixed term contract for 2 years
The Department of History seeks to appoint a two-year Research Fellow as part of the Wellcome Trust Senior Investigator Award project ‘Prisoners, Medical Care and Entitlement to Health in England and Ireland, 1850-2000’, a collaborative project between Professor Hilary Marland of the Warwick History Department and Dr Catherine Cox (University College Dublin), the project’s two Principal Investigators (PIs). The project runs for 5 years, and a full-time Research Fellow is sought for 2 years commencing 1 December 2014. The postholder will be based at Warwick in Year 1 and in Dublin in Year 2.
You will possess a PhD (or equivalent) in a relevant field, demonstrating knowledge of 19th- and/or 20th-century history of medicine, and will possess the ability to carry out high-calibre historical research and analysis (including work in dispersed archives and repositories) independently and collaboratively.
All applications must be accompanied by a CV and covering letter. Writing samples may be requested from candidates during the latter stages of the recruitment process and should not be submitted with the initial application.
Closing date: 15 October 2014
Interview date: Last week in October 2014