The Ludwig Boltzmann Institute for Neo-Latin Studies (LBI–NL) in Innsbruck is a research institute, which investigates the significance of Neo-Latin literature with regard to the development of early modern Europe. More information about the institute and its research programme can be found at http://neolatin.lbg.ac.at. For a joint project financed by the Austrian Science Foundation (FWF) and the Japan Society for the Promotion of Science (JSPS) on 'Japan on the Jesuit Stage' we seek to appoint
1 predoc research fellow (for 24 months)
- Edition of the drama Sanctus Franciscus Xaverius Indiae et Iaponiae apostolus
- Organization of an international conference on the topic of Japan on the Jesuit Stage
- MA or equivalent degree
- Focus on Neo-Latin research for the duration of the appointment
Preference will be given to candidates who offer:
- experience with Neo-Latin research, esp. Jesuit theater
The successful candidate will be based at the LBI-NL in Innsbruck. A short research trip to Japan will be part of the job. According to the guidelines of the FWF, the monthly salary will be € 2.045,10 gross.
The LBI–NL is an equal opportunities employer and especially welcomes applications from women and minorities.
Applications should include a CV, transcripts, a list of publications and projects, and a writing sample (paper or chapter). Candidates should also state their earliest possible starting date. Applications must be submitted by email to firstname.lastname@example.org no later than 26 April 2017.
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