Two PhD positions in Classical Archaeology and Ancient History
Sort on published: 2017-11-27
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Duties/Project description: Post-graduate training encompasses four years. PhD students are expected to study full-time and to actively participate in the activities of the department. Limited administrative or teaching duties at the department may be included, in which case the employment period will be extended proportionally.
Requirements: The successful eligible to postgraduate studies in Classical Archaeology and Ancient History at Uppsala University has a) a first degree encompassing at least 180 credits, b) has passed and completed the undergraduate courses A, B and C in Classical Archaeology and Ancient History, and c) has been awarded a degree at advanced level with a major in Classical Archaeology and Ancient History. An applicant may also be considered qualified if s/he has acquired the corresponding competence in other ways in Sweden or abroad.
Application: The application should include copies of a Master thesis, a brief CV, exam certificates, a research plan of c. 4-5 pages, and any publications.
Rules governing Ph.D. candidates are set out in the Higher Education Ordinance Chapter 5, §§ 1-7 and in Uppsala university's rules and guidelines http://regler.uu.se/search/?hits=30&languageId=1&search-language_en=English
Information on the PhD education programme in Classical Archaeology and Ancient History can be found at http://www.arkeologi.uu.se/digitalAssets/148/148871_fn130122_antiken.pdf (Swedish only).
Uppsala University strives to be an inclusive workplace that promotes equal opportunities and attracts qualified candidates who can contribute to the University’s excellence and diversity. We welcome applications from all sections of the community and from people of all backgrounds.
Salary: According to local agreement for PhD students and teaching assistants.
Starting date: As agreed, temporary position for 4 years.
Type of position: Full time position.
For further information about the position please contact
Professor Gunnel Ekroth, Gunnel.Ekroth@antiken.uu.se, tel 018-471 6247,
Prefekt Lars Karlsson, firstname.lastname@example.org tel. 018-471 7552
Anna Sofia Hedberg, email@example.com, tel. 018-471 6982
Please submit your application by 12 January 2018, UFV-PA 2017/4178.
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Placement: Department of Archaeology and Ancient History
Type of employment: Full time , Temporary position longer than 6 months
Pay: Fixed salary
Number of positions: 2
Working hours: 100 %
County: Uppsala län
Ellena Papaioannou, Seko
Per Sundman, Saco-rådet 018-471 1485
Suzanne Borén Andersson, TCO/ST 018-471 6251
Number of reference: UFV-PA 2017/4178
Last application date: 2018-01-12