Make a Donation

Consider making a donation to support SHAKSPER.

Subscribe to Our Feeds

Current Postings RSS

Announcements RSS

Home :: Archive :: 2009 :: March ::
Post-Doctoral Fellowship: Shakespeare in Ireland
The Shakespeare Conference: SHK 20.0146  Monday, 30 March 2009

From:       Patrick Lonergan <
 This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it
 >
Date:       Saturday, 28 Mar 2009 12:00:49 -0000
Subject:    Post-Doctoral Fellowship: Shakespeare in Ireland

Postdoctoral Fellowship
Shakespearean Performance in Dublin and Belfast, 1660-1900
Moore Institute, National University of Ireland, Galway

A vacancy exists for a postdoctoral researcher to work on a research 
project on Shakespeare and Ireland, which is funded by The Irish 
Research Council for the Humanities and Social Sciences (IRCHSS). This 
project will create a record of performances of Shakespeare's plays in 
Dublin and Belfast, from the Restoration to the foundation of the Abbey 
Theatre.

The successful candidate will carry out research on Shakespearean 
performance in Dublin and Belfast, 1660-1900, and will undertake other 
related tasks. Candidates should have been awarded the degree of PhD on 
or before August 2009. Proven expertise in at least two of the following 
areas is desirable for the position:

. Irish theatre history
. Shakespeare in performance
. Archival research
. Critical editing
. Web-authoring and design

The postdoctoral researcher will be paid ?31,745 per annum. Provision 
will be made for some travel and research expenses, subject to terms and 
conditions. The researcher will be expected to participate in and 
contribute fully to the activities of NUI Galway on a full-time basis 
during the course of their funding. The post is tenable for one year.

START DATE 1st September 2009

APPLICATION
To apply, please send a letter of application (outlining your 
qualifications for the position), an academic CV, two academic 
references, and a writing sample to Dr Patrick Lonergan.

Applications and references may be sent via e-mail to 

 This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it
 
Postal applications may be sent to Dr. Patrick Lonergan, English, School 
of Humanities, NUI Galway, Ireland.

For informal enquiries about this post please contact Dr. Patrick 
Lonergan via e-mail or by phone at + 353 91 49 5609

Closing date for receipt of applications is 5 pm on Monday 4th May 2009.

National University of Ireland, Galway is an equal opportunity employer.

Further information about this post is available on 
www.nuigalway.ie/vacancies

Dr Patrick Lonergan
Room 301, Tower Block 1
English Department
NUI Galway
Ireland

 This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it
 

_______________________________________________________________
S H A K S P E R: The Global Shakespeare Discussion List
Hardy M. Cook, 
 This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it
 
The S H A K S P E R Web Site <http://www.shaksper.net>

DISCLAIMER: Although SHAKSPER is a moderated discussion list, the 
opinions expressed on it are the sole property of the poster, and the 
editor assumes no responsibility for them.
 

©2011 Hardy Cook. All rights reserved.