POSTDOCTORAL RESEARCH FELLOWSHIP IN HISTORY AT THE CENTRE FOR HISTORY AND ECONOMICS
Applications are invited for two 3-year Postdoctoral Research Fellowships in history, starting on 1 October 2023. The posts are in connection with the research programme on economic and environmental history. The programme is based at the Centre for History and Economics, Magdalene College, Cambridge University, and is coordinated by Professor Paul Warde. For further information about the programme see https://histecon.fas.harvard.edu/ehc/. The Fellowships are not associated with a fellowship of a Cambridge college but can be combined with a non-stipendiary college fellowship. The stipend will be £34,304 in the first year and subject to increments in subsequent years. The position is pensionable. An allowance will be available towards relocation costs.
Any offer of employment will be subject to the applicant holding the right to work in the UK. If you require a visa to work in the UK and have completed a PhD you may be eligible for the Global Talent visa. Applicants are responsible for applying for the Global Talent visa themselves. The Centre for History and Economics may be able to assist the successful candidate in obtaining a Skilled Worker visa, if required.
The fellowships are intended for outstanding researchers early in their career. A successful candidate is expected to be completing or to have completed a PhD.
The fellows appointed will be expected to undertake research in the general fields of economic and environmental history, broadly defined. We encourage . . . READ MORE