Research Associate at the University of Cambridge

The McDonald Institute invites applications for the second Renfrew Fellowship in Archaeology, to be held in association with a Research Fellowship at Fitzwilliam College. The successful applicant will take up the Fellowship on 1 October 2017 or as soon as possible thereafter.

This three-year postdoctoral Fellowship will consist of a stipend at Research Associate level (£29,301 - £38,183), while Fitzwilliam College will provide rent-free accommodation plus associated benefits. An allowance of £6000 p.a. will be provided for a Fellow who wishes to live out. In addition, the Fellow will be entitled to up to £2000 p.a. research expenses and the opportunity to apply through open competition for up to £5000 p.a. for fieldwork or other research funds from the D. M. McDonald Grants and Awards Fund.

Applicants must have been awarded their PhD a maximum of 7 years prior to the closing date shown below, and have had their PhD successfully examined by the same date. They should propose an intellectually innovative, well-focussed research project within any field of archaeology, broadly construed.

Fixed-term: The funds for this post are available for 3 years in the first instance.

Read more about the position here.

Application Deadline: February 28, 2017.

Published Jan. 19, 2017 9:42 AM - Last modified Jan. 19, 2017 9:42 AM