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Postdoctoral Research Fellow

College of Arts

Location:  Brayford
Salary:   From £33,199 per annum
Please note this post is full time and fixed term until 31st December 2020.
Closing Date:   Sunday 14 October 2018
Interview Date:   Friday 26 October 2018
Reference:  COA284

This two year position has been created to support the research activities of the recently appointed distinguished professor of film (Stephi Hemelryk Donald), and to thereby contribute to the overall research environment in the College of Arts. Professor Donald is currently Interim Head of History and Heritage but is simultaneously located in Film and Media. She also works collaboratively with colleagues across Performing Arts, English and Journalism, and with the Centre for Culture and Creativity, headed by Sukhy Johal MBE. The postdoctoral Research Fellowship will serve the expanding research agenda of the College and disciplines through this collaborative support role, as well as through new and ongoing project-based research activity and outputs. 

The successful candidate will show track record in a combination of all or some of the following research areas: Chinese visual arts and film; childhood and cinema; forced migration, migration, refugee studies, and the creative arts. Previous experience of grant writing, and / or Chinese language skills may be an advantage but are not a necessity, depending on the area of expertise.

Please note this post is fixed term until 31st December 2020.

The closing date for this job opportunity has now passed, and applications are no longer being accepted for this position

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