The Department of History and Art History of Utrecht University seeks to appoint two three year postdoc positions to conduct research on the Republic of Letters, starting on 1 September 2018; one for a sociological project and one for text mining. The research is a sub-project of the ERC Consolidator project 'Sharing Knowledge in Learned and Literary Networks (SKILLNET) – The Republic of Letters as a pan-European Knowledge Society', led by Dr Dirk van Miert.
For the vacancies and more information, see the AcademicTransfer website:
Postdoctoral Researcher The Republic of Letters as an Institution for Collective Action (1.0 FTE)
Postdoctoral Researcher A digital discourse analysis of the Republic of Letters’ idealistic language, 1400-1800 (1.0 FTE)
The postdocs will preferably start as of 1 September 2018. The deadline for application is 11 June 2018. Enquiries can be made to Dirk van Miert, via email@example.com. An extended research description is available upon request. Also see the project website at skillnet.nl.
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