University of Oslo Doctoral Research Fellowship In Cultural History, Geological Times, 2016

University of Oslo Doctoral Research Fellowship In Cultural History, Geological Times, 2016

University of Oslo is inviting applications for doctoral research fellowships within Cultural History, Geological times. A Master’s degree or equivalent in cultural history, museology or other relevant disciplines. The Master’s Degree has to have been achieved by the time of application. The application deadline is 4 November 2015.

 

Study Subject(s): Fellowship is awarded in cultural history and museology are available at the Department of Culture Studies and Oriental Languages, University of Oslo.
Course Level: Fellowship is available for pursuing PhD program at University of Oslo.
Scholarship Provider: University of Oslo, Norway
Scholarship can be taken at:
Norway
Accreditation:
University of Oslo is an accredited university. University of Oslo is accredited by the EUA.

Eligibility: A Master’s degree or equivalent in cultural history, museology or other relevant disciplines. The Master’s Degree has to have been achieved by the time of application.
Qualifications and personal skills
: In assessing the applications, special emphasis will be placed on:
-The applicant’s estimated academic and personal ability to complete the project within the time frame
-The applicant’s ability to complete research training
-Good collaboration skills and an ability to join interdisciplinary academic communities
-The project’s scientific merit, research-related relevance and innovation
-Applicants who have recently graduated with excellent results may be given preference.

Scholarship Open for International Students: Norwegian and Foreign citizens can apply for this doctoral research fellowship.

Scholarship Description: Two PhD Research Fellowships in cultural history and museology are available at the Department of Culture Studies and Oriental Languages, University of Oslo. IKOS seeks to recruit two PhD candidates with excellent research qualifications who will both investigate the establishment of new regimes of historicity, in the 18th and the 21st century respectively. The successful candidates will join in with the vibrant and internationally oriented research community in cultural history and museology, where contemporary perspectives within heritage studies are in fruitful dialogues with historical approaches.

Number of award(s): Two PhD Research Fellowships are offered.

Duration of award(s): The appointment is for a duration of three years.

What does it cover? Total offer is of:
-salary level 50 – 56 (NOK 430 500-475 400, depending on qualifications)
-a professionally stimulatinging working environment
-attractive welfare benefits

Selection criteria: Not Known

Notification: Short-listed candidates will be called in for an interview at the University of Oslo or we will arrange for an interview on Skype.

How to Apply: The mode of applying is online. Applicants must submit the following attachments with the electronic application, preferably in pdf format:
-letter of application
-Curriculum Vitae
-list of publications (if applicable)
-transcript of records of your Master’s degree. Foreign applicants are advised to attach an explanation of their university’s grading system
-project description, including a detailed progress plan for the project (maximum 5 pages
-Our electronic recruitment system will ask you to upload the attachments in the above mentioned order. Transcript of records should be uploaded as ‘Attachment’ under ‘Other’. Please note that all documents must be in English or a Scandinavian language.

Online Application

Scholarship Application Deadline: The application deadline is 4 November 2015.

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