PhD position in Classical Archaeology and Ancient History
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Post-graduate training encompasses four years. PhD students are expected to study full-time and to actively participate in the activities of the department. Administrative or teaching duties up to 20% at the department may be included, in which case the employment period will be extended.
The successful eligible to postgraduate studies in Classical Archaeology and Ancient History at Uppsala University has a) a first degree encompassing at least 180 credits, b) has passed and completed the undergraduate courses A, B and C in Classical Archaeology and Ancient History, and c) has been awarded a degree at advanced level with a major in Classical Archaeology and Ancient History. An applicant may also be considered qualified if s/he has acquired the corresponding competence in other ways in Sweden or abroad.
The application should include copies of a Master thesis, a brief CV, exam certificates, a research plan of c. 4-5 pages, and any publications.
For information and regulations, see Högskoleförordningen kap. 5, 8 och 9, the guidelines for PhD education of Uppsala University and those of the Historical-Philosophical Faculty at http://www.histfilfak.uu.se/Forskning/Forskarutbildning/
Information on the PhD education programme in Classical Archaeology and Ancient History can be found at http://www.arkeologi.uu.se/digitalAssets/148/148871_fn130122_antiken.pdf (Swedish only).
For more information, please contact the director of post-graduate studies, professor Neil Price, firstname.lastname@example.org phone 018-471 2073, head of department Lars Karlsson, email@example.com phone 018-471 7552, and the faculty head of education Anna Sofia Hedberg, firstname.lastname@example.org, phone 018-471 6982.
Deadline for application is January 6, 2016. dnr UFV-PA 2015/3078.
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Placement: Department of Archaeology and Ancient History
Type of employment: Full time , PhD placement
Number of positions: 1
Working hours: 100%
County: Uppsala län
Carin Söderhäll, TCO/ST
Per Sundman, Saco-rådet 018-471 1485
Stefan Djurström, Seko 018-471 3315
Number of reference: UFV-PA 2015/3078
Last application date: 2016-01-06