Research Assistant / Post-Doc Researcher, School of Celtic Studies


Division : College of Celtic Research
Emptiness ID : 024541
Closing Date : 24-Sep-2023

The Function

Maynooth College is dedicated to a technique during which the first College targets of wonderful analysis and scholarship and excellent schooling are interlinked and equally valued.

We’re in search of a analysis assistant or post-doctoral researcher within the UK-Eire Collaboration specialising within the Digital Humanities to help with a  analysis venture titled; Harnessing digital applied sciences to remodel understanding of Ogham writing, from the 4th century to the twenty first (OG(H)AM; URL: ).

Funded by the Irish Analysis Council (grant quantity IRC/W001985/1) and the Arts and Humanities Analysis Council, and led by Professor David Stifter, collectively with the UK Co-PI Professor Katherine Forsyth, we count on to make a big contribution to the understanding of the historic growth of the usage of Ogham within the long-term perspective.

The place of the researcher includes digitising Ogham inscriptions. Digitisation will consist primarily of encoding knowledge in TEI XML format for the venture’s digital corpus of Ogham. It could occasionally additionally entail helping in fieldwork for 3D-recording of objects with inscriptions.

Analysis Assistant Degree 1(2023)Wage Scale: €29,275 – €33,131 p.a.professional rata (6 factors)
Analysis Assistant Degree 2(2023 Wage Scale:  €34,062 – €39,158 p.a. professional rata (7 factors)
Publish-Doctoral Researcher (2023) Wage Scale: €42,033 p.a. professional rata (1 level)

Appointments can be made in accordance with public sector pay provisions.

Closing Date: 23:30hrs (native Irish time) on Sunday, twenty fourth September 2023.

Purposes have to be submitted by the time limit and time specified above. Any purposes that are nonetheless in progress on the closing time on the desired time limit can be cancelled mechanically by the system.

Late purposes is not going to be accepted.  

Maynooth College is an equal alternatives employer

The place is topic to the Statutes of the College

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