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Jan
15
Sun
Malcolm H. Weiner Laboratory for Archaeological Science Pre-Doctoral Fellowship Deadline
Jan 15 all-day

MALCOLM H. WIENER LABORATORY FOR ARCHAEOLOGICAL SCIENCE PRE-­DOCTORAL RESEARCH FELLOWSHIP 2017-­2019

Deadline: January 15, 2017

Purpose: To conduct research at the Malcolm H. Wiener Laboratory for Archaeological Science of the American School of Classical Studies at Athens that addresses substantive problems pertaining to the ancient Greek world and adjacent areas through the application of interdisciplinary methods in the archaeological sciences. Laboratory facilities are especially well equipped to support the study of human skeletal biology, archaeobiological remains (faunal and botanical), environmental studies, and geoarchaeology (particularly studies in human-­landscape interactions and the study of site formation processes). Research projects utilizing other archaeological scientific approaches are also eligible for consideration, depending on the strength of the questions asked and the suitability of the plan for access to other equipment or resources available elsewhere in Greece.

Qualifications: Individuals actively enrolled in a graduate program who have passed all qualifying exams and have an approved PhD proposal.

Term: Two (2) years with the next term beginning early September 2017. It is expected that the applicant will maintain a physical presence at the Wiener Laboratory during the academic year (September to June 1).

Compensation: Stipend of $20,000 for 12 months.

Application: Link to Pre-­doctoral Fellowship application instructions at: http://www.ascsa.edu.gr/index.php/wiener-­laboratory/pre-­doctoral-­fellowship.

  1. Cover sheet naming the applicant, current research interests, and title and brief
    summary of the proposed research project
  2. Project Description including a) Objectives and expected Significance, b) Background
    and relation to present state of knowledge, c) Research description, d) Timeframe
  3. Results of prior Wiener Laboratory Research
  4. References cited; Facilities, equipment, and other resources; Permits
  5. Curriculum vitae following requested format
  6. Three (3) letters of reference from scholars in the field
  7. Expected contributions to and impact on the Wiener Laboratory and the ASCSA
    community

For information contact Dr. Panagiotis Karkanas (Director) at [email protected]
Web site: http://www.ascsa.edu.gr or http://www.ascsa.edu.gr/index.php/wiener-­laboratory/wlfellowships
E-­mail: [email protected]
The award will be announced by March 15

Malcolm H. Wiener Laboratory for Archaeological Science Post-Doctoral Fellowship Deadline
Jan 15 all-day

MALCOLM H. WIENER LABORATORY FOR ARCHAEOLOGICAL SCIENCE POST-­DOCTORAL RESEARCH FELLOWSHIP 2017-­2020

Purpose: To conduct research at the Malcolm H. Wiener Laboratory for Archaeological Science at the American School of Classical Studies at Athens that addresses substantive problems pertaining to the ancient Greek world and adjacent areas through the application of interdisciplinary methods in the archaeological sciences. Laboratory facilities are especially well equipped to support the study of human skeletal biology, archaeobiological remains (faunal and botanical), environmental studies, and geoarchaeology (particularly studies in human-­landscape interactions and the study of site formation processes). Research projects utilizing other archaeological scientific approaches are also eligible for consideration, depending on the strength of the questions asked and the suitability of the plan for access to other equipment or resources available elsewhere in Greece.

Qualifications: Recent PhD recipients (less than 7 years from degree) in fields relevant to the research interests of the laboratory.

Term: Three (3) years with the next term beginning early September 2017. It is expected that the applicant will maintain a physical presence at the Wiener Laboratory during the academic year (September to June 1).

Compensation: Stipend of $35,000 for 12 months.

Application: Link to Post-­doctoral Fellowship application instructions at: http://www.ascsa.edu.gr/index.php/wiener-­laboratory/post-­doctoral-­fellowship

  1. Cover sheet naming the applicant, current research interests, and title and brief
    summary of the proposed research project
  2. Project Description including a) Objectives and expected Significance, b) Background
    and relation to present state of knowledge, c) Research description, d) Time wl-post-doc-imageframe
  3. Results of prior Wiener Laboratory research
  4. References cited; Facilities, equipment, and other resources; Permits
  5. Curriculum vitae following requested format
  6. Three letters of reference from scholars in the field
  7. Expected contributions to and impact on the Wiener Laboratory and the ASCSA
    community

For information contact Dr. Panagiotis Karkanas (Director) at [email protected]
Web site: http://www.ascsa.edu.gr or http://www.ascsa.edu.gr/index.php/wiener-­laboratory/wlfellowships
E-­mail: [email protected]
The award will be announced by March 15

Malcolm H. Wiener Laboratory for Archaeological Science Research Associate Application Deadline
Jan 15 all-day

MALCOLM H. WIENER LABORATORY FOR ARCHAEOLOGICAL SCIENCE RESEARCH ASSOCIATE APPOINTMENTS

Deadline: January 15

Purpose: To conduct short-­term focused research at the Malcolm H. Wiener Laboratory for Archaeological Science of the American School of Classical Studies at Athens as part of a program of research that addresses substantive problems pertaining to the ancient Greek world and adjacent areas through the application of interdisciplinary methods in the archaeological sciences. Laboratory facilities are especially well equipped to support the study of human skeletal biology, archaeobiological remains (faunal and botanical), environmental studies, and geoarchaeology (particularly studies in human-­landscape interactions and the study of site formation processes). Research projects utilizing other archaeological scientific approaches are also eligible for consideration, depending on the strength of the questions asked and the suitability of the plan for access to other equipment or resources available elsewhere in Greece.

Qualifications: Individuals actively enrolled in a graduate program and individuals with a higher level degree in a relevant discipline. Applicants are welcome from any college or university worldwide. Independent scholars are also welcome to apply.

Term: Variable up to nine (9) months with the next term beginning early September. It is expected that the applicant will maintain a physical presence at the Wiener Laboratory during the tenure of the appointment.

Compensation: Stipend up to $7000.
Application: Link to Research Associate application instructions at: http://www.ascsa.edu.gr/index.php/wiener-­laboratory/research-­associate-­appointment

  1. Cover sheet naming the applicant, current research interests, and title and brief
    summary of the proposed research project
  2. Project Description including a) Objectives and expected Significance, b) Background
    and relation to present state of knowledge, c) Research description, d) Timeframe
  3. Results of prior Wiener Laboratory Research
  4. References cited; Budget; Facilities, equipment, and other resources; Permits
  5.  Curriculum vitae following requested format. (No transcripts are required.)
  6. One letter of reference from a scholar in the field
  7. Expected contributions to and impact on the Wiener Laboratory and the ASCSA
    community

For information contact Dr. Panagiotis Karkanas (Director) at [email protected]
Web site: http://www.ascsa.edu.gr or http://www.ascsa.edu.gr/index.php/wiener-­laboratory/wlfellowships
E-­mail: [email protected]
The award will be announced by March 15

Apr
30
Mon
Achill Archaeological Field School Scholarship 2018 @ Achill Archaeological Field School
Apr 30 all-day

For the first time in 2018 Achill Archaeological Field School will offer two $2000 scholarships for any of our 6-week or 12-week accredited excavation courses (Excavations and Recording 1, 2, or 7). The bursaries, which can be offset against course fees, aim to support students in their field school journey of discovery.

Application

  • Applicants for the scholarship should submit a 500 word statement outlining why they wish to study at the Achill Archaeological Field School accompanied by a CV.
  • Students must have applied and completed enrolment at the Achill Archaeological Field School before the scholarship deadline of April 30, 2018.
  • Applications should be sent to [email protected] with subject title ‘Scholarship’.

Place of Study

The study will be taken at Achill Archaeological Field School, Dooagh, Achill Island, Co. Mayo, Ireland.

Applicants’ Nationality

There is no nationality restriction.

Submission Deadline

30 April 2018.

Contact Details

If you have any further questions please contact us at [email protected].

May
3
Thu
Arctic Explorer Symposium at the Embassy of Canada
May 3 @ 4:30 pm – 8:30 pm