Research Fellow – Post-Doctorate Researcher in Arabic Poetry in the Cairo Genizah: History of Literacy and Education

The School of Languages, Literatures and Cultural Studies and the Department of Near and Middle Eastern Studies at Trinity College Dublin is seeking to recruit a Research Fellow – Post-Doctorate Researcher (Arabic Poetry in the Cairo Genizah: History of Literacy and Education), Trinity College Dublin

Post Status: Specific Purpose Contract (expected duration approximately 36 months), Full-time.

Department / School: Department of Near Middle Eastern Studies, School of Languages, Literatures and Cultural Studies Trinity College Dublin, the University of Dublin.

Location: Main Campus, Trinity College Dublin, the University of Dublin, College Green, Dublin 2, Ireland

Reports to: Principal Investigator

Salary: Appointment will be made on the Post-Doctorate Researcher salary scale (€38,632 – 41,025) at a point in line with Government Pay Policy appointment will be made no higher than point 1.

Hours of Work: Full time – 37.5hrs per week

Closing Date: 12 Noon (GMT), Friday, 14th May 2021

Further Information

Informal enquiries about this post should be made to Dr. Mohamed Ahmed at: AHMEDM4@tcd.ie

Application Procedure

Applicants should submit an email with:

  • Full Curriculum Vitae
  • A covering letter outlining their experience relevant to the post,
  • Names and contact details of 2 referees (including email addresses), to: 

Rima Fitzpatrick, School Manager, Languages, Literatures and Cultural Studies

Email Address: FITZPARI@tcd.ie – please visit the TCD vacancies page to view a full job description.

Please note incomplete and late applications will not be considered. Shortlisted applicants will be invited for a 30-minute test, which will consist of a translation of Arabic poetry into English as well as an interview.

The full job description can be found on the Trinity College Dublin website, and: https://euraxess.ec.europa.eu/jobs/620895

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