Byzness

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OXFORD UNIVERSITY BYZANTINE SOCIETY

The Byzness, 30th May 2016

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  1. NEWS & EVENTS
    2. JOBS & SCHOLARSHIP OPPORTUNITIES

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  1. NEWS & EVENTS

 

For a list of translations and editions currently in progress, see here. For details please email Dr Alessandra Bucossi at greek.editions.translations@gmail.com.

 

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A workshop on “Magical Traditions and Medieval, Religions of the Book” sent by Dr Angusheva-Tihanov.

 

For details see here.

 

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  1. JOBS & SCHOLARSHIP OPPORTUNITIES

 

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 INTERNATIONAL SUMMER SCHOOL, “GEORGIAN MANUSCRIPTS” (19-28 July, 2016: Tbilisi, Georgia)

 

For details see here.

 

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DIRECTOR OF THE CORINTH EXCAVATIONS, Deadline: October 31

The American School of Classical Studies at Athens seeks an active scholar and experienced archaeologist to direct its excavations at Ancient Corinth. Familiarity with the School’s program of excavation and research at Ancient Corinth is highly desirable. The Director works with the staff at Corinth in developing and conducting the fieldwork and documenting the results. The Director supervises the collections of the excavation and the publication of all finds. The Director administers the School’s plant and facilities at Ancient Corinth. The Director participates in the School’s activities, including its academic program and the instruction of students at the School through its field training program. The Director identifies projects for funding and helps to identify possible sources of funds for Corinth. Good command of Modern Greek is essential. Candidates must demonstrate strong qualities of leadership and articulate clearly their vision for the future of the Corinth Excavations.

The term of residency at Corinth is flexible in order to accommodate applicants who teach on semester and quarter terms or other university teaching requirements. The initial appointment is for three to five years. It begins on July 1, 2017, and is renewable. Salary and benefits commensurate with rank and experience, housing and travel provided. The Director of the Excavations at Ancient Corinth reports to the Director of the School and through the Director to the Managing Committee.
The deadline for applications and all supporting materials is October 31, 2016.  Candidates apply online, uploading a curriculum vitae and a statement explaining their interest in the position and their vision for it (max. 750 words), at:
https://ascsa.wufoo.com/forms/director-of-corinth-excavations-application/. Candidates should ask three people familiar with their work to send a letter of support as a Word or PDF file to application@ascsa.org. Address letter to Professor Peter Krentz, Chair, Committee on Personnel, American School of Classical Studies at Athens, 6 – 8 Charlton Street, Princeton, NJ 08540-5232.
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Matthew Kinloch

DPhil Candidate, History
President, Oxford University Byzantine Society

byzantine.society@gmail.com
https://oxfordbyzantinesociety.wordpress.com

 

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