2 post-doc positions at the University of Bologna
22 January 2019
We are delighted to draw your attention to two post-doc positions (initially 3 years, renewable for a further 2 years) at the University of Bologna, Department of Classical Philology and Italian Studies, as part of the ERC project (Consolidator 2018-2023): INSCRIBE –Invention of Scripts and their Beginnings.
INSCRIBE is devoted to the analysis of the invention of writing through a multi-stepped methodology that includes linguistics, archaeology, anthropology, iconography, cognitive studies, and digital humanities.
The 2 post-doc positions pertain to the second strand of the project, which focuses on the undeciphered writing systems from the Aegean, dating to the second millennium BCE (Cretan Hieroglyphic, Linear A and Cypro-Minoan).
Candidates are expected to have a PhD in a related subject, and to devote their research to:
- The analysis of the relationship between Cretan Hieroglyphic and Linear A, through the lens of palaeography and archaeology.
- The analysis of the Cypro-Minoan script vis à vis Linear A.
For enquiries, do not hesitate to e-mail: email@example.com
To visit the website: https://site.unibo.it/inscribe/it