Job: 3 PhD grants at the Institute of Heritage Sciences

The Institute of Heritage Sciences (Incipit) in Santiago de Compostela is
looking for outstanding candidates for 3 PhD positions as part of the
project CHEUROPE – Critical Heritage Studies and the Future of Europe.
Towards an integrated, interdisciplinary and transnational training model
in cultural heritage research and management (EU Marie Sklodowska-Curie
actions (MSCA) – Innovative Training Networks (ITN). Closing date for
applications: 16 January 2017

15 PhD fellowships, 3 of them allocated to Incipit, in relation to “Mapping
Heritage Emotionalscapes”, “Participatory heritage. A critical approach to
conflicts, heritage management and participatory techniques”, and
“Appropriating heritage: new horizons for preventive archaeology through
public engagement”.

Potential PhD Supervisors are Felipe Criado-Boado, Cesar Parcero-Oubiña,
Cristina Sánchez-Carretero and Alfredo González-Ruibal.

Applicants should send: – a CV (max 2 pages) – a cover letter (1 page)
specifying the research theme selected and outlining why they are suitable
for the position and the names of two referees. – A short description of
the proposed research project (max 2500 words): this should include an
abstract of max.200 words and a project proposal – specifying research
question(s), positioning in the relevant academic debate(s), the proposed
methodology and a work plan. Mail it to: felipe.criado-boado@incipit.csic.es

GENERAL ANNOUNCEMENT

Please spread the word about the announcement for the CHEurope PhD training
program.

CHEUROPE – Critical Heritage Studies and the Future of Europe_Towards an
integrated, interdisciplinary and transnational training model in cultural
heritage research and management (EU Marie Sklodowska-Curie actions (MSCA)
– Innovative Training Networks (ITN). 15 PhD positions in various fields of
cultural heritage research and management

CHEurope Initial Training Network focuses on developing a new integrated
theoretical and methodological framework to enhance the academic and
professional training and open future job opportunities in cultural
heritage preservation, management and promotion. Bringing together a
network of key European academic and non-academic organisations, the
project will explore the processes by which heritage is ‘assembled’ through
practice-based research in partner institutions that connect students to
their future job markets and publics.

CHEurope will train 15 Early Stage Researchers (ESR) under five themes:

1.      Theorizing heritage futures in Europe: heritage scenarios –
University College London [UK],University Institute of Lisbon (ISCTE-IUL)
[PT] (2 PhD positions)

2.      Curating the city: trans-disciplinary inheritance/disinheritance
processes in urban settings – University of Gothenburg [SE], University of
Amsterdam [NL], University of Hasselt [BE],  Istituto Beni Culturali
Regione Emilia Romagna [IT] (4 PhD positions)

3.      Digital heritage: the future role of heritage and archive
collections in a digital world – University of Gothenburg , University
College London, Consejo Superior de Investigaciones Cientificas [ES],
University of Utrecht [NL] (4 PhD positions)

4.      Heritage and wellbeing: migration and dislocation – University of
Gothenburg , University College London (2 PhD positions)

5.      Heritage management and citizen participation in a multi-cultural
world – Consejo Superior de Investigaciones Cientificas, University of
Amsterdam (3 PhD positions).

For each theme, partner organisations will contribute to the research
programme with secondments and on the job training.

Duration of ESR Fellowships: 36 months.

Start date: April 2017

Closing date for applications: 16 January 2017

Information on the program is attached and can be found at:
http://criticalheritagestudies.gu.se/cooperation/cheurope   where you also
find the announcement

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