1-year post-doctoral position in the history of medieval Latin astronomy

Paris Observatory/CNRS

Job Type: Postdoc

Application Deadline: June 30, 2021


Based at the Paris Observatoire, the successful applicant will join the ERC-funded ALFA Project studying medieval Latin astronomy. Acquired competences in Latin philology, codicology, manuscript cataloguing, and paleography, history of astronomy and history of mathematics will be appreciated. The will to work with, and contribute to, the development of digital humanities tools will be a positive element. A good control of spoken and written English is also important in order to be able to interact fruitfully with the international team of the project.

Posted: June 14, 2021