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Post-Doctoral Research Assistant in Endangered Archaeology
Grade 7: £31,076 - £38,183 per annum

Applications are invited for a Post-Doctoral Research Assistant to join the Endangered Archaeology in the Middle East and North Africa (EAMENA) project in the School of Archaeology at the University of Oxford. The position is externally funded by the Arcadia Fund. The project director Dr Robert Bewley and the principal investigator is Professor Andrew Wilson.

This role involves searching for and recording significant archaeological sites in the Middle East and North Africa (from Mauretania to Iran), using satellite imagery and aerial photography, in order to aid understanding for their future protection and management. The job focuses on the interpretation of satellite imagery and aerial photographs for both the discovery of sites and an assessment of threats to them, record creation (using standard terminology and data input), analysis and archaeological research in support of the aims of the Endangered Archaeology project.

The post is a full-time appointment, for a fixed term of 3 years and is available from February 2017.

Applicants must have a doctorate in Archaeology (or a related and relevant subject) together with experience in or knowledge of the Middle East and North Africa.  You will possess specialist knowledge in archaeological survey techniques, especially image interpretation and site record creation.

Further details are available from Dr Robert Bewley (robert.bewley@arch.ox.ac.uk)

Additional information about the project is available at http://eamena.arch.ox.ac.uk

The closing date for applications is 12.00 noon on Friday 6th January 2017.

Interviews to be held during the week beginning 16 January 2017.

To apply for this role and for further details, including the job description and selection criteria, please click on the link below:

https://www.recruit.ox.ac.uk/pls/hrisliverecruit/erq_jobspec_version_4.jobspec?p_id=126426


Senior Researcher in Endangered Archaeology in the Middle East and North Africa

Grade 8: £38,896 - £46,4141 per annum

Applications are invited for a Senior Researcher to join the Endangered Archaeology research group in the School of Archaeology at the University of Oxford. The position is externally funded by Arcadia and the project is led by Dr. Robert Bewley.

The post is a full-time appointment, for a fixed term of 3 years and is available from January 2017.

Applicants must have a PhD in Archaeology or a closely related field, together with experience in the Middle East and North Africa.  The Endangered Archaeology project examines the aerial photographs and satellite imagery of archaeological sites. 

The primary role of the Senior Researcher will be to oversee the day-to-management of the project, reporting to the project Director, manage research associates and assistants and be part of the project’s management committee.  The post-holder will be required to undertake their own research, under the EAMENA umbrella, produce and assist others with publications, attend conferences and travel in the region.

Further details are available from Dr Robert Bewley (robert.bewley@arch.ox.ac.uk)

Additional information about the project is available at http://eamena.arch.ox.ac.uk

Applications for this vacancy are to be made online.

The closing date for applications is 12.00 noon on Wednesday 30th November 2016. 

To apply for this role and for further details, including the job description and selection criteria, please click on the link below: 

https://www.recruit.ox.ac.uk/pls/hrisliverecruit/erq_jobspec_version_4.jobspec?p_id=126012


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