Post-Doc Research Fellowship (South Asian or East Asian Studies) in Oslo
Lars Martin Fosse
lmfosse at GETMAIL.NO
Sun Oct 5 09:04:54 UTC 2008
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Dr.art. Lars Martin Fosse
Haugerudvn. 76, Leil. 114,
0674 Oslo - Norway
Phone: +47 22 32 12 19 Fax: +47 850 21 250
Mobile phone: +47 90 91 91 45
E-mail: lmfosse at getmail.no
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> From: Indology [mailto:INDOLOGY at liverpool.ac.uk] On Behalf Of
> Ute Huesken
> Sent: Sunday, October 05, 2008 9:48 AM
> To: INDOLOGY at liverpool.ac.uk
> Subject: Post-Doc Research Fellowship (South Asian or East
> Asian Studies) in Oslo
> Post-Doctoral Research Fellowship (South Asian or East Asian
> Studies) POSITION AS POST-DOCTORAL RESEARCH FELLOWSHIP
> (SKO/post code 1352) IN SOUTH ASIAN OR EAST ASIAN STUDIES
> is available at the Department of Culture Studies and
> Oriental Languages, Faculty of Humanities, University of Oslo
> The successful candidates should in her/his research project
> work on a topic related to culture, history, religion,
> language and/or society in South Asia or East Asia. The
> necessary language competence to carry out the project must
> be documented. The applicant?s post-doctoral research project
> should preferably be related to one of the ongoing research
> projects at the department.
> For research projects at the Department of Culture Studies
> and Oriental Languages see:
> The fellowship is for 4 years, out of which 25% is spent on
> duties for the department. These duties may include teaching
> and administrative work and will include acquiring formal
> basic university pedagogical competence.
> Applicants must hold a degree equivalent to a Norwegian
> doctoral degree in a relevant field. The main purpose of
> post-doctoral research fellowships is to qualify researchers
> for work in top academic positions within their disciplines.
> Applicants must submit a project description, including a
> schedule of activities. It is to be assumed that the project
> will be completed within the 4-year period.
> The appointee will be expected to engage with existing
> research groups in the Faculty of Humanities and to
> contribute to the further development of the scholarly community.
> We are looking for strongly motivated and competent
> candidates, with high academic qualifications in the relevant
> area of research.
> Short listed applicants may be invited for an interview at
> the University of Oslo.
> Guidelines for appointments to post-doctoral research
> fellowships at the University of Oslo may be obtained at
> The University of Oslo aims to recruit more women in academic
> Women are encouraged to apply. The University of Oslo also
> aims to recruit more employees of ethnic minorities to Norway
> in academic positions.
> The University of Oslo has an agreement for all employees,
> aiming to secure rights to research results a.o.
> For further information, contact:
> Rune Svarverud, director of research IKOS, phone:
> (47)22856982, e-mail:
> rune.svarverud at ikos.uio.
> Anne Stovner, research coordinator IKOS, phone: (+47)22855934, e-mail:
> a.s.stovner at ikos.uio.no.
> Government wage scale: 57-62 (NOK 435 700 ? 477 800 per
> annum, depending on level of expertise)
> Closing date for applications: 15 November 2008
> Ref.no: 2008/15659
> Applications must include four copies of
> - a letter of application describing qualifications
> - project proposal (maximum 10 pages)
> - CV (including list of publications) and
> educational certificates
> The applicants must also submit three copies of the doctoral
> dissertation and up to three other relevant published works.
> Applications may be written in Norwegian or English. Please
> mark applications with reference number and send to The
> Faculty of Humanities, P.O. box 1079 Blindern, 03l6 Oslo, Norway.
> Ute Huesken
> Professor of Sanskrit
> Department of Culture Studies and Oriental Languages
> University of Oslo Faculty of Humanities P.O. Box 1010 Blindern
> N-0315 Oslo
> Room 387, P.A. Munch's Building
> phone: +47 22 85 48 16
> telefax: +47 22 85 48 28
> ute.huesken at ikos.uio.no
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