Graduate Research Assistant - 'Diseases of Modern Life 19th-Century Perspectives' University of Oxford, Faculty of English Language and Literature United Kingdom

Graduate Research Assistant - 'Diseases of Modern Life 19th-Century Perspectives'

Faculty of English Language and Literature, Gibson Building, Radcliffe Observatory Quarter, Woodstock Road, Oxford

Grade 6: £28,660 - £34,189 p.a.

Applications are invited for a Graduate Research Assistant to join the team working on the ERC funded project, ‘Diseases of Modern Life: Nineteenth-Century Perspectives’, under the direction of Professor Sally Shuttleworth. The project is interdisciplinary bringing together scholars from the history of medicine, science and technology.


The postholder will provide research support for the project in a range of areas, including preparation of materials for publication and database entry, and public engagement activities. There is also the possibility of pursuing individual research in the area. The project is now entering its final stage, and the appointee will work with the team of researchers, the project administrator, and the existing graduate research assistant to ensure a lasting legacy for the project has been created.


Applications must be submitted online. You will be asked to upload a CV, and supporting statement. Please ensure all documents are uploaded as PDF files. Please quote the following vacancy reference number in all correspondence: 138666.


The closing date for applications is 12.00 noon on 16 January 2019. It is hoped that interviews will be held at the end of January 2019.


Contact Person : Rachel Henning

Vacancy ID : 138666

Contact Phone :

Closing Date : 16-Jan-2019

Contact Email :

If you apply for this position please say you saw it on Educaloxy


All Jobs






Uni Anu

Uni Copenhagen

Uni Gothenburg

Uni Kuwait

Uni Laval

Uni Nus Singapore

Uni Seoul

Uni Simon Fraser

Uni Tcd

Uni Tokio

Uni Unsw