Post-doc : Medieval Islam and Christendom (Madrid, 2014-2015)

A 14-month Postdoctoral position (Experienced Researcher) is available in the Marie Curie Initial Training Network Power and Institutions in Medieval Islam and Christendom (PIMIC). The Postdoctoral position will be based in an audiovisual company (Lopez Li Films-Spain). The Fellow will receive an annual living allowance of 57,000 Euros/year (base rate) and a mobility allowance of 700-900 Euros/month (base rate). She/he will participate in PIMIC, a project combining academic research on medieval institutions with training in wider dissemination, based on collaboration between universities and private sector companies and funded by the European Union.

The Experienced Researcher will participate in a groundbreaking project : the creation of the Media School for Historians, a training course designed to teach historians how to make a documentary film from its conception to post-production. She/he will work actively with Lopez-Li Films in order to get familiar with the company and its productions. She/he will equally enable the Marie Curie Initial Training Network PIMIC to implement ambitious schemes for the diffusion and transfer of its conclusions.

Required skills : Ph.D or at leat 4 years of research experience with specific studies related to audiovisual media, film, communication, cultural management and/or applied media sciences. Some educational background in History is a plus. Experience on documentary production will be appreciated.

Languages : English and Spanish (understanding only)

Closing date of applications : 30 September 2014

Duration of Fellowship 14 months starting in November 2014

Submitting an application
Applications including a CV (maximum two pages), a letter of interest, a scanned diploma (PhD or equivalent) and a sample of work must be sent in English to

Contact person
Laura Rodríguez (PIMIC Project Manager)

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Magali Romaggi

Agrégée de lettres classiques, doctorante en littérature médiévale à l'Université Lumière Lyon 2, elle travaille sur la figure de Narcisse au Moyen Âge.

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