Afin de permettre aux étudiants de découvrir les nouvelles archives départementales du Rhône et leurs ressources, une journée portes ouvertes aux étudiants est organisée : lundi 13 cotobre de 9h à 17h.
Au programme :
– à 9 h, 11 h et 14 h : présentation des Archives du Rhône, méthodologie de la recherche en archives, présentation des ressources en ligne ;
– toute la journée, ateliers : archives foncières, recherche personnalisée sur internet, conservation du patrimoine, conservation des antiquités et objets d’art
– visites guidées du bâtiment.
Site Internet http://archives.rhone.fr/
The Department of Classical Studies at the University of Michigan has been authorized to fill a tenure-track position beginning September 1, 2015 at the level of Assistant Professor. This is a university year appointment.
The area within Classical Studies is open, although we are particularly interested in candidates with expertise in Aegean Prehistory, Classical Reception or Ancient Science. Preference will be given to candidates who do not duplicate existing strengths. This position is part of a new University cluster on “The Mediterranean Perspective on Global History and Culture” devoted to studying the Mediterranean as a dynamic area of cultural, religious, social and political exchange (see www.lsa.umich.edu/mediterranean) and involving Classical Studies, History of Art, Judaic Studies, and Romance Languages and Literatures. The candidate must be interested in wide-ranging cross-disciplinary approaches to networks of cultural interaction across the Mediterranean, and will participate in Mediterranean-based curricula and programs both within their own departments and interdepartmentally, including a collaborative undergraduate course on interdisciplinary approaches to the Mediterranean.
Qualifications : PhD or equivalent by date of appointment.
Candidates should send a cover letter, CV, statement of current and future research plans, statement of teaching philosophy and experience, evidence of teaching excellence (if any) and article or chapter-length writing sample, along with three letters of reference to firstname.lastname@example.org by November 3, 2014.
Women and minorities are encouraged to apply. The University of Michigan is supportive of the needs of dual career couples and is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer.
UNESCO announces a A 7000 euros Grant for a Project Awarded to a young person from the Mediterranean.
You wish to undertake a project related to Mediterranean cultures or art and crafts? Are you a national from a Mediterranean country? Born after 31 December 1987, you will be under 28 years of age in 2015.
The Marc de Montalembert Foundation offers a 7000 euros grant for qualifying projects. To present a project an application form must be requested before November 15th 2014. Deadline for the dispatch of applications: December 31st, 2014.
In order to encourage better appreciation of the cultures and art and crafts of the Mediterranean region among its young generations the Marc de Montalembert Foundation provides grants for the implementation of projects related to cultures or art and crafts. Projects must be the expression of a personal vocation of the candidates. Projects must be implemented outside the candidates’ home country.
The Foundation expects concrete results from the project. Whatever form of expression chosen – written, oral, visual, … – the outcome must be an original piece of work which the Foundation may consider helping to publish or promote. The candidate may decide to finalize the result of the project in residence at the Marc de Montalembert Foundation on the island of Rhodes in Greece. The subjects treated by grant beneficiaries in twenty years since 1994 come under the headings of: “Sculpture”, “Literature”, “Music”, “Painting”, “ Engraving”, “Architecture”, “Sociology”, “Photography”, “Ethnography”, “Art History”, “Musicology”.
To apply, see http://whc.unesco.org/en/news/1180.
Voici l’appel à contributions relatif au premier thème de l’année retenu par Questes, vendredi 26 septembre.
La question ‘Finir le Moyen Âge’ occupera les séances des 14 novembre, 12 décembre 2014 et 9 janvier 2015 à la Maison de la Recherche de la Sorbonne (Salle D-040) de 18h à 20h.
Pour plus de détails, consultez l’appel : Appel à contributions – Finir le Moyen Âge – Questes.