Gepubliceerd op 24-06-2016

Job: Postdoc in the HERA Joint Research Program: Printing the Past. Architecture, Print Culture, and the Uses of the Past in Modern Europe

Job description

  • To conduct research in the archives of the Ecole des Beaux-Arts, the Musée d’Orsay and other relevant institutions and libraries;
  • To prepare and submit research output for publication in peer-reviewed journals international journals;
  • To write a monograph;
  • To organize one of the projects workshops, to be held in Cambridge or Leiden, and to curate a web exhibition;
  • To take an active part in the various activities of LUCAS.


  • We are looking for an architectural or art historian specialized in 19th-century European architecture;
  • The candidate must have an affinity with the theme of this research project, as is evident from publications, conference papers and teaching topics;
  • Good French reading and speaking fluency is a requisite;
  • The candidate is ready to play a substantial role in the research and teaching of LUCAS;
  • Ph.D. degree in architectural or art history on a relevant subject, obtained after 2010;
  • Excellent knowledge of English, both oral and written;
  • Clear affinity to the project’s topic;
  • The ability to work independently but at the same time being a strong team player.

You can apply for this job until June, 29 2016.
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Het KNHG is de grootste organisatie van professionele historici in Nederland. Het biedt een platform aan de ruim 1100 leden en aan de historische gemeenschap als geheel. Word lid van het KNHG.
Het Huygens Instituut beoogt de Nederlandse geschiedenis en cultuur inclusiever maken. Het ontsluit historische bronnen en literaire teksten en ontwikkelt innovatieve methoden, tools en duurzame digitale infrastructuur.