£7500 6 month full-time / 10 month 0.6 part-time
We are looking to appoint 5 interns on full- or part-time basis to conduct their own arts and humanities research project with any of the University of Cambridge Museums and collections. Aimed at postgraduate and early career researchers, applicants must have submitted their doctoral thesis or be within 2 years of receiving their doctorate. Priority will be given to those who are or have been Arts & Humanities Research Council (AHRC) award holders and with little or no experience of working in museums. Innovative
and inter-disciplinary research proposals are particularly welcome.
Closing date: 12 October 2012 5pm
Interviews: week beginning Monday 5 November 2012
Internships to start between 19 November 2012 and March 2013
Send hard copy of research proposal (400 words), CV (2 pages), letter from supervisor and a copy of doctoral certificate (where applicable) to Dr Alana Jelinek, Museum of Archaeology & Anthropology, University of Cambridge, Downing Street, Cambridge, CB2 3DZ