Leverhulme Early Career Fellowships: apply to come to Swansea!

This is an invitation to apply for the Leverhulme Early Career Fellowship Scheme for a postdoc position based at Swansea.

We would welcome anybody whose research complements research interests of one or more colleagues.

Our research strengths are in: Greek and Latin Literature; Greek and Roman History and Archaeology; the Archaeology, History and Culture of Egypt and Nubia; Ancient Philosophy; Cultural Property Protection in Conflict Zones.

Find more details about Classics, Ancient History and Egyptology at Swansea:

People: Classics, Ancient History and Egyptology Staff – Swansea University

Swansea University: Singleton Campus

Research areas: Classics, Ancient History and Egyptology Research – Swansea University

Research Centres: OLCAP (object- and landscape-based approaches to the past), KYKNOS (Greek and Roman narrative literature) and CHART (Heritage research).

Collaboration: We benefit from collaboration with our museum on campus, the Egypt Centre.

Context: We are part of a department of History, Heritage and Classics; the School of Culture and Communication, Faculty of Humanities and Social Sciences.


Applications will be supported by the Faculty of Humanities and Social Sciences.

Internal deadline: 6th January 2022.

See below for detailed information about the application process.

Note that the timescale for applications is quite short!

Contact potential mentors very soon.

Please liaise directly with the staff member you identify as a potential research mentor. General enquiries may be directed to Professor Mark Humphries, subject lead for Classics, Ancient History, and Egyptology (m.humphries@swansea.ac.uk).

Classics, Ancient History and Egyptology at graduation in 2018: we are a welcoming bunch!