Job: PhD Fellowship in Byzantine Literature

Institute for Early Christian and Byzantine Studies, KU Leuven, Belgium

Deadline: 10 March 2019

The Institute for Early Christian and Byzantine Studies of the Greek Department at KU Leuven is seeking a PhD candidate, to work on a research project investigating the political application of biblical exegesis at the Byzantine court of the ninth to eleventh centuries. The successful candidate will prepare a dissertation, which will be a joint degree from KU Leuven (main institution) and the Universität zu Köln. The supervisors will be professors Reinhart Ceulemans and Claudia Sode.

The position opened now is a two-year full-time appointment at Leuven (starting date: 1 October 2019 at the latest). Additional funding will be solicited once the fellowship has started.

A full version of the job description can be found on https://www.kuleuven.be/personeel/jobsite/jobs/55010753. The deadline is 10 March 2019.

Contact: reinhart.ceulemans@kuleuven.be and claudia.sode@uni-koeln.de.