Job: LGPN, Greek and Eastern languages

Faculty of Classics, Ioannou Centre for Classical and Byzantine Studies, 66 St Giles’, Oxford

The Faculty of Classics is seeking to appoint a full-time researcher for the AHRC funded Lexicon of Greek Personal Names project, directed by Professor Robert Parker. The appointment will be for a fixed period of 3 years from 1 April 2016 or as soon thereafter as can be mutually agreed. The appointee will be a member of a research group which will prepare volume VI of the Lexicon, that covering names from the Roman provinces of Syria, Palaestina, Arabia, and areas further East. The special responsibility of the appointee will be for names attested in non-Greek sources; s/he will have excellent knowledge of at least one relevant ancient Semitic language and willingness to acquire competence in others, and a good knowledge of Ancient Greek and Latin and relevant modern languages. S/he will have, or be near completion of, a relevant PhD.  For the further particulars please go to

Grade 7: £30,738 – £37,768 p.a.

Applications for this vacancy are to be made online via and enter Vacancy ID 121799

The closing date for applications is 12.00 noon on 18 February 2016. It is expected that interviews will be held in late February 2016.

Contact Person : Miss Clare Jarvis

Contact Phone : 01865 288391

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