Research fellowship for specific project: Water, bathing and health in the Medici correspondence via EURAXESS

Università Ca' Foscari Venezia

Venice, Italy 🇮🇹

Job Information

Organisation/Company: UNIVERSITA’ CA’ FOSCARI VENEZIA

Research Field: History » Medieval history, History

Researcher Profile: Recognised Researcher (R2), Leading Researcher (R4), First Stage Researcher (R1), Established Researcher (R3)

Country: Italy

Application Deadline: 26/01/2023 – 00:59 (UTC)

Type of Contract: To be defined

Job Status: Not Applicable

Is the job funded through the EU Research Framework Programme?: H2020 / ERC

Is the Job related to staff position within a Research Infrastructure?: No

Offer Description

The post-doctoral researcher will carry out original research on the role of water as resource in the pursuit of health and well-being, primarily (but not exclusively) in the Medici correspondence (“Mediceo del Principato”) during the sixteenth and seventeenth centuries, using both archival and digitised resources.
The “Mediceo del Principato is the epistolary collection of the Tuscan Grand Dukes (1537-1743), consisting of over 4 million letters kept in the State Archives of Florence, which study is promoted by the Medici Archive Project, where part of the activities of the post-doc will take place.
In particular, the research will focus on bathing practices, both domestic and thermal.

Requirements

Additional Information

Eligibility criteria

CV AND INTERVIEW

Eligible destination country/ies for fellows:

  • Italy

Eligibility of fellows: country/ies of residence:

  • AFRICA
  • EUROPE
  • OCEANIA
  • NORTH AMERICA
  • SOUTH AMERICA
  • ASIA

Eligibility of fellows: nationality/ies:

  • AFRICA
  • EUROPE
  • OCEANIA
  • NORTH AMERICA
  • SOUTH AMERICA
  • ASIA

Selection process

CV AND INTERVIEW

Additional comments

  • Annual budget: 61676
  • Frequency of calls: 12
  • International mobility required: yes

Website for additional job details

https://www.unive.it/data/28825/

Work Location(s)

Number of offers available: 1

Company/Institute: UNIVERSITA’ CA’ FOSCARI VENEZIA

Country: Italy

Where to apply

Website: https://apps.unive.it/domandeconcorso-en/accesso/2022-dsu-ar-25

Contact

City: VENEZIA


POSITION TYPE

ORGANIZATION TYPE

EXPERIENCE-LEVEL

IHE Delft MSc in Water and Sustainable Development