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Research Fellow


Location:  Avenue Campus
Salary:   £30,942
Part Time Fixed Term (0.8 FTE for 6 months)
Closing Date:  Friday 21 February 2020
Interview Date:   Monday 02 March 2020
Reference:  1246220AR

The Faculty of Arts and Humanities at the University of Southampton seeks to appoint a Research Fellow in Maritime Archaeology to work with Dr R. Helen Farr, Dr I. Haigh and Prof R. Marsh on an ERC grant. The successful candidate will have experience of palaeo-hydrodynamic tidal modelling and ocean drift calculations of relevance to early seafaring, and analysing results in Matlab. 

By the date of the appointment the successful candidate will hold, or will be nearing completion of a PhD in a relevant subject area and will have a developing publication record.

Work pattern to be agreed at offer stage. 

Informal enquiries can be made to Dr Helen Farr (

Applications for Research Fellow positions will be considered from candidates who are working towards or nearing completion of a relevant PhD qualification.  The title of Research Fellow will be applied upon successful completion of the PhD.  Prior to the qualification being awarded the title of Senior Research Assistant will be given.

Application Procedure
You should submit your completed online application form at The application deadline will be midnight on the closing date stated above. If you need any assistance, please call Annabelle Trimm (Recruitment Team) on +44 (0) 23 8059 4043. Please quote reference 1246220AR on all correspondence.

The closing date for this job opportunity has now passed, and applications are no longer being accepted for this position

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We aim to be an equal opportunities employer and welcome applications from all sections of the community. Please note that applications from agencies will not be accepted unless indicated in the job advert.

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