Positions in ERC and Dutch Research Council (NWO) project on Social History of Material Infrastructures

Belgium and the Netherlands
Deadline: 15th May 2022

The first batch of positions in both the ERC and Dutch Research Council (NWO) project on the social history of material infrastructures have now all been advertised. This concerns seven posts, four at KU Leuven and three at the International Institute for Social History in Amsterdam. Candidates interested in any of these positions should apply to each position separately. Please share widely and encourage suitable candidates to apply. The deadline for most positions is May 15, 2022.

1) at KULeuven, Belgium

PHD position in the social history of material infrastructures
https://www.kuleuven.be/personeel/jobsite/jobs/60105461

three-year postdoctoral position in the social history of material infrastructure
https://www.kuleuven.be/personeel/jobsite/jobs/60105559

three-year postdoctoral position in machine learning
https://www.kuleuven.be/personeel/jobsite/jobs/60105557

five-year project management position
https://www.kuleuven.be/personeel/jobsite/jobs/60112779

In addition to these positions we also have partial paid research assistantships available; these will be allocated to MA or PHD students wishing to work on projects in Chinese or global history falling within the scope of the early modern history research group but who are interested in working on the material infrastructures project on a part-time basis.

2) at the International Institute for Social History, Amsterdam, the Netherlands

PHD position in the social history of material infrastructures
https://vacatures.knaw.nl/job/Amsterdam-A-PhD-researcher-in-the-social-history-of-material-infrastructures-%40IISH/845986055/

three-year postdoctoral position in the social history of material infrastructure
https://vacatures.knaw.nl/job/Amsterdam-A-postdoctoral-fellow-in-the-social-history-of-material-infrastructures-%40IISH/845986155/

two-year postdoctoral position in spatial and network analysis
https://vacatures.knaw.nl/job/Amsterdam-A-postdoctoral-fellow-in-the-spatial-and-network-analysis-of-material-infrastructures-%40IISH/845986455/