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The University of Iceland invites applications for a PhD scholarship at the School of Humanities – Institute of History. Applications are invited from highly qualified and motivated applicants to take up a new PhD scholarship opportunity to contribute to the research project “Legends of the Eastern Viking", funded by RANNÍS, the Icelandic Centre For Research. The post is fixed-term for 3 years starting 1 July 2019.
 

The University of Iceland invites applications for a PhD scholarship at the School of Humanities (Institute of Literature and Visual Arts) in connection with the research project ‘Emotion and the Medieval Self in Northern Europe’, funded by RANNÍS, the Icelandic Centre For Research. The post is fixed-term for 3 years starting from the date of the signature of the contract or at the latest on 1 September 2019.

The Department of Physical Therapy at the Faculty of Medicine, in the School of Health Sciences at the University of Iceland, seeks applicants to fill an exciting, new, tenure-track position. The position primarily involves teaching and research, as well as administration duties. Applicants are expected to organize, administrate and teach courses in the area of health promotion and/or mental health, within the discipline of physical therapy.

The University of Iceland invites applications for a post-doctoral fellowship at the School of Humanities (Institute of Literature and Visual Arts) in connection with the research project ‘Emotion and the Medieval Self in Northern Europe’, funded by RANNÍS, the Icelandic Centre For Research. The post is fixed-term for 2 years with an estimated starting point of 1 September 2019.

A postdoctoral position on regulation of lung epithelia defenses is available at the University of Iceland (Reykjavik, Iceland). The title of the project is: „Host directed therapy by activating innate immunity“. The research project is on induction of signal pathways to counteract infections and pathogen interference with epithelium. The position is funded by Icelandic Research Fund (IRF or RANNIS). The project starts in the in spring 2019 and runs for two years with the possibility of extension for a year. The project is hosted at the BioMedical Center (BMC) of the University of Iceland.

The Faculty of Languages and Cultures at the University of Iceland invites applications for a tenure-track position of Assistant Professor/Lecturer in Japanese Studies. 

Application deadline March 14, 2019

Applications are invited from suitably qualified candidates for a full-time fixed term position as a Marie Curie Early Stage Researcher (PhD researcher) at the Centre for Disability Studies, School of Social Sciences, University of Iceland. This position is funded by the European Commission and is available from 1 September 2019 to contract end date of 31 August 2022.

The Centre for Disability Studies was established in 2006. It is dedicated to research in the broad field of disability with an emphasis on interdisciplinary scholarship including social, cultural, historical and human rights approaches. More information can be viewed here

Application deadline March 14, 2019

Applications are invited from suitably qualified candidates for a full-time fixed term position as a Marie Curie Early Stage Researcher (PhD researcher) at the Centre for Disability Studies, School of Social Sciences, University of Iceland. This position is funded by the European Commission and is available from 1 September 2019 to contract end date of 31 August 2022. 

The Centre for Disability Studies was established in 2006. It is dedicated to research in the broad field of disability with an emphasis on interdisciplinary scholarship including social, cultural, historical and human rights approaches. More information can be viewed here.