Jobs / Scholarships / Prizes

  • The Terence Barry Prize for Best Graduate Paper in Irish Medieval Studies (closing date: 15 April, 2020).
  • The Four Courts Press Michael Adams Prize in Irish Medieval Studies (closing date: 25 March, 2020).
  • MA Scholarship in Welsh and Celtic Studies, School of Welsh, Cardiff University (closing date: 1 March, 2020).
  • Visiting Faculty Fellow, University of Notre Dame: Keough School of Global Affairs / Keough-Naughton Institute for Irish Studies for academic year 2020-21 (closing date: 15 January, 2020).
  • Two-year postdoctoral researcher (a specialist in hagiography ) in ERC-funded research group ‘Novel Saints. Studies in Ancient Fiction and Hagiography(directed by Prof. K. De Temmerman) to work as a Database Coordinator at Ghent University, Belgium (closing date for applications: 20 December 2019).
  • Tenure-track or Tenured Professor, Department of Celtic Languages and Literatures, Harvard University (closing date for applications: 1 December, 2019).
  • Intéirneacht in Ard-Stiúrthóireacht na Cumarsáide sa Pharlaimint sa Bhruiséil. Is féidir iarratas a chur isteach anseo, roimh an 30 Samhain. Tá tuilleadh eolais ar fáil ar an leathanach seo. Bheadh an tréimhse oiliúna ar siúl an 1 Márta – 31 Iúil 2020.
  • Tenure-track position in the Irish Language and its Cultures, School of Irish Studies, Concordia University, Montréal (closing date for applications: 15 November, 2019). Appointment to begin 1 July, 2020 (or shortly thereafter).
  • Cothrom-maoineachaidh (PhD) Funding Opportunty in Gaelic and Celtic Studies, Sabhal Mòr Ostaig, University of the Highlands and Islands (now open).
  • Annual Vivien Law Prize established by the Henry Sweet Society for the best essay submitted on any topic within the history of linguistics (submission by September 30 each year).
  • The Keough-Naughton Library Research Award in Irish Studies, University of Notre Dame (annual grant funding).

Conferences / Seminars / Call for Papers

  • Call for papers for Eolas 13 (deadline extended to 1 December, 2019).
  • EORAIP: Gaelic Ireland in medieval and early modern Europe: Part of Flatley Lecture Series, Irish Studies, Boston College, November 23, 2019.
  • Irish Conference of Folklore and Ethnology, National University of Ireland, Merrion Square, Dublin, 1011 December 2019. This year’s Conference will be held in conjunction with a conference on ‘Outlaws, Ballads and Bandits in Popular Tradition’, co-organized by Pascale Baker and Bairbre Ní Fhloinn (Clár).
  • A Brehon Lawyer’s School in Sixteenth-Century Ireland, NUI Galway, 25-26 January, 2020.
  • LehmanGaeilge 2020′, Lehman College, CUNY, the Bronx (paper proposals (as Gaeilge amháin): deadline extended to 15 December 2019).
  • Religion and the Experience of Nature: Comparative Perspectives, Center for Advanced Studies, LMU Munich, 19-20 March, 2020 (call for papers).
  • Medicine in the Medieval North Atlantic world, National University of Ireland, Maynooth, 19-21 March, 2020 (deadline for proposal submissions – 15 October, 2019: BURSARIES available).
  • Cumann na Mac Léinn Ceiltise: An 8ú comhdháil bhliantúil / Association of Celtic Students: Eighth Annual Conference, University College Dublin, 26-29 March, 2020 (abstract submission deadline: Friday, 22 November, 2019)
  • Space and Settlement in the Middle Ages XI: Trinity College Dublin, 27-28 March, 2020 (call for papers: closing date 31 October, 2019).
  • Conference on Medieval Multilingual Manuscripts: Texts, Scribes, and Patrons, Dublin Institute for Advanced Studies, 22-23 May, 2020 (call for papers: closing date 29 November, 2019).
  • Summer School, School of Celtic Studies, Dublin Institute for Advanced Studies, 6-17 July, 2020.
  • Rannsachadh na Gàidhlig 11, Department of Celtic Studies, St Francis Xavier University, Nova Scotia, 22-24 July 2020 (call for papers).
  • 16th Fachtagung of the Society for Indo-European Studies, “Beyond Formenlehre?: Indo-European Morphology with fuzzy boundaries and interface phenomena”, 7-10 September 2020, University of Zurich.
  • ‘Welsh Manuscripts 800-1800’, National Library of Wales, 9-11 September 2020 (call for papersclosing date 31 January, 2020).
  • 10th International Colloquium of the Societas Celto-Slavica, Szczecin, Poland 24-25 September, 2020 (call for papers: closing date — 15 January, 2020).
  • North American Gaels: Language, Literature, Lore, Saint Mary’s University, Halifax, Nova Scotia, 2-3 October 2020 (closing date for papers: 1 March, 2020).

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