Jobs / Scholarships / Prizes

  • Aberystwyth University / Marie Sklowdowska-Curie Individual Fellowship Opportunities (starting date: 1 September, 2020).
  • O’Donovan Scholarship, Dublin Institute for Advanced Studies (closing date: 30 September 2019) (details:].
  • Research Associate, The Fionn Cycle Folklore Project, Department of Celtic Languages and Literatures, Harvard University (closing date: 26 August, 2019).
  • Post-doctoral Researcher, MACMORRIS project, Department of English, National University of Ireland, Maynooth (closing date: 14 July, 2019). The researcher will work on early modern Gaelic material, principally but not exclusively bardic poetry, with a particular focus on Munster in the late 16th and early 17th centuries. T
  • 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

  • Comhdháil an Chumainn Idirnáisiúnta le Staidéar ar Litríochtaí na hÉireann / International Association for the Study of Irish Literatures (IASIL), 2019 Conference, Trinity College Dublin, 22-26 July, 2019.
  • International Congress of Celtic Studies (XVI ICCS), Bangor University, Wales, 22-26 July, 2019.
  • Papers are invited for volume XVI of Studia Celtic Fennica (deadline for articles: 1 August, 2019).
  • Third Lublin Celtic Colloquium on ‘Changing Perspectives in Celtic Studies’, 19-20 September, 2019, Lublin, Poland (call for papers).
  • Vitae Sanctorum Cambriae, Department of Anglo-Saxon, Norse and Celtic, Cambridge University, 26-27 September, 2019.
  • Seventh annual colloquium on ‘Thinking about Mythology in the 21st Century’, 50 George Square, Edinburgh, on 19-20 October 2019 (call for papers).
  • 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 (call for papers).
  • 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).

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