Jobs/ Scholarships/ Prizes

  • Irish Chiefs and Clans Essay Competition, Council of Irish Chiefs and Clans of Ireland Prize in History (closing date: 1 June, 2018).
  • Fully-funded scholarship, taught MA in Medieval Irish Studies, Department of Early Irish at Maynooth for the 2018/19 academic year (deadline for applications is 1 June, 2018).
  • Classics/School of Languages, Literatures and Cultures/CASSCS, NUI Galway: funded PhD scholarship (deadline for applications is 17.00 hrs, 1 June, 2018).
  • Research Assistant (24 month contract), Department of Early Irish, NUI Maynooth (c Sunday, 17 June, 2018).
  • 2019 O’Donnell Fellowship in Irish Studies, Newman College and St Mary’s College, University of Melbourne, Australia  (deadline for applications: Friday 27 July, 2018).
  • Fulbright Scholar Program, School of Celtic Studies, Dublin Institute for Advanced Studies (closing date: 1 August, 2018).
  • 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).
  • Elrington and Bosworth Professorship of Anglo-Saxon, Department of Anglo-Saxon, Norse and Celtic, Cambridge University (to take up appointment on 1 October 2019 or as soon as possible thereafter).

Conferences/ Seminars

  • Ulidia VI / Fíanaigecht III: Sabhal Mòr Ostaig, Isle of Skye, 13-17 June (call for papers).
  • Workshop on the Typology of Breton, 19-20 June 2018, Quimper.
  • Glossing Cultural Change: comparative perspectives on manuscript annotation, c. 600–1200 CE, National University of Ireland, Galway, 21–22 June 2018 (call for papers).
  • One day symposium on the theme of ‘Mendicants on the Margins’, University College Cork, 27 June 2018.
  • 32nd Irish Conference of Medievalists, 28-30 June, 2018, University College Cork.
  • Leeds International Medieval Congress 2018: call for papers for sessions on ‘Remembering the Viking Age around the Irish Sea’ at Leeds International Medieval Congress 2-5 July, 2018 (deadline for abstracts is 15 September 2017).
  • ‘Commemorating Saints and Martyrs in Medieval Europe’: call for papers for sessions at Leeds International Medieval Congress 2-5 July, 2018 (deadline for abstracts is 20 September 2017).
  • Leeds International Medieval Congress 2018: call for papers for two sessions at Leeds International Medieval Congress 2-5 July, 2018 (deadline for abstracts is 22 September 2017).
  • 3rd Poznań Conference of Celtic Studies, 9-10 July 2018, Adam Mickiewicz University in Poznań, Poland (Call for papers).
  • 2017-18 Celtic Studies seminars in the Welsh Department at Aberystwyth (programme).
  • Rannsachadh na Gaidhlig 10, The University of Edinburgh, 28-30 August 2018 (Call for papers).
  • 10th Celtic Linguistics Conference, 4-5 September 2018, Maynooth University (programme).
  • Annual Colloquium of the Henry Sweet Society for the History of Linguistic Ideas, Maynooth University, 5-8 September 2018 (call for papers).
  • Galloway, Gaelic’s Lost Province, Conference: Saturday, 8 September, 2018, CatStrand, New Galloway (programme).
  • 34th annual meeting of the American Conference for Irish Studies (western region), Jackson Hole, Wyoming, October 12-13, 2018 (call for papers: deadline, July 1, 2018).
  • Learning scripts, forgetting scripts: new approaches to the history of writing in the Roman West, 8-9 November 2018, Universidad de las Palmas de Gran Canaria (Call for papers: closing date, 15 April, 2018).
  • 23rd Australasian Conference of Irish Studies, University of Sydney, 27-30 November 2018 (call for papers).
  • CLCS Celtic Forum at the MLA Convention, Chicago, 3-6 January, 2019 (proposal due: March 22, 2018),
  • IONA Seafaring: Early Medieval Studies on the Islands of the North Atlantic, Simon Fraser University, Vancouver, BC, Canada, April 11-13, 2019 (call for papers).
  • Preliminary Call For Papers, CSANA at Kalamazoo May 2019 (complete paper proposals due no later than 15 September, 2018).
  • International Congress of Celtic Studies (XVI ICCS), Bangor University, Wales, 22-26 July, 2019 (call for papers: 1 July – 30 September, 2018).

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