Job Losses at the National Maritime Museum Cornwall

February 2016

It has been announced that the National Maritime Museum Cornwall, which opened in 2002, is set to lose the equivalent of three full time jobs amongst its staff. Despite record visitor numbers, it appears that the museum is still running a deficit, expending £2.56 million in 2014-15 compared to an income of £2.27 million. Read More

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3-year AHRC funded Postdoc at Warwick Hispanic Studies

November 2015

Warwick University are delighted to invite applications from suitably qualified candidates for a 3-year postdoctoral research fellowship at Warwick Hispanic Studies. The successful candidate will be a key part of the research team for the AHRC-funded project  ‘Imperial Entanglements: Transoceanic Basque Networks in British and Spanish Colonialism and their Legacy,’ working closely with PI Kirsty Hooper and Co-I […] Read More

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Collaborative Doctoral Partnerships at the National Archive and Science Museum

November 2015

The National Archives and Science Museum have announced that they are offering CDP (Collaborative Doctoral Partnerships) studentships to start in 2016, a number of which are dedicated to, or have possibilities in the maritime field. The National Archives have three studentships to be filled, and the Science museum six. They are looking for project submissions […] Read More

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National Maritime Museum Collaborative Doctoral Studentships

March 2015

The History of British Prison Hulks, 1776-1864  Applications are invited for a doctoral studentship tenable at the University of Leicester in collaboration with the National Maritime Museum (NMM). This doctoral award is funded though the Arts and Humanities Research Council (AHRC) under its Collaborative Doctoral Partnerships (CDP) scheme. The studentship, which is full-time and funded […] Read More

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Leverhulme Trust Doctoral Scholarship In History/Archaeology/Ship-Science

March 2015

The University of Southampton have announced a fabulous opportunity for a historian or archaeologist seeking a career in the maritime heritage industry. Applications have been invited for a Southampton Marine and Maritime Institute Doctoral Award hosted by the Faculties of Humanities at the University of Southampton. The project will focus on HMS Victory after the […] Read More

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