Camel caravan

Camel caravan
Mosaic from Deir al-Adas, Syria, 8th century (photo: J.C.Meyer)
The research project Mechanisms of cross-cultural interaction: Networks in the Roman Near East (2013-2016) investigates the resilient everyday ties, such as trade, religion and power, connecting people within and across fluctuating imperial borders in the Near East in the Roman Period. The project is funded under the Research Council of Norway's SAMKUL initiative, and hosted by the Department of archaeology, history, cultural studies and religion, University of Bergen, Norway.

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Wednesday, 5 February 2014

Two PhD scholarships at the University of Bergen, Department of Archaeology, History, Cultural Studies and Religion

Our department has announced two open PhD research fellowships within the disciplines of archaeology, history, cultural studies and religion. This is an open call for the whole department, but candidates who would be interested in attaching themselves the NeRoNE project are very welcome to apply. Please contact Eivind Heldaas Seland for more information. The positions are for four years, with 25% teaching and 75% research. The deadline is March 10th.

The full call can be found here