Post-doctoral Research

The SIS is committed to helping and supporting the professional development of Early Career Academics (ECAs) working in all fields of Italian Studies.

The Society’s Officer for Employability and Early Career Academics is Dr Silvia Ross (University College Cork),

The Society’s Early Career Academics Representatives are Dr Guido Bartolini (University College Cork),, and Dr Serena Vandi (University of Oxford),
Do not hesitate to reach out by contacting us at:

Post-Doctoral Funding Opportunities

Survey of Early-Career Researchers in Italian Studies

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This survey comprises 2 sections and will take approximately 2 minutes to complete.
Your responses will be kept private and will be used by the SIS to design the best strategies to support Early Career Academics (ECAs).

Please complete this survey if:

  • you received your PhD (in Italian Studies) from a UK or Irish university;

  • you have held a position at a UK or Irish university (in Italian Studies) at any stage of your post-PhD career (regardless of where you obtained your PhD).

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