2011 Brill Fellowship at the Scaliger Institute of Leiden University Library
Position: 2011 Brill Fellowship at the Scaliger Institute of Leiden University Library
Brill, the oldest scholarly publishing house in The Netherlands based
in Leiden since 1683, is sponsoring the Scaliger Institute for the
period 2006-2012. This contribution provides an opportunity for one or
two fellows to come to Leiden University Library each year in order to
do research in the library's rich Special Collections.
The Brill fellowship is intended for a minimum period of three months.
The allowance, which is intended to cover the costs of accommodation
and research, is Euro 1000 per month. Applications can be submitted by
mail and post to the board of the Brill fellowship. The prospective
fellow must be involved in one of the following main subject areas of
Brill: Middle East & Islamic Studies; Asian Studies; Medieval & Early
Modern History; Biblical & Religious Studies; Ancient Near East &
Egypt and Classical Studies.
The Brill fellow is expected to contribute to the activities of the
Scaliger Institute and to give a public lecture. When the occasion
arises, the lecture will be published by Brill in association with the
The closing date for applications is 31 January 2011. For more
information see: http://scaligerinstitute.leidenuniv.nl