Research Associate in Brazilian Studies (Brazilian art, 1960s-present)

Closing Date : 07/08/2017
Employment Type : Fixed Term
Duration : Available from 1 September 2017 for 12 months
Faculty / Organisational Unit : Humanities
School/Directorate : School of Arts, Languages and Cultures
Division : Language Based Area Studies
Hours Per week : 0.4FTE
Salary : £31,076 pro rata per annum
Location : Oxford Road, Manchester
Job Reference : HUM-10360

A Research Associate is required to support research in the field of Brazilian art from 1960s to the present. The project will look at the work of several key Brazilian artists and their reception, nationally and internationally.

The successful candidate will have native or near-native competence in Portuguese and English, both verbal and written and will have completed, or be near to completion of a PhD on art and/or culture in the field of Brazilian Studies, Latin American Studies.

As an equal opportunities employer we welcome applicants from all sections of the community regardless of gender, ethnicity, disability, sexual orientation and transgender status.  All appointments are made on merit. 

Please note that we are unable to respond to enquiries, accept CVs or applications from Recruitment Agencies

Enquiries about the vacancy, shortlisting and interviews:

Contact Professor Karl Posso

General enquiries:


Tel: 0161 275 4499

Technical support:


Tel: 01565 818 234

This vacancy will close for applications at midnight on the closing date

Further Particulars


This position is now closed. We are no longer accepting applications for this position.