Fellowship & Grant details

Fellowship posted by Italian Ministry of Education, University and Research (03/08/2013 01.42)

The Greek Epic and Elegy during V and IV century B. C.

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The aim is studying authors, places and themes of Epic and Elegiac poetry between the second half of V century B. C. and the IV century B. C., highlighting the connections with the poetic production of New Dithyramb.

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Research Fields

Literature - Greek literature

Eligibility criteria

Criteria for the overall assessment, that are expressed in hundredths, are determined by individual examination boards, in the first sitting before the examinations of the applications, in the measures just mentioned: 20 points for a PhD certificate; up to 40 points for academic qualifications, including thesis and dissertations in order to achieve the qualification (PhD, etc.); up to 10 points for other academic qualifications. Candidates will be admitted to the oral exam discussion if they have achieved, in the preliminary qualifications assessment, a vote of at least 40/70.

For the oral exam, consisting in an interview which will focus on topics related to the program indicated for the scientific field for which the contract was issued, the examination board can assign up to a maximum of 30 points.

The oral exam is passed if the candidate obtains at least 21/30 points.

Selection process

Selection of candidates is held by:

- Preliminary qualifications assessment (Degree, Doctorate, Masters, scientific papers etc.);

- Interview on research project aims; the candidate will be also subject to a test of knowledge of english languages

Programme Description
Number of awards per year1
Annual budget22.946
Frequency of callsmensile
International mobility required ?no
Eligible destination country/ies for fellowsItaly
Eligibility of fellows: country/ies of residenceE.U.
Eligibility of fellows: nationality/iesDominica
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Fellowship's Details
Career StageExperienced researcher or 4-10 yrs (Post-Doc)
Research ProfilesNot defined
Employment contract with full social securityno
Total amount per fellowship per year22.946
Covers salaryyes
Covers travel and subsistenceno
Covers research costsyes
Maximum duration of fellowship12
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Funding organisation / Contacts
Dipartimneto di Studi Umanistici - Università della Calabria

Public research
Rende - Italy
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