Fellowship & Grant details

Fellowship posted by Italian Ministry of Education, University and Research (08/03/2014 03.01)

Scholarship and lexicography in ancient Greece: LGGA and PAWAG projects

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The project is part of the research on philology, grammar and scholarship in the ancient world. The work will concern the historical development of philology of Hellenistic and Roman ages and will include the study of figures who played a role in the history of ancient scholarship, as well as methods, contents and forms of ancient exegetical products, and the specific terminology. Lexicographical researches can be worked out in two directions: the study of grammatical terminology and technical vocabulary used by the ancients and the diachronic development of the lexicography as a genre in ancient world. The results of the project can be disseminated thanks to the publication in the Lessico dei Grammatici Greci Antichi (LGGA), as well as in the Poorly Attested Words in Ancient Greek (PAWAG) archive (both on line:

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Research Fields


Eligibility criteria

Knowledge of Italian language. Qualification to participate to the selection specified in the notice for each research program. To apply for research grants fill out the forms available at the following address: Applications and CVs sent by e-mail are not accepted

Selection process

evaluation of titles presented and interview on the subjects specified by the notice

Programme Description
Number of awards per year1
Eligible destination country/ies for fellowsItaly
Eligibility of fellows: country/ies of residenceAll
Eligibility of fellows: nationality/iesAll
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Fellowship's Details
Career StageExperienced researcher or 4-10 yrs (Post-Doc)
Research ProfilesNot defined
Employment contract with full social securityyes
Total amount per fellowship per year23076
Covers salaryyes
Covers travel and subsistenceno
Covers research costsno
Maximum duration of fellowship12
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Funding organisation / Contacts
Università degli Studi di Genova

Public research
Genova - Italy