FEINART > Early Stage Researcher Positions in Socially Engaged Art (UK, Germany, Iceland)

FEINART – The Future of European Independent Art Spaces in a Period of Socially Engaged Art is an EU-funded network providing wide-ranging academic and non-academic training programme for the development and production of social engaged art in Europe.

The network has opened applications for eleven early stage researcher positions across four institutions. Each position lasts three years and has a connected project on a specific aspect of socially engaged art (‘Changing social identity and economic role of the artist’, ‘Art and social engaged practice in major national contexts: the case of Germany’, etc.).

Successful candidates will receive a three-year full-time employment contract. As per MSCA regulations, the salary includes a living allowance of €3,270 per month (gross amount) to be paid in the currency of the country where the host organisation is based, with a country correction coefficient to be applied; a mobility allowance of €600 per month; and a family allowance of €500 per month (depending on family situation). Please note: the exact (net) salary will be confirmed upon appointment, depending on local tax regulations, country correction coefficient, and local currency.

Some key points of eligibility include that the candidate should:

  • Hold a Master’s degree in the fields of art history, philosophy, curating, arts administration, social science, artistic research/practice or cultural studies; MA degrees in alternative relevant fields may be considered.

  • Not have spent more than 12 months in the country of the hosting Beneficiary in the three years immediately before the employment start date.

  • Be an Early-Stage Researcher and must, at the date of recruitment by the beneficiary, be in the first four years (full-time equivalent research experience) of their research careers and have not been awarded a doctoral degree.

Deadline: 30 June 2020

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