View All Vacancies

Wilson Family Research Fellow in Maritime History

Reference:  FA0274
Campus:  Hull
Faculty/Area:  Faculty of Arts, Cultures and Education
School/Department:  Department of History
Subject Group/Team:  History
Salary:  £34,189 to £39,609 per annum
Fixed Term until April 2021
Post Type:  Full Time
Closing Date:  Thursday 28 March 2019
Interview Date:  Thursday 25 April 2019

With a strong commitment to high-quality research and impact activities, this is your opportunity to play a key role in the continued success of Blaydes Maritime Centre at the University of Hull.

Based at Blaydes House, a Georgian merchant's house in Hull's Old Town, you will be responsible for undertaking research and publication in the field of maritime history, as well as supporting efforts to generate research income, administering the Centre’s specialist maritime history library, and contributing to the realisation of the engagement/impact potential of Blaydes Maritime Centre. 

A  PhD in History (or similar) and experience of archival research and scholarly publication in maritime history are essential requirements.

Applicants are required to submit a current CV and covering letter outlining how their qualifications and experience meet the Person Specification in the Job Description attached.

Interviews are anticipated to take place as soon as possible once the position closed.

To discuss this role informally, please contact Professor David J Starkey on 01482 465882 or

For information about Blaydes Maritime Centre visit

The closing date for this job vacancy has now passed, and applications are no longer being accepted for this position

Further details:

At Hull we are committed to equality of opportunity, diversity and inclusion at every level, because we believe a diverse workforce brings broader expertise, improved innovation and greater success for all. 

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



Forgotten Details


Athena Swan - Bronze Award Disability Confident Committed Stonewall Acceptance Without Exception Armed Forces Covenant Athena Swan - Bronze Award, Disability Confident Employer, Stonewall Acceptance Without Exception, Armed Forces Covenant