Updates and events
Job advert for London-based position now live (15.03.2018)
Applications are now open for the position of Project Administrator for the Nahrein Network, based at University College London. This is a 0.5 FTE post, on a fixed term contract ending on 30 September 2021.
The Project Administrator will be responsible for running the UK project office, providing administrative support, and acting as the principal point of contact for network members, project visitors, participants, and partners. They will handle the day-to-day running of the network and project, including budget responsibility. Applicants should have excellent computer skills and previous experience working in the higher education sector. A Middle Eastern language would be an advantage.
Nahrein Network hosts Iraqi Minister (26.01.2018)
On 24 January 2018, the Iraqi Minister of Higher Education and Scientific Research, Dr Abdulrazzak al Issa, visited at the invitation of Professor Eleanor Robson two of the Nahrein Network's UK partners, the British Library and the National Archives. Read more about the visit on the UCL History news page.
Nahrein Network team visits Baghdad (05.01.2018)
UCL's Nahrein Network team visited Baghdad in December 2017 to develop collaborative research partnerships with Iraqi universities, domestic organisations, and government institutions. Read more about the visit on the UCL History news page.
Job advert for Erbil-based position now live (15.12.2017)
Applications are now open for the position of Project Administrator at the University of Kurdistan-Hewlêr, Erbil. UKH is a leading modern university in the Kurdistan region and is at an exciting stage in its development. The School of Social Sciences (SSS) is making a significant investment to support its strategic development over the next five years and to help further position the School as a key player in the success of the University.
UKH is seeking an inspirational staff member to join the team and contribute to the success and growth of the School. In particular, they would welcome interested candidates who can contribute as a Project Administrator. This is a tremendous opportunity to join a strong team of committed people in the enhancement of the University of Kurdistan-Hewlêr.
Applications will be open until the position is filled.