Call for Applications: PhD Position in Social History of Material Infrastructure, KU Leuven

May 16, 2022


Applicants should hold a Master's in Chinese or East Asian history, archaeology, or related field. Applicants should be fluent in English and Chinese. 


The Early Modern History Research Group at KU Leuven is accepting applications for a funding PhD position for up to four years in the Regionalizing Infrastructures in Chinese History project. Duties include authoring a PhD thesis on the social history of material infrastructures; collaborating on the data collection, annotation, curation, and analysis of city walls, roads or bridges; assisting in the organization of workshops and outreach events. 


Please visit the posting webpage for complete application requirements. Please contact Hilde De Weerdt at [email protected] with any questions.