The project European Colonial Heritage Modalities in Entangled Cities (ECHOES) opens a postdoc position within the work package devoted to ‘City Museums and Multiple Colonial Pasts’ that is overseen by Dr. Joanna Wawrzyniak of the University of Warsaw and co-led by Prof. Elizabeth Buettner from the University of Amsterdam. The postdoc particular focus will be on the Shanghai heritage culture. S/he will work within a team of researchers, examining the evolution of contemporary city museums in a postcolonial context. Applications deadline: 28 May 2018.
ECHOES is supported by the European Commission’s Engaging Together Globally scheme (H2020-SC6-ENG-GLOBALLY-2016-2017). Running for three years and starting in February 2018, it is carried out by researchers based at the Universities of Hull, Aarhus, Amsterdam, Coimbra, Rennes II and Warsaw.