Wednesday, 14 March 2018

Postdoctoral positions available on Greek New Testament commentaries

All involve work on Greek New Testament commentary manuscripts, to start this autumn. One is on the AHRC-funded Codex Zacynthius project, using multispectral imaging to recover the text of the earliest catena on Luke. Two are on the ERC-funded CATENA project, producing a catalogue of commentary manuscripts, identifying different stages in their history and development and making electronic transcriptions and editions of their text.

The posts would be suitable for patristics scholars with experience of working with Greek manuscripts.
Further details and links to the application portal may be found at:

Candidates may apply for one or more of these positions. The deadline is 11th April 2018.

In addition, the CATENA project is advertising a funded doctoral studentship on the Pseudo-Oecumenian Catena on Romans, suitable for candidates with expertise in Greek and an interest in manuscripts. Further information and application link at:
Closing date 9th April 2018.

Informal queries may be addressed to Dr Hugh Houghton by email (links on the webpages above)

Call for Papers for 19th International Patristics Conference now open

The call for papers for the 19th International Patristics Conference at Oxford from 19–24 August 2019 is now open.

Abstracts for short papers and workshop contributions may be submitted at:

Registration for the conference takes place at:

Further details may be found on the website at:

Thursday, 8 February 2018

Call for Papers, Seventh British Patristics Conference, Cardiff University, 5-7 September 2018

The Seventh British Patristic Conference is going to be held at Cardiff University this autumn (5-7 September 2018).

All further information you will find at