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The Department of Latin at the University of Basel, Switzerland, is pleased to invite applications for the fourth round of Basel Fellowships in Latin Literature. Generously funded by the PLuS Foundation Basel, the programme offers an opportunity for early career researchers as well as established scholars to pursue their research in Latin literature in the framework of a fully funded research stay of up to three months at Department Altertumswissenschaften. During their stay, Fellows are entitled to make full use of the excellent resources of the University Library as well as the departmental library, Bibliothek Altertumswissenschaften, one of the world’s leading research libraries for the study of the ancient Mediterranean cultures and Graeco-Roman literature.

Closing date for Autumn Term 2024 and Spring Term 2025 (full term: 16 Sept – 20 Dec 2024 and 17 Feb – 30 May 2025 respectively) is 03 May 2024. Full details are available at For enquiries please refer to

Basel Fellowships in Latin Literature. The Professorship of Latin at the University of Basel invites applications for fully funded Visiting Fellowships (three months)