Join the rurAllure team: Universidade de Vigo is hiring a historian with experience in rural cultural heritage

28 January 2021

The atlanTTic – Research Center for Telecommunication Technologies of coordinating partner Universidade de Vigo is looking to hire a historian with experience in rural cultural heritage to support their rurAllure team based in Vigo (ES).

Estimated start date of the contract: April 2021

Contract duration: 12 months

Type of contract: Part time (20 hours per week)

Salary: € 700 gross per month

Place of work: Faculty of History, Campus of Ourense, University of Vigo

Job functions:

  • Study of heritage assets in the rural area of the NW of the Iberian Peninsula.
  • Assistance with pilgrim/tourist profiling studies.
  • Documentation of literary heritage.
  • Elaboration of multimedia narratives.


  • Degree in History or in Geography and History.
  • Level of English: B1 or higher.
  • Previous experience in heritage development in rural areas (especially literary heritage).
  • Experience in collaborative work and development and management of projects related to the cultural heritage of rural areas.
  • Knowledge of georeferenced information databases and web technologies.

Evaluation criteria:

  • Experience (40%)
  • Training (30%)
  • Interview (30%)

The committee will select at least 3 people to conduct interviews, in person or by teleconference.

Evaluation Committee:

  • President: Susana Reboreda Morillo, Associate Professor
  • Secretary: José Juan Pazos Arias, Full Professor
  • Member: Martín López Nores, Associate Professor

Candidates must send their curriculum to, indicating the reference of the position in the subject of the message.

Deadline for the reception of applications, 21:00 CET, February 12, 2021.

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