The ERC project “Mathematical Sciences in the Ancient World” launches three calls for applications related to PhD and/or post-doctoral positions.

The topics of these calls are, respectively,

  • Mathematical practices in the context of astral sciences in ancient China
  • The history of mathematics in relation to astral sciences—ancient and medieval Indian sources
  • Ancient mathematics in secondary schools: issues, current practices and new perspectives

The deadline for applications is on June 21, 2013.

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