Applications are invited for a Research Assistant position based in the Department of English at the University of Geneva. The successful applicant will work on a project led by Dr Devani Singh and funded by the Swiss National Science Foundation. The project, “To the Reader: The English Preface in Print, c. 1475-1623”, studies printed epistles to readers in English books during the specified period, with the goal of charting their rise and assessing their importance in relation to the emerging conventions of literary and print culture. The successful candidate will work under the guidance of Dr Singh, to whom preliminary inquiries may be made at devani.singh[at]unige.ch. The post is full-time (100%) for twelve months, and is available from 1 August 2020 (negotiable).