Fragmentarium: Call for Applications

Fragmentarium ( is a project financed by the Swiss National Science Foundation, Stavros Niarchos Foundation, Zeno Karl Schindler Foundation and Alfried Krupp von Bohlen und Halbach Stiftung.

This ambitious international project collaborates with the main European and American libraries. Its aim is to lay the foundations for a scientific approach of medieval manuscript fragments by using the most advanced technologies. In order to continue the project until May 31st, 2018, we are currently looking for a project manager (60-80%) The candidate must be a specialist in at least one of the following fields: palaeography, codicology, textual criticism, digital humanities. He or she will have an excellent professional network, be able to lead a team of collaborators and will take part in the fundraising. The project is located at the University of Fribourg, Switzerland. English proficiency is required, as well as proficiency either in German or French.

Starting date: May 1st, 2016, or date to be settled. Deadline for application: March 31st, 2016

Information and application to: 

Prof. Christoph Flüeler


University of Fribourg

Rue de l'Hôpital 4

CH-1700 Fribourg