Archive for the '2011 Deadlines' Category

Bard Graduate Center Post Doctoral Fellowship in Islamic Arts and Material Culture

Deadline: November 15 in 2011 Length: two years Comments: Seeking “scholar with a broad background in Islamic art, archaeology and cultural history”; must have PhD URL: http://www.bgc.bard.edu/about/employment-opportunities.html

Bard Graduate Center Post-doctoral Fellowship in Anthropology and Textiles

Deadline: December 15 Length: two years Comments: For research focusing on textiles, with preference given to an interest in “archaeological textiles of South America”; “PhD in Anthropology or related fields required” URL: http://www.bgc.bard.edu/about/employment-opportunities.html

Yale Post-Doctoral Fellowship in Economic History

Deadline: November 15 Length: one year, renewable for a second Comments: Applicants may be in any discipline, “working on any period or geographical area, so long as their primary current research focus is economic history”; must receive/have received degree by June 30, 2012, and no earlier than July 1, 2008 URL: http://www.econ.yale.edu/~egcenter/EHindex.htm

Carleton College LGBT Studies Post-Doctoral Fellowship

Deadline: review begins November 16 and continues until filled Length: one year Comments: Appointment involves half-time teaching, half-time research URL: https://jobs.carleton.edu/postings/841

College of William & Mary Mellon Faculty Fellow in Africana Studies

Deadline: review begins November 14, 2011 Length: two years Comments: “Africana Studies is an interdisciplinary major that focuses on Africa and its Diaspora”; applicants should have “a demonstrated interest in blending undergraduate teaching with research in Africana Studies”; must have Ph.D. by time of appointment URL: https://jobs.wm.edu/applicants/jsp/shared/position/JobDetails_css.jsp?postingId=261947

University of Duisberg-Essen, Social Change in Contemporary China Fellowships

Deadline: November 15, 2011 Length: one year with possibility of extension Comments: Applicants “should have a Masters level degree in sociology or Chinese studies, be fluent in English, preferably possess excellent Chinese (Putonghua) language skills and preferably master the German language” URL: http://www.uni-due.de/imperia/md/content/stellen/interne/2009/aus_445-11_wiss._mit._prof._christiansen_in-east__arsa__-_englisch.pdf

Carthage College Postdoctoral Teaching Fellowship in the Western Heritage Program

Deadline: November 30, 2011 Length: 3 years Comments: For work “in any academic discipline, provided candidates demonstrate potential for excellence in analyzing primary texts consonant with standard works studied in the Western heritage curriculum”; must have obtained PhD by the time of the appointment URL: http://www.carthage.edu/news/carthage/2011/10/21/postdoctoral-teaching-fellowship-in-the-western-heritage-program/

Princeton Postdoctoral Research Associate in Bioethics

Deadline: November 7, 2011 Length: one year with possibility of extension for up two two further years Comments: For “scholars studying ethical issues arising from developments in medicine or the biological sciences”; background may be in any area of ethical studies; must have earned the PhD between September 1, 2009 and September 1, 2012 URL: https://jobs.princeton.edu/applicants/jsp/shared/position/JobDetails_css.jsp?postingId=181503

UCLA Mellon Postdoctoral Program in the Humanities

Deadline: December 3, 2012 Length: one year, renewable for a second Comments: Must have earned PhD between January 2008 and June 2013; theme for this year is “Cultures in Transnational Perspective” URL: http://mellon.humanities.ucla.edu/application.html “Designed to explore the emerging field of Transnational Studies, the aim of the Mellon Program at UCLA is to broaden the study of minority […]

Wellesley College Mellon Post-Doctoral Fellowship – Arabic

Deadline: October 15, 2011 Length: 2 years Comments: “The fellow will teach two courses in Arabic language per year and contribute to the Program’s cultural activities, while continuing to conduct research in his/her field of scholarship”; must have received PhD in Arabic language, literature or a related field within the 5 years preceding the appointment URL: http://mideast.unc.edu/2011/08/31/wellesley-college-mellon-post-doctoral-fellowship-in-arabic-studies/