Archive for the 'November 2011' 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

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

American Research Inistitute in Turkey Kenan T. Erim Fellowship for Archaeological Research at Aphrodisias

Deadline: November 1, 2011 Length: summer 2012 Comments: For “excavation and/or research in art history and archaeology to be carried out at the site of Aphrodisias”; fields include “history of art and architecture from antiquity to the present, and archaeology”; scholars and advanced graduate students are eligible URL: http://ccat.sas.upenn.edu/ARIT/FellowshipPrograms.html

Oxford Postdoctoral Research Fellowship in Philosophy, 2013-15

Length: 2 years Deadline:  January 31, 2013 URL: http://www.newinsights.ox.ac.uk/vacancies Comments: Research fellow will contribute to the Project on “New Insights and Directions for Religious Epistemology”; must have Bachelor’s/Master’s degree and be close to completion of PhD; the Project “ aims to bring recent developments in epistemology to bear on topics in the philosophy of religion in […]

Collegeville Institute for Ecumenical and Cultural Research Resident Scholars Program — Hoyt Fellowship

Deadline: November 1 Length: 1-2 semesters Comments: For research and discussion involving ecumenical and cultural issues; Hoyt Fellowship is intended for “doctoral scholars of color working in ecumenical and cultural research”; only “North American person[s] of color” eligible; must apply to and be accepted into Residential Scholars program URL: http://collegevilleinstitute.org/res-fellowships