Archive for the '2012 Deadlines' Category

UIUC Post-Doctoral Research Associate – Latina/Latino Studies

Deadline: December 14, 2012 for 2013-2014 Length: one year Comments: Primary research focus should be U.S. Latinas/Latinos; may be in any discipline; must have PhD in hand or dissertation defended and deposited  prior to August 15, 2013 URL:

Princeton Center for the Study of Religion Visiting Scholars in Religion and Religious History

Deadline: January 6 Length: one academic year Comments: For work “in the area of Christian Thought and Practice with special emphasis on the religious life of American Christians, congregations, or clergy”; applicants should be “pre-tenure scholars and recent Ph.D. graduates” URL:

Dartmouth University Neukom Fellowship

Deadline: December 1, 2012 Length: two to three years Comments: For “recent Ph.D.s whose research interest cuts across traditional disciplinary boundaries, but has some computational component”; must have Ph.D. (or expect by September 2013) URL:

NYU Institute for the Study of the Ancient World Visiting Research Scholars

Deadline: December 2, 2012 for 2013-14 Length: one or two years Comments: For work on “the history, archaeology, and culture of the entire Old World from late prehistoric times to the eighth century AD, including Asia and Africa”; one year appointees are “Visiting Research Scholars”; two year appointees are “Visiting Assistant Professors” with teaching requirements; […]

College of William & Mary Mellon Faculty Fellowship in Asian and Middle Eastern Studies

Deadline: review begins January 6 Length: two years Comments: Applicant should have research and teaching focus on the Middle East and/or Indian Ocean”; must have Ph.D. in hand by time of appointment URL:

Library Company of Philadelphia Program in Early American Economy and Society Postdoctoral Fellowship

Deadline: November 1, 2012 for 2013-14 Length: 1-2 semesters Comments: “to promote scholarship in early American economy and society, broadly defined, from its colonial beginnings to roughly the 1850s”; may submit proposals for work at the Library Company as well as other Philadelphia area institutions; both dissertation fellowships and postdoctoral fellowships available. URL:

Duke University REGSS Samuel DuBois Cook Postdoctoral Fellowship

Deadline: January 16 Length: 1 academic year Comments: For “study in any social science discipline” by those with “scholarly interest in the study of race, ethnicity, or the intersection of gender with race and ethnicity”; must have completed PhD by August 2012; preference given to those within 5 years of having recieved PhD

Max Planck Institute for the History of Science Predoctoral Fellowships

Deadline: January 15 Length: one year Comments: For “students in the final stage of completing their dissertations”; dissertation topic “should be related to an ongoing research project” in Department II, “Ideals and Practices of Rationality” URL: List of current research projects:

ACOR Publication Fellowship

Deadline: February 1 (Not offered in the 2013-14 cycle) Length: 2-4 months Comments: For “senior scholars or advanced graduate students pursuing a publication project in the fields of Jordanian archaeology, anthropology, cultural resource management, or history with the goal of completing a final publication” URL:

Wisconsin-Madison Center for the Humanities Mellon Postdoctoral Program

Deadline: November 20, 2012 Length: 2 years Comments: Must not be tenured  and be no more than five years past receiving PhD (must have received degree between August 2008 and August 2013); theme for 2013-2015 applicants is “Democracy.” URL: