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Mandel Postdoctoral Fellowships in Humanities and Jewish Studies

Deadline: 16 October Duration: three years (options for two or one year terms available) Notes: No preference for field of study; must have completed PhD no earlier than October 2009; current students may apply only if the dissertation is submitted by the application deadline and the degree will be awarded no later than April 1, […]

Yale Center for British Art Postdoctoral Research Associateship

Deadline: 4 March Duration: up to three years Notes: “Primary duties will consist of research associated with the collection of paintings and sculpture and the exhibition program of the Center”; applicants should have received PhD within the past three years; PhD must be in hand by the beginning of the fellowship URL:

Georgetown University Jamal Daniel Post-Doctoral Fellowships for the Study of the Levant

Deadline: 15 December Duration: 1 year Notes: Supports research “on the greater Levantine region – defined as Iraq, Israel, Jordan, Lebanon, Palestine, Syria, and Turkey – in the study of the history, culture, society, religion, and current political context of the region”; “must have completed [the] doctoral degree between January 1, 2011 and August 31, 2013” […]

George Washington U Inst. for Middle East Studies Post-Doctoral Research Fellowship

Deadline: 30 November Duration: 1 year Notes: “may come from any academic discipline, as long as their primary substantive specialization is in the Middle East/North Africa (to include Iran and Turkey)”; “should receive their Ph.D. on or before September 1 of the fellowship year

Edinburgh IASH Fellowships in Digital Humanities

Deadline: 3 June Duration: 8 months Notes: Applicants must “have completed their doctorate within the last three years”; may “be focused on any aspect of Digital Humanities research” URL:

Rice University Postdoctoral Fellowship in the History of the Modern Middle East

Deadline: 1 January Duration: 1 year, renewable for a second Notes: “in Ottoman and/or modern Middle East history”; “Applicants must have received their Ph.D. within the last five years or at the latest by 1 July 2014” URL:

National University of Singapore Middle East Institute Post-Doctoral Fellowships

Deadline: December 20 Duration: two years Notes: For “recent Ph.D. recipients in the social sciences or humanities working on political, economic, social, cultural or religious conditions in the greater Middle East region”; topics not specified, but “special attention will be paid to projects germane to MEI’s priorities”; “must have fulfilled all requirements of the Ph.D. […]

Chiu Scholarly Exchange Program for Taiwan Studies

Deadline: 25 July 2013 Duration: varies; typically 15-45 days in length Comments: “[T]his program awards travel grants to…U.S.-based scholars who plan short-term research trips to Taiwan”; must hold a doctoral degree or be a Ph.D. candidate; grants must be used before 1 September 2014 URL:

Columbia University Society of Fellows in the Humanities Postdoctoral Fellowships

Deadline: 7 October 2013 Duration: One year, renewable for up to two additional years Comments: Must have received PhD between 1 January 2012 and 1 July 2014; fellows are appointed as lecturers in appropriate departments at Columbia University and as Postdoctoral Research Fellows; fellows teach one course per semester in the first year, one course […]

Fulbright Scholar Program

Length: 2 to 12 months for Core Awards; 2 weeks for German Studies Seminar and Higher Education Administrator Programs abroad. Deadline: August 1, 2013 Comments:  Must be U.S. citizen; “Ph.D. or equivalent professional/terminal degree (including a master’s degree, depending on the field) as appropriate” typically required;  candidates outside academe (e.g., professionals, artists) with recognized professional standing […]