Archive for the 'Mellon Postdoc' Category

Yale Mellon Postdoctoral Fellowship in the Humanities, 2012-14

Deadline: December 21, 2011 Length: 2 years Comments: “Applicants must have received the PhD degree in Humanities* after September 2010 and before July 1, 2012” URL:

Berkeley Mellon Postdoctoral Fellowship in the Humanities

Deadline: April 12 Length: 2 years Comments: Potential host departments are African American Studies, Anthropology, Art Practice, Classics, Comparative Literature, East Asian Languages and Cultures, English, Ethnic Studies, Film and Media, French, Gender and Women’s Studies, German, History, History of Art, Italian Studies, Linguistics, Music, Near Eastern Studies, Philosophy, Rhetoric, Scandinavian, Slavic Languages and Literatures, South […]

Tufts Mellon Postdoctoral Fellowship

Deadline: February 1, 2013 Length: 2 years Comments: Applicants “must have received their Ph.D. within the past five years”; “This year, we will only be accepting applications in the following fields: Classics; English; German, Russian, and Asian Languages and Literature; Music; and Religion.” URL:

Cornell Mellon Postdoctoral Fellowships 2013-2015

Deadline: Various (November 2, 2012; January 7, 2013; February 4, 2013) Length: 2 years Comments: Two departments offer fellowships:  Science & Technology Studies, seeking candidates specializing in “historical or contemporary studies of science, technology, or medicine to work on the topic of ‘Difference and Commensuration,’” and Theatre, Film and Dance, “in global, transnational, and/or minority performance and […]

Haverford Mellon Postdoctoral Fellowship

Deadline: January 31, 2013 Length: 2 years Comments: Theme for 2013-14: The Anarchist Tradition, Revisited; “candidates who have received the Ph.D. in 2008 at the earliest, or who have completed the requirements for the Ph.D. by the application deadline of January 31, 2013 are eligible”; “Area of specialization is open, but might include history, history […]

College of the Holy Cross (MA) Mellon Postdoctoral Teaching Fellowship

Deadline: TBA for 2010-11 Length: TBA Comments: “Disciplines have yet to be determined; further announcements will be forthcoming. For details and contact information please go to:” URL:

McGill Mellon Post-Doctoral Fellowships in the Humanities and Related Social Sciences

Deadline: November 19, 2012 Length: 1 year Comments: Must have “received [the]PhD after June 2010 or who will have completed all PhD requirements by June 1, 2013”; “all applicants must be in contact with a member of the Faculty of Arts in advance to identify an appropriate supervisor for his or her work”; “the deadline […]

Huntington Library Mellon Fellowship

Deadline: November 30, 2012 Length: 9-12 months Comments: “Applicants must be pursuing scholarship in a field appropriate to the Huntington’s collections”; “Applicants must have received the PhD by June of 2012” URL:

Dartmouth Leslie Center Mellon Postdoctoral Fellowship 2013-15

Deadline: October 1 Length: 2 years Comments: This year the program is “NOT accepting applications for Anthropology, Art History, Film and Media Studies, French, History, Italian, Music, Native American Studies and Religion”; must have completed a Ph.D. no earlier than January 1, 2011 and no later than June 30, 2013 URL:

Hamilton College Mellon Post-Doctoral Fellow in Arts and Humanities

Deadline: March 1 in 2010 Length: 2 years Comments: For work in Western Hemispheric Studies (English, French, or Spanish), especially Anglo-Caribbean Studies, Latin American Art and History, Africana Art, Arts of Africana Diaspora, Cinema and New Media, Theatre Scenic Design, Dance History; cannot have received PhD or MFA before 2008. URL: