Archive for the 'Mellon Postdoc' Category

Wesleyan University Center for the Americas Postdoctoral Fellowship

Deadline: December 4 in 2009 Length: 1 year, renewable for 1 more Comments: One position for a Latin Americanist and one for a Native Americanist; “Ph.D. must have been received before July 2010 and preferably since 2006”; “[a]pplicants must be citizens or permanent residents of the United States, or expect to pursue a teaching career […]

Stanford Mellon Fellowship of Scholars in the Humanities

Deadline: November 16, 2012 Length: 2 years, with the possibility of a third Comments: Areas for 2013-14 Competition (for fellowships beginning Fall 2013): Comparative Literature, French and Italian, Germanic Studies, Iberian and Latin American Cultures, Religious Studies, Slavic Languages and Literatures; fellows teach two courses per year in one of Stanford’s fifteen humanities departments; fellows […]

Rice Humanities Research Center Mellon Postdoctoral Fellowships

Deadline: November 30 Length: 2 years Comments: for all humanities disciplines including, but not limited to, history, philosophy, languages, literature, linguistics, religious studies, art history and the arts; “Applicants should have received a PhD between July 1, 2009 and before June 30, 2012”; “Fellowship recipients cannot have accepted or currently hold a tenure-track position” URL:

Penn Mellon Postdoctoral Teaching Fellowship

Deadline: November 30, 2012 Length: 2 years Comments: Combines research and teaching; “Eligibility is limited to applicants who have received the Ph.D. within two years of the time they would begin their appointment at Penn, that is, no earlier than August, 2011”; “For the class of 2013-2015, we are especially seeking fellows in Africana Studies […]

Wellesley College Mellon Post-doctoral Fellowship – French

Length: 2 years Deadline: November 2, 2012 Comments: Applicants should have a Ph.D. in 19th-century French literature and culture received no earlier than 2010-11, and no later than July 1, 2013;  should “present a record of demonstrated excellence in language teaching and innovative approaches to classroom technology”; and “should be prepared to teach one course per […]

Johns Hopkins University Mellon Postdoctoral Fellowship in the Humanities

Deadline: November 3, 2011 (Applications are not being accepted for 2013-14) Length: 2 years Comments: Theme is (once again) “Concepts of Diaspora”; “Applicants should have completed a PhD in one of the following fields: History, English, History of Art, Musicology, Classics, Anthropology, German and Romance Languages and Literatures, Comparative Literature, History of Science and Technology, […]

Newberry Library Long-Term Postdoctoral Fellowships (multiple)

Deadline: December 1, 2013 Length: 1 year Comments: For research suitable to the Newberry’s collections; applicants for NEH fellowship must be US citizens or have lived in the US for the previous 3 years URL:

Omohundro Institute of Early American History and Culture Mellon Postdoc

Deadline: November 1 Length: 1 year Comments: For work in any area of early American studies; all nationalities eligible; must have met all requirements for the doctorate at least twelve months prior to commencing the fellowship; “candidate’s dissertation or other manuscript should have significant potential as a distinguished, book-length contribution to scholarship; “applicants may not […]

Wesleyan Center for the Humanities Mellon Postdoctoral Fellowship

Deadline: January 10 in 2013 Length: 1 year Comments: Themes for 2013-14: “Justice and Judgment” and “Audiences”; must have PhD at time of application; all fields URL: