Monthly Archives: September 2012

University of South Florida Postdoctoral Fellowship in Social Sciences and Humanities

Deadline: December 7
Length: 1 year, possible renewal for 1 more
Comments: Theme is Global Change in a Dynamic World; potential sub-themes “include (but are not limited to) sustainability; sustainable development; hazard and disaster management; climate change; population changes; technology and information issues; communication and language development; cultural diasporas; ethnicity, gender, and aging issues; cultural heritage and histories; citizenship; identity; health, economic, education, and environmental disparities; political economy; ethics; human rights; animal rights; peace and conflict studies; injury and violence; security and surveillance issues”; should have PhD in “Anthropology; Communication; English; Geography, Environment and Planning; Government and International Affairs; History; Philosophy; Sociology, or an affiliated program, earned no earlier than 2010″ must have successfully defended by May 1, 2013”
URL: http://chronicle.com/jobs/0000745197-01/ (Chronicle listing)

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Brandeis Florence Levy Kay Fellowship in Film and the Digital Humanities

Deadline: November 1
Length: 2 years
Comments: ” We are particularly interested in candidates with expertise in film and any of the following fields as they relate to the digital humanities: (i) the history of consciousness; (ii) print culture and the history of the book; (iii) globalization; (iv) the construction of class, racial, sexual, and gender identities”
URL: https://secure.interfolio.com/apply/15167

Wellesley Mellon Postdoctoral Fellowship in Japanese Literature

Deadline: December 15
Length: 2 years
Comments: “Preference given to candidates in late Edo, Meiji and/or Taisho periods, with a focus on gender/queer studies, colonialism, visuality, ethnography, media or translation studies”
URL: https://career.wellesley.edu/applicants/jsp/shared/position/JobDetails_css.jsp?postingId=139440

Marquette University Mitchem Dissertation Fellowship

Deadline: January 8
Length: 1 year
Comments: “Mitchem Fellowships seek to help increase the presence of currently underrepresented racial and cultural groups in the U.S. professoriate by supporting advanced doctoral candidates during completion of the dissertation.”; Applications for the 2015-16 fellowships are invited from the following academic areas: “Anthropology, Communication Studies, Counseling Psychology, Counselor Education, Criminology and Criminal Justice, Educational Policy and Leadership, English, Foreign Languages and Literatures, History, Mass Communication, Mathematics, Statistics, and Computer Science, Philosophy, Political Science/International Relations, Psychology, Social Work/Welfare, Sociology, or Theology/Religious Studies.” Must be ABD and US citizen
URL: https://employment.marquette.edu/postings/5171

Getty Pre- and Post-doctoral Fellowships

Deadline: November 1
Length: 1 year
Comments: Theme is “Connecting Seas: Cultural and Artistic Exchange”; open to all fields but must have art-historical or cultural-historical topic related to theme; pre-doctoral fellows must be ABD by start of appointment
URL: http://www.getty.edu/foundation/funding/residential/getty_pre_postdoctoral_fellowships.html

University of Chicago Harper and Schmidt Postdoctoral Fellowships

Deadline: November 1
Length: 4 years
Comments: “The Fellowships are open to scholars in all disciplines and areas of specialization who will have completed all requirements for their Ph.D. degree no later than August 31, 2015”
URL: https://fellows.uchicago.edu/ (new application available September)

University of Central Lancaster Guild Research Fellowship in Labour History

Deadline: October 15
Length: 5 years
Comments: “Fellow’s work will complement the existing expertise in post-1750 working class social and labour history”
URL: https://recruitment.uclan.ac.uk/itrentlive_webrecruitment/jobs/REQ000369.pdf