Category Archives: Postdoc

Emory University Fox Center for Humanistic Inquiry Post-Doctoral Fellowships 2019-20

Deadline: January 16

Length: 1 year

Comments: Candidates “must have the Ph.D. in hand before the submission of their applications”; fellowships “are awarded to those who have held the Ph.D. for no more than six years before receiving the fellowship”



Dartmouth College Society of Fellows Postdoctoral Fellowship in the Humanities

Deadline: September 17

Length: 34 months

Comments: “Applicants for the 2019 – 2022 Society Fellowships must have completed a Ph.D. no earlier than January 1, 2017, and must have their degree in hand by June 30, 2019.”


University of Pennsylvania Katz Center for Advanced Judaic Studies Postdoctoral Fellowship

Deadline: October 31

Length: 1 year

Comments: Theme is “The Jewish Home: Dwelling on the Domestic, the Familial, and the Lived-In.” “Relevant topics may include the history of domestic architecture and material culture, anthropological research into kinship, parenting, gender roles, and master-servant relationships; literary instantiations of the home as an object of memory and imagination; representations of Jewish domesticity in the visual arts, including theater, film, and television; the analysis of Jewish law as it relates to family life and sex; the economics of consumption and display; the ritual study of the life cycle as it plays out in domestic contexts; and urban studies that approach the home as part of neighborhoods or larger social contexts.”


University of Pennsylvania Mellon Postdoctoral Fellowship in the Humanities 2019-20

Deadline: October 15

Length: 1 year

Comments: Theme is Kinship. “You must have your degree in hand or have passed your defense no later than December 2018 to be eligible.”


Aarhus University Postdoctoral Research Position in Anthropology

Deadline: August 15

Length: 3 years

Comments: For research within the Imagining Gender Futures in Uganda (IMAGENU) project.