Andrew W. Mellon Postdoctoral Fellowships in the Humanities, 2006-2007, Research Topic: TRAVEL
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|Location:||Pennsylvania, United States|
Five Andrew W. Mellon Postdoctoral Fellowships in the Humanities are available for the 2006-07 academic year from the Penn Humanities Forum of the University of Pennsylvania for untenured junior scholars who are no more than eight years out of their doctorate (the PhD is the only terminal degree eligible).
The programs of the Penn Humanities Forum are conceived through yearly topics that invite broad interdisciplinary collaboration. The Forum has set TRAVEL as the topic for the 2006-2007 academic year. Research proposals on this topic are invited from a variety of theoretical perspectives in all areas of humanistic study except educational curriculum-building and the performing arts. Candidates from all humanistic disciplines are eligible, as well as those in allied areas such as Anthropology, History of Science, and Sociology.
Fellows teach one freshman seminar each of two terms. Stipend: $42,000 plus health insurance. The fellowship is open to all scholars, national and international, who meet application criteria.
Full fellowship guidelines, Travel topic description, and application (downloadable) are available online: http://humanities.sas.upenn.edu
Application Deadline: Completed application and supporting materials must be postmarked no later than October 15, 2005.
Jennifer Conway, Associate Director
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