Postdoctoral Fellowship, African American Studies
|Institution Type:||College / University|
|Location:||Ohio, United States|
Postdoctoral Fellowship in African American Studies:
The Department of History, in conjunction with the Office of the Provost and the College of Arts and Sciences, at Case Western Reserve University is offering a postdoctoral fellowship for historical research in African American Studies. The fellowship is open to scholars who are committed to university research and teaching. Fellows must have received their Ph.D. no earlier than spring 2004. The one-year appointment in the Department of History begins August 1, 2009, carries a stipend of $45,000 plus medical benefits and up to $5,000 for relocation, research, and travel related expenses.
The Fellow will pursue her/his own research, teach one history course (to be cross-listed with Ethnic Studies) in the spring semester, give a public presentation, and is expected to submit a report to the director on the years activities.
Completed applications must include a cover letter, CV, a sample of scholarly writing, and a project proposal (not to exceed five double-spaced pages) that describes the applicants research and fully outlines her/his plans for the fellowship year. Applicants also must arrange for at least three (3) confidential letters of recommendation, including one from the dissertation advisor, to be sent directly to Dr. Rhonda Y. Williams, Director, Postdoctoral Fellowship in African American Studies, Department of History, Case Western Reserve University, 10900 Euclid Avenue, Cleveland, OH 44106-7107. Electronic applications welcome; send to HistoryPostDoc@case.edu. Deadline for receipt of all application materials is March 17, 2009. Notification is by May 1, 2009. Women and minorities are urged to apply. AA/EEO.
Dr. Rhonda Y. Williams
|Primary Category:||African American History / Studies