University of Southern California, Office of Postdoctoral Affairs
Postdoctoral Scholar in the Humanities
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We are now accepting applications for the 2016-2018 cohort of USC Provost’s Postdoctoral Scholars in the Humanities.
The Provost’s Postdoctoral Scholars Program in the Humanities is a key element in USC’s distinctive contribution to scholarship and academic excellence in the realm of the humanities. Provost’s Postdoctoral Scholars will play a pivotal part in fostering the strengths of the humanities at USC, and they will link the expertise of USC faculty and doctoral students with the knowledge and insights gained from their own research and scholarship.
These appointments are for two years, and begin in August 2016. Provost’s scholars will teach three courses over four semesters, with one semester free for full-time research. They are expected to reside in the Los Angeles area during the academic year and to participate in the scholarly life of the host department and the university through seminars and other scholarly activities.
The salary for Provost’s Postdoctoral Scholars is $50,000 per year plus fringe benefits, with a research and travel account of $6,000 per year.
The application deadline is Friday, December 4, 2015 at noon, PST.
Please visit our application site for additional details and to apply: https://postdocs.usc.edu/provosts-postdoc-program/
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