Case Western Reserve University, History
Post-Doctoral Fellow African American History
|Institution Type:||College / University|
|Location:||Ohio, United States|
The History Department of Case Western Reserve University is offering a postdoctoral fellowship in African American History, with subfield and period open, beginning August 1, 2021. The two-year appointment in the History Department carries a competitive stipend plus medical benefits and a generous relocation/research expense fund for the first year, and a research fund for the second year. The fellow is expected to teach one (1) history course per academic year (coordinated with programs in African and African-American Studies and in Ethnic Studies), and to give one public presentation at the beginning and one at the end of the fellow’s tenure.
Completed applications must include a brief cover letter, a 1-2-page diversity statement, CV, three confidential letters of recommendation, an article or chapter-length sample of scholarly writing, and a project proposal (not to exceed five double-spaced pages) outlining the applicant’s research and writing agenda for the fellowship period. Fellows must have defended and completed their Ph.D. requirements at the time of appointment, August 1. We also welcome applicants who seek pre-tenure funded leave to complete their book manuscript. Submit all materials and request letters of recommendation online: https://apply.interfolio.com/84789 . Deadline for receipt of all materials is April 16. Notification anticipated by late May.
In employment, as in education, Case Western Reserve University is committed to Equal Opportunity and Diversity. Women, veterans, members of underrepresented minority groups, neurodivergent individuals, and individuals with disabilities are especially encouraged to apply. Case Western Reserve University provides reasonable accommodations to applicants with disabilities. Applicants who require a reasonable accommodation for any part of the application and hiring process should contact the Office of Inclusion, Diversity, and Equal Opportunity at (216) 368-8877 to request a reasonable accommodation.
|Primary Category:||African American History / Studies