Modeling Interdisciplinary Inquiry Postdoctoral Fellowship
Interdisciplinary Project In The Humanities, Washington University in St. Louis
|Job category||Postdoc or similar / Fixed term|
|Location||St. Louis, Missouri, United States|
|Start date||September 2020|
Washington University in St. Louis announces the nineteenth year of Modeling Interdisciplinary Inquiry, a postdoctoral fellowship program endowed by the Andrew W. Mellon Foundation, designed to encourage interdisciplinary scholarship and teaching across the humanities and interpretive social sciences. We invite applications from recent PhDs, DPhils, or D.F.A.s (in hand by June 30, 2020, and no earlier than June 30, 2015) for a position as Fellow. In September 2020, the newly selected Fellow will join the University’s ongoing interdisciplinary programs and seminars. The Fellow will receive a two-year appointment with a nine-month academic year salary beginning at $55,000 per year. Postdoctoral Fellows pursue their own continuing research in association with a senior faculty mentor at WU. During the two years of their tenure, they will teach three undergraduate courses and collaborate in leading an interdisciplinary seminar on theory and methods for advanced undergraduates and beginning graduate students in the humanities and social sciences.
Washington University in St. Louis is committed to the principles and practices of equal employment opportunity and affirmative action. It is the University’s policy to recruit, hire, train, and promote persons in all job titles without regard to race, color, age, religion, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, national origin, veteran status, disability, or genetic information.
|How to apply|
Applicants should submit, through Interfolio, a cover letter, a description of their research program (no more than 1800 words and accessible to reviewers in other disciplines), a brief proposal for a broadly encompassing interdisciplinary seminar in theory and methods, and a curriculum vitae. Applicants who have not completed their doctoral work should indicate, in their cover letter, how many chapters of their dissertation are complete and how complete the remaining chapters are. Applicants should arrange for the submission of three confidential letters of recommendation, also via Interfolio. Further information on Modeling Interdisciplinary Inquiry is available on the web at http://mii.wustl.edu/. Please email us at email@example.com with additional questions. Submit materials by December 2, 2019. The portal opens September 1, 2019 and the link to that portal will be posted on http://mii.wustl.edu/how-to-apply.
|Web address to apply||https://mii.wustl.edu/how-to-apply/|
|Email to apply|
|Hard deadline||December 2, 2019, 11:59pm CST|
|Web address for more information||http://mii.wustl.edu|
|Contact name||Matt Kelley|
|Time created||September 10, 2019, 1:48pm EST|
|Scheduled expiry date||December 2, 2019, 11:59pm CST|
|Last updated||September 10, 2019, 1:48pm EST|
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