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Center for Africanamerican Urban Studies and the Economy Postdoctoral Fellowship Program 2019/20, USA

Publish Date: Jan 22, 2019

Deadline: Mar 31, 2019

Postdoctoral Fellowship/African American Urban

Postdoctoral Fellow, Center for Africanamerican Urban Studies and the Economy (CAUSE)

The Department of History at Carnegie Mellon University seeks a scholar in the humanities and/or social sciences doing history-related research in African American urban studies.  The fellow will pursue his/her own research project; interact with faculty, graduate and undergraduate students; and collaborate with the director on current center projects. The appointment is for nine months beginning August 15, 2019 through May 15, 2020.  The fellowship carries a stipend of $52,500, plus benefits, and $5,000 for research and other professional expenses. 

Send a cover letter, c.v., two letters of reference, writing sample, and a three-to-five page project proposal.  The proposal should include a project description, chapter outline, explanation of the significance to relevant fields, and plans and goals for the fellowship term. 

Send to: 

Hikari Aday , CAUSE Program Coordinator, at or
Baker Hall 244
5000 Forbes Avenue
Pittsburgh, PA 15213

Deadline for receipt of applications is March 31, 2019.  (Notification of decision by April 20)

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