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Economic History Society Fellowships 2017, Institute of Historical Research, University of London

Publish Date: Jan 11, 2017

Deadline: Apr 07, 2017

Economic History Society Fellowships

The Economic History Society, in conjunction with the Institute of Historical Research, offers up to four one-year postdoctoral Fellowships in economic and/or social history, tenable at the Institute.The Fellowships will be awarded to postdoctoral candidates who have recently completed a doctoral degree in economic and/or social history, or who will have submitted their thesis for examination by 1 October in the academic year in which the Fellowship is to be held. It is the intention of the Economic History Society to promote work of a kind that might be published in the leading refereed academic journals in economic/social history. Fellows will be expected to pursue research in economic and/or social history at an advanced level with a view to publication.
Area of research: Economic or social history
Eligibility requirements: The Fellowships are open to candidates who are British citizens and/or holders of a degree from a British university. They must be affiliated to a British university for the period of their Fellowship.

Fellows will not be required to be resident in London but should participate in the activities of the Institute by attendance at - and the presentation of a paper to - an appropriate seminar series and by networking with fellow scholars. 

These awards cannot be held in conjunction with any other substantial maintenance grant, but, at the discretion of the Director of the Institute, Fellows may engage in teaching or other paid work for up to six hours per week.

Amount awarded: Approx: £14,296 (affiliated to institutions outside London); £16,296 (affiliated to London-based institutions)
Application guidelines: ehs_fellowship_guidelines_2017.pdf
Applications open: 8 Dec 2016 to 7 Apr 2017
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