Scholarship Description: Applications are invited for Henry Chauncey Jr. Postdoctoral Fellowships at Yale University in the USA. The Chauncey Postdoctoral Fellowships are up to three positions funded by the Brady-Johnson Program in Grand Strategy for one year renewable for one additional year. The aim of the fellowship is to provide financial help to scholars around the world.
About University: Since it’s founding in 1701, Yale has been dedicated to expanding and sharing knowledge, inspiring innovation, and preserving cultural and scientific information for future generations. Yale’s reach is both local and international.
Degree Level: Fellowships are available to pursue Postdoctoral programme.
Available Subject: Fellows will work with an active academic community of postdoctoral and predoctoral fellows, as well as Yale faculty in history, political science, and other disciplines.
Scholarship benefits: The salary is $55,000 plus $5,000 for research expenses.
Eligible Nationalities: Scholars from all around the world are eligible to apply for this fellowship.
Eligibility Criteria: Applicants must have recent PhD in the relevant field. PhD must be in hand by September 1, 2018. Postdoctoral fellows must have completed their PhD degree to begin the fellowship. They are expected to use their time at Yale to conduct original research and prepare manuscripts for publication. Fellows will work with an active academic community of postdoctoral and predoctoral fellows, as well as Yale faculty in history, political science, and other disciplines. Postdoctoral fellows may teach small seminars if desired.
Application Procedure: A complete application with following documents should be submitted online.
- A 100-word research proposal abstract.
- A 1000-word research proposal.
- Three letters of recommendation.
- Two writing samples, e.g. dissertation chapters or journal articles.
Applications Deadline: February 15, 2018