Postdoctoral Fellowship 2014-2015/Carnegie Mellon University
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 appointment is for nine months beginning August 18, 2014. The fellowship carries a stipend of $50,000, and $5,000 for research, benefits and other expenses. 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, including the Department of History’s A. W. Mellon-Funded Sawyer Seminar on the “Ghetto” in transnational historical perspective.
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.
Deadline: March 30, 2014 (notification of decision by April 20) Women and minorities are urged to apply. EEO/AA.
Send application documents to:
Professor Joe William Trotter, Jr.
CAUSE, Dept. of History, Carnegie Mellon University
Baker Hall 246C
5000 Forbes Avenue
Pittsburgh, PA 15213-3890
Hikari Aday, Program Coordinator
Center for Africanamerican Urban Studies and the Economy (CAUSE)
Carnegie Mellon University, Department of History
Baker Hall 244
5000 Forbes Avenue, Pittsburgh, PA 15213
CAUSE Postdoctoral Fellowship at Carnegie Mellon University
Sawyer Seminar Postdoctoral Fellowship at Carnegie Mellon University