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External Award: IASH Postdoctoral Fellowship

February 01, 2017
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IASH Postdoctoral Fellowships and Bursaries 2017-18

The Institute for Advanced Studies in the Humanities (IASH) at the University if Edinburgh hosts a lively scholarly community of visiting fellows. It is a supportive environment for postdoctoral researchers, while also offering networking opportunities with successful mid-career and eminent senior scholars.

Applications are invited for postdoctoral bursaries from candidates in any area of the Humanities and Social Sciences.

In short, a 2017-2018 IASH Postdoctoral Fellowship provides:

  • Research visit at the University of Edinburgh for three to ten months
  • Bursary of up to a maximum of £10,000
  • Dedicated office space and University e-mail and library access
  • An allocated University mentor from an area relevant to the Fellows’ research interests
  • Weekly Fellows’ Lunch to build community
  • Collegial work-in-progress seminar series for testing new ideas
  • Calendar of engaging events at the Institute and College
  • Opportunities to participate in and design funded workshops, colloquia etc. at the Institute

Please see here for more information.

Application deadline is April 30, 2017

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