22 February 2019.
(Paid Opportunity/ Fully Funded)
Dietrich School Diversity Postdoctoral Fellowships, Pittsburgh University.
Opportunity Focus Areas:
- Social Sciences;
- History of Art and Architecture;
- Religious Studies.
ALL WORLD COUNTRIES.
- Qualified candidates who have satisfactorily completed all requirements for the PhD degree, including any oral defense, by March 1, 2019. Individuals who completed all such requirements before June 1, 2017 are ineligible.
- Having the PhD degree in-hand prior to the appointment.
- Acquiring all proper visas.
- Certification of English language proficiency.
(Paid Opportunity/ Fully Funded)
- Fellows receive an annual stipend of $48,000.00, a $4,000 annual research/travel allowance, and a $1,500 one-time moving allowance.
- The University provides a relatively comprehensive package of fringe benefits, including medical insurance, participant-paid dental and vision insurance, life insurance, eligibility to participate in the University’s tuition scholarships program, and a retirement plan allowing personal tax deferral to TIAA/CREF with no University match.
- Fellows have access to additional benefits which currently include: University libraries and recreational facilities, computing and networking services, and fare-free public transportation.
First Step: Open the application form for the target position from here and then press apply below the target position.
Second Step: Complete the form and upload the following documents in an Adobe PDF format:
- Curriculum vitae.
- Dissertation table of contents.
- Two-page statement of research interests outlining the goals of the research you will undertake during the term of the fellowship.
- Two-page statement of teaching interests and philosophy.
- One-to-two page diversity statement, in which you share how your past, planned, or potential contributions or experiences relating to diversity, equity, and inclusion will advance the University of Pittsburgh’s commitment to inclusive excellence.
- Writing sample or excerpt of no more than 20 pages including references and appendices. (Economics: Job Market Paper, no length restrictions).
- Course proposal including the subject area, a brief syllabus and proposed methods for a 15-week course directed towards advanced undergraduate or graduate students.
- Three letters of recommendation (Applicants must submit the names and e-mail addresses of three recommenders via the application page. Each recommender will receive an e-mail prompt with a link to upload the letter; applicants will receive a confirmation email as each letter is uploaded. It is the applicant’s responsibility to coordinate with recommenders so that they have ample time to upload after the applicant submits his or her application. Letters will not be accepted by direct e-mail or postal mail, nor will they be accepted after March 1, 2019, at 5 p.m. EST. Applicants who use Interfolio’s online application delivery system need to apply several days before the deadline to ensure that letters arrive on time. Any applicant who has not completed the PhD at the time of application should request that at least one recommender confirm his/her expected oral defense date (if any) and graduation date in his/her reference letter.
Third Step: Submit the application.
- Applications must be received by 5 p.m. EST on Friday, February 22, 2019.
- Letters of recommendation must be received by 5 p.m. EST on Friday, March 1, 2019.
- No exceptions to deadlines are granted. Safari is not a recommended browser. NB: For the application procedures and deadlines in the Department of Economics, see the job announcement.
- All documents must be submitted as PDFs.
- For departmental contacts to discuss queries [email protected]
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Reviewed by”Alyaa Abdelraouf/ Egypt”
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