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University of Erfurt, Germany

by Richard Meckien - published Jul 11, 2018 02:55 PM - - last modified Jan 21, 2019 11:32 AM

Deadline: April 15, 2019

The Max-Weber-Kolleg is offering doctoral positions for Ph.D. projects in the fields of Classics, Religious Studies, Sociology, Philosophy and especially in the fields of North American and Modern History and Ancient History as well as related subjects within the framework of the International Graduate School (IGS) “Resonant Self–World Relations in Ancient and Modern Socio-Religious Practices” directed by Prof. Dr. Jörg Rüpke and Prof. Dr. Hartmut Rosa (Erfurt) and Prof. Dr. Wolfgang Spickermann and Prof. Dr. Irmtraud Fischer (Graz), funded by the German Research Foundation (DFG). The positions are to be filled by 1 October 2019 for a period of 29 months, with the option of a further extension of seven months possible. The project is a cooperation between the Max-Weber-Kolleg at the University of Erfurt and the University of Graz. Participants are required to spend one academic year at the cooperating university in the second year of their term.

    Please find the details of the call here

    Outstanding Researchers Program - TÜBITAK

    by Richard Meckien - published Jul 11, 2018 02:55 PM - - last modified Jan 09, 2019 03:34 PM

    Deadline: February 15, 2019

    The Scientific and Technological Research Council of Turkey's International Fellowship for Outstanding Researchers Program aims to support qualified researchers with leading scientific and / or technological achievements and international work experience to conduct their research in leading academic, industrial or public institutions to contribute in areas that are strategic value to Turkey.

    Please visit the program's website for further information and contact bideb2232@tubitak.gov.tr for additional questions.

    University of Edinburgh, Scotland

    by Richard Meckien - published Jul 11, 2018 02:55 PM - - last modified Jan 08, 2019 03:48 PM

    Deadline: February 28, 2019, 5 pm (GMT)

    All the following calls have the same deadline and are being offered by the Institute for Advanced Studies in the Humanities, Edinburgh.

      Senior Anniversary Fellowship 2019-2020
      In their 50th anniversary year, the IASH is creating three-month Fellowships for the most promising scholars in the arts, humanities and social sciences. For 2019-20, they seek applications centred on the place of the humanities in the 21st century to take forward inquiry in a cross-disciplinary way, perhaps at the outermost disciplinary boundaries of the humanities, arts and social sciences. £10,500 bursary, plus travel grants.
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      Environmental Humanities Visiting Research Fellowships 2019-2020
      These Visiting Fellowships of between two and four months are intended to encourage outstanding interdisciplinary research, international scholarly collaboration, and networking activities of Visiting Research Fellows with a specific focus on the Environmental Humanities. £1,000 bursary available.
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      IASH-SSPS Research Fellowships 2019-2020
      The IASH-SSPS Research Fellowships are intended to encourage outstanding interdisciplinary research, international scholarly collaboration, and networking activities of visiting Research Fellows together with academics in the School of Social and Political Science (SSPS). Two to four month visit. Stipends available.
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      Daiches-Manning Memorial Fellowship in 18th-Century Scottish Studies 2019-2020
      The Daiches-Manning Memorial Fellowship honours two outstanding scholars of eighteenth-century Scottish literature and culture, Professor David Daiches (1912–2005) and Professor Susan Manning (1953–2013). Bursary of US$3,000/£1,800 in support of research on any aspect of eighteenth-century Scottish studies. Two to six month visit, open to postdoctoral scholars of all nationalities, in all disciplines, and at all career levels.
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      Digital Scholarship Visiting Research Fellowships 2019 - 2020
      These Visiting Fellowships of between two and four months are intended to encourage outstanding digitally-focussed, interdisciplinary research, international scholarly collaboration, and networking activities with a specific focus on the digital. £1,000 bursary available.
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      University of Cergy-Pontoise, France

      by Richard Meckien - published Jul 11, 2018 02:55 PM - - last modified Jan 02, 2019 02:30 PM

      Deadline: March 5, 2019

      As part of the Paris Seine excellence Initiative (PSI), a third call for proposals has been launched to support research excellence and international development. The PSI-IAS Fellowships program is an international multidisciplinary visiting program. Researchers of all nationalities are eligible. The program will host 10 junior and senior researchers, for a duration ranging from 4 months to one year, during the academic year 2019-2020.

        Please find the details of the call for proposals below

        University of Göttingen, Germany

        by Richard Meckien - published Jul 11, 2018 02:55 PM - - last modified Dec 20, 2018 02:26 PM

        Deadline: February 3, 2019

        For the period October 2019 to July 2021, the Göttingen Institute for Advanced Study in the Humanities and Social Sciences (Lichtenberg-Kolleg) invites applications for Early Career Fellowships. The University of Göttingen is an equal opportunities employer and places particular emphasis on fostering career opportunities for women. Qualified women are therefore strongly encouraged to apply as they are underrepresented in this field. Disabled persons with equivalent aptitude will be favoured. All Fellowships are open to candidates who have received a doctorate within the last 6 years.

          Further information on how to apply