The Council on African Studies at the MacMillan Center invites applications for two post-doctoral fellowship at Yale University. The postdoctoral associate will teach one course each term in addition to pursuing independent research, and will assist the chair in curating the programmatic/scholarly activities of the Council on African Studies.
Field of Study: Social Sciences and Humanities, particularly Anthropology, Sociology, and Women and Gender Studies
* Candidates must have research and teaching experience relevant to modern and contemporary Africa.
* The fellowship is open to all disciplines in the Social Sciences and Humanities, particularly Anthropology, Sociology, and Women and Gender Studies.
* Applicants should have in-depth knowledge of at least one African language and fluency in English, and must have completed the Ph.D. no earlier than July.
Yale is an affirmative action/equal opportunity employer. Applications from women, persons with disabilities, protected veterans, and underrepresented minorities are particularly welcome.
Number of Awards: 2
Value of the Program:
* The successful candidate will be required to teach two undergraduate courses during each academic year of their appointment.
* Compensation includes a competitive salary, moving expenses, research account, health insurance and other benefits afforded to post-doctoral associates at Yale: https://your.yale.edu/work-yale/benefits/my-benefits-yale/postdoctoral-associate-benefits.
Duration of Program: 2 years
How to Apply: Visit the link below.