2015/2016 Stanford University Postdoctoral Fellowship on Islam in Africa

Application Deadline: February 27 2015

Stanford University’s Sohaib and Sara Abbasi Program in Islamic Studies invites applications for a one-year postdoctoral position for a scholar working on Islam in Africa in any time-period and region and in any discipline.  The fellow will teach one course in the Department of History, pursue his/her own research, participate in the activities of Stanford Center for African Studies and Stanford Global Studies Division, and contribute to the intellectual life on campus.

Qualifications

  • Candidates must have completed the Ph.D. by the time of appointment on September 1, 2015.
  • The recipient may not be more than three years beyond the receipt of doctoral degree by the time of the appointment.
  • Scholars trained in disciplines other than History (including, for example, Art History, Political Science, and Music) whose work engages in historical analysis are welcome to apply.

Application Instructions

  • Please submit a cover letter, CV, two-page description of your research plans, drafts of two course syllabi, and a writing sample of no more than 30 pages.
  • Applicants should arrange to have three letters of recommendation submitted directly to Interfolio. Review of applications will begin on February 27, 2015.

Apply Now for the Stanford University Postdoctoral Fellowship on Islam in Africa

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