Postdoctoral Opportunities


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John C. Danforth Center on Religion and Politics Postdoc January 8, 2018 Applicants should hold a doctorate in religious studies, politics, anthropology, American studies, history, Jewish studies, sociology, or another relevant field.  Scholars should be engaged in projects centrally concerned with religion and politics in the United States, historically or in the present day.
American Academy for the Advancement of Science (AAAS) Science & Technology Policy Fellowships November 1 Science & Technology Policy Fellowships provide the opportunity for accomplished scientists and engineers to participate in and contribute to the federal policymaking process while learning firsthand about the intersection of science and policy.
Carter G. Woodson Post-Doctoral Fellowship December 1 Provides a $45,000 stipend for two years in residence at the University of Virginia for a scholar whose work focuses on Africa and/or the African Diaspora.
Ford Foundation Postdoctoral Fellowship December 17, 2017 Provides one year of support to recent PhD recipients who are committed to a career in teaching and research at the college or university level and who are prepared to use diversity as an educational resource.
L’ORÉAL USA for Women in Science Program February Provides a $60,000 stipend to recent female Ph.D.s in Science, Technology, Engineering and Math (STEM) fields who are committed to serving as role models for younger generations.