Fellowship announcements

Fellowship announcements

If UBIAS members would like to announce call for fellowships, please send an email to Lena Bering, lber@aias.au.dk with the following:

  • Fellowship name/type
  • Institute
  • Application deadline
  • A short description of the fellowship of a max of 80 words
  • Website link to the call.


OPEN CALLS FOR FELLOWSHIPS AT member institutes:

 

IASR Fellowships

Institute for Advanced Social Research (IASR), University of Tampere, Finland
Six fellowships are vacant for application. Positions in the Senior Research Fellow and in the Postdoctoral Fellow categories last two years, and positions in the Professorial Fellow category last one year starting from August 2018. Successful candidates have a PhD, excellent research record, outstanding work plan in the field of social research, and a lively interest in interdisciplinary international cooperation.
Deadline: 15 February 2018
Read more about the IASR fellowships

IAS NTU and UoB Fellowships

University of Birmingham UK (UoB) and Nanyang Technological University, Singapore (NTU)
This programme aims to attract outstanding early and mid-career researchers from global leading institutions, operating at the cutting edge of their disciplines to work collaboratively with colleagues at the University of Birmingham UK (UoB) and Nanyang Technological University, Singapore (NTU).
Deadline: 16 March 2018
Read more about the fellowhip programme here

Cooperation Groups 2019/20 FELLOWSHIPS

Institute: ZiF, Center for Interdisciplinary Research, Bielefeld University, Germany
Open for applications by interdisciplinary research groups, not for individual Fellowships.
Deadline: Open for application all year.
Read more about the Cooperation Group fellowships and how to apply

Post-doctoral Fellowships for postdocs based at US-American universities or research institutions

Institute: Lichtenberg-Kolleg, University of Göttingen, Germany
Each academic year, the Andrew W. Mellon Foundation and the Volkswagen Foundation fund up to twelve Post-doctoral Fellowships in the Humanities for stays of 9 to 12 months in Germany. The Lichtenberg-Kolleg in Göttingen is one of the cooperating partners. The Fellowships address postdocs at US-American universities and research institutes working in the Humanities who wish to spend some time at the Lichtenberg-Kolleg working on a research project. The Kolleg invites early career scholars to join one of our research groups focusing on 1) Göttingen and European Enlightenment(s) within its wider Atlantic and Global Contexts, 2) Human Rights, Constitutional Politics and Religious Diversity, 3) Modern Jewish Studies: literary, intellectual and cultural history, and 4) European Intellectual History / History of Political Thought. We are also welcoming applications by post-docs who work in different research areas as long as their research is connected to research projects in the humanities and social sciences in Göttingen.
Deadline: 11 September 2018
Read more about the post-doctoral fellowships here.

PASt call for fellowships:

 

AIAS-COFUND FELLOWSHIPS

Aarhus Institute of Advanced Studies, Aarhus University, Denmark
Who can apply? AIAS-COFUND fellowships are available for talented researchers from around the globe holding a PhD and at least two years of fulltime postdoctoral research experience after completing their PhD. Applicants can choose their research topic freely within all academic areas.
Deadline: 24 January 2018
Read more and how to apply

MWK-FELLOWS COFUND INTERNATIONAL FELLOWSHIP PROGRAMME FOR EXPERIENCED RESEARCHERS

Institute: Max-Weber-Centre for Advanced Cultural and Social Studies at the University of Erfurt
The Max Weber Centre for Advanced Cultural and Social Studies (Max-Weber-Kolleg Erfurt) at the University of Erfurt is a highly ranked international research centre. Its ‘Weberian’ research programme combines historical, comparative and interdisciplinary perspectives with an interest in normative issues in the social sciences. It has a focus on contemporary social challenges, especially those arising in connection with (religious) plurality, cultural diversity and social processes of acceleration and growth. Within its fellowship programme “MWK-FELLOWS" the Max-Weber-Kolleg offers (up to) 10 Fellowships for experienced researchers.
Deadline: 1 October 2017
Read more about the MWK-FELLOWS COFUND International Fellowship Programme for Experienced Researchers

RESEARCH GROUPS 2019/20 FELLOWSHIPS

Institute: ZiF, Center for Interdisciplinary Research, Bielefeld University, Germany
Open for applications by interdisciplinary research groups, not for individual Fellowships.
Deadline: 1 October 2017
Read more about the Research Group fellowships and how to apply.

INDIVIDUAL MARIE S. CURIE FCFP FELLOWSHIPS (JUNIOR/SENIOR) FOR THE ACADEMIC YEAR 2018/19

Institute: Freiburg Institute for Advanced Studies, University of Freiburg, Germany
FRIAS is announcing its fifth call for applications for the FRIAS COFUND Fellowship Programme (FCFP) and invites outstanding international senior and junior researchers from all disciplines and nationalities to apply. Fellowships of 3 to 10 months in the senior scheme and of 12 months in the junior scheme may be applied for. Conditions are internationally competitive. All fellowships will be awarded through a highly competitive, strictly merit-based selection process. The FCFP is co-financed by the EU’s Marie S. Curie Actions COFUND Programme. 
Deadline: 10 October 2017
Read more about the 25 individual Marie S. Curie FCFP fellowships

TRINITY LONG ROOM HUB VISITING RESEARCH FELLOWSHIP COFUND PROGRAMME 2018-19

Institute: Trinity Long Room Hub Arts and Humanities Research Institute
This programme will offer three twelve month fellowships (effective from 1 October 2018 to 30 September 2019) based in Trinity College Dublin. Applications are welcome from experienced researchers from all over the world. Applicants will be required to develop research proposals aligned with one of Trinity College Dublin's arts and humanities led research themes (Creative Arts Practice, Digital Humanities; Identities in Transformation; Making Ireland; Manuscript, Book and Print Cultures). This programme is co-financed by the European Union's Horizon 2020 research and innovation programme under the Marie Sklodowska grant agreement No 713730.
Deadline: 20 October 2017
Read more about the Trinity Long Room Hub Visiting Research Fellowships

PRE-PROPOSALS FOR RESEARCH GROUP AT THE IIAS
Israel Institute for Advanced Studies, The Hebrew University of Jerusalem, Israel
Each year, the IIAS hosts several collaborative Research Groups that take up residence in Jerusalem for a period of five or ten months. The Research Groups are composed of up to eight scholars from around the world, who work together to produce pioneering research in their fields. Scholars from all academic fields are welcome and encouraged to apply.

Deadline: 1 September 2017
Read more and how to apply

DURHAM IAS FELLOWSHIP 2018/19

Institute of Advanced Study, Durham University, United Kingdom
The Institute of Advanced Study is Durham University’s flagship interdisciplinary research institute, providing a forum for debate and collaboration across the entire disciplinary spectrum. Durham offers Fellows time and freedom to think, away from the demands of their everyday professional lives. By recruiting Fellows from all around the world, the IAS fosters an exciting intellectual environment in which thinkers from diverse cultural and disciplinary backgrounds can exchange ideas. Applicants may be from any academic discipline or professional background involving research. Fellowships are available between October-December 2018 and January-March 2019.
Deadline: 30 June 2017
Read more about the Durham IAS Fellowships here

2-YEAR POSTDOCTORAL FELLOWSHIPS; 5-YEAR RESEARCH FELLOWSHIPS AND 5-YEAR HECTOR PIONEER FELLOWSHIPS

Zukunftskolleg of the University of Konstanz, Germany
2-year Postdoctoral Fellowships for all those in the early stage of their career who plan to develop and implement an independent research project. Fellowships are open to researchers from all fields represented at the University of Konstanz. 5-year Research Fellowships and 5-year Hector Pioneer Fellowships to promote researchers with significant work experience at the postdoctoral level aiming for a career in academia. The Fellows build their own academic identity by leading an independent research group at the University of Konstanz. International experience in teaching or research is desirable. 5-year Research Fellowships are open to researchers from all fields represented at the University of Konstanz, Hector Pioneer Fellowships are dedicated to extraordinary researchers in STEM fields.
Deadline: 13 June 2017
Read more about the different types of fellowsships

EURIAS FELLOWSHIP PROGRAMME (COFUND)

Institute: 19 European IAS
The European Institutes for Advanced Study (EURIAS) Fellowship Programme is an international researcher mobility programme offering 10-month residencies in one of the 19 participating Institutes: Aarhus, Amsterdam, Berlin, Bologna, Budapest, Cambridge, Delmenhorst, Edinburgh, Freiburg, Helsinki, Jerusalem, Lyon, Madrid, Marseille, Paris, Uppsala, Vienna, Warsaw, Zürich. EURIAS Fellowships are mainly offered in the fields of the humanities and social sciences but may also be granted to scholars in life and exact sciences, provided that their proposed research project does not require laboratory facilities and that it interfaces with humanities and social sciences.
Deadline: 7 June 2017
Read more about the 54 EURIAS Fellowships here

VISITING RESEARCHERS PROGRAM FOR SENIOR AND YOUNG RESEARCHERS

Waseda Institute for Advanced Study (WIAS), Waseda University
WIAS is recruiting senior level researchers for Visiting Researcher Program and young researchers for Visiting Scholar Program. These programs are designed to support researchers who wish to spend a certain period residence at WIAS pursuing their own research during holidays or other leave from their home institutions. Visiting Researchers are expected to advance their own work and also stimulate their colleagues' relationships among WIAS and Japanese academic circles by giving a series of lecture, while Visiting Scholars are expected to engage in joint research with researchers who belong to Waseda University.
Deadline: 19 May
Read more about the programme here

Postdoctoral and senior Research FELLOWSHIPS

Institute for Advanced Social Research (IASR), University of Tampere, Finland
Deadline: 15 February 2017
Read more about the postdoctoral fellowships and how to apply
Read more about the senior research fellowships and how to apply

AIAS-COFUND Fellowships

Aarhus Institute of Advanced Studies, Aarhus University, Denmark
Deadline: 3 February 2017
Who can apply? AIAS-COFUND fellowships are available for talented researchers from around the globe with a PhD and at least two years of fulltime postdoctoral research experience after completing their PhD. Applicants can choose their research topic freely within all academic areas.
Read more and how to apply

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