EUME International Postdoctoral Fellowships

Applicants are now invited to apply the EUME Postdoctoral Research Fellowship. This fellowship available for scholars willing to do research project in connection with the Berlin program. A range of interesting benefits will be given to the selected fellows, including €2,500 of monthly stipend. To apply, the application package must be submitted no later than 24 April 2015.

Fellowship Description
EUME seeks to rethink key concepts and premises that link and divide Europe and the Middle East. The program draws on the international expertise of scholars in and outside of Germany and is embedded in university and extra-university research institutions in Berlin. It supports historical-critical philology, rigorous engagement with the literatures of the Middle East and their histories, the social history of cities and the study of Middle Eastern political and philosophical thought as central fields of research not only for area or cultural studies, but also for European intellectual history and other academic disciplines. The program explores modernity as a historical space and conceptual frame.

Award Value
Each of the winners of this fellowship will receive a monthly stipend of 2.500 € plus other benefits.

Level and Area of Studies
Postdoctoral research in a wide range of studies that connecting to Berlin Program. Please click the website link below to see the complete list of eligible studies.

Place of Study
The research can be taken in Germany.

Eligibility and Criteria
This fellowship award is targeted to the scholars of art history, history, literature, philology, political philosophy, political science, religion and sociology who want to carry out their research projects in connection with the Berlin program. In addition, the applicants should be at the postdoctoral level and should have obtained their doctorate within the last seven years.

Applicants’ Nationality
There is no nationality restriction.

Application Instruction
To apply, applicants must provide the documents as follow:
– a curriculum vitae,
-a project description
-a sample of scholarly work
-the names of two university faculty members who can serve as referees

Submission Deadline
22 April 2015.

Website and Application Link