Institute of Historical Research and Past & Present Society are proudly offer the Past & Present Fellowships. These two-year postdoctoral fellowships are open to scholars from any national. Up to three awards will be given. Each of those amounting approximately £40,000. Expired 100 days ago, try next time!
The Past & Present Society and the Institute of Historical Research will offer up to three two-year postdoctoral Fellowships in History for 2016–18, tenable at the Institute. Preference will be given to applicants who demonstrate a broad interest in processes of social, economic, political and cultural change, as manifested in their particular field of study. The Society wishes to promote work of a kind that might be published in the journal Past & Present and its book series, which is published by the Oxford University Press.
Each of the winning fellows may expect to receive £40,000 (approx.)
Level and Area of Studies
Postdoctoral research in Social History (broadly defined)
Place of Study
The research will be taken in the United Kingdom.
Eligibility and Criteria
The Fellowships will be awarded to postdoctoral applicants who have recently completed a doctoral degree in history, or who will have submitted their thesis for examination by 1 October in the academic year in which the Fellowship is to be held. It is a strict condition of the Fellowship that the thesis should have been submitted by that date. Applicants may be of any nationality, and their PhD (or equivalent) may have been awarded in any country. Those who have previously held another postdoctoral research fellowship, or a full-time lectureship, will not be eligible.
There is no nationality restriction.
The fellowship must be applied online through the website and application link below.
11 January 2019.