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Postdoctoral Fellow, Center for Research on Race and Ethnicity in Society

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The position is available for two years beginning August 1, 2018 through May 31, 2020, at a 10-month starting salary of $51,500.

Posting Details

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Position Details

Title Postdoctoral Fellow, Center for Research on Race and Ethnicity in Society
Appointment Status Non-Tenure Track
Department IU Bloomington Sociology
Position Summary

Indiana University, Bloomington is pleased to accept applications for the CRRES Postdoctoral Fellowship for scholars studying race and ethnicity from a broad range of fields in the social sciences, humanities, education, law, public policy, and public health. These fellowships are designed to nurture the academic careers of new scholars by providing opportunities to pursue research while gaining teaching experience and mentorship from CRRES affiliates and faculty in host departments. Strong applicants will demonstrate evidence of scholarship potentially competitive for tenure-track appointments at Indiana University and other research universities.
Fellows are expected to pursue research, teach one course during each year of residency, and participate in CRRES as well as host department activities and seminars.

Basic Qualifications

We are looking for self-motivated and highly-organized individuals who can work independently and as members of a team. Strong applicants will demonstrate evidence of scholarship potentially competitive for tenure-track appointments at Indiana University and other research universities.

Department Contact for Questions

crres@indiana.edu

Additional Qualifications

We invite applications from qualified candidates who are at the beginning of their academic careers and who do not hold tenure-track academic positions. Candidates who do not hold a Ph.D. but expect to by June 30, 2018 must supply a letter from the chair of their dissertation committee, confirming the proposed timeline for completion.

Salary and Rank 51,500
Special Instructions

The position is available for two years beginning August 1, 2018 through May 31, 2020, at a 10-month starting salary of $51,500.

For Best Consideration Date 11/10/2017
Expected Start Date 08/01/2018
OAA # 21707-13

Supplemental Questions

Required fields are indicated with an asterisk (*).

  1. What date did you earn or do you expect to earn your PhD and from which institution?

    (Open Ended Question)

Applicant Documents

Required Documents
  1. Curriculum Vitae
  2. Letter of Application
  3. Statement of Research and Teaching
  4. Research Paper/Publication/Writing Sample
Optional Documents
  1. Evidence of Teaching Ability
  2. Statement of Teaching Philosophy