The Department of English at Rutgers University, which has a long history of scholarship and teaching in African American Literature and Literature of the African Diaspora, announces two Cheryl A. Wall Postdoctoral Fellowships in African American and African Diaspora Literary Studies for scholars pursuing research in these fields.
These Postdoctoral Associate fellowships are each for one year and include a salary of $60,000, health benefits, and a $5,000 research stipend. Each recipient will teach one course, serve as an informal mentor to graduate students in the field, and participate in the intellectual life of the department. Applicants must have the doctorate in hand at the time of application and be no more than six years beyond the Ph.D.
Please submit a letter of interest, c.v., dossier with at least three letters of reference, and research proposal through the Rutgers University application system ROCS.
Applications must be submitted by February 19, 2021. Interested parties may direct inquiries to Professor Carter Mathes at: email@example.com.
Minimum Education and Experience:
Applicants must have the doctorate in hand at the time of application and be no more than six years beyond the Ph.D.
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