The European Research Council (ERC) project "Mobility, Empire and Cross-Cultural Contacts in Mongol Eurasia" at the Hebrew University of Jerusalem is offering PhDs and Visiting PhD's fellowships beginning in 2014-15 for outstanding candidates fluent in Chinese, Arabic and Persian (at least one of the above) and with a sound knowledge of the history of the Mongol Empire.
The Asian Studies Center and the Department of Anthropology at the University of Pittsburgh, with the support of the Japan Iron and Steel Federation, invite applications for a one-year Postdoctoral Fellowship, beginning August 15,2014. The fellow is expected to be in residence at the University of Pittsburgh during the 2014-2015 academic year and will be affiliated with the Department of Anthropology. The fellow will teach two courses (one per term), participate in the activities of the research community, and work toward producing a publication.
The Fairbank Center for Chinese Studies is pleased to announce the 2014-2015 competition for the An Wang Postdoctoral fellowship in Chinese studies. Well-designed projects at any stage, from initial research to revision for publication, are welcome. Researc topic can cover any period of Chinese history or contemporary China and involve any academic discipline. Applicants in pre-modern humanities are encouraged to apply as are applicants in contemporary social sciences. Priority will be given to candidates with no previous postdoctoral fellowships.
The Fox Center for Humanistic Inquiry of Emory University is accepting applications for up to three Post-Doctoral fellowships for an academic year of study, teaching, and residence in the Center. The FCHI Fellows Program offers research opportunities to those trained in the humanities as traditionally defined and to others seriously interested in humanistic issues; research projects must be humanistic, but fellows may hold the Ph.D.
The York Centre for Asian Research (YCAR) invites applications for a short-term (4 month) post-doctoral fellowship in Asian Governance. The successful applicant will have completed a PhD within the last 4 years and will be developing a research and publication program related to contemporary local, national or transnational governance in Asia. "Governance" is taken to mean the institutional forms that shape social, political, economic, environmental or cultural life.