Postdoctoral Fellowships, Princeton Society of Fellows in the Liberal Arts

To: Departmental Executive Officers
From: Christine Getz, Associate Dean for Graduate Education
RE: Postdoctoral Fellowships, Princeton Society of Fellows in the Liberal Arts

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The Princeton Society of Fellows in the Liberal Arts, an interdisciplinary group of scholars in the humanities and social sciences, invites applications for the 2023-26 fellowship competition. Five fellowships are to be awarded:

Two or three Open Fellowships in any discipline represented in the Society
One Fellowship in Humanistic Studies
One Fellowship in East Asian Studies
One Fellowship in Race and Ethnicity Studies

Applicants may be considered for more than one fellowship pertinent to their research and teaching. Please see the Society’s website ( for fellowship details, eligibility, disciplines and application. Appointed in the Council of the Humanities and academic departments, postdoctoral fellows pursue their research, attend weekly seminars, and teach half-time as lecturers for a term of three years.

Selection is based on exceptional scholarly achievement and evidence of unusual promise, range and quality of teaching experience, and potential contributions to an interdisciplinary community. The Society of Fellows seeks a diverse and international pool of applicants, and especially welcomes those from underrepresented backgrounds.

Applicants are asked to submit an online application by August 2, 2022 (11:59 p.m. EDT).

These positions are subject to the University's background check policy.

Princeton University is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to age, race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law. EEO IS THE LAW.