Harvard University Reischauer Institute of Japanese Studies, Postdoctoral Fellowships

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Deadline   1/2/2016

Description   Harvard University Reischauer Institute of Japanese Studies offers postdoctoral scholars support to work on publishing their dissertations for 10 months. Residence in the Cambridge/Boston area (where Harvard University is located) and participation in Institute activities are required. Postdoctoral fellows will be expected to give a presentation at the Reischauer Institute’s Japan Forum lecture series, and may also teach an undergraduate course. Areas of interest in Japanese studies include Japanese popular culture, Meiji history, and Japanese imperialism/war memory, among others. 
Award Amount   Stipend of $50,000, health insurance, office space, and access to libraries and resources of Harvard University. 
Disciplines   Humanities. Social Sciences. Fields related to Japanese Studies. 
Academic Level   Postdoctoral Scholar.  
Citizenship   No citizenship requirements.  
Requirements   Must have received PhD no more than 4 years ago. Those who are chosen to receive fellowships must have completed all requirements for the PhD degree by July 1, 2 months before the fellowship starts. Research plan at Harvard. Teaching interests and employment. CV, can include publications. Official transcripts. 2 letters of recommendation. Teaching 1 undergraduate course in the fall or spring semester of the academic year is not required but certainly encouraged. 
Award Type   Fellowship/Grant 
Contact   Dr. Theodore J. Gilman, Executive Director Postdoctoral Fellowships Reischauer Institute CGIS South Bldg., 1730 Cambridge St., Room S234 Cambridge, MA 02138 USA (617) 495-3220

Last Updated   11/18/2014 1:30:00 PM 
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