Post-doctoral Mellon research fellowship focused on ‘Critical Area Studies and the Production of Knowledge’ is funded for one year and is embedded within a six-year themed research programme established at UCL in 2012, entitled New Horizons in Russia and Eastern Europe: A New Vision through Language-Based Area Studies. This one-year strand will focus specifically on the production of knowledge on educational practices in Area Studies. The fellowship is to be taking place at the School of Slavonic and East European Studies.
- Applicants need to have PhD or hold such by September 2017, in a discipline related to the Fellowship and relevant to the UCL context;
- Acquired some teaching experience related to their research interests;
- Their research proposal should refer to the terms of the Fellowship;
- The applicant should also possess fluency in both spoken and written English and will be able to work full-time for UCL.
Salary for the position inclusive of London allowance will range from 34,056 – 41,163 GBP/ per annum.
Mellon Fellows will be expected to teach up to 5 hours per week. It is expected that Fellows will be keen to disseminate their work widely by organising (interdisciplinary) public events related to her/his primary research theme, such as seminars, study days, exhibitions, conferences, performances. It is expected that individual publications would come out from each Fellowship.
How to apply?
For the vacancy please click on ‘Apply Now’;
Enquiries concerning the requirements of the post may be directed to Professor Wendy Bracewell ([email protected]).
Queries regarding the application procedure should be addressed to Esther Williams ([email protected])