Chancellor’s Postdoctoral Fellowships in American Indian Studies
University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, 2012

Under the Chancellor’s Postdoctoral Fellowship Program at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, the American Indian Studies Program seeks two Postdoctoral Fellows for the 2013-2014 academic year. One of the positions may be renewable for a second year. This fellowship program provides a stipend, a close working association with AIS faculty, and assistance in furthering the fellow’s development as a productive scholar. Applicants should have an ongoing research project that promises to make a notable contribution to American Indian and Indigenous Studies.

The Fellowship stipend for the 2013‐2014 academic year is $42,000, including health benefits. Candidates should submit a letter of application providing a thorough description of the research project to be undertaken during the fellowship year, a curriculum vitae, two samples of their scholarly writing, and two letters of recommendation. A candidate profile should be created through the University of Illinois application login page at and application materials uploaded. Applications received by 18 January 2013 will receive full consideration. The review process will continue until the fellowships are filled. Download the call for applications [pdf] … Visit the program’s website …