The Tunisia Office of the Center for Middle Eastern Studies at Harvard University welcomes Tunisian researchers to submit applications for a postdoctoral fellowship at Harvard University. The call for applications is available to researchers in the Humanities or Social Sciences who have gotten their Ph.D. inside the previous seven years. The association stretches out for 10 months, from September 1, 2018, to June 30, 2019. The beneficiary will live in the more noteworthy Boston region and will be required to educate a one-semester course on the territory of specialization, in English or in Arabic. Inclination will be given to the most qualified candidate whose exploration incorporates Tunisia and North Africa.
The 10-month compensation for this position will run from $47,500 to $56,000 and should cover the applicant’s accommodation, food allowance, and visa expenses. A round-trip economy class ticket from Tunis to Boston will be issued notwithstanding the stipend. It is evaluated that the candidate will burn through 30 hours for every week on research and 5 hours for each week on educating and teaching students. They will work with the Director of CMES on the course plan and matters relating to research.
Candidates are required to present the accompanying materials as one in PDF form:
- A current curriculum vitae, in English.
- A research proposition not to surpass 1500 words, in English.
- A written work test not to surpass 5000 words that can be in English, Arabic, or French.
- A letter of recommendation written by the candidate’s dissertation advisor, in English, Arabic, or French.
This letter ought to be submitted straightforwardly by the recommender by means of email to [email protected] before April 1, 2018.