Location: Ben-Gurion University, Beer Sheva, Israel
Fellowship Date: Spring Semester (March-June) 2013
The Tamar Golan Africa Centre at Ben-Gurion University in the Negev invites applications for a short-term residency from postdoctoral candidates working in the Humanities or Social Sciences broadly related to African Studies.
Applications from one of the following fields are encouraged: history, anthropology, or sociology.
During the semester, the fellow will teach one 2-credit course in African Studies and will give two public lectures.
The fellowship is tenable for one academic semester and will cover travel expenses, accommodation in Beer Sheva, and a modest living stipend.
This residency fellowship is intended for post-graduates from a Sub-Saharan African academic institution who have obtained their PhD in the last 3 years.
Application Instructions and Submission Process:
Completed applications, including all of the components listed below, should be submitted to Ayala Kuriel at firstname.lastname@example.org on or before November 20, 2012. Late applications will not be considered.
• Detailed C.V. (Curriculum Vitae)
• PhD certificate
• Detailed description of past, current and future research interests (maximum 5 pages)
• Syllabus Proposal for an academic course (introductory level)
• List of publications
• Three letters of reference to be submitted directly by referees.
Applicants will be notified of the committee’s decision by December 1, 2012.
Ayala Kuriel, Coordinator of the Africa Centre
Ben-Gurion University, Beer Sheva, Israel
Phone: 972-8-6428262, Fax: 972-8-6428695