|Fellowship ID:||Yale-MCMC-PDFLITH [#2001, ESC-Lithuania]|
|Fellowship Title:||Joseph P. Kazickas Post-Doctoral Fellowship at Yale for citizens of Lithuania.|
|Location:||New Haven, Connecticut 06520, United States [map]|
|Subject Areas:||Social Sciences|
|Appl Deadline:||2013/01/15 finished (posted 2012/09/25, updated 2012/09/24, listed until 2013/02/12)|
Joseph P. Kazickas Post-Doctoral Fellowship at Yale for citizens of Lithuania.
Yale Universityâ€™s Program in Baltic Studies invites applications for a post-doctoral fellowship of variable duration (four to nine months during the 2013-14 academic year) in the following fields: law, economics, business and finance, environmental policy, political science, international relations, and history. Only citizens of Lithuania may apply. Applicants should have completed their Ph.D. before September 2013 and at the time of application must be working in, or affiliated with, a university or research institute in Lithuania. After completion of the fellowship the recipient will be expected to return to work in Lithuania for at least two years.
The Fellow will be expected to be in residence in New Haven, to participate in the activities of the Yale Baltic Studies Program, and to make at least one public presentation at Yale during the period of the fellowship. The stipend for 2013-2014 is expected to be approximately $3,250 per month, plus fringe benefits such as medical insurance.
The review of applications will begin on 15 January 2013. Only on-line submissions will be accepted. Please submit through https://academicjobsonline.org/ajo/jobs/2001 .
Application Materials Required:
Â· All application materials must be submitted in English
Â· Cover letter, including proposed duration of the fellowship (between four and nine months), indicating clearly what months of the year and the rationale for the proposed period.
Â· Curriculum vitae
Â· Research statement (no more than 1000 words)
Â· Two reference letters, one from the applicantâ€™s academic supervisor and one from an additional faculty member or appropriate administrator at the university or institute at which the applicant is affiliated. The reference letters should address the applicantâ€™s research and the broader significance of this research for higher education and research in Lithuania. These letters are to be submitted by the reference writers through the Academic Jobs Online site.
Â· Proof of English language proficiency such as TOEFL score, IELTS score, or transcript from a previously-attended institution where the primary language of instruction is English