MacMillan Center, Yale University

Position ID:Yale-MCMC-AGR_PDA [#3303, AGR_PDA]
Position Title: Agrarian Studies Post-doctoral Associate
Position Type:Postdoctoral
Position Location:New Haven, Connecticut 06520, United States [map]
Subject Areas: Anthropology / Humanities
Global Studies
Economics / P - Economic Systems, Q - Agricultural and Natural Resource Economics; Environmental and Ecological Economics, R - Urban, Rural, and Regional Economics, Growth and Development
Social Sciences / Climate Change, Economics, Sociology, Contemporary History
Geography / Environmental Studies, Ecology, Hydrology
International Studies
International and Area Studies
Appl Deadline:2014/01/03* finished (posted 2013/09/26, finished 2014/07/06, listed until 2014/03/25)
Position Description:    

*** The account for MacMillan Center, Yale University has expired, and no new applications will be accepted. ***

Program in Agrarian Studies, Yale University 

The Program in Agrarian Studies at Yale fosters the interdisciplinary study of agrarian societies, historically and across the world. We aim to be the crossroads for the best work in the humanities, the social sciences, environmental studies, and related professional fields, that breathes new life into the study of farmers, agriculture, and rural society and captures the texture of lived experience as well contributing to theoretical and conceptual advances. The Agrarian Studies Program appoints three fellows annually, chosen for the promise of their research; they are in residence for the year, present a paper, and attend the weekly colloquium. Emerging as well as established scholars are encouraged to apply. We also receive applications from knowledgeable "activists" and "public intellectuals" whose work on rural life transcends the academy. Graduate students who are working on their Ph.D.s may apply, but fellowship recipients must have completed their Ph.D. dissertations and present proof that they have received their Ph.D. degrees. Fellows are expected to be in residence in New Haven to take an active part in the intellectual exchange with other members of the Program. 
Yale University is an equal opportunity employer. 

The due date for a first-stage application for 2014–2015 Fellows is Friday, January 3, 2014. This is a firm deadline. For details on application procedure, please consult the agrarian studies website. The URL is:  

All applications should be submitted online through AJO.

All inquiries should be addressed to: 
Program in Agrarian Studies, Yale University 
Box 208206, 
New Haven, CT 06520-8206, USA 

Campus address: 
230 Prospect Street, 
New Haven, CT 06511 Tel 203.432.9833

Application Materials Required:
Submit the following items online at this website:
And anything else requested in the position description.

Further Info:
Program in Agrarian Studies, Yale University
Box 208206, New Haven, CT 06520-8206, USA
Campus address: 230 Prospect Street, New Haven, CT 06511

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