Latin American Studies, Lehigh University

Fellowship ID:Lehigh-postdoc-POSTDOCINLAS [#8705]
Fellowship Title: Postdoctoral Fellowship in Latin American Studies
Fellowship Type:Postdoctoral
Location:Bethlehem, Pennsylvania 18015, United States [map]
Subject Areas: Theater Studies
Religious Studies
Latina/o Studies
Latin American Studies
Gender and Race (more...)
Appl Deadline:2017/05/17 finished (posted 2016/12/27, finished 2017/05/23, listed until 2017/05/17)

*** this fellowship has been closed, and no new applications will be accepted. ***



Beginning of Fellowship Award: Fall 2017

Application Deadline: February 17, 2017

The Latin American Studies Program at Lehigh University invites Ph.D.’s specializing in Latin American or Latino studies, with a contemporary cultural studies focus, to apply for a one-year postdoctoral fellowship, beginning Fall 2017.

Applications are welcome from candidates whose research concentrates in any of the following areas: social movements, identity (gender, ethnic, religious, etc.), transnational migration, and/or urbanization. Candidates working within the fields of Religion and Theater/Performance Studies are especially welcome to apply. Successful candidates must have finished all requirements for the Ph.D. They will also demonstrate breadth and depth of cultural and Spanish language experience, and the ability to design and offer a Latin American and Latino Studies introductory course. The fellow will be expected to contribute to further develop the Latin American Studies Program, establish links with the campus community, and share the results of his/her research. The teaching load is one course per semester.

Lehigh University is a private, research-extensive institution in southeast Pennsylvania. The College of Arts and Sciences at Lehigh University is committed to increasing the diversity of the college community and curriculum. Candidates who can contribute to that goal are encouraged to apply and identify their strengths or experiences in this area. Lehigh University is an Equal Opportunity Affirmative Action Employer.

A detailed description of the fellowship and complete list of application materials can be found at For first consideration, all application materials should be received by February 17, 2017.

Application materials should be uploaded to Academic Jobs Online.

Address inquiries to:

Antonio Prieto

Associate Professor of Spanish and Hispanic Studies

Search Chair, Latin American Studies Program

Application Materials Required:
Submit the following items online at this website to complete your application:
And anything else requested in the description.

Further Info:
Williams Hall
31 Williams Drive
Bethlehem, PA 18015

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