The Clayman Institute for Gender Research at Stanford University offers a two-year postdoctoral fellowship. Recent social science PhDs (including Sociology, History, Communications, Economics, Political Science, Psychology, and Anthropology) whose research focuses on gender with an intersectional perspective are eligible. We encourage scholars with a strong interest in interdisciplinary methods to apply.
While in residence at the Institute, postdoctoral scholars are expected to participate in Clayman Institute activities throughout the academic year in addition to pursuing their own research.
Postdoctoral scholar responsibilities will include, but are not limited to:
- Writing articles for our research publication, Gender News
- Working with Graduate Dissertation Fellows
- Participating in our leadership program for graduate students
- Attending our regularly scheduled faculty luncheon discussions
- 50% percent of the postdoctoral scholars’ time is dedicated to her/his/their own research
- Additional information and a FAQ can be found on the Clayman Institute website.
The appointment is for two academic years: Autumn quarter 2019 – Summer quarter 2021
Applicants must have their doctoral degree in hand no later than 30 days prior to the appointment start date, and the start date must be no more than three years after the awarding of their degree.
Postdoctoral scholars will receive a stipend and benefits, set and adjusted in accordance with Stanford University rules, and must be in residence for eight academic quarters, beginning in the fall quarter of the 2019-20 academic year.
The Clayman Institute is committed to the principles of equal opportunity and fair and open competition.
For application instructions and to submit an application, please go to the following website: https://stanforduniversity.qualtrics.com/jfe/form/SV_0vuDATIoktn13N3.
Application opens October 1, 2018
Deadline for submissions is January 10, 2019