Fellowships

External Fellowships 

Please note: the search for applicants for the 2016-2017 academic year is CLOSED. Details about next year's fellowship will be forthcoming shortly.

External fellowships are awarded to two scholars who hold tenure-track assistant professorships at other institutions. Applicants’ proposals must address a theme selected by the Executive Committee and Center Affiliates and announced at the beginning of the search for applicants.  

Applicants may be in any field of humanistic study, including anthropology, art and art history, classics, English, history, modern languages and cultures, music, philosophy, or religion.

Fellows will participate in the bi-weekly Humanities Center seminar and in the Center’s other workshops, conferences, and programs. They are expected to be in residence in Rochester and to play an active role in the Center’s community of faculty, graduate students, and undergraduates. Fellows will present the results of their research at least once during their tenure at the Center.

Applications should include the following:

For further information, contact the Center’s Director, Joan Shelley Rubin, at joan.rubin@rochester.edu.


Internal Fellowships

Please note: the search for applicants for the 2016-2017 academic year is CLOSED

Internal fellowships will be awarded to two members of the University of Rochester faculty at the level of tenure-track Assistant Professor.Applicants’ proposals must address a theme selected by the Executive Committee and Center Affiliates and announced at the beginning of the search for applicants.  

Applicants may be in any field of humanistic study, including anthropology, art and art history, English, history, modern languages and cultures, music, philosophy, or religion and classics.
Fellows will participate in the bi-weekly Humanities Center seminar and in the Center’s other workshops, conferences, and programs. They are expected to be in residence in Rochester and to play an active role in the Center’s community of faculty, graduate students, and undergraduates. Fellows will present the results of their research at least once during their tenure at the Center.

Fellows will receive an allowance of $5,000 for research and travel related to their project.

Applications should include the following:

For further information, contact the Center’s Director, Joan Shelley Rubin, at joan.rubin@rochester.edu.