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August 1, 2019 - January 31, 2020

University of Southern California

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USC Society of Fellows
Postdoctoral Fellow

JOE ID Number: 2019-02_111464362
Date Posted: 11/14/2019
Date Inactive: 01/31/2020
Position Title/Short Description
Title: Postdoctoral Fellow
Section: US: Other Academic (Visiting or Temporary)
Location: Los Angeles, California, UNITED STATES
JEL Classification: 00 -- 00 - Default: Any Field
Full Text of JOE Listing:

The USC Society of Fellows in the Humanities invites applications for our 2020-2022 cohort of postdoctoral fellows.

The USC Society of Fellows is an interdisciplinary community that supports advanced research by postdoctoral fellows and faculty members, promoting intellectual exchange and interdisciplinary approaches to research and teaching in the humanities and humanistic social sciences.

Each year the Society admits up to five postdoctoral fellows, who are appointed for two-year terms during which they pursue research and teach three courses over four semesters, with one semester for full-time research. They are expected to reside in the Los Angeles area during the academic year and to participate in the scholarly life of the Society, the host department, and the university.

For more information about the USC Society of Fellows in the Humanities, visit our website,

To apply for the 2020–2022 cohort, candidates must have received their Ph.D. no earlier than July 1, 2016 and must have completed their doctoral degree by July 1, 2020. Scholars who received their doctorates from the University of Southern California are not eligible to apply. Non U.S. citizens are eligible to apply for this program. Applicants’ research and teaching must be in the humanities and humanistic social sciences.

Applications must be submitted via our secure application portal, ; applications sent by email will not be accepted.

The application cycle for postdoctoral fellowships for 2020-2022 will open Monday, October 14, 2019.

The deadline to submit an application is Friday, December 6, 2019, noon PST.

USC is an equal opportunity, affirmative action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, protected veteran status, disability, or any other characteristic protected by law or USC policy. USC will consider for employment all qualified applicants with criminal histories in a manner consistent with the requirements of the Los Angeles Fair Chance Initiative for Hiring ordinance. We provide reasonable accommodations to applicants and employees with disabilities. Applicants with questions about access or requiring a reasonable accommodation for any part of the application or hiring process should contact USC Human Resources by phone at (213) 821-8100, or by email at Inquiries will be treated as confidential to the extent permitted by law.

Application Requirements:
  • External Application Link
  • Letters of Reference Link
Application deadline: 01/31/2020