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Stanford University

Shorenstein Asia-Pacific Research Center
Japan Program Postdoctoral Fellowship on Contemporary Japan 2022-2023

JOE ID Number: 2021-02_111467614
Date Posted: 10/01/2021
Position Title/Short Description
Title: Japan Program Postdoctoral Fellowship on Contemporary Japan 2022-2023
Section: US: Other Academic (Visiting or Temporary)
Location: Stanford, California, UNITED STATES
JEL Classification: F5 -- International Relations, National Security, and International Political Economy
Political Economy
Political Science
International Relations
Policy Studies
Salary Range: 60,000/commensurate with Stanford University policy
Full Text of JOE Listing:

Stanford University: 2022–2023 Postdoctoral Fellowship on Contemporary Japan

The Japan Program at Stanford University’s Walter H. Shorenstein Asia-Pacific Research Center is pleased to announce its search for a 2022-2023 Postdoctoral Fellow on Contemporary Japan. The award will be made to one junior scholar (recent PhDs must have degree conferral and approval by June 30, 2022) for research and writing on Japan.

The primary focus of the fellowship is multidisciplinary research including, but not limited to the areas of political science, economics, sociology, law, policy studies, and international relations of Japan. The postdoctoral fellowship is a 10-month appointment with a salary rate commensurate with Stanford policy, plus up to $2,000 for research expenses. Appointments will begin in the fall quarter of the 2022-2023 academic year.

Applications will be accepted until January 3, 2022.

For additional information and to apply, visit

Application Requirements:
  • External Application Link
  • Letters of Reference Instructions Below
Application deadline: 01/03/2022
Reference Instructions:
Letters of recommendation (3) should be sent directly by reference, third-party dossier service, or applicant to