The Center for Afroamerican and African Studies (CAAS) at the University of Michigan invites applications for the Du Bois-Mandela-Rodney Post-doctoral Fellowship Program from scholars working on Africa or the African diaspora. Consideration will be given to all disciplines including - but not limited to - the humanities, social sciences, physical sciences and professional schools. Scholars from or who study the Gullah speaking Sea islands, Cape Verde islands, the Anglophone Caribbean, the Canary Islands, and Madagascar and/or other less studied areas are especially encouraged to apply for this residential fellowship.
Length: One academic year
The fellowship package is worth $45,000 plus health insurance coverage.
- A stipend of $42,000.
- $1,000 for research
- Health Insurance
- Up to $2,000 for travel expenses
Application Deadline: 12/1/2010
For more information visit the website: http://www.lsa.umich.edu/caas