Postdoctoral Associate in Modern Jewish History

Postdoctoral Associate in Modern Jewish History 2023-2025

The Program in Jewish Studies at Yale University is offering a two-year Postdoctoral fellowship that will begin on July 1, 2023. Candidates for the fellowship must have a Ph.D. in hand by July 1, 2023 and must have received the degree no earlier than 2020. The Program seeks a specialist in Modern Jewish History who will work closely with appropriate members of Yale’s faculty.

The Jewish Studies Postdoctoral Associate will be expected to be in residence, to conduct research in Yale’s library and archival collections, to participate actively in the intellectual life of the university, teach two courses, one per year with the expectation to teach one course in Jewish Studies and one course in Yale’s Directed Studies program [] an introduction to some of the seminal texts of Western Cultures for select first year students; with the option of substituting the organization of a conference, seminar, or colloquium for the second year’s course. The annual stipend will be $59,000 plus health benefits. Candidates send a cover letter, CV, project proposal, three letters of recommendation, and a list of proposed courses to:

Program in Jewish Studies
P.O. Box 208282
New Haven, CT 06520-8282

Deadline Extended to February 19, 2023