The Economic History Society, in conjunction with the Institute of Historical Research, offers up to four one-year postdoctoral Fellowships in economic and/or social history, tenable at the Institute. The Fellowships will be awarded to postdoctoral candidates who have recently completed a doctoral degree in economic and/or social history, or who will have submitted their thesis for examination by 1 October in the academic year in which the Fellowship is to be held. It is the intention of the Economic History Society to promote work of a kind that might be published in the leading refereed academic journals in economic/social history. Fellows will be expected to pursue research in economic and/or social history at an advanced level with a view to publication.
Approx: £14,553 (affiliated to institutions outside London); £16,553 (affiliated to London-based institutions)
Level and Area of Studies
Postdoctoral research in Economic or Social History
Place of Study
The research will be taken at Institute of Historical Research in UK.
Eligibility and Criteria
- The Fellowships are open to candidates who are British citizens and/or holders of a degree from a British university. They must be affiliated to a British university for the periodof their Fellowship.
- Fellows will not be required to be resident in London but should participate in the activities of the Institute by attendance at – and the presentation of a paper to – an appropriate seminar series and by networking with fellow scholars.
The U.K residents may apply the Economic History Society Fellowships.
Please download and complete the application form at the website and application link below.
5 April 2019.