Andrew W. Mellon Postdoctoral Fellowship in the HumanitiesThe Wolf Humanities Center awards five (5) one-year Andrew W. Mellon Postdoctoral Fellowships each academic year to junior scholars in the humanities who are no more than five years out of their doctorate. Further, Preference will be given to candidates not yet in tenure track positions, whose proposals are interdisciplinary, who have not previously enjoyed the use of the resources of the University of Pennsylvania, and who would particularly benefit from and contribute to Penn’s intellectual life.
Further, The programs of the Wolf Humanities Center are conceived through yearly topics that invite broad interdisciplinary collaboration. For the 2020-2021 academic year, our topic will be CHOICE. Additionally, The Fellowship carries a stipend of $57,900 plus a $3000 research fund and single-coverage health insurance (fellows are responsible for coverage for any dependents). Fellows teach one undergraduate course in addition to conducting their research.
Moreover, the University of Pennsylvania is a private institution which was open in 1740 with urban setting located at Philadelphia. Further, It is ranked 8 in National Universities in the 2018 edition of Best Colleges. The University of Pennsylvania has a total undergraduate enrollment of 10,033. It practices the semester-based academic calendar.
The successful applicants of University of Pennsylvania – Andrew W. Mellon Postdoctoral Fellowships in US, 2020-21 will receive: