Postdoctoral Teaching Fellowship Program at Valparaiso University, USA
Competition for Lilly Fellowships is open to persons interested in the relationship between Christianity and the academic vocation and in considering a career at a church-related college or university. Research or dissertation topics are not restricted to religion.
- For appointments beginning in the academic year 2012-2014, an applicant must have received the PhD, DMA, DFA, MFA, or equivalent terminal degree no earlier than December 2010. The degree must be completed by August 2012.
- Fellows will be recruited from the following disciplines: art and art history; creative writing; history; interdisciplinary studies; languages and literatures; music and music history; philosophy; religion; rhetoric; theatre history and theatre arts.
Candidates will be asked to demonstrate their interest in the aims of the Lilly Fellows Program and a sense of commitment to explore teaching as a Christian vocation.
Scholarship Description: One of the three initiatives the Lilly Fellows Program sustains is the Two-Year, Residential Postdoctoral Fellowship Program at Valparaiso University.
Lilly Fellowships are two-year residential fellowships for teacher-scholars who seek to renew and enrich their intellectual and spiritual lives while preparing for leadership roles at church-related institutions of higher learning.
Each academic year, three Fellows are appointed for two-year periods. Fellows are selected from applicants who evince an interest in the relationship between Christianity and the academic vocation and are considering a career at church-related colleges or universities.
Fellows are in residence at Valparaiso University in Valparaiso, Indiana.
How to Apply: By Post
Scholarship Application Deadline: November 1, 2011