Andrew W. Mellon Postdoctoral Fellowship: Chronic Conditions

Review of applications will be on March 18, 2019 and continue until a qualified candidate pool has been identified.

The University of Kansas invites applications for an Andrew W. Mellon Postdoctoral Fellowship in conjunction with the University’s 2019-2020 Sawyer Seminar, Chronic Conditions: Knowing, Seeing, and Healing the Body in Global Africa. The 12-month appointment will commence on July 1, 2019 and carries a $50,000 salary for the year, plus benefits. The fellow will be affiliated with the Kansas African Studies Center, the Hall Center for the Humanities, and the Spencer Museum of Art. Specifically, we seek a scholar whose work focuses on a topic that relates to health and medical humanities in African and African-descended communities.

For further details, as well as information on how to apply, see:


Marwa Ghazali, Ph.D.
African and African-American Studies
University of Kansas

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