The Felix Posen Post-Doctoral / Junior Faculty Fellowship Announcement

October 23, 2017

The Felix Posen Post-Doctoral / Junior Faculty Fellowship is intended for scholars from Israel and abroad who have shown exceptional excellence, depth and originality in their academic work, and whose research investigates antisemitism, anti-Jewish hostility and the mechanisms of antisemitic prejudice through the ages, focusing on relations between Jews and non-Jews, particularly in situations of tension and crisis, and may include comparative perspectives on other forms of discrimination and racism.


The Center will award up to two one-year Fellowships in the Humanities, the Social Sciences, Law or Economics – beginning October 1, 2018. The Fellowship offers an annual stipend of $30,000. Fellows are expected to be present at the Center for no less than three days a week and to participate in the Center's academic activities.


Qualified candidates must have completed their Ph.D. no earlier than November 2013.

Candidates who have not yet graduated may apply; their acceptance will be conditional upon approval of their degrees by May 1, 2018.


Last date to submit applications is March 1, 2018


Application Submission

A. Please fill out the Online Personal Details Form

B. Please upload the following documents according to the upload instructions:

►      Statement of research plan (2 pages, with title)


►      Two single-authored articles (already published or approved for publication)


►      Curriculum vitae


►      List of publications


►      Evaluations of the doctoral dissertation (if this is not already included in the letters of recommendation)


►      PhD degree certificate



C. Two letters of recommendation, including one from the applicant's dissertation advisor and one from a Hebrew University faculty member willing to serve as the applicant's sponsor - sent according to the guidelines described here

D. Please follow the instructions shown on 'Submission Status' page