Two exciting opportunities to study at the historic Hebrew Union College – Jewish Institute of Religion in Cincinnati, Ohio. Please post the attached information regarding the Ph.D. Fellowship in Jewish Intellectual History as well as The American Jewish Experience (co-sponsored by the American JewishArchives). The Fellowships are to be awarded beginning academic year 2012-13.
The fellowship will be awarded to an incoming student who has demonstrated high academic competence in an area of Jewish Studies or American History. The purpose of the fellowship is to enable an outstanding graduate student to pursue a Ph.D. in the American Jewish Experience at HUC-JIR, School of Graduate Studies while utilizing the world-renowned collection of The Jacob Rader Marcus Center of the American Jewish Archives in Cincinnati, Ohio.
The fellowship carries an annual award of $33,000, which covers tuition plus a living stipend of $12,000 and is renewable for a maximum period of four years. The AJE Fellow will also have teaching opportunities at HUC-JIR, the University of Cincinnati, and other neighboring institutions. For more information, please see http://www.huc.edu/academics/catalog/ or http:// http://www.gcccu.org/.
APPLICATION PROCEDURES: Candidates should write to the Director of the School of Graduate Studies, Hebrew Union College-Jewish Institute of Religion: Dr. Nili S. Fox firstname.lastname@example.org or to Ms. Sarah Strouse, Administrative Coordinator, email@example.com for more information and application forms. The due date for completed applications is February 2, 2012. The first fellowship will be awarded for the 2012–2013 academic year.