Fellowship & Grant details

Fellowship posted by Hebrew University of Jerusalem (19/04/2013 02.45)

Doctoral and Post-Doctoral Research Fellowships in German Jewish Literature and Cultural History - 2014

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The Franz Rosenzweig Minerva Research Center for German-Jewish Literature and Cultural History will award doctoral and post-doctoral research fellowships for 2014
Successful applicants will be expected to carry out their research work at the Franz Rosenzweig Minerva Center from January 2014 through June 2014. During this period the fellows are expected to conduct their research in Israel and to participate in the workshops, colloquia and all activities of the Rosenzweig Minerva Research Center.
This call is open to all proposals within the scope of the center’s research interests and activities.
Applicants must have fair knowledge of the German language, i.e. the ability to read texts in German and to follow lectures given in the German language.

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Research Fields

Literature - European literature
History - Social history

Other costs

health insurance coverage included

Eligibility criteria

Applicants may be of all nationalities.
Applicants must have fair knowledge of the German language (ability to read German texts and follow lectures in German).
Applicants interested in a postdoctoral fellowship must have been awarded their Ph.D. no earlier than October 01, 2009 (or submit their dissertation by October 1st, 2013).
Applications for a doctoral fellowship can only be accepted if the applicant has been a Ph.D. student for not more than five years.
Israeli citizens applying for a doctoral fellowship must be registered at the Hebrew University as a Ph.D. student. Israeli citizens who are registered as Ph.D. students at a university abroad will be treated as international applicants.

Selection process

Applicants must submit:
1. Application Form [download form for doctoral fellowships or postdoc fellowships]
2. A letter of application
3. The research proposal (3 - 10 pages)
4. Curriculum Vitae
5. An example of written work, max. 30 pages
6. Two letters of recommendation
7. Official M.A. or Doctoral Diploma

Programme Description
Number of awards per year4
Frequency of callsannual
International mobility required ?yes
Eligible destination country/ies for fellowsIsrael
Eligibility of fellows: country/ies of residenceAll
Eligibility of fellows: nationality/iesAll
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Fellowship's Details
Career StageEarly stage researcher or 0-4 yrs (Post graduate), Experienced researcher or 4-10 yrs (Post-Doc)
Research ProfilesNot defined
Employment contract with full social securityno
Total amount per fellowship per year33000
CurrencyIsraeli new sheqel
Covers travel and subsistenceyes
Covers research costsno
Maximum duration of fellowship6
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Funding organisation / Contacts
Hebrew University of Jerusalem, Franz Rosenzweig Minerva Research Center for German-Jewish Literature and Cultural History

Mount Scopus Campus 91905 Jerusalem - Israel