Israel Studies Fellowships for 2014 at the Schusterman Center for Israel Studies, Brandeis University

Summer Institute for Israel Studies 2014

June 16 – 30, 2014 at Brandeis University & July 1 – 10, 2014 in Israel

A program of the Schusterman Center for Israel Studies at Brandeis University, the Summer Institute (SIIS) helps college & university professors design new courses on Israel. Over 200 faculty members from 180 universities worldwide have participated in SIIS since its inception in 2004. Faculty from the social sciences and humanities are invited to apply. Applications due by January 21, 2014. SIIS Fellowships include:

  • Multidisciplinary seminars taught by world-class faculty from Israel and the U.S. exploring Israeli society, politics, culture, economics, diplomacy & more (Two weeks)
  • Israel study tour with leading personalities in public life, the academy and the arts (Nine days)
  • Travel (from North America), accommodations, and most meals at Brandeis and in Israel
  • Stipend of up to $2,500 for full course or $1,500 for Brandeis seminar only
  • Access to vast Israel Studies resources online and in Brandeis University library
  • Annual workshops and year-round webinars
  • Membership in an active, international community of Israel scholars with opportunities for networking and professional collaboration

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Schusterman Graduate Student Fellowships in Israel Studies
Schusterman Center for Israel Studies at Brandeis University offers full and partial fellowships for doctoral candidates focusing on Israel Studies. Eligible disciplines include History, Politics, Sociology, Middle East Studies, Near Eastern and Judaic Studies, and Literature. Fellowships are awarded on a competitive basis to students accepted into the Graduate School of Arts & Sciences at Brandeis University. Stipend of up to $24,000 per year, renewable for up to five years, plus healthcare benefits. Join an engaged, diverse & multidisciplinary intellectual community.
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Post-Doctoral Fellowship 2014-15
Post-doctoral fellows teach one course per semester in Israel studies, related to programs in Near Eastern and Judaic Studies, Israeli arts and culture, politics, sociology, economics, or other relevant disciplines. They are expected to be in residence at Brandeis, to participate actively in the intellectual life of the Schusterman Center for Israel Studies, and to present at least one public lecture. This position offers an annual stipend of $52,500 plus a $3,000 research & travel fund, and is benefits-eligible. The application deadline is January 15th, 2014.
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