The Faculty of Humanities invites applications for 0.5 FTE PhD Finishing Fellowships, tenable from January 1, 2018. Each fellowship will be for a period of up to 12 months. The award holder is required to deliver a completed dissertation (defined as "dissertation submitted to the examination committee") by the end of the fellowship period.
Only PhD candidates currently registered with the Faculty of Humanities who have not previously received university or institutional funding for their research are eligible to apply. In principle, applications from PhD candidates who have previously received a fellowship from, or have been employed by, the University of Amsterdam, NWO or similar funding bodies (abroad) will not be considered.
To apply, the selection committee requests:
Applications will be selected on the basis of the following criteria:
Please send your application to the secretary of the committee, Dr. Eloe Kingma (email: firstname.lastname@example.org) by October 1, 2017. Applications will be assessed by a review committee.
The committee will try to reach a decision by December, the fellowships will start on January 1, 2018.