Visiting Research Fellowship

The Reluctant Internationalists

Job Type: Fellowship

Application Deadline: December 1, 2014

The Reluctant Internationalists project is now accepting applications for its 2015 summer research fellowship.

The Reluctant Internationalists is a four year Wellcome Trust-funded project, run by Dr Jessica Reinisch at Birkbeck College, University of London, with a team of four full-time researchers. Each summer term we invite a Visiting Research Fellow to join the project team.

Fellowships are open to academic researchers working on any aspect of the history of internationalism or international organisations in the twentieth century. The Fellow will be entitled to £1,300 per month for a maximum of three months. The Fellow will be expected to collaborate with the Reluctant Internationalists team by taking part in our reading group and project meetings, and by helping us to organise a seminar, lecture or other public or outreach event. The Fellow will be a member of the Department of History, Classics and Archaeology for the duration of their stay, and will have access to Birkbeck’s and the University of London’s facilities, including use of a shared office for visiting fellows in Birkbeck’s Russell Square site. Successful applicants can take up their posts any time between April and July 2015.

Applications consisting of a CV, a one page research overview, a suggested event and the preferred period of residence, should be sent to by 1 December 2014.

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Posted: October 31, 2014