The Fairbank Center for Chinese Studies application for the An Wang Postdoctoral Fellowship to support research in Chinese Studies is now open!
An Wang Postdoctoral Fellowships: Academic Year 2014-2015
Well-designed projects at any stage, from initial research to revision for publication, are welcome. Research topics can cover any period of Chinese history or contemporary China and involve any academic discipline. Applicants in pre-modern humanities are encouraged to apply, as are applicants in contemporary social sciences. Candidates must be able to provide evidence of successful completion of their PhD degree by June of the year of appointment and may not be more than five years beyond receipt of the PhD.
Total stipend for one year: $50,000
Deadline: January 10, 2014
Application packet must include: an original signed application form, an updated curriculum vitae, a five-page double-spaced plan of research and writing for the year of appointment, a writing sample, and two letters of reference.
Please mail a hard copy of the application and supporting documents to:
Fairbank Center for Chinese Studies
Attn: An Wang Fellowship
CGIS South Building
1730 Cambridge Street
Cambridge, MA 02138
For questions regarding the program, please email Associate Director Lydia Chen or phone: 617-384-6606 or consult the fellowship website: