Boston University POST-DOCTORAL ASSOCIATE, Elie Wiesel Center for Jewish Studies in Boston, Massachusetts

Tracking Code 9933/C1918 Job Description

The Elie Wiesel Center for Jewish Studies at Boston University invites applications for a paid, one-year post-doctoral associate position for 2018/19, with a salary of USD 47,500.

The post-doctoral associate would be engaged in independent research, working toward a significant publication, usually toward the publication of their doctoral dissertation as a book, or on another advanced research project. Participation in the academic life of the Center is expected. The fellow would typically give one research presentation to our BU Jewish Studies faculty and graduate research forum. We encourage applicants to highlight how their research relates to ongoing faculty interests at the Center, or how they plan to utilize archival holdings at Boston University, including the Martin Luther King Jr., the Rav Amram Blau, or the Elie Wiesel archives at the Howard Gotlieb Archival Research Center. Independent or assistant teaching may be arranged, but is not required and cannot be guaranteed.

Required Skills

For inquiries or to apply, please write to Dr. Theresa Cooney at or call 617.353.8096.

Applications should include: a letter of intent, a current academic CV, and two academic letters of recommendation. Please submit applications through Academic Jobs Online. Deadline: April 1, 2018.

We are an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law. We are a VEVRAA Federal Contractor.

Job Location Boston , Massachusetts, United States Position Type Temporary