The deadline for applications for the 2018-19 postdoctoral fellowship cohort was January 13, 2018. Applications are closed.
We seek to appoint exceptional scholars who are actively engaged in research on topics related to priority research areas, which include:
We encourage applications from candidates representing a broad range of disciplines including the social sciences, humanities, law, computer science and engineering.
Each fellow will be affiliated with the Digital Civil Society Lab and potentially a department or school at Stanford University.
The Digital Civil Society Lab is an initiative of the Stanford Center on Philanthropy and Civil Society (Stanford PACS). Stanford PACS is an affiliate of the Institute for Research in the Social Sciences (IRiSS).
The annual fellowship stipend is $63,000, plus the standard benefits that postdoctoral fellows at Stanford University receive, including health insurance and travel funds. The fellowship program falls under U.S. Immigration J-1 Exchange Visitor Visa activities. The start date of the fellowship will be September 2018, unless otherwise agreed.
Application materials should be submitted to the Digital Civil Society Lab via email to firstname.lastname@example.org using the subject line “DCSL Postdoctoral Fellowship 2018.” Please include the following items and information in your application:
Please disclose if you have additional funding arrangements.
To assume a postdoctoral fellowship, you must have a PhD in hand by July 1, 2018. We cannot consider applications from scholars who earned a PhD earlier than May 1, 2016.
Questions about the program, application process or requirements should be directed to Heather Noelle Robinson, Program Associate of the Digital Civil Society Lab, at email@example.com.