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Postdoctoral Fellowship Program - Council on Library and Information Resources

CLIR Postdoctoral Fellowship Program

The program offers recent Ph.D. recipients opportunities to develop as scholars, scientists, and teachers while learning about modern librarianship, instructional technologies, research data management, data curation, digital humanities, e-publishing, archives, and/or collection development both digital and analog.

About the Program
CLIR Postdoctoral Fellows work on projects that forge and strengthen connections among library collections, educational technologies, and current research. The program offers recent PhD graduates the chance to help develop research tools, resources, and services while exploring new career opportunities. Host institutions benefit from fellows' field-specific expertise by gaining insights into their collections' potential uses and users, scholarly information behaviors, and current teaching and learning practices within particular disciplines.

Types of fellowships offered:

CLIR Postdoctoral Fellowships in Academic Libraries
CLIR/DLF Postdoctoral Fellowships in Data Curation for Latin American and Caribbean Studies
CLIR/DLF Postdoctoral Fellowships in Data Curation for the Sciences and Social Sciences

Remuneration varies by sponsoring institution and by type of fellowship; benefits and some travel expenses are routinely provided. Fellowships are for either one, two, or three years.

Website:
https://www.clir.org/fellowships/postdoc

Deadline:
Late December

Application Procedure:
Student applies directly

Eligible to Apply:

Undergraduate: None

Graduate: PhD student

Award Type:

Award Period:
Post Graduate School

Disciplines / Areas of Study or Interest:

Additional Qualifications:

Last Updated:
July 23, 2018

Last Updated: 9/12/17