Neukom Fellows are interdisciplinary positions for recent PhDs whose research interests or practice cuts across traditional disciplinary boundaries, and has some computational component, whether it be a framing concept for intellectual exploration or an explicit part of the work that is pursued.
The successful candidate should have a history of collaborative work across disciplines, but still show evidence of independence and initiative. They must have their PhD in any discipline or expected by 1 September 2024. The Fellowships are two-year appointments with the option to request a third year.
Neukom Fellows will be mentored by faculty in two departments at Dartmouth College, take up residence in one department, and will teach one seminar course each year on a subject of their interest. Other than travel for research and conferences, fellows are expected to be in residence at Dartmouth. There are no additional duties.
Applications should include:
- Curriculum vitae;
- Publications list;
- Statement of research interests (maximum two pages) including a short description of the research you would like to pursue as a Neukom Fellow;
- Description of which departments and Dartmouth faculty you would be interested in working with and why the opportunity to engage with multiple departments would enhance your work;
- Three referees whose letters of recommendation speak to the aims of the Fellowship;
- A copy of one paper you have written in English (or some comparable kind of creative work), either published or unpublished (Optional);
- A teaching statement (Optional); and
- A cover letter (Optional).
Application deadline: 1 December 2023
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