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Fellowships at the Paris Institute for Advanced Study

The Paris Institute for Advanced Study welcomes applications in the fields of the humanities and the social sciences for a research stay of five or ten months, during the academic year 2019-2020. The Paris IAS will host around twenty guest researchers, allowing them to work freely on the project of their choice. There are two strands under which you may apply:

1) Blue Sky Research, which is open to any discipline and theme in the humanities and social sciences, and can have an interdisciplinary dimension.

2) Brain, culture and society, which is open to applications centred on the dialogue between the humanities, social sciences, cognitive sciences and neurosciences.

Eligibility:  Open to both early-career and more established researchers. You may apply as a junior scholar with or without a permanent position. Applicants who have held their PhD for more than 9 years will be considered to be senior researchers.

Duration: Applicants may request a fellowship for one of the following periods:

September 1st, 2019 to January 31st, 2020 (5 months)

September 1st, 2019 to June 30th, 2020 (10 months)

February 1st to June 30th, 2020 (5 months)

Application deadline: Tuesday, April 3rd, 2018, 3:00 pm (Paris time)

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