Sunday, 5 April 2009
INSTITUTE FOR ADVANCED STUDY
SCHOOL OF HISTORICAL STUDIES, PRINCETON UNIVERSITY
OPPORTUNITIES FOR SCHOLARS 2010-2011
The Institute is an independent private institution founded in 1930 to create a community of scholars focused on intellectual inquiry, free from teaching and other university obligations. The program is open to all fields of historical research, and the School offers the Edward T. Cone Membership in Music Studies, particularly for music historians. Scholars from around the world come to the Institute to pursue their own research. Those chosen are offered membership and a stipend for up to a year. The Institute provides access to extensive resources including offices, libraries, subsidized restaurant and housing facilities, and some secretarial services. Candidates of any nationality may apply for a single term or a full academic year. Residence in Princeton during term time is required. The only other obligation of Members is to pursue their own research. The Ph.D. (or equivalent) and substantial publications are required.
Information and application forms may be found on the School's web site, www.hs.ias.edu, or contact the School of Historical Studies, Institute for Advanced Study, Einstein Dr., Princeton, N.J. 08540 (E-mail address: mzelazny at ias.edu).
Deadline: November 1 2009.