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Multicultural Postdoctoral Fellowship

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Applications for study in any discipline represented on campus are welcome. STEM applications are strongly encouraged. Please specify your discipline of interest when applying. Please include the following materials with your application: 1) curriculum vitae; 2) a statement of research plans (1-3 pages) (this should describe your commitment to pursuing an academic career); 3) copies of unofficial graduate transcripts; 4) a personal statement on why you should be selected for this program (1-3 pages); 5) Writing samples (e.g. publications and/or dissertation chapters); 6) Contact information for three references. One letter should be from the applicant’s dissertation advisor or faculty mentor. Finalist will be subject to a criminal background check. Finalist will be required to submit an official transcript of highest earned degree.

Position Information

General Information

Position Number POST40
Working Title Multicultural Postdoctoral Fellowship
Division Academic Affairs
Department Academic Affairs (Adm)
Work Unit Academic Affairs VC
Work Location Varies
Vacancy Open To All Candidates
Position Designation Post Doc
Employment Type Temporary - Part-time
Hours per week 40
Work Schedule

TBD

Pay Rate 47,476 per year stipend
Minimum Experience/Education

Applicants must have completed their doctoral degree within the past five years and no later than July 1st of the current year. Applications for study in any discipline represented on campus are welcome. STEM applications are strongly encouraged. Please specify your discipline of interest when applying.

Departmental Preferred Experience, Skills, Training/Education:

The primary criterion for selection is evidence of scholarship potentially competitive for tenure track appointments at a research university.
Applications for study in any discipline represented on campus are welcome. STEM applications are strongly encouraged. Please specify your discipline of interest and potential mentors when applying.

Duties and Responsibilities

Postdoctoral fellows will be engaged full-time in research and may teach up to two courses per academic year as part of their appointment. Fellows are required to be in-residence each semester during their appointment. The postdoctoral fellow will receive extensive university and program mentoring throughout their appointment.

Other Work/Responsibilities
Necessary Licenses or Certifications
Proposed Hire Date 08/15/2018
Expected Length of Assignment 2 years
Posting Open Date 10/23/2017
Posting Close Date 12/31/2017
Special Notes to Applicants

Applications for study in any discipline represented on campus are welcome. STEM applications are strongly encouraged. Please specify your discipline of interest when applying.

Please include the following materials with your application:
1) curriculum vitae;
2) a statement of research plans (1-3 pages) (this should describe your commitment to pursuing an academic career);
3) copies of unofficial graduate transcripts;
4) a personal statement on why you should be selected for this program (1-3 pages);
5) Writing samples (e.g. publications and/or dissertation chapters);
6) Contact information for three references. One letter should be from the applicant’s dissertation advisor or faculty mentor.

Finalist will be subject to a criminal background check.
Finalist will be required to submit an official transcript of highest earned degree.

Posting Specific Questions

Required fields are indicated with an asterisk (*).

  1. How did you hear about this employment opportunity?
    • UNC Charlotte Website
    • Another Website
    • Agency Referral
    • Advertisement/Publication
    • HERC Job Board
    • Local JobNetwork
    • Personal Referral
    • Other
  2. Where did you learn about this posting?

    (Open Ended Question)

Applicant Documents

Required Documents
  1. Curriculum Vitae
  2. Cover Letter / Letter of Interest
  3. Unofficial Transcripts
  4. Contact Information for References
  5. Research Interest Statement
  6. Writing Sample
  7. Diversity Statement
Optional Documents
  1. Statement of Research, Teaching & Leadership
  2. Other Document
  3. Military Service Record (DD-214)
  4. Abridged Portfolio
  5. Teaching Philosophy
  6. Evidence of Teaching Effectiveness
  7. Online Portfolio