Rising Scholars Postdoctoral Fellowship Program, University of Virginia

As part of the Rising Scholars Postdoctoral Fellowship Program, sponsored by the Graduate School of Arts and Sciences and the Mellon Foundation, the UVA Department of Anthropology hopes to provide a departmental home to a Postdoctoral Fellow in the Archaeology of Indigeneity and Race. We seek a rising scholar who will have received their Ph.D. degree between August 24, 2020, and August 24, 2023. We welcome applications from all eligible scholars working in these areas, including but not limited to those who: Tend to situational intersections of Indigeneity, race, colonialism, diaspora, migration, and social inequality through archaeological research; Use collaborative and participatory research methodologies; Do research in connection with Indigenous ontologies and histories, cultural heritage management, colonization, landscape, gender, memory, health, and foodways; Have active field programs including public engagement. For more information, see: https://graduate.as.virginia.edu/rising-scholars