Anne Tanenbaum Centre for Jewish Studies Postdoctoral Fellowships

The Anne Tanenbaum Centre for Jewish Studies at the University of Toronto offers two two-year Postdoctoral Fellowships to support advanced research in Jewish Studies. The positions will run July 1, 2017–June 30, 2019.

Applicants must have completed their doctoral dissertations by July 1, 2017 on a topic related to the history, culture, literature, or thought of the Jewish people.

The successful candidate will receive a fellowship of $45,000 (CAD) per year as well as up to an additional $1,500 to support participation in academic conferences.

The Fellows will spend the 2017–18 and 2018–19 academic years at the University of Toronto, during which time they are expected to continue their research; deliver a public lecture; teach one course in each of the two terms; and contribute to the intellectual life of the Anne Tanenbaum Centre for Jewish Studies.

Applicants from foreign as well as Canadian universities are welcome.

Application date
28 Oct 2016
Date of residence
1 Jul 2017 to 30 Jun 2019
2 years
America Canada
Humanities Anthropology & Ethnology Art & Art History History Linguistics Literature Music & Musicology Philosophy Religion & Theology
Required post-doc experience: 
between 0 and 5 years
Grants available
Award granted
CAD$ 45.000/year