Reminder - USC Shoah Foundation Center for Advanced Genocide Research Fellowships - Due Dec. 15

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Call for Applications

USC Shoah Foundation Center for Advanced Genocide Research

The USC Shoah Foundation Center for Advanced Genocide Research is currently welcoming applications for numerous research fellowship opportunities for postdoctoral scholars and PhD candidates from any discipline for research related to the USC Shoah Foundation Visual History Archive, which contains over 54,000 video testimonies of survivors and witnesses of the Holocaust and other genocides, including the Rwandan, Armenian, Guatemalan genocides and the Nanjing Massacre in China. These interviews were conducted in 62 languages and in 41 countries and cover the entire life history of the interviewees before, during, and after the genocide. As such, the archives can be used in research on any number of topics, and across a variety of disciplines. More information about the center can be found at: https://sfi.usc.edu/cagr. Please see our fellowship opportunities below:

PhD Candidates:

Greenberg Research Fellowship: Due December 15, 2016

This monthlong fellowship during the 2017-2018 academic year will be awarded to an outstanding advanced-standing Ph.D. candidate from any discipline for dissertation research with innovative approaches focusing on testimony from the USC Shoah Foundation Visual History Archive and other USC resources.

For more details, visit: http://sfi.usc.edu/news/2016/10/12499-call-applications-2017-2018-greenberg-research-fello...

Katz Research Fellowship in Genocide Studies: Due December 15, 2016

This monthlong fellowship during the 2017-2018 academic year will be awarded to an outstanding advanced-standing Ph.D. candidate from any discipline for dissertation research with innovative approaches focusing on testimony from the USC Shoah Foundation Visual History Archive and other USC resources.

For more details, visit: http://sfi.usc.edu/news/2016/10/12500-call-applications-2017-2018-katz-research-fellowship...

Inaugural Breslauer, Rutman, and Anderson Research Fellowship: Due December 15, 2016

This monthlong fellowship during the 2017-2018 academic year will be awarded to an outstanding advanced-standing Ph.D. candidate from any discipline for dissertation research with innovative approaches focusing on testimony from the USC Shoah Foundation Visual History Archive and other USC resources.

For more details, visit: http://sfi.usc.edu/news/2016/10/12498-call-applications-2017-2018-breslauer-rutman-and-and...

Postdoctoral Scholars:

Center Postdoctoral Research Fellowship: Due December 15, 2016

This fellowship for the 2017-2018 academic year will be awarded to a postdoctoral scholar from any discipline who will advance digital genocide research through the use of the USC Shoah Foundation Visual History Archive (VHA). Proposals should emphasize the use of innovative digital methodologies to approach the testimonies of the Visual History Archive.

For more details, visit: http://sfi.usc.edu/news/2016/10/12497-call-applications-2017-2018-center-postdoctoral-rese...