Utility Deadline: July 31st 2020

The College Council has established a number of Rhodes College Postdoctoral Analysis Fellowships throughout all schools which can be awarded for one yr with the opportunity of renewal.


The Fellowships are supposed to foster current analysis and scholarly or inventive actions inside Rhodes College departments and institutes. Ideally a Fellow’s proposed work will carefully complement current programmes within the host division.

  • Though there is no such thing as a age restriction, potential Fellows should maintain a doctoral diploma, awarded throughout the final 5 years, ideally from an establishment aside from Rhodes College and acknowledged as acceptable to the self-discipline for which the Fellowship is sought. Profitable candidates have to be of remarkable advantage as evidenced by the standard and corpus of publications or different acknowledged types of achievement related to the Fellow’s self-discipline. The Fellowship can be awarded strictly on advantage.
  • An applicant who has not accomplished his/her PhD on the time the Fellowship is obtainable should have submitted the PhD thesis by the top of 2019. In these circumstances the Analysis Workplace would require written assurance from the applicant’s supervisor that there’s a affordable expectation that the doctoral diploma can be awarded.
  • Purposes ought to be made via Heads of Departments or Administrators of Analysis Institutes.

Worth of the Fellowship

Every Fellowship is a bundle of R180 000 every year with a further allocation of a most of R20 000 for use to assist the presentation of papers at formal conferences. The Fellowship can’t be held concurrently with any supplementary funding.

Circumstances of Award

The College expects that each one publications, inventive works and different educational merchandise of the Fellowship will bear acceptable acknowledgement with full affiliation to Rhodes College. The College reserves the fitting to co-ownership of innovations and/or patents straight emanating from analysis carried out beneath the sponsorship of the Fellowship.

The College reserves the fitting to request the refund of any fellowship paid to the Fellow ought to the Fellow terminate his/her contract previous to its completion.

Award of the Fellowship

Purposes for the Fellowships ought to be made via the potential host division after which directed to the Analysis Workplace ([email protected]). The dedication of awards can be made by a committee comprising the Deputy Vice-Chancellor: Analysis and Improvement (Chair), the Director: Analysis Workplace and School Deans.

The committee isn’t sure to award any or the entire Fellowships in anybody yr.

For Extra Info:

Go to the Official Webpage of the Rhodes College Postdoctoral Analysis Fellowships 2021

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