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Visiting Fellowships & Associateships

Visiting Fellowships

Two residential stipendiary fellowships are offered annually for scholars, UK-based or overseas, who have completed a doctorate (or appropriate final degree) and who are undertaking research for publication in the arts of Africa, Oceania or the Americas. Advanced doctoral candidates may be considered in some circumstances.

Applications are welcome from scholars in such fields as anthropology, art history, archaeology, history and related disciplines. Younger scholars as well as established senior figures will be considered. Applications are reviewed by an external selection committee. The fellowships are usually tenable for three months to coincide with the UK academic calendar. Fellows are provided office space and access to SRU facilities.

If you wish to apply please read the Visiting Fellows Applications information.

For interest, a list of former fellows with their research topics is provided.

Research Associateships

These are offered on a non-remunerative basis, allowing visiting scholars use of office facilities, the Robert Sainsbury Library and the opportunity to participate in seminars. Research associateships can be of any duration.

For further information please contact the Admissions Secretary.