KITLV Visiting Fellowship - KITLV-KNAW - Leiden

KITLV Visiting Fellowship - KITLV-KNAW - Leiden

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4 Jul 29 Aug Leiden
The KITLV invites scholars working in the fields of Southeast Asian and Caribbean Studies to apply for a Visiting Fellowship.

Job description

Call for Applications: KITLV Visiting Fellowships 2025

The KITLV invites scholars working in the fields of Southeast Asian and Caribbean Studies to apply for a Visiting Fellowship.

Duration

Duration 3 months Period(s) March - May 2025 (two fellowships available)

June - August 2025 (two fellowships available)

How to apply
Candidates are invited to submit their application in English. Applications must include:
  • A completed application form (download here);
  • A brief, two-page CV.

The deadline for submitting your application is 30 August 2024. Please submit your application via the Apply Now button. You may address the application to the Program Chair, Dr. David Kloos (do not email him your application).

For questions, please contact HR.Support@kitlv.nl.

Selection procedure
Selection is based on the submitted application documents. No interviews are held. We aim to inform all applicant by mid-October whether their proposals have been selected, not selected, or placed on the reserve list.

Specifications

Royal Netherlands Academy of Arts and Sciences (KNAW)

Requirements

Eligibility

Fellows are invited to send in a proposal of the work they wish to carry out while at KITLV.

Fellows may work on a publication or research project of their own choice in the fields of Southeast Asian or Caribbean Studies. Applicants are not required to have an affiliation at a university or a research institute. They are, however, expected to have a steady income in the period of the Visiting Fellowship. The KITLV Visiting Fellowship is not a salaried position.

Eligible applicants:
  • Have a PhD in the Social Sciences and/or Humanities;
  • Carry out research in the field(s) of Southeast Asian and/or Caribbean Studies;
  • Are interested to carry out their desired research in The Netherlands;
  • Are prepared to be based at KITLV during the entire period of the fellowship;
  • Are not a (tax) resident of The Netherlands.

Conditions of employment

Fixed-term contract: 3 months.

Our offer
The selected candidates will be offered:
  • A return air or train fare (economy) to and from the Netherlands;
  • Reimbursement of the costs of their accommodation in Leiden (including rent, energy costs, and if applicable service costs) up to a maximum of € 2,000 per month, based on proof of payment;
  • Reimbursement of local public transport costs up to a maximum of € 200 per month, based on proof of payment;
  • A monthly compensation for higher living costs in Leiden, as compared to the main place of residence (calculated on a case-by-case basis).

If needed, the KITLV can provide a formal letter of invitation and offer support in applying for a residence permit. The institute will not, however, assist in finding suitable accommodation. The latter is the fellow’s own responsibility.

Employer

KITLV

About the KITLV
The Royal Netherlands Institute of Southeast Asian and Caribbean Studies (KITLV-KNAW) is an Academy research institute. The KITLV conducts interdisciplinary and comparative historical research. Its research focus is Southeast Asia and the Caribbean, with an emphasis on Indonesia and the 'Dutch' Caribbean. It is particularly interested in such issues as state formation, violence and citizenship, processes of mobility and the formation of ethnic and national identity. KITLV is active in the humanities, social sciences and comparative area studies and works closely with Leiden University.

Department

KITLV

About the KITLV
The Royal Netherlands Institute of Southeast Asian and Caribbean Studies (KITLV-KNAW) is an Academy research institute. The KITLV conducts interdisciplinary and comparative historical research. Its research focus is Southeast Asia and the Caribbean, with an emphasis on Indonesia and the 'Dutch' Caribbean. It is particularly interested in such issues as state formation, violence and citizenship, processes of mobility and the formation of ethnic and national identity. KITLV is active in the humanities, social sciences and comparative area studies and works closely with Leiden University.

Additional information

For questions, please contact HR.Support@kitlv.nl.

Specifications

  • Assistant professor
  • Behaviour and society
  • 8—38 hours per week
  • Doctorate
  • 2228

Employer

Royal Netherlands Academy of Arts and Sciences (KNAW)

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Location

Witte Singel 27A, 2311BG, Leiden

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Application procedure

How to apply

Candidates are invited to submit their application in English. Applications must include:
  • A completed application form (download here);
  • A brief, two-page CV.

The deadline for submitting your application is 30 August 2024. Please submit your application via the Apply Now button. You may address the application to the Program Chair, Dr. David Kloos (do not email him your application).

For questions, please contact HR.Support@kitlv.nl.

Selection procedure
Selection is based on the submitted application documents. No interviews are held. We aim to inform all applicant by mid-October whether their proposals have been selected, not selected, or placed on the reserve list.

Application procedure

Application procedure

How to apply

Candidates are invited to submit their application in English. Applications must include:
  • A completed application form (download here);
  • A brief, two-page CV.

The deadline for submitting your application is 30 August 2024. Please submit your application via the Apply Now button. You may address the application to the Program Chair, Dr. David Kloos (do not email him your application).

For questions, please contact HR.Support@kitlv.nl.

Selection procedure
Selection is based on the submitted application documents. No interviews are held. We aim to inform all applicant by mid-October whether their proposals have been selected, not selected, or placed on the reserve list.

Make sure to apply no later than 29 Aug 2024 23:59 (Europe/Amsterdam).