Fellowships in Data Curation for Latin American and Caribbean Studies

Information for Applicants

The CLIR/DLF Postdoctoral Fellowship in Data Curation for Latin American and Caribbean Studies is an expansion of the CLIR Postdoctoral Fellowship Program in Academic Libraries. These five, fully-funded fellowships will provide recent Ph.D.s with professional development, education, and training opportunities in data curation for Latin American and Caribbean Studies. Through this program, CLIR seeks to raise awareness and build capacity for sound data management practice throughout the academy.

Each fellowship is a two-year appointment, with a commensurate salary, plus benefits, and a yearly travel and research stipend.

Who May Apply

Recent Ph.D.s from any discipline with relevant expertise in Latin American and Caribbean Studies are encouraged to apply, so long as they meet the eligibility criteria for the Postdoctoral Fellowship Program.

2018 Host Institutions and Position Descriptions

Fellows for 2018-2020 will be placed at diverse institutions in the United States. All interested candidates are encouraged to apply regardless of subject expertise or geographic preference. Fellows will be placed at the following institutions in 2018.

Florida International University

The John Carter Brown Library at Brown University

University of California, Los Angeles

University of New Mexico

University of Texas at Austin