Fellowships in Academic Libraries

The Council on Library and Information Resources is pleased to announce the continuation of the CLIR Postdoctoral Fellowships in Academic Libraries in 2018. These fellowships are flexible within the program’s overall goals and guidelines and can be designed as best suits an institution’s individual needs. The one- to two-year positions are for recent Ph.D. graduates working in any discipline.

Key Dates

  • September 2017: Fellowship application period opens.
  • Fall 2017: Position descriptions to be posted on CLIR’s website under “For Applicants.”
  • December 29, 2017: Individual fellowship applications due. Review of fellowship applications begins at CLIR.
  • February 2018: Fellowship applications forwarded to all selected host institutions.
  • June 1, 2018: Target deadline for all 2018 postdoctoral fellowship positions to be filled.
  • July 29 – August 4, 2018: Introductory seminar for all 2018 postdoctoral fellows at Bryn Mawr College.