Candidates must have received a PhD in a humanities discipline within the last five years.
The fellowship includes a stipend of $73,000 a year.
The Climate Museum seeks applications from humanities scholars who wish to engage the public on climate change and inequality, to fill two two-year full-time Postdoctoral Fellowships funded by the Andrew W. Mellon Foundation. The Fellowships will run from August 1, 2022 to July 31, 2024.
The Mellon Postdoctoral Fellows in Climate and Inequality will serve on the leadership team responsible for the development and implementation of exhibitions at Governors Island in 2022, 2023 and 2024 and will integrate a climate humanities and justice framework throughout our programming, including the Museum’s arts interventions and ongoing lectures and panels. Fellows will be encouraged to propose and help implement new approaches to engaging the public on issues of climate and inequality.