Based at Brown University in Rhode Island, the Presidential Postdoctoral Fellowship program offers postdoctoral support to promising Ph.D. graduates from underrepresented groups and/or those who have demonstrated support for underrepresented groups through their teaching and research. Brown encourages all interested applicants to apply, regardless of race, national origin or gender. Scholars with a Ph.D. in the physical sciences, engineering, life sciences, humanities, or social sciences are eligible to apply.
This fellowships lasts two years. Successful candidates will teach one course per year as part of the appointment and will participate in activities related to the Presidential Postdoctoral Fellows Program. This postdoctoral fellowship is not renewable beyond year two.