The Host Colleges

The 2016-2018 C3 postdoctoral fellows cohort is hosted by Bates College, Connecticut College, Middlebury College, and Williams College. Browse these links of interest on each College’s website.

Bates College
Connecticut College
Middlebury College
Williams College

Approved Fields of Study for C3 Postdocs

The C3 Postdoctoral Fellowship Program is funded by The Andrew W. Mellon Foundation. As such, eligibility is limited to the Foundation’s approved fields of specialization:

  1. Anthropology and Archeology
  2. Area/Cultural/Ethnic/Gender Studies
  3. Art History
  4. Classics
  5. Geography and Population Studies
  6. English
  7. Film, Cinema, and Media Studies (theoretical focus)
  8. Foreign Languages and Literatures
  9. History
  10. Linguistics
  11. Literature
  12. Mathematics
  13. Performance Studies (theoretical focus)
  14. Philosophy & Political Theory
  15. Religion and Theology
  16. Sociology
  17. Theatre (non-performance focus)
  18. Interdisciplinary Studies:  interdisciplinary areas of study MAY BE eligible if they have one or more approved fields at their core

The departments and programs at the four host colleges listed below seek C3 Fellows for the 2016-2018 cohort.

Clicking on the host college’s name will bring you to the department or program’s webpage.

Eligible Departments for the 2016-2018 Cohort
Africana Studies (Bates, Connecticut, Williams)
American Studies (BatesConnecticut)
Anthropology (BatesConnecticut, Williams)
Arabic/Arabic Studies (Bates [housed in French & Francophone Studies]Connecticut, Middlebury)
Architectural Studies (Connecticut)
Art History (BatesConnecticut, Middlebury [and Architecture], Williams)
Asian Studies (Bates)
Chinese (Bates)
Classics (BatesConnecticut, Williams)
Comparative Literature (Middlebury)
Dance—non-performance focus (Bates, Williams)
East Asian Studies (Bates)
Economics—historical or philosophical focus (BatesMiddlebury)
Education Studies (Bates)
English (Bates, Middlebury [and American Literatures])
Environmental Studies—non-science focus (BatesConnecticut, Middlebury)
European Studies (Bates)
Film Studies (BatesConnecticut)
Gender, Women’s, and Sexuality Studies (BatesConnecticut)
Geography (Middlebury)
German Studies (Bates, Connecticut, Williams)
Global Islamic Studies (Connecticut)
Greek (Bates)
History (BatesConnecticut, Williams)
Italian Studies (Connecticut)
Japanese (Bates)
Latin (Bates)
Latin American Studies (BatesConnecticut)
Linguistics (Middlebury)
Mathematics (Bates, Williams)
Medieval Studies (Bates)
Music—theoretical focus (BatesMiddlebury)
Philosophy (BatesConnecticut, Middlebury, Williams)
Political Science/Government—theoretical focus (Bates, Williams)
Psychology—historical or philosophical focus (Bates)
Religious Studies (BatesConnecticut, Middlebury, Williams)
Rhetoric (Bates)
Russian/Slavic Studies (BatesConnecticut, Williams)
Sociology (BatesConnecticut)
Spanish (Bates, Connecticut [Hispanic Studies]Middlebury [& Portuguese])
Studio Art—theoretical focus (Bates)
Teacher Education—theoretical focus (Bates)
Theater—non-performance focus (BatesConnecticut, Williams)

C3 Postdoctoral Fellowship

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If you have additional questions regarding the C3 Postdoctoral Fellowship Program, please use the contact us page or contact your university representative.