The Host Colleges

C3 Postdoctoral Fellows are 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

We have discontinued the Postdoctoral Fellowships Program, which was in effect from 2014 to 2018.

C3 Postdoctoral Fellowship

> Program description
> C3 Postdoctoral Fellows
> Past C3 Postdoctoral Fellows
> Eligibility
> Resources

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