The Sweet Briar College Honors Program invites applications for its two-year, non-renewable Minority Postdoctoral Fellowship beginning in August 2003. Applications are invited from racial and ethnic minority candidates who have recently received a Ph.D. in the Humanities (Ph.D. awarded between June 1999 and August 2003; Humanities as defined by the NEH).

The candidate should demonstrate strong scholarly activities of an interdisciplinary nature, and interest in teaching at a small women's liberal arts college. The Honors Fellow will be in residence during the academic year, teach two honors seminars (one each semester), mentor honors students and help organize honors activities, and participate in college and honors program activities. The Fellowship includes a stipend, housing on the Sweet Briar campus, office and institutional support, a research/travel allowance and some moving expenses.

Please send a letter of application, a current c.v., the names of three references, and a writing sample (no more than ten pages), postmarked no later than November 15, 2002, to Honors Program, Honors Fellow 2003-2005, Sweet Briar College, Sweet Briar, Virginia, 24595. Questions may be directed to Dr. Deborah Durham, Honors Program Director, at durham@sbc.edu. Sweet Briar College is an Equal Opportunity, Title IX Employer and does not discriminate against persons on the basis of race, religion, national origin, sexual orientation, gender, marital status, age, or disability.