Online application only, via the Humanities section of Hebrew University’s Scholarship System
The Mandel Fellowships are intended for scholars, from Israel and abroad, who have shown exceptional excellence, depth, and originality, and whose research may enrich academic andcultural discourse.
are selected on a competitive basis with
no preference for a specific field of study. Applications will be
accepted from candidates who completed their doctoral degrees recently,
no earlier than October 1, 2010. Candidates who have not yet graduated
may apply if they
have submitted their dissertations by October 1, 2014. If awarded the fellowship, their acceptance will be conditional upon approval of their degrees by April 1, 2015.
Mandel Scholars engage in research in optimal conditions and teach one annual course (2 hours per week). Teaching in English is possible.
Mandel Scholars will devote their time to research and are not allowed to work anywhere else.
Mandel Scholars receive approximately 150,000 NIS per year in addition to a research grant.
The fellowship is for three years, beginning October 1, 2015. There is an option for a two- or one-year term.
Mandel Scholars are each allotted an office in the Mandel Building on Mount Scopus, and are required to carry out their ongoing research there at least four days a week.
Scholars will also engage in the Center's common activities.
The Fellowship begins on October 1, 2015 and ends on September 30, 2018. Fellows will submit reports on their research at the end of each academic year (by July 15) and in the middle of the second year (January 15). Reports should focus on the Fellow’s research progress during the period reviewed and research goals for the next period.
The Academic Committee is authorized to terminate the fellowship at the end of the first or second year, if the aforementioned terms (sections 1-3) are not met.
The Fellowship is subject to the Academic Secretariat’s postdoctoral regulations.
Center for the Humanities
and the Public Sphere
College of Liberal Arts and Sciences
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