Postdoctoral Fellowship 2017-18

Postdoctoral Fellowship
Center for Research on Educational Opportunity
University of Notre Dame


The Center for Research on Educational Opportunity at the Institute for Educational Initiatives, University of Notre Dame, will have one postdoctoral fellowship available in 2017 - 2018.

We welcome applicants who have specialized in the sociology of education. Candidates must be citizens or permanent residents of the United States and must have completed all the requirements for the doctorate by the time of the initial appointment. Postdoctoral researchers will be in residence at Notre Dame and participate in the intellectual community of the Center for Research on Educational Opportunity and the Department of Sociology and to further their own intellectual development and research. Researchers will have full access to the Institute’s and Sociology Department’s collective resources in computing, print/data libraries, and administrative services. Faculty in the Institute come from the departments of Sociology, Psychology, and Economics, and the Fellows associated with the Institute come from a broad range of disciplines.

CREO faculty will make a decision by the end of April.  To apply, send a vita, a short description of your current and future work, and copies of your publications or papers electronically (PDF format preferred) to .  We will begin reviewing applications on April 1, 2017, and continue until making a decision by the end of April.  Please arrange for three letters of recommendation to be separately sent to .