Post Doctoral Fellowships

The center offers Post Doctoral Fellowships each academic year, August through May. The call for applications happens annually, every January, and applications are due in March. For scholars, artists, and others who would like to spend time at the Hannah Arendt Center as a Visiting Scholar for periods of 2 weeks up to 1 year, please read more below. Otherwise, please check back here in January for Post Doctoral Application instructions. 

Post Doctoral Fellowships
Photo Credit: Bard College Archives, Campus Meeting 1950's

Visiting Scholars

For scholars, artists, and others who would like to spend time at the Hannah Arendt Center as a Visiting Scholar for periods of 2 weeks up to 1 year, please submit the following to Thomas Wild, Research Director at the Hannah Arendt Center at twild@bard.edu:
 
1. A letter stating your reason for applying to be a Visiting Scholar, your background, and title of the project
2. Professional CV 
3. Two brief letters of reference

For stays of 1 month or more, the center charges a small utility fee of $1,000 to compensate our faculty and staff for the time spent working with the visiting scholars.  Housing is not available on-campus for Visiting Scholars. Local villages serviced by the Bard Area Shuttle include Tivoli, NY and Red Hook, NY. More about the shuttle, HERE and a map of the shuttles stops, HERE. Click HERE for more information on Visiting Bard. 

Fellow and Visiting Scholar Benefits

Fellow and Visiting Scholar Benefits
Access to the Hannah Arendt Archive  
Access to the Stevenson Library
Invitations to Hannah Arendt Center events
Full access to the Bard College, Stevenson Gym
Access to the Bard Shuttle at no cost


Images: Bard College Archives