FSE Postdoctoral Fellowship

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Postdoctoral Fellowship

Awarded to young scholars focused on research related to global hunger, poverty alleviation, and environmental degradation

About the Fellowship

Now accepting applications for Fall 2023


Stanford’s Center on Food Security and the Environment (FSE) seeks applicants to our postdoctoral fellowship for Fall 2023.  The fellowship is awarded to promising young scholars with a demonstrated ability to do innovative and rigorous work related to global hunger, poverty alleviation, and environmental degradation. Successful candidates are expected to lead projects of their own design, while also interacting with other faculty and students at FSE. We encourage candidates from both the social and natural sciences to apply. Successful applications will clearly identify how the proposed work relates to FSE priority areas. 

Proposals received by Dec. 1, 2022 will receive full consideration. The position is for one year, at a competitive annual salary and benefits package, with the possibility for an extension, at the discretion of FSE. The target start date for candidates applying by Dec. 1, 2022 is Fall 2023, though the exact start date depends on multiple factors.

Applicants are required to submit the following: 
Online application form
One-page description of a proposed project
Three references

All Applicants Apply Here

International students are welcome to apply. We do not require a faculty sponsor.
Stanford is an equal employment opportunity and affirmative action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law. Stanford welcomes applications from all who would bring additional dimensions to the University’s research, teaching and clinical missions.