2013-14 PhD Fellowships in the Field of Environmental Studies at The American School of Classical Studies at Athens in Greece Fellowships awarded annually to graduate students or postdoctoral scholars working on well-defined projects in skeletal, faunal, geoarchaeological, or environmental studies.
To contribute to the development of the Lab; to assist with queries from excavators; to offer a lecture on his/her project; to participate in one Regular Program School trip, and to contribute to seminars on aspects of archaeological science as part of the School’s annual curriculum.
A final report is due at the end of the award period, and the School expects that copies of all publications that result from research conducted as a Fellow of the ASCSA be contributed to the Wiener Laboratory library of the School.
- Study Subjects): Environmental studies (archaeobotanical studies; study of seeds, charcoal, phytoliths, pollen, etc.); faunal remains; geological studies addressing significant archaeological questions which may include quarried stone, lithics, building materials, ceramics, soil, and sediment studies. In addition, studies of human skeletal remains are supported by the J. Lawrence Angel Fellowship.
- Course Level: This scholarship is available for pursuing PhD level.
- Scholarship Provider: The American School of Classical Studies at Athens.
- Award can be taken at: Greece
– Scholars with PhD or doctoral students with well-defined projects from archaeological contexts in Greece.
– working either alone or in collaboration with local research institutions. Preference will be given to projects that make significant use of the facilities of the Wiener Laboratory.
– Priority will also be given to applicants who have not received significant support from the Wiener Laboratory in the past three years.
- Scholarship Open for International Students: The students of Greece can apply for this application .
- Duration of award(s): Academic year, September to May. Projects must be carefully planned for completion during this time.
What does it cover? A stipend ranging from $15,500 to $27,000, depending on seniority, experience and the nature of the project. School fees will be deducted from the fellowship stipend.
Application Deadline: Applications must be received by January 15, 2013
How to Apply: The mode of applying is by email.