The South Asia Centre at the London School of Economics & Political Science, in collaboration with the Charles Wallace Pakistan Trust and the British Council in Pakistan, invites applications for short-term, post-doctoral research for a maximum period of 12 weeks, to be spent as a Post-Doctoral Visiting Fellow at the South Asia Centre, London School of Economics & Political Science, London. The Fellowship will include a monthly stipend of £1,500, and a contribution of £800 towards other costs (including visa fees and air fare) paid by the Charles Wallace Pakistan Trust.
There will be one Post-Doctoral Visiting Fellowship available in each academic year (15 September-10 June). The actual dates of the Visitorship will be decided according to the convenience of the selected candidate and the South Asia Centre.
Applicants to the Visiting Fellowship must
1. Be a citizen of Pakistan and be resident in Pakistan at the time of submitting the application;
2. Possess a valid passport issued by the Government of Pakistan;
3. Have been awarded a PhD focussing on any aspect of Pakistan studies from a nationally recognised university anywhere in the world;
4. Be aged between 30-50 years on 30 June 2022.