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Center for Philosophy of Science Summer Archival Fellowship

The Center for Philosophy of Science at the University of Pittsburgh invites applications for a new month-long Summer Archival Fellowship supporting visit in the Center and research at the Archives of Scientific Philosophy held in the University Library System. The Summer Archival Fellowship is available for June, July. August 2023. 
The Summer Archival Fellow will be given an office at the Center and will receive a $1,500 stipend.
Please send by April 15, 2023 the following materials to Samuel Wessell (

  1. A cover letter that indicates a Summer Archival Fellowship is sought and describes: the month of proposed residence in the Center; note previous fellowships at the Center.
  2. A description of the research to be undertaken at the Archives of Scientific Philosophy during residence (1500 words). 
  3. A curriculum vitae. 

 We particularly welcome submissions from members of underrepresented groups in philosophy of science. 
Samuel Wessell, Assistant Director
Center for Philosophy of Science