The Omidyar Fellowship at the Santa Fe Institute is unique among postdoctoral appointments. It offers select early-career scholars the opportunity to join a collaborative research community that nurtures creative, transdisciplinary thought in pursuit of key insights about the complex systems that matter most for science and society.
The Omidyar Fellowship at the Santa Fe Institute offers you:
The Omidyar Fellowship at the Santa Fe Institute is unique among postdoctoral appointments. The Institute has no formal programs or departments. Research is collaborative and spans the physical, natural, and social sciences. Most research is theoretical (SFI does not have lab facilities) and/or computational in nature, although some research includes an empirical component. SFI averages 10 resident faculty, 100 external faculty, and 250 visitors per year. SFI's research themes and interests of its faculty and current fellows can be found at http://www.santafe.edu/research.
As thought leaders who shape the future of science, Omidyar Fellows participate in a provocativestructured to develop leadership skills throughout their three-year residencies and beyond. The program focuses on sustained mentoring relationships with SFI resident and external faculty, skill development workshops, off-campus research and teaching experiences, and the variety of scholarly leadership and science management opportunities at SFI.
Applications are welcome from:
SFI is an Equal Opportunity Employer.
Interested candidates must submit the following:
The application period for the 2016 Omidyar cohort has now closed, applications for the 2017 Omidyar Fellowships will be accepted on line beginning in August 2016.
Inquiries: email to
The Omidyar Fellowship at the Santa Fe Institute is made possible by a generous gift from Pam and Pierre Omidyar.
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