Currently, the ALARI have in place a two-tier system for Post-Doctoral Fellowships on Afro-Latin American Studies:

  • Mark Claster Mamolen Fellowship

Established in honor of friend and National Advisory Board Member, the late Mark Mamolen, this fellowship brings scholars in the field of Afro-Latin American Studies to the Du Bois Research Institute at the Hutchins Center.

Please apply through the Hutchins Center Fellowship Program 

  • Visiting Research Associate at ALARI 

​​​​​​​Scholars with earned PhD on Afro-Latin American Studies with their own funding can apply for one or two semesters-long research fellowship. We welcome proposals in English, Spanish, and Portuguese.

The deadline to apply for the Academic Year 2019/2020 is January 20, 2020.

To apply, please send the following documentation to ALARI@fas.harvard.edu using "Research Associate" in the headline:

 - description of your research project (3 pages, Times New Roman 12, double space)

- CV

- proof of funding

Decisions will be made by the Selection Committe by March 31, 2020. 

Current Fellows

Ricardo Pirola

Ricardo Pirola

Professor, UNICAMP, Brazil

Short Bio:

Ricardo Pirola is professor of Brazilian History at UNICAMP – Brazil. He is author of Escravos e rebeldes no tribunais do Império (...

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Etyelle Araujo

Etyelle Araujo

ALARI 2019-2020 Visiting Student
2019 Mark Claster Mamolen Dissertation Workshop Alumna
Research interests lie in Language Studies, specifically Applied Linguistics, focused on Narrative Analysis, identity construction and interaction in society.... Read more about Etyelle Araujo