The Yale University Department of History invites applications for the Cassius Marcellus Clay Postdoctoral Fellowship. This two-year fellowship supports research in U.S. history with a specialization in the history of ethnicity, race, indigeneity,or migration. The fellow will be affiliated with a relevant reading or research group in the History Department and is expected to participate in their activities and to teach one course in the second year of the fellowship. Salary is $54,000 plus benefits and a research budget. Start date August 1, 2013. PhD requirements must be completed by the beginning of the appointment and the PhD must have been awarded after spring 2010. Yale University is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer. Yale values diversity among its students, staff, and faculty and strongly welcomes applications from women and underrepresented minorities. A cover letter (including a statement of qualifications and research interests), a CV, a chapter-length writing sample, a one-page proposal for a course, including illustrative readings, and three letters of reference should be submitted to http://academicjobsonline.org/ajo/jobs/2481 . Review of applications will begin February 25, 2013.