The SARChI Chair in Higher Education and Human Development Research Programme offers a limited number of Doctoral and Postdoctoral Fellowships for South African and international students/fellows.  The next round of applicants will be selected for the 2020 academic year with the closing date  for applications being the 30th of September 2019. 

We especially encourage applicants interested in higher education and human development  in relation to; environmental justice, epistemic justice, gender justice, racism, pedagogic justice, reconciliation and justice, critical digital literacy and social media, political agency, institutional cultures, political economy, disability and justice. We encourage diverse approaches to research including participatory methods.
All applications for either fellowships should be emailed to Prof Melanie Walker at: with the supporting documents as set out in each call (see below). 

Follow the links below to the calls for doctoral and postdoctoral fellowships.