Please Submit your application for Postdoctoral Fellowships Program

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List between three and five references, their affiliations, and their email addresses. The email addresses of your references are CRITICAL. Your references will be automatically sent emails with unique hyperlinks for uploading their PDF letters of reference on your behalf. Failure to input correct email addresses may mean that Carnegie does not receive letters in support of your application!

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We would like you to complete the attached Voluntary Self-Identification Form For Applicants. Carnegie is a federal contractor. In compliance with recordkeeping and reporting requirements under certain federal civil rights laws and regulations, including Executive order 11246. Please note the completion of the self-identification form is voluntary.


VOLUNTARY SELF-IDENTIFICATION FORM FOR APPLICANTS


Carnegie Institution of Washington is an equal opportunity employer and committed to fostering a diverse workforce. It is our policy to administer all personnel actions including recruiting, hiring, training, and promoting employees without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, national origin, age, disability, marital status, veteran status, or any other legally protected classification in accordance with applicable federal and state laws. Consistent with the obligations of these laws, Carnegie Institution of Washington will make reasonable accommodations for qualified individuals with disabilities. In addition, as a federal government contractor, the Institution maintains an affirmative action program which furthers its commitment and complies with recordkeeping and reporting requirements under certain federal civil rights laws and regulations, including Executive Order 11246, Section 503 of the Rehabilitation Act of 1973 and the Vietnam Era Veterans' Readjustment Assistance Act of 1974, as amended.

As part of our compliance with these obligations, the Institution invites you to voluntarily self-identify as set forth below. Provision of the following information is entirely voluntary and a decision to provide or not provide such information will not have any effect on your employment or subject you to any adverse treatment. Any and all information provided will be considered confidential, will be kept separate from your application and/or personnel file, and will only be used in accordance with applicable laws, orders and regulations, including those that require the information to be summarized and reported to the federal government for civil rights enforcement purposes.


 


DEFINITIONS FOR VOLUNTARY SELF-IDENTIFICATION


Hispanic or Latino -- A person having origins of Cuban, Mexican, Puerto Rican, Central or South American or other Spanish culture of origin, regardless of race.

American Indian or Alaskan Native -- A person having origins in any of the original peoples of North and South America (including Central America), and who maintains tribal affiliation or community attachment.

Asian -- A person having origins in any of the original peoples of the Far East, Southeast Asia, or the Indian subcontinent, including, for example, Cambodia, China, India, Japan, Korea, Malaysia, Pakistan, the Philippine Islands, Thailand, and Vietnam.

Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander -- A person having origins in any of the peoples of Hawaii, Guam, Samoa, or other Pacific Islands.

Black or African American -- A person having origins in any of the Black racial groups of Africa.

White/Caucasian -- A person having origins in any of the original peoples of Europe, the Middle East, or North Africa.




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I certify that the information I have provided to the foregoing questions is true and correct, and no attempt has been made to conceal pertinent information. I authorize my former employers, school, and business references to provide any information they may have regarding me, whether or not it is in my records. I hereby release them and their company from all liability for divulging same. I understand that all statements made are open to investigation by Carnegie Institution of Washington and that if any information given by me in this application, is found to be false or misleading, I will be subject to dismissal at anytime during the period of employment and I agree to hold the Carnegie Institution of Washington and persons named herein blameless in the event.

I understand that this employment application and any other Carnegie Institution of Washington documents are not contracts of employment; therefore, under proper notice, I may voluntarily leave the Institution at any time and, likewise, the Carnegie Institution of Washington may at any time terminate my employment, and that any oral and written statement to the contrary are not binding and, therefore, should not be relied upon.