Hobart and William Smith Colleges, Fisher Center Predoctoral Fellowship

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Deadline   Open Deadline
Screening of applications will begin in late March and will continue until the position is filled.

Description   Hobart and William Smith Colleges, located in Geneva, New York, offers a predoctoral fellowship to research and teach about gender. The Fisher Center, which is part of Hobart and William Smith Colleges, brings together faculty, students, and experts in gender-related fields in the arts, humanities, and social and natural sciences to foster mutual understanding and social justice in contemporary society. The fellowship offers an opportunity to gain experience teaching in private liberal arts institutions while completing thesis work. Fellows will teach one course per semester related to their research area, attend Fisher Center lectures and meetings, present one colloquium, and conduct some administrative duties associated with the Visiting Scholars program. 
Award Amount   Stipend of $35,000.  
Disciplines   Social Sciences.  
Academic Level   Working on Doctoral Dissertation.  
Citizenship   No citizenship requirements.  
Requirements   Must be pre-doctoral candidates nearing completion of the dissertation or MFA candidates who have completed their coursework and are beginning work on their thesis. One-page description of scholarship. Short statement of teaching interests. CV. 3 letters of reference. Writing sample (e.g., chapter of dissertation). For MFA candidates, a supplemental video or portfolio if relevant. The Fisher Center is especially interested in candidates who would contribute to the diversity of the campus. 
Award Type   Fellowship/Grant 
Contact   Jodie Dean Director The Fisher Center for the Study of Women and Men Hobart and William Smith Colleges Geneva, NY 14456 (315) 781-3000

Last Updated   6/15/2015 10:59:00 AM 
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