THE CENTER for JEWISH STUDIES is accepting applications for the 2014 Jerome Joss Graduate Student Research Grant. Students must be working in some specific area of academic Jewish Studies. ClickJoss Flier Final.pdf for more information
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THE UNIVERSITY of NEWCASTLE is accepting applications for a lecturer position in American history. Click here for more information and to apply.
Position: Assistant Professor, Chicano Studies and Honors College
STARTING DATE: Fall, 2015
MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS: Ph.D. or equivalent degree from an accredited institution of higher education by the beginning of the appointment. Candidates should have expertise in cultural studies, including mastery of interdisciplinary methodologies from the social sciences and/or humanities. Candidates should provide record of--or potential for--scholarly activity (involving students whenever possible) and peer-reviewed publications, as well as the demonstrated potential for effective teaching using a variety of methodologies. Candidates should also demonstrate an ability or interest in teaching in a multicultural, multiethnic campus.
As a University dedicated to engagement, service and the public good, the successful candidate will be expected to join faculty, staff, students and administrators in a commitment to these purposes.
PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS: Applicants should have experience and/or interest in teaching in Honors and in helping to build an Honors culture that promotes diversity and student success. Additionally, applicants should also have experience and/or interest in teaching in a multi-disciplinary department that address issues specific to Latino/a Chicana/o populations. Areas of interest include leadership, public policy studies, health disparities, community medicine and community based organizations/programming. Experience mentoring students in undergraduate research and community based participatory research is also preferred, as is potential for success in securing external funding, participation in relevant professional organizations, and university teaching experience
DUTIES: In addition to teaching service for Chicano Studies and the Honors College, duties also include undergraduate research and mentorship, outreach and recruitment, advisement, and assisting with co-curricular programming.
SALARY RANGE: Initial salary commensurate with qualifications and experience.
THE UNIVERSITY: California State University, Los Angeles is one of 23 campuses within the California State University system. Founded in 1947, the University is in the city of Los Angeles, adjacent to the San Gabriel Valley, and has more than 23,000 students who reflect the rich ethnic diversity of the area. The University is a federally recognized Hispanic-serving, Asian American and Native American Pacific Islander-serving, and Minority-serving institution. Faculty may have the opportunity to establish affiliate status with other academic programs, including the Honors College and ethnic/area studies.
REQUIRED DOCUMENTATION: Please submit a letter of application, curriculum vita, transcripts (unofficial transcripts accepted, but official transcripts required of finalists at a later stage), three letters of recommendation and the University's Application for Academic Employment form. Employment contingent upon proof of eligibility to work in the United States.
APPLICATION DEADLINE: Review of applications will begin on October 15, 2014 and continue until the position is filled. Address applications, required documentation and/or request for information to:
Department of Chicano Studies
California State University, Los Angeles
5151 State University Drive
Los Angeles, CA 90032
The Ford Dissertation Fellowship Program is accepting applications for
their 2015 Fellowships. The dissertation fellowships provide one year
of support including a $25,000 stipend. Application deadline: November
14, 2014. Click here for full guidelines and application:
The Ford Predoctoral Fellowship Program is accepting applications for
their 2015 Fellowships. The fellowships provide 3 years of support
including an annual stipend of $24,000. Application deadline: November
19, 2014.Click here for full guidelines and application:
The Ford Postdoctoral Fellowship Program is accepting applications for
their 2015 Fellowships. Applications are invited from individuals
awarded a Ph.D. degree no earlier than November 30, 2007 and no later
than November 14, 2014. The postdoctoral fellowships provide one year
of support including a $45,000 stipend. Application deadline: November
14, 2014. Click here for full guidelines and application:
The Graduate School's is offering the Thomas H. Shevlin Fellowship for
2015-16, which includes $23,000 plus tuition and subsidized health
insurance. The department's internal deadline is November 3, 2014,
All of your application materials and letters from your recommendation
writers are due directly to Melanie (firstname.lastname@example.org) by the
Department's internal deadline of November 3, 2014, at 12pm, noon.
NOTE: timely receipt of letters of recommendation is essential as
turn-around time for this fellowship is very short. Electronic
letters are acceptable. Be certain to note for your letter writers
the strict 2 page limit and to direct them to the Recommendation
Full fellowship information and instructions for applying:
The Center for Integrative Leadership is now accepting graduate student applications to work with our Executive Leadership Fellow, Patrick Coleman, who is the Senior Curator at the Minnesota Historical Society. ClickGovernor Project Flyer- for Students.docx for more information.
THE UNIVERSITY OF SASKATCHEWAN is accepting applications for one post-doctoral position and three doctoral fellowships in First Nation economic development. Click here TD Post Doc Add.docx for more information on the post-doctoral position, and TD PhD Positions.docx for more information on the doctoral fellowship.