Liu Institute Visiting Fellow in Residence at Green College 2015-16 Call for Applications
Description: The next deadline is March 31st, 2015 for applications for the 2015/16 academic year.
Date: 19 March 2015
Author: Liu Institute for Global Issues
The Liu Institute for Global Issues and Green College at the University of British Columbia invite applications for the position of Liu Institute Visiting Fellow in Residence at Green College for the academic year 2015-16. The position offers the opportunity for one influential scholar, activist, artist, leader, or practitioner to locate at the Institute for a 4-month period, from September – December, or January – April, and to participate in the intellectual and social life of a graduate residential college with a mandate for interdisciplinary studies. The position aims to facilitate problem-based interdisciplinary research on global issues.
To apply, please email the following to Andrea Reynolds (firstname.lastname@example.org):
• Current curriculum vitae (C.V.);
• A 1-page explanation of why you would like to be associated with the Institute (www.ligi.ubc.ca) and the College (www.greencollege.ubc.ca) and what you can offer to each;
• A UBC Faculty member (Faculty, Postdoctoral, or Research Appointment) sponsor letter that includes details of your engagement on collaborative policy-relevant research with the sponsor; benefits to you, your career, and the Liu Institute and Green College; and the capacity in which the sponsor knows you;
• One letter of reference;
• An outline of planned research for your time as the Liu Institute Visiting Fellow in Residence at Green College.
The next deadline is March 31st, 2015 for applications for the 2015/16 academic year.
Acceptance to the Program will be based on your research fit with the Institute; your experience; and the ideas and engagement that you would bring to the Liu Institute and to Green College. All Visitors are required to submit a fellowship report at the completion of their visit.
Please download the Call for Applications as a PDF here.
For more details, see: http://www.ligi.ubc.ca/Visiting_Scholars.htm