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11519-RS

Distinguished Chair in Sustainable Development

Russia
Europe and Eurasia

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Award Details
Grant Activity

Lead an advanced course in sustainable development in English for Russian students and graduate students; give a series of occasional general lectures in English for the wider student body, assisted by an interpreter. Consult with Russian university faculty members on curriculum development and research questions in the area of sustainable development.

The U.S. professor will teach in his/her area of specialization, which could be any area of sustainable development, and will help shape the sustainable development curriculum and teaching standards in Russian education. Teaching duties would equate to one course per semester.

Possible course titles in sustainable development include, but are not limited to:

• International Trade and Sustainable Development; Global Finance and Regulation

• Corporate Governance

• Comparative Urban/ Regional Planning

• Resource Economy

• Economic History: Global Trends in Market Development in the 20th Century

• Politics/ Economics of Sustainable Development

• Indicators and Indices of Development

• Representation and Accountability

• Politics of Nature

• Environmental Security

• Global Public Goods

• Environmental Science and Public Policy

• Energy Law, Policy, and Climate Change

• Governance for Sustainable Development

• Immigration, Racial Change, and Education in the 21st Century Metropolis

• Methods of Teaching in Sustainable Development

• International Sustainable Development Education

• Role of Technology in Sustainable Development

Scholars selected for this grant will be required to attend a mandatory Pre-Departure Orientation in Summer 2021.

Grant Length
Four to nine months, depending on needs and interests of host institution.
Grant Dates

One-semester grants may begin in September 2021 or early February 2022.

  • Grants starting in September 2021 will be for four months in duration and grants starting in February 2022 will be for four or five months in duration.

Two-semester grants (9 months maximum) must begin in September 2021.

Flex Option
No
Discipline Type
Only applications in the following disciplines will be considered
Disciplines
Agriculture
Business
Economics
Environmental Sciences
Law
Political Science
Public Administration
Urban Planning
Areas of Interest

While this award is open to any project in the disciplines listed above, there is interest in scholars who are in these particular specialty areas.

International Trade and Sustainable Development; Global Finance and Regulation

• Corporate Governance

• Comparative Urban/ Regional Planning

• Resource Economy

• Economic History: Global Trends in Market Development in the 20th Century

• Politics/ Economics of Sustainable Development

• Indicators and Indices of Development

• Representation and Accountability

• Politics of Nature

• Environmental Security

• Global Public Goods

• Environmental Science and Public Policy

• Energy Law, Policy, and Climate Change

• Governance for Sustainable Development

• Immigration, Racial Change, and Education in the 21st Century Metropolis

• Methods of Teaching in Sustainable Development

• International Sustainable Development Education

• Role of Technology in Sustainable Development

Application Deadline
Tuesday, September 15, 2020
Activity
Teaching
Degree Requirements
Ph.D. (or other terminal degree) required
Candidate Profile
Distinguished Chair
Number of Grants
1
Program Staff
Kimberly Williams
For U.S. Scholar Core Program
Phone: 
202-326-7765
Sarah Causer
For CCAS Seminar
Phone: 
202-686-6232
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