Fulbright Canada and Carleton University have established dedicated research chairs in support of educational programming, teaching and research. This opportunity will allow extraordinary American scholars and top-tier applied researchers to spend one academic year as a visiting research scholar working in a targeted area of academic inquiry. Four chairs are appointed annually. For specific information about this opportunity, visit the Fulbright Canada webpage.
Fulbright Canada Distinguished Chair in Arts and Social Sciences in Canada and North America
Specialization: Interface between humans and technology; disciplines such as cognitive science, psychology, linguistics, philosophy, geography, digital humanities.
Fulbright Canada Distinguished Chair in Entrepreneurship
Specialization: Entrepreneurial strategies, start-ups, marketing, private-public partnerships, technology, economic and social entrepreneurship, enhancing institutional frameworks.
Fulbright Canada Distinguished Chair in Environmental Science
Specialization: Conservation science; Environmental decisions; Evidence-based environmental management; Water; Environmental contamination; Ecology; Biodiversity; Stewardship; Environmental health; Restoration; Resource development; Sustainability.
Fulbright Canada Distinguished Chair in Public Affairs in North America: Society, Policy, Media
Specialization: Political Economy; Privacy; Ethics; Surveillance; Algorithms; Intellectual Property; Net Neutrality; Artificial Intelligence; Big Data; Health Policy; Smart Cities; Competition Policy.