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11066-AS

Fulbright Distinguished Chair in Applied Public Policy (Democratic Resilience) (Flinders University and Carnegie Mellon University Australia)

Australia
East Asia and the Pacific

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Award Details
Award Activity

Undertake comparative and collaborative research at Flinders University and Carnegie Mellon University Australia in the field of applied public policy, especially as related to enhancing democratic resilience. The Distinguished Chair will collaborate with the host institutions but will not teach intensive seminars or coursework. The Distinguished Chair will give guest lectures at both Flinders and Carnegie Mellon and teach a mini course on applied public policy at Carnegie Mellon. In accordance with visa regulations paid work will not be undertaken in Australia while on a Fulbright Scholarship.

Applicants must adhere to additional Project Statement requirements outlined in the “Additional Comments” section.

Award Length
4 to 5 months
Award Dates

Grants must begin in January/February 2022 in line with the Australian academic year and in order to attend the Orientation Program and Gala Presentation Dinner.

Locations
Flex Option
No
Discipline Type
Only applications in the following disciplines will be considered
Disciplines
American Studies
Business
Computer Science
Economics
Education
Environmental Sciences
Information Sciences/Systems
Law
Philosophy
Political Science
Public Administration
Public Health
Sociology
Areas of Interest

Applications addressing applied public policy concerns are sought, particularly those related to Democratic Resiliance. Applications must focus on a significant, current, applied public policy issue at an international and/or national policy level.

Special Features

Fulbright East Asia Pacific Regional Travel Program

Fulbright Scholars in the East Asia and Pacific (EAP) region have the opportunity to apply for funds to support short-term (3-14 days) travel to other countries in the EAP region for activities such as lectures, workshops, graduate or faculty seminars, master classes or recitals, curricular advising or panel presentations. EAP Regional Travel Program funding covers transportation only. Regional Travel Program activities/host sites should not be included in the initial Fulbright application. Scholars may pursue invitations for short-term activities in other EAP countries once notified that they have been selected for a Fulbright grant, and may only apply for travel program funds once they have actively started their Fulbright grant in their host country. Scholars on Flex grants are not eligible for the regional travel grant.

Application Deadline
Closed
Activity
Research
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Research includes activities involving scientific research, qualitative research, quantitative research, and practice-based research, including artistic research. Research can take place in locations such as the laboratory, the field, the archives, or an artist residency. It can be experimental, clinical, or applied. It can include examining policies, systems, theories, methods, interactions, and works of art and music, with the objective to evaluate or develop new knowledge or works. Quantifiable (tangible) outcomes can include publications (books, journal articles, scripts, etc.), conference presentations, artistic and musical compositions, exhibitions, performances, films, and patents.

Degree Requirements
Ph.D. (or other terminal degree) required
Number of Recipients
1
Program Staff
Outreach and Recruitment Specialist
Phone: 
202-686-4000
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