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11069-AS

Fulbright Distinguished Chair in Arts, Humanities and Social Sciences (The Australian National University)

Australia
East Asia and the Pacific

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Award Details
Grant Activity

Undertake collaborative research with faculty in the arts, humanities and social sciences at The Australian National University (ANU). The Distinguished Chair also will engage with faculty, staff and students through guest lectures, seminars, and one-on-one interactions and will explore long-term collaborations and institutional linkages between her/his home institution and the ANU. Scholars are encouraged to collaborate with the host institution and give workshops or short seminars, but should not teach intensive seminars or coursework. Paid work cannot be undertaken in Australia while on a Fulbright Scholarship in accordance with visa regulations.

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

Grant Length
5 to 6 months
Grant 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

The Australian National University, Canberra, Australian Capital Territory

Flex Option
No
Discipline Type
Only applications in the following disciplines will be considered
Disciplines
Anthropology
Archaeology
Architecture
Area Studies, non- U.S.
Art History
Arts
Creative Writing
Economics
Film/Cinema Studies
Geography
History, non- U.S.
Linguistics
Literature, non- U.S.
Music
Philosophy
Political Science
Psychology
Public Administration
Religious Studies
Sociology
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.

ANU is seeking applicants in the fields of arts, humanities, and social sciences.

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
Tuesday, September 15, 2020
Activity
Research
Degree Requirements
Ph.D. (or other terminal degree) required
Candidate Profile
Distinguished Chair
Number of Grants
1
Program Staff
Outreach and Recruitment Specialist
Phone: 
202-686-4000
Phone: 
4000

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