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12591-ZI
Fulbright Scholar Award

Public Policy and Governance

Zimbabwe
Africa, Sub-Saharan

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Award Details
Award Activity

Africa University - Teach graduate students Public Policy Analysis and give seminars for students, faculty and professionals. Secondary duties: Dissertation supervision and curriculum development.

Midlands State University - Teach undergraduate students the following courses: Politics & Public Management; e-Governance; Local Governance. Give seminars for students, faculty, and civic society. Secondary duties: Dissertation supervision and curriculum development.

University of Zimbabwe - Teach undergraduate students the following courses: Politics & International Relations; Political Science & Diplomacy. Give seminars for students, faculty, and civic society. Secondary duties: Dissertation supervision and curriculum development.

 

Scholars selected for this award can choose to:
  • Advise and/or mentor students
  • Assist in faculty, curriculum, and/or program development
  • Teach graduate and/or undergraduate courses designated by the host institution
  • Teach graduate and/or undergraduate courses of the applicant’s choosing
Award Length
10 months
Award Dates

Grants may begin in August 2022 in accordance with the host institution's schedule.

Locations

Africa University www.africau.edu

Midlands State University www.msu.ac.zw

University of Zimbabwe www.uz.ac.zw

Flex Option
No
Discipline Type
Only applications in the following disciplines will be considered
Disciplines
Public Administration
Public Policy
Areas of Interest

Extractive Industries, Transitional Justice, Governance, Elections, Climate-induced vulnerability, Women's and Child Rights

Special Features

The Institute of Peace, Leadership and Governance at Africa University currently runs a series of graduate programs that have a pan-Africa focus. These programs are:

 i. Master of Peace, Leadership and Governance (with students from DRC, Malawi, Kenya, and Zimbabwe)

 ii. Master in Public Policy and Governance (with students from DRC, Angola, Liberia, Mozambique, Zambia, and Zimbabwe)

 iii. Doctoral Program in Peace Leadership and Governance (DPPLG)  (with students from Burundi, DRC and the majority from Zimbabwe)

 iv. Master in International Relations (mostly Zimbabweans)

 v. Master in Human Rights, Peace and Development (mostly Zimbabweans)

 vi. Master in Migration and Refugee Protection (yet to start)

Application Deadline
Closed
Activity Type
Teaching/Research
Degree Requirements
Ph.D. (or other terminal degree) required
Career Profile
Mid-Career Academics
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Awards are open to those who have been working in the capacity of a teacher or scholar for more than seven, and less than 13, years.

Number of Recipients
1
Program Staff
Kimberly Williams
Outreach & Recruitment Officer
Phone: 
202-326-7765

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