A program of the United States Department of State Bureau of Educational and Cultural Affairs

Fulbright U.S. Scholar Program Catalog of Awards

9407-CA

Research Chairs in Arts, Humanities, and Culture

Canada
Western Hemisphere

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Award Details
Grant Activity

Fulbright Canada Research Chairs are targeted, specialized opportunities for scholars to be part of a host faculty.  The Fulbright Canada chair will conduct their own research, work collaboratively with new colleagues, engage with students, and become involved in the local community. For specific information about this opportunity, visit the Fulbright Canada webpage.

Fulbright Canada Research Chair in Society and Culture, Dalhousie University
Specializations: Social sciences, humanities, arts, and cultural studies; national, global, and interdisciplinary studies.

Fulbright Canada Research Chair in American Literature, McGill University
Specializations: American Literature; African-American Literature; Writing of the Black Diaspora

Fulbright Canada Research Chair in Globalization and Cultural Studies, McMaster University
Specializations: Globalizing processes and the effects on communities and the environments in which we live.

Fulbright Canada Research Chair in Arts and Humanities, University of Alberta
Specializations: Art & Design; Drama; East Asian Studies; English & Film Studies; History & Classics; Humanities Computing; Modern Languages & Cultural Studies; Music; Philosophy; Religious Studies; Science, Technology and Society; Women’s & Gender Studies.

Fulbright Canada Research Chair in Society and Culture, University of Alberta
Specializations: Anthropology; Economics; Linguistics; Political Science; Psychology; Religious Studies; Science, Technology and Society; Sociology; Women’s and Gender Studies.

Fulbright Canada Research Chair in Communication, Media and Film, University of Calgary
Specializations: Critical studies of technology with a focus on emerging digital media and society.

Fulbright Canada Research Chair in North American Integration, York University
Specializations: North American studies, with a focus on political, social or economic dimensions of North American integration

In addition to being a prestigious academic exchange program, the Fulbright Program is designed to expand and strengthen relationships between the people of the United States and citizens of other nations and to promote international understanding and cooperation. To support this mission, Fulbright Scholars will be asked to give public talks, mentor students, and otherwise engage with the host community, in addition to their primary activities‎.
Grant Length
Four months. Scholars can seek an unfunded extension for an additional eight months.
Grant Dates

Grants must begin in either September 2019 or January 2020.

Locations

Dalhousie University is located in Halifax, Nova Scotia
McGill University is located in Montreal, Quebec
McMaster University is located in Hamilton, Ontario
University of Alberta is located in Edmonton, Alberta
University of Calgary is located in Calgary, Alberta
York University is located in Toronto, Ontario

Flex Option
No
Discipline Type
Applications are sought in all appropriate disciplines
Disciplines
American Literature
Anthropology
Area Studies
Art
Economics
Film Studies
Language and Literature (non-U.S.)
Linguistics
Philosophy
Psychology
Religious Studies
Sociology
Theater
Number of Grants
Seven
Activity
Research
Teaching/Research
Category
Core (Open to all levels of scholars, including early career)
Degree Requirements
Ph.D. (or other terminal degree) required
Application Deadline
Closed
Program Staff
Peter Raucci
Outreach and Recruitment Specialist
Phone: 
212-205-6467
Email: 

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