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Fulbright U.S. Scholar Program Catalog of Awards

9416-CA

Research Chairs in Environmental Studies

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 Interdisciplinary Sustainability Solutions, Lakehead University
Specializations: Sustainability sciences, biological sciences, environmental sciences, sociology.

Fulbright Canada Research Chair in Water and the Environment, University of Lethbridge
Specializations: Water quality and safety, water resource and environmental modelling, water resources management practices, development and implementation, consumption patterns, riparian ecosystem management, water economics, water and society, water-related health issues and the relation of water resources and climate change.

Fulbright Canada Research Chair in Environmental Policy, University of Ottawa
Specializations: Environmental / natural resource policy, law and/or economics; Environmental Sustainability; Clean Innovation.

Fulbright Canada Research Chair in Water, Environment, and Clean Energy, University of Regina
Specializations: Clean Energy, Water Quality, Carbon Capture and Storage, Climate Change, Energy Policy, Hydrology, Energy Security, Energy Systems Design and Resilience, Biogeochemistry of Freshwaters, Energy Poverty, Energy Sources, Clean Technology, Ecosystem Management, and Environment.

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

Lakehead University is located in Thunder Bay, Ontario
University of Lethbridge is located in Lethbridge, Alberta
University of Ottawa is located in Ottawa, Ontario
University of Regina is located in Regina, Saskatchewan

Flex Option
No
Discipline Type
Applications are sought in all appropriate disciplines
Disciplines
Agriculture
Biological Sciences
Economics
Engineering
Environmental Sciences
Geography
Public Administration
Public/Global Health
Sociology
Urban Planning
Number of Grants
Four
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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