Fulbright Scholar Program

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Fulbright Scholar Award

Research Chairs in Environmental Studies

Canada
Western Hemisphere

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Award Details
Award Activity

Fulbright Canada Research Chairs are pre-arranged affiliations to host exceptional scholars who conduct research important to that university. Partner universities are excited to welcome Fulbright Canada Research Chairs into campus life and encourage them to engage with students and faculty, and the broader community. You can conduct your own research, work collaboratively with new colleagues, guest lecture at university courses, mentor students, lecture in public venues, network, and promote your research while representing the Fulbright program, and your home and host institutions. For specific information about this opportunity, visit the Fulbright Canada webpage for Research Chairs in Environmental Studies.

Fulbright Canada Research Chair in Interdisciplinary Sustainability Solutions, Lakehead University
Specializations: Sustainability sciences, biological sciences, environmental sciences, geography, sociology.

Fulbright Canada Research Chair in Environment and Economy, University of Ottawa
Specializations: Environment and economy, environment policy, economic policy, environmentally sustainable economy.

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 on Advancing Transdisciplinary Research on the Changing North, Université Laval
Specializations: Areas of focus range from ecosystem functioning to key components of the coupled human-environment system (health), and from the development of innovative technologies to research into sustainable infrastructures.

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

Grants must begin in either September 2022 or January 2023.
Awards should fall within the academic year and are not available for the summer months only. 

Locations

Lakehead University is located in Thunder Bay, Ontario
University of Ottawa is located in Ottawa, Ontario
Université Laval is located in Québec City, Québec

Flex Option
No
Discipline Type
Applications are sought in all disciplines
Areas of Interest

Please see preferred disciplines listed in 'Award Activity.'

Application Deadline
Closed
Activity Type
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.

Teaching/Research
Degree Requirements
Ph.D. (or other terminal degree) required
Career Profile
Early Career Academics
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Awards are open to those who have been working in the capacity of a teacher or scholar for no more than seven years.

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.

Senior 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 13 years.

Number of Recipients
Up To 5
Program Staff
Michelle Bolourchi
Outreach and Recruitment Specialist
Phone: 
202-326-7753
Email: 

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