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Fulbright U.S. Scholar Program Catalog of Awards

9419-CA

Research Chairs in Policy, Law, and Governance

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 Global Governance, Balsillie School of International Affairs
Specializations: In one or more of the core research areas of the School: conflict and security; environment and resources; global political economy; migration, mobilities and social policies; multilateral institutions; and science and health policies.

Fulbright Canada Research Chair in Critical Race Theory and Anti-Discrimination Law, McGill University
Specializations: Critical race theory, comparative race relations, comparative law, equality law, anti-discrimination.

Fulbright Canada Research Chair in International Development Studies, McGill University
Specializations: Governance, Sustainable Development, Formal and Informal Institutions, International Development.

Fulbright Canada Research Chair in Political and Constitutional Theory, McGill University
Specializations: Political theory, political science, history of political thought, constitutionalism, constitutional interpretation, judicial review, jurisprudence.

Fulbright Canada Research Chair in Governance and Public Administration, University of Ottawa
Specializations:Contemporary public policy, governance and public administration.

Fulbright Canada Research Chair in Human Rights and Social Justice, University of Ottawa
Specializations: Domestic and international human rights and social justice issues.

Fulbright Canada Research Chair in Science and Society, University of Ottawa
Specializations: Science, technology and society; science and innovation policy; science/policy interface; energy/energy technology policy; and technology governance.

Fulbright Canada Research Chair in Public Management, Public Policy, or International Trade, University of Saskatchewan
Specializations: Public health and social policy, innovation policy, resource and environmental policy, and public sector management.

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

Balsillie School of International Affairs is located in Waterloo, Ontario
McGill University is located in Montreal, Quebec
University of Ottawa is located in Ottawa, Ontario
University of Saskatchewan is located in Saskatoon, Saskatchewan

Flex Option
No
Discipline Type
Applications are sought in all appropriate disciplines
Disciplines
Anthropology
Area Studies
Economics
Environmental Sciences
Geography
Law
Political Science
Public/Global Health
Sociology
Urban Planning
Number of Grants
Eight
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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