[EDLING:1124] [Fwd: Academic Diversity Postdoctoral Fellowship at Cornell University]
warholt at DOLPHIN.UPENN.EDU
Fri Dec 16 18:46:44 UTC 2005
via the CAE Listserv . .
Please find here an announcement for a 2-year postdoc fellowship for
underrepresented scholars. Feel free to pass along. Deadline is soon!
Someone might for example be interested in working both in Anthropology
and the Dept. of Education.
* Provost's Academic Diversity Postdoctoral Fellowship Program at
*Description:* The Provost's Academic Diversity Postdoctoral Program
seeks to increase the number of scholars who will contribute to academic
diversity and excellence at Cornell University and in American higher
education by providing a two-year research, teaching, and mentoring
experience. Promising scholars who have been historically
underrepresented in higher education (including but not limited to
African American, American Indian, and Hispanic/Latino) are encouraged
to apply. Fellows will devote their time to research and will teach one
course a year.
*Award:* There will be three awards each for a two-year term appointment
of eleven months each year. We welcome applications from all
disciplines, with the stipend dependent on the discipline and
experience. Stipends will include health insurance and $2,000 for
relocation/research expenses. Applicants must complete all requirements
for the doctoral degree by August 2006 and should have received the
degree within the past five years. Applicants must be U.S. citizens or
*Application:* Applicants must submit an application letter (including
e-mail address) in which the applicant clearly identifies the area or
discipline of proposed research, a curriculum vitae, statement of
proposed research not to exceed five pages, brief explanation of how the
applicant will contribute to academic diversity at Cornell, and three
letters of recommendation. Recommendations should be sent by referees
under separate cover, one of whom must be the dissertation advisor.
*The application deadline is Jan. 15, 2006.
Kindly send application materials to:*
Provost's Academic Diversity Postdoctoral Fellowship Program
Office of the Vice Provost for Diversity and Faculty Development
449 Day Hall
Ithaca, N.Y. 14853-2801
Phone: (607) 255-5358
Sofia Villenas, Ph.D
Associate Professor of Education and Latino/a Studies
418 Kennedy Hall
Department of Education
College of Agriculture and Life Sciences
Ithaca NY 14853
Email: sav33 at cornell.edu
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