Call for Applications:
Visiting Ph.D. Fellowships: Resisting the Path to Genocide, a College 2020 Research Cluster at the University of Southern California (USC), offers funding for one visiting Ph.D. candidate per semester, beginning in Spring of 2011.
The grant will be up to $4000 and shall allow the candidate to conduct research at USC for four weeks.
We are accepting international applications from Ph.D. candidates at any university, from any relevant discipline, who are working on a subject relevant to the cluster’s activities. (Information about the questions and the scope of the research cluster can be found at http://college.usc.edu/2020-resistance)
The fellow will be expected to provide the cluster with fresh perspectives, to play a role in the cluster activities, and to give a paper at one of the internal cluster workshops. The aim is to enhance the discussion of genocide resistance and foster a future network of scholars.
Candidates should submit a CV, a research proposal including a project outline and methodology, and two letters of recommendation to Alida Liberman(firstname.lastname@example.org).
The deadline for Spring 2011 is Monday 28 February.