The University of Washington is pleased to announce the competition for the 2015-16 Fulbright Chair in Arctic Studies is open. The Arctic Chair position - the first in the nation - is for Canadian scholars, scientists, practitioners or community/political leaders to conduct research at the University of Washington, lead an undergraduate seminar in Arctic studies, present a public lecture on the Arctic, and engage with UW colleagues on various Arctic initiatives. The successful applicant will receive $25,000 U.S. for a two quarter residency at the University of Washington, Seattle.
The competition is currently open, the application deadline is November 15th, 2014. Please visit http://www.fulbright.ca/programs/canadian-scholars/visiting-chairs-program-can/ for additional information.
The Canada Fulbright Visiting Chair in Arctic Studies is supported by the UW Office of Global Affairs, the Henry M. Jackson School of International Studies, Social Sciences Division, College of Arts and Sciences, College of the Environment, and the Foundation for Educational Exchange Between Canada and the United States of America, Ottawa. The Canadian Studies Center, in the Jackson School, serves as the hosting unit for the Arctic Chair.
Information sheet/flyer: attached
Fulbright Chair in Arctic Studies at the UW: http://www.jsis.washington.edu/arctic/fulbright
Fulbright Canada, Brad Hector, firstname.lastname@example.org
University of Washington, Canadian Studies Center, email@example.com