Type of Award: Fellowship
Nationality: Fellowship is open for U.S. citizens.
Employer: Ash Center for Democratic Governance and Innovation at Harvard Kennedy School funds fellowship.
Level of study: Fellowship is for Post Doctoral Studies.
Subject(s): Fellowship in Political Theory, Political Philosophy, Political Science, Sociology, Law, or History.
Duration: Fellowship is awarding for two academic year.
Number of awards: Unspecified.
Am I eligible? Preference will be given to post-doctoral scholars whose research interests coincide with the Ash Center’s current focus on innovations in public participation and political participation in non-democracies. Eligible applicants will be completing or will have just recently completed dissertations in the fields of political theory, political philosophy, political science, sociology, law, or history. The duration of the fellowship is two academic years.
How do I apply? The mode of applying is Electronically.
What does it cover? Fellows will receive stipend of $50,000 annually and $2,500 per year for research and/or health coverage during the fellowship. Fellowships for the 2013-2014 academic year begin in August 2013.
Description: The Ash Center for Democratic Governance and Innovation invites post-doctoral students to apply for its Post-Doctoral Democracy Fellowship. Democracy Fellowships aim to support post-doctoral scholars whose research must first illuminate aspects of democratic governance in ways that are outstanding according to the standards of the applicant’s academic discipline, and second, must provide normative or practical guidance regarding an urgent substantive policy or social problem related to democratic governance.
Closing Date: Send the completed form, one or two relevant paper manuscripts or articles, and a current CV by April 1, 2014.