Political Science, Massachusetts Institute of Technology

Fellowship ID:MIT-Political Science-DIVDIS [#5233]
Fellowship Title: Diversity Dissertation Fellowship
Fellowship Type:Fellowship or award
Location:Cambridge, Massachusetts 02139, United States [map]
Subject Area: Political Science / Political Science
Appl Deadline:2015/02/15 finished (posted 2014/12/10, updated 2015/09/06, listed until 2015/11/27)
Description:    

*** this fellowship has been closed, and no new applications will be accepted. ***

The Department of Political Science at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology announces a dissertation fellowship for advanced graduate students. This fellowship has several equally important goals. It seeks to locate applicants of exceptional academic achievement who are working on interesting and important topics that will contribute to the political science profession and to the intellectual life of MIT’s political science department. It also seeks to increase the diversity of MIT’s faculty, thereby maximizing the educational benefits of diversity.

The fellowship will provide one year of support for students working to complete a dissertation leading to a Doctor of Philosophy. Students are expected to complete their dissertations during the fellowship period.

Interested applicants should send the following materials to the address below:

1. Cover letter, in which applicant describes his/her research goals and his/her intellectual efforts in enhancing diversity in the political science profession. 2. Curriculum vitae. 3. Transcript 4. Three letters of recommendation. 5. One chapter of the dissertation. Upload all materials, no later than February 15, 2015.

MIT is an equal employment opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment and will not be discriminated against on the basis of race, color, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, religion, disability, age, genetic information, veteran status, ancestry, or national or ethnic origin.


Application Materials Required:
Submit the following items online at this website:
And anything else requested in the description.

Further Info:
http://web.mit.edu/polisci/index.shtml
email
 
Department of Political Science
MIT
E53-470
77 Massachusetts Avenue
Cambridge, MA 02139

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