JOE - February 2013

University of San Francisco
Academic Affairs/Provost Office
Ethnic Minority Dissertation Fellowship
Position Title/Short Description
Title: Ethnic Minority Dissertation Fellowship
Section: 2 -- US: Other Academic (Temporary, Adjunct, Visiting, Part-Time)
Location: San Francisco, CA, USA
JEL Classifications:
A1 -- General Economics
Z1 -- Cultural Economics; Economic Sociology; Economic Anthropology
Keywords: Ethnic Minority Dissertation Fellowship
Deadline Date: 02/15/2013

JOE ID Number: 201302_398479

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Ethnic Minority Dissertation Fellowship
University of San Francisco
Department: Academic Affairs/Provost Office
Job Type: Temporary

Job Summary:
The University of San Francisco invites applications from underrepresented ethnic minority scholars for the USF Dissertation Fellowship Program for academic year 2013-2014.

Job Responsibilities:
Program: Scholars complete their dissertation and initiate an ongoing program of scholarly or creative work, while becoming familiar with the usual service responsibilities of a university faculty member. Scholars teach one course in their discipline each semester and serve the University in various capacities. The program provides a stipend of $33,000 and limited support for relocation and research-related expenses. Additional support includes office space, computer and library privileges.

Minimum Qualifications:
Scholars are members of one of the following groups: African-Americans, Asian-Americans, Hispanics/Latino/as, or American Indians, and are U.S. citizens or Permanent Residents. Candidates must have completed all course work leading to their doctorate by Summer 2013, and must be considering a career in college teaching in one of the following fields:

Arts & Sciences: Architecture [Urban Studies]; Communication Studies; Comparative Literature; Economics; English; Environmental Studies; Politics; Psychology; Rhetoric and Languages [Applied Linguistics; Education Linguistics; Rhetoric and Composition; Public Address];Sociology; Performing Arts and Social Justice. Education: International and Multicultural Education; Educational Leadership; Special Education. Management: Accounting; Marketing; Entrepreneurship and International Business; Finance; Analytics and Technology; Hospitality Management; Organization, Leadership and Communication; Non Profit Management; Public Administration. Nursing and Health Professions: Nursing; Public Health; Clinical Psychology.

Applicants should submit a letter of application (indicating area of expertise), curriculum vitae, transcripts, dissertation prospectus, brief description of research plans, evidence of teaching ability (including student evaluations), and three letters of recommendation to:
Mary J. Wardell, Ed.D.'Associate Vice Provost' Dissertation Scholars Search,University of San Francisco,2130 Fulton Street,San Francisco, CA 94117-1080

Complete applications must be received by February 15, 2013 to ensure full consideration.

EEO Policy
The University of San Francisco is an equal opportunity institution of higher education. As a matter of policy, the University does not discriminate in employment, educational services and academic programs on the basis of an individual's race, color, religion, religious creed, ancestry, national origin, age (except minors), sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, marital status, medical condition (cancer-related and genetic-related) and disability, and the other bases prohibited by law. The University reasonably accommodates qualified individuals with disabilities under the law.
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