[artinfo] Hungarian Doctoral Research Fellowship
zsilinszky.zsofia at mke.hu
Tue Feb 9 00:01:13 CET 2010
University of Alberta
The Wirth Institute for Austrian and Central European Studies
invites applications for a
Hungarian Doctoral Research Fellowship
for advanced students in Hungary
The Hungarian Doctoral Research Fellowship is
tenable in the 2010-2011 academic year (1
September 2010 - 31 August 2011) at the Wirth
Institute for Austrian and Central European
Studies of the University of Alberta in Edmonton,
Canada. The Fellowship is valued at CAN $
25,200.00 and will be paid in equal monthly
instalments at the end of each month.
The successful candidate will hold this
fellowship at the Wirth Institute for Austrian
and Central European Studies, and is expected to
be actively engaged in Ph.D. thesis research.
Successful candidates are also expected to
participate in the Institute's cultural,
scholarly and academic activities, particularly
the development of academic relationships with
institutions in Hungary.
Young scholars from any discipline in the
Humanities, Social Sciences or Fine Arts are
invited to apply. Candidates should be Hungarian
citizens enrolled in a Ph.D. programme at a
Hungarian university at all-but-dissertation
level and have an excellent command of spoken and
written English. A sound reading knowledge of
either a Slavic language or German and a proven
research record (ideally in the form of
publications), would be an asset.
The University of Alberta welcomes diversity and
encourages applications from all qualified women
and men, including persons with disabilities.
Applicants should submit a short English-language
description (maximum 500 words) of their research
project, a full curriculum vitae, and the names
of two references. Application should be
submitted by e-mail to the Wirth Institute c/o
<mailto:franz.szabo at ualberta.ca>Dr. Franz Szabo
and the Ministry of Education and Culture c/o
<mailto:andrea.ludanyi at okm.gov.hu>Ludányi Andrea.
Application deadline: 15 April 2010
Finalists in the competition for this fellowship
will be interviewed in Budapest by the Director
of the Wirth Institute for Austrian and Central
European Studies in late April or early May 2010.
Successful candidates will be advised by e-mail
beforehand of the specific date, time and place
of the interview.
Decisions will be announced by 15 May 2010.
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