[Air-l] Dissertation Fellowship Program 2007-2008

David M Silver dmsilver at usfca.edu
Wed Sep 27 12:25:27 PDT 2006

The University of San Francisco invites applications from
underrepresented ethnic minority scholars for the USF Dissertation
Fellowship Program for academic year 2007-2008.

Program:  Scholars complete the dissertation and initiate an ongoing
program of scholarly or creative work, and become familiar with the
usual service responsibilities of a university faculty member.  Scholars
teach one course in the discipline each semester and serve the
University in various capacities.  The Program provides a stipend of
$32,000 and limited support for relocation and research-related
expenses. Additional support includes office space, computer and library

Qualifications:   Scholars are members of one of the following groups: 
African Americans, Asian Americans, Hispanics/Latinos, or American
Indians and are U.S. citizens or permanent residents.  Candidates must
have completed all course work leading to the doctorate by summer 2007
and must be considering a career in college teaching.  We are searching
in the following field: College of Arts and Sciences: Media Studies.

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:

Gerardo Marín, Ph.D., Associate Provost
Dissertation Scholars Search
University of San Francisco
2130 Fulton Street, LM Rossi 4th floor
San Francisco, CA  94117-1080

Complete applications must be received by January 15, 2007 to ensure
full consideration.

The University of San Francisco is a Jesuit Catholic university founded
in 1855 to educate leaders who will fashion a more humane and just
world.  Candidates should demonstrate a commitment to work in a
culturally diverse environment and to contribute to the mission of the

USF is an Equal Opportunity Employer dedicated to affirmative action and
to excellence through diversity.  The University provides reasonable
accommodations to qualified applicants with disabilities upon request.

david silver
department of media studies
university of san francisco

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