Application Deadline:
March 20, 2015

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bullet 2015-16 Topic: Sex

Email or call Jennifer Conway,
the Forum's Associate Director, 215.898.8220.


Regional Faculty Research Fellowships

Topic: Sex

Application deadline:
March 20, 2015

The Penn Humanities Forum announces the availability of four $5000 research fellowships for standing faculty in the humanities from colleges and universities in Philadelphia and the surrounding region.

Interested candidates must be engaged in research directly related to Sex, the Forum's topic for 2015–2016.

Fellows are expected to attend in the Forum's weekly Mellon Research Seminar held on Tuesdays, 12:00–2:00 p.m. during the academic year (September–April), and to present a paper at one of the sessions. (Please allow travel time when scheduling your classes or other duties.)

Other seminar members include Mellon postdoctoral fellows, Penn faculty fellows, the directors of the Forum, and others.


bullet Please complete the following information and upload here as a single PDF (be sure to complete all fields before uploading your file):
  Project Title
  125-word Project Abstract
  Two-page description of the research you propose to undertake during the Sex fellowship year.
  Your up-to-date c.v.
bullet Also required is one confidential letter of recommendation from your department chair, another administrator, or a senior scholar in your field. Please direct your referee to submit his or her letter online (only) here no later than the application deadline, March 20th.

Regional Faculty Fellows
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2005-06 | Word & Image
2004-05 | Sleep & Dreams
2003-04 | Belief
2002-03 | The Book
2001-02 | Time
2008-09 | Change 2000-01 | Style
2007-08 | Origins