Fellowship Programs

Now accepting applications for the 2018-2019 Fellowship Program!

 

Senior Fellows Program

The Bill and Carol Fox Center for Humanistic Inquiry announces up to four annual internal Fellowships available to tenured members of the Emory University faculty for an academic year of study and residence in the Center.  FCHI Senior Fellows will be released from their University teaching and service commitments for the academic year, in addition to receiving a research budget from the Center.

2018-2019 Application Information 

Great Works Seminar Application           
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President's Humanities Fellows Program

The Bill and Carol Fox Center for Humanistic Inquiry announces an annual Fellowship available to tenured members of the Emory University faculty in the professional schools and Oxford College for an academic year of study and residence in the Center.  The purpose of the FCHI President’s Humanities Fellows Program is to stimulate and support humanistic research by providing faculty with the necessary time, space, and other resources.  Please contact the Fox Center at foxcenter@emory.edu or 404.727.6424 for more information.

This Fellowship Program will not be available for 2018-2019.

 

Post-Doctoral Fellows Program

The Bill and Carol Fox Center for Humanistic Inquiry announces up to three annual Post-Doctoral Fellowships for an academic year of study, teaching, and residence in the Center.  The purpose of the FCHI Post-Doctoral Fellows Program is to stimulate and support humanistic research by providing scholars in early stages of their careers with the necessary time, space, and other resources.  In addition, the Program was created to allow the Emory community access to a range of humanistic work by visiting scholars from other institutions.  Please note that Post-Doctoral Fellows, who must have the PhD in hand before submission of their applications, are awarded to those who have held the PhD for no more than six years before receiving the fellowship.

2018-2019 Application Information 

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Post-Doctoral Fellowship in Poetics

The Bill and Carol Fox Center for Humanistic Inquiry announces a Post-Doctoral Fellowship in Poetics, funded by a Challenge Grant awarded by the National Endowment for the Humanities, for an academic year of study, teaching, and residence in the Center.  Please note that Post-Doctoral Fellows, who must have the PhD in hand before submission of their applications, are awarded to those who have held the PhD for no more than six years before receiving the fellowship. 

2017-2018 Application Information 

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Dissertation Completion Fellows Program

The Bill and Carol Fox Center for Humanistic Inquiry announces its annual Dissertation Completion Fellowships for students enrolled in the Laney Graduate School of Emory University for an academic year of residence in the Center to finish their dissertations.  The purpose of the FCHI Dissertation Completion Fellowship Program is to support timely completion of PhD work; it is designed for students whose work is far enough advanced so that completion and final approval of the dissertation during the academic year can be assured.

2018-2019 Application Information 

 

Graduate Digital Publishing Fellows Program

The Bill and Carol Fox Center for Humanistic Inquiry is pleased to announce two new Graduate Digital Publishing Fellowships, generously funded by the Andrew W. Mellon Foundation.  These Fellowships are open to students in the humanities and humanistic social sciences enrolled in the Laney Graduate School of Emory University for an academic year of residence in the Center to finish their dissertations.  The purpose of the FCHI Graduate Digital Publishing Fellowship Program is to support timely completion of dissertations with digital components. It is designed for students whose work is far enough advanced so that completion and final approval of the dissertation during the academic year can be assured.

2018-2019 Application Information 

 

HASTAC Scholars Program at the Fox Center

The Fox Center for Humanistic Inquiry (fchi.emory.edu) will nominate up to two graduate students to the HASTAC Scholars Program (Humanities, Arts, Science, and Technology Alliance and Collaboratory; hastac.org).  This two-year program encourages graduate students working at the intersection of technology and the arts, humanities and sciences to rethink pedagogy, learning, research, and academia for the digital age.

Humanities Honors Fellowship

The Fox Center for Humanistic Inquiry, with the Emory College Honors Program, will offer up to four undergraduate fellowships to support work on completing projects for one semester. 

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Halle Institute - FCHI Undergraduate Global Research Fellows

The Halle Institute for Global Research and Learning and the Fox Center for Humanistic Inquiry (FCHI) will offer up to six Fellowships to support research outside the United States for juniors in any school (Arts and Sciences, Business, Nursing) contemplating honors theses or other types of senior capstone projects. The international research portion of the fellowship will be followed by participation in the vibrant research community of Emory faculty, graduate students, and visiting scholars based at the FCHI and the Halle Institute. For more information, please contact the Fox Center at foxcenter@emory.edu or 404.727.6424.

Application Information:   (.pdf)   (Word)

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Distinguished Visiting Professorship

In alternate years, the Fox Center for Humanistic Inquiry brings to Emory an eminent humanities scholar with an international reputation in interdisciplinary research for a semester in residence in a humanities department or program as a FCHI Fellow, to teach, do research, present public lectures and discussions, and participate in the intellectual life of the Center.  Nominations for Distinguished Visiting Professors are made by collaborating programs within Emory University.

 

VW Foundation Fellowship Program

In spring 2014, the Fox Center became a partner institution with the Volkswagen Foundation's Post-Doctoral Fellowships in the Humanities at Universities and Research Institutes in the U.S. and Germany.  The program funds up to 12 post-doctoral Fellows from German institutions who will spend an academic year concentrating on research, and the FCHI is now one of the options they may choose.

Please click here for more information, or contact Professor Astrid M. Eckert at aeckert@emory.edu.

CHCI/SSHRC Post-Doctoral Fellowships Collaboration

The Fox Center is a host institution for CHCI/SSHRC Fellowships Collaboration. These SSHRC Post-Doctoral Fellowships are open to Canadian citizens and offer stipendiary support for full-time research to recent PhD graduates. Through this collaboration, SSHRC Post-Doctoral Fellows are residents in CHCI member institutions, and become part of stimulating research environments with access to unique scholarly resources and communities. More information on these Fellowships is located at http://chcinetwork.org/chci-sshrc-postdoctoral-fellowships-collaboration/

Summer Research Fellows

Each summer Emory University’s Stuart A. Rose Manuscript, Archives and Rare Book Library, in partnership with the Bill and Carol Fox Center for Humanistic Inquiry, offers short-term fellowships to visiting scholars to support scholarly use of the Library’s research collections.  In addition to receiving reference support from the library, Summer Fellows have an office, a computer, and facilities support in the FCHI house for up to six weeks during the summer.

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