DESCRIPTION OF AWARD
The Center for the Study of
Women and Institute for American Cultures announce a joint award: the Research
Excellence Award for Associate Professors for the 2017-18 academic year. This
Award consists of a monograph manuscript (or equivalent) workshop organized by
CSW-IAC to promote continuing excellence in scholarship by UCLA professors at
the associate level addressing questions important to the fields of critical
race and postcolonial studies and/or gender, sexuality, and ethnic
Candidates for the award must
be nominated by a fellow faculty member (does not have to be from UCLA) committed to co-organizing the workshop
alongside the CSW-IAC selection committee and staff.
STRUCTURE OF WORKSHOPS
workshop will feature a distinguished outside reader from the awardee’s field who
will prepare detailed written reports in preparation for the workshop
discussion. Also invited will be a select group of local colleagues and
intellectual interlocutors who will also have had an opportunity to read the
manuscript or portions thereof. These workshops will offer awardees an extended
and detailed discussion of his or her manuscript and a pragmatic plan of action
APPLICATION AND DEADLINE
The application requires the
abstract of the book manuscript, including a progress report on state of
completion by the time of the workshop
past service to or collaboration with IAC or CSW highlighted
of Nomination, noting three potential outside readers of the manuscript
Application may be submitted by
nominator or nominee.
Wednesday, March 1, 2017 (by 11:59pm PT)
Review of the applications will
begin on March 2, 2017.
Contact Kristina Nyden, Management Services Officer, at firstname.lastname@example.org.