DESCRIPTION OF AWARD
The Center for the Study of Women
and Institute for American Cultures established
the joint Research Excellence Award for Associate Professors in January 2017.
We are proud to once again accept applications for this award for the second
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
Monday, March 12, 2018
The application requires the
abstract of the book manuscript, including a progress report on state of
completion by the time of the workshop
Curriculum Vitae, with
past service to or collaboration with IAC and/or CSW highlighted
of Nomination, noting three potential outside readers of the manuscript
Application may be submitted by
nominator or nominee.
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