University of Richmond, Jepson School of Leadership
John Marshall Visiting Research Fellow for 2019-20
|Institution Type:||College / University|
|Location:||Virginia, United States|
The John Marshall International Center for the Study of Statesmanship at the Jepson School of Leadership Studies, University of Richmond, invites applications for the position of John Marshall Visiting Research Fellow for the 2019-20 academic year.
The Marshall Fellow will pursue his or her own advanced research in political economy as it relates to the theory and practice of statesmanship, and be in residence during academic terms at the Jepson School actively contributing to the intellectual life of the School and University through meaningful interactions with faculty and participation in Marshall Center programs. Educational requirements: Ph.D. program in economics, history, philosophy, or political science. Candidates who are ABD will be considered, but must have completed the Ph.D. in one of these fields by August 1, 2019. Applications for the fellowship are encouraged from those who have just finished or who are about to finish their doctoral dissertations.
Inaugurated in 1992, the Jepson School of Leadership Studies is an independent academic unit of the University and offers students the opportunity to major or minor in Leadership Studies. With the aim of educating students for and about leadership, the Jepson School offers an intellectually challenging liberal arts curriculum delivered by means of a rigorous and innovative pedagogy.
The University of Richmond is a private university located just a short drive from downtown Richmond, Virginia. Through its five schools and wide array of campus programming, the University combines the best qualities of a small liberal arts college and a large university. With nearly 4,000 students, an 8:1 student-faculty ratio, and 92% of traditional undergraduate students living on campus, the University is remarkably student-centered, focused on preparing students “to live lives of purpose, thoughtful inquiry, and responsible leadership in a global and pluralistic society.”
The University of Richmond is committed to developing a diverse workforce and student body, and to modeling an inclusive campus community which values the expression of difference in ways that promote excellence in teaching, learning, personal development, and institutional success. Our academic community strongly encourages applications that are in keeping with this commitment. For more information on the School and its programs, please see https://jepson.richmond.edu. Additional information about the Marshall Center can be found athttps://jepson.richmond.edu/conferences/marshall/index.html.
Applicants should visit our Career Site (http://jobs.richmond.edu) and submit a curriculum vitae, cover letter, and one-page research plan, and writing sample. In addition, please provide the names of three references who will receive an email asking them to submit their reference letters to the University's Human Resources department at URHR@richmond.edu. Review of applications will commence March 10, 2019 and continue until the position is filled.
|Primary Category:||Political Science
|Secondary Categories:||Economic History / Studies