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Humanities Research Group

University of Windsor Fellowship


As part of its ongoing mandate to foster research in the humanities, broadly-defined, the Humanities Research Group is offering a fellowship in the 2017-2018 academic year.  University of Windsor faculty with research or creative projects in the arts, humanities, or in theoretical, historical, or philosophical aspects of the social sciences are invited to apply. Multidisciplinary or interdisciplinary projects are particularly welcome.

2017-2018 Humanities Fellowships [1]

The fellowship is  designed to provide University of Windsor faculty with the time necessary to complete major research or creative projects and to prepare the results for publication, presentation, or performance. Projects should be completed during the tenure of the award. Fellows will be affiliated with the HRG and will deliver a public lecture about their work. HRG fellowships carry an award of one term (two courses) release time from teaching, during which fellows will be expected to engage in full-time research. All full-time faculty, at any rank, tenured or probationary, are eligible to apply.

There is no application form. Letters of application should include a rationale for working with the HRG, a curriculum vitae, one page abstract, and a detailed description of the research project. Applicants should arrange to have three letters of reference sent directly to the HRG before the deadline via electronic email to Incomplete applications cannot be considered.

Applications should be submitted to:

Kim Nelson, Director
Humanities Research Group
University of Windsor
401 Sunset Avenue
Windsor, Ontario N9B 3P4

For electronic applications please send to

Funding for these fellowships provided by the Dean, Faculty of Arts, Humanities and Social Sciences.

Deadline for these applications is March 1, 2017.  For more information contact:

Yvonne Zimmerman

519 253 3000 Ext 3508