The Department of Peace and Conflict Research and the Nordic Africa Institute as of now welcome applications to the Claude Ake Visiting Chair for 2017.
first December 2016. The Chair holder is relied upon to burn through three (3) months in Uppsala in the time-traverse mid-August to mid December 2017.
Offered yearly? Yes
Qualified Countries: African nations
To be taken at (nation): Sweden
About the Award:
The Chair is planned for researchers who, as Claude Ake, consolidate a significant responsibility to grant with a solid backing for social equity. The Chair is interested in social researchers working at African colleges with issues identified with war, peace, struggle determination, human rights, majority rules system and improvement on the African landmass.
The Claude Ake Visiting Chair is a co-financed joint effort between the Department of Peace and Conflict Research, Uppsala University, and the Nordic Africa Institute. The reason for the grant program is to respect the memory of Professor Claude Ake, unmistakable African researcher, logician and humanist, and to welcome applications from universally perceived senior researchers with scholarly capability in their particular fields of aptitude.
Offered Since: 2003
Sort: Visiting Chair
Qualification: Applicants ought to be universally perceived senior researchers with scholarly skill in their individual fields of aptitude. Ordinarily, this means Professor, Associate Professor, or their identicalness. The Chair holder is relied upon to burn through three (3) months in Uppsala in the time-traverse mid-August to mid December 2017. Applications from female competitors are energized.
Number of Awardees: 1
Estimation of Scholarship: The awardee is qualified for a tax-exempt stipend/grant. The aggregate sum is ascertained by number of days spent in Uppsala. Likewise, travel expenses and settlement for the holder of the position, and, if applicable, his/her going with companion/critical other, are secured by the concede. The Chair holder is given office space at the DPCR and NAI, and essential office gear
The Chair holder is offered a helpful situation to seek after his or her own examination, while there is likewise open door for addressing, holding courses and adding to continuous research exercises at the Department of Peace and Conflict Research and the Nordic Africa Institute.
Span of Scholarship: 3 months
Step by step instructions to Apply: The application must contain:
A total and redesigned educational programs vitae (CV), including applicable data with respect to scholastic title, ebb and flow and past positions, research and showing exercises, and a rundown of distributions. It ought to likewise incorporate all important contact data.
A short unique of the exploration venture to be done as going by seat holder.
An examination proposition illustrating the fundamental components of the exploration venture to be completed amid the visit including the normal results. The favored day and age for the visit amid 2017 ought to likewise be expressed. If it’s not too much trouble take note of that entry in Uppsala ought to be abstained from amid the scholastic break time of mid-June to mid-August. The length of the proposition ought to be at least 3 and a greatest of 5 pages.
Two of the candidate’s productions. These ought to ordinarily be the two most imperative articles identified with the exploration venture to be sought after amid the visit.
A marked letter of assignment from a senior researcher in a similar field. Selections may originate from individual researchers/associates, including previous Claude Ake Visiting Chairs, and should incorporate an inspiration for the assignment.
A marked letter from the candidate’s Head of Department or Dean (or comparable) which affirms that the application is upheld by the foundation with which the chosen one is associated. The Claude Ake Visiting Chair Committee audits the applications and names the Chair. The Committee is right now comprised of Assistant Professor Anders Themnér (Project Leader for the Claude Ake Visiting Chair, DPCR), Professor Victor Adetula (Head of Research, NAI and Claude Ake Chair Holder 2013), and Marie Karlsson (Administrative Coordinator for the Claude Ake Visiting Chair, NAI).
Addresses for the accommodation of uses: (Email in connection underneath) OR
The Nordic Africa Institute Att:
The Claude Ake Visiting Chair
Box 1703 751 47 Uppsala
Visit Scholarship Webpage for points of interest
Grant Provider: Department of Peace and Conflict Research, Uppsala University, and the Nordic Africa Institute
Imperative Notes: Please take note of that inadequate applications or applications got after this date won’t be considered. Applications ought to be sent either by means of customary mail or email. Likewise take note of that the Claude Ake Visiting Chair is reliant on outer financing. In the remarkable occasion that the program does not get full subsidizing, candidates will be educated instantly.