Temple University: Scholar-in-Residence Spring 2016

Temple University




Scholar-in-Residence Spring 2016

The Dance Department at Temple University invites applications for a week-long scholar-in-residence program. Due to the generous support of Dr. Robert Stroker, Dean and Vice Provost for the Arts, we welcome a visiting dance scholar as part of our mission to generate new research in dance, and provide mentoring opportunities for faculty and graduate students.

Dates of the Residency:        March 28-April 1, 2016

Terms of the Residency:

The Department will provide:

  • 5 nights’ accommodation at the Doubletree Hotel in Philadelphia
  • 5 days of per diems at $65 per day
  • Travel expenses of up to $1500
  • Honorarium of $1500

The Scholar-in-residence will:

  • Deliver two guest classes
  • Read and provide feedback on a draft chapter by a PhD dance student
  • Read and provide feedback on some draft writing by a dance faculty member
  • Provide a draft chapter of your own work (3 weeks in advance of visit) in preparation for two mentoring sessions with two dance faculty

Application Process:

Please submit:

  • Recent CV
  • 2-page statement outlining your current research activity and how it would benefit from engagement with specific Temple Dance faculty

Deadline for Applications:   December 22nd, 2015

Submit Applications to:        Dr. Sherril Dodds (sherril.dodds@temple.edu)

Results Notifications:            January 25th, 2016

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