CEAH Director Position Open
The Office of the Vice President for Research(VPR) invites applicants for the position of Director, Center for Excellence in the Arts and Humanities (CEAH.) This part-time administrative position reports to the Office of the VPR.
If you have questions regarding this vacancy, please email Gregory Palermo, email@example.com or call 515-294-7163
Webinars for Faculty
Some funding agencies are offering free webinars to help faculty craft
their applications and proposals. Follow these links to learn more:
Fulbright Scholar Program
National Endowment for the Arts (NEA)
Adeleke receives a Fulbright Award
Tunde Adeleke, professor of history and director of the African and African American Studies program at Iowa State University, has received a 2013-2014 Fulbright Senior Scholar award. Adeleke is one of approximately 800 U.S. faculty and professionals who will travel abroad next year through the Fulbright Scholar Program to fulfill the program's mission to build mutual understanding between people of the United States and the world. Adeleke will go to Bucharest, Romania for six months starting October 2013. He will teach classes on African American studies at the University of Bucharest and conduct research focusing on the similarities and differences between black Americans and black Europeans.
John Monroe awarded 2012-2013
Howard Foundation Fellowship
Dr. John Monroe has been awarded the prestigious George A. and Eliza Gardner Howard Foundation Fellowship (History, 2013-2014) for his application, "African Sculpture and the Invention of Primitive Art in Paris, 1918-1939." The fellowships are $30,000 grants intended to give mid-career artists and scholars time to pursue creative work and research. Each year, the grants are offered to a rotating set of scholarly disciplines and artistic fields. These competitive fellowships are awarded to only 10-12 recipients annually. The Howard Foundation Fellowship is one of only four non-residential sabbatical grants currently available for humanities scholars.
Iowa State University Architecture Professor Wins Esteemed Rome Prize
Thomas Leslie, Iowa State University Pickard Chilton Professor in Architecture, has won a prestigious 2013 Rome Prize from the American Academy in Rome. Leslie won the Booth Family Rome Prize for Historic Preservation and Conservation. During his six-month fellowship in Rome, he will document, analyze and advocate for the preservation of buildings by Pier Luigi Nervi, a postwar Italian engineer and architect.
Grant Forward Funding
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