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Alice Kaplan Institute for the Humanities Graduate Assistantship

Modified: March 14, 2016
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Graduate Assistantship — Alice Kaplan Institute for the Humanities
 
Application deadline: April 6, 2016
 
Build your credentials and portfolio in the public humanities!
 
Applications are being accepted for the Graduate Assistantship in the public humanities for the 2016-17 academic year. The Assistantship is designed to build professional capacity in programming, administration and leadership, and will provide hands-on experience in coordinating undergraduate initiatives—including designing and administering the Humanities Plunge—developing outreach initiatives, and managing programs of the Kaplan Humanities Institute.  The goal is to develop skills to build and expand credentials and portfolio in the public humanities, with particular training in understanding the mission and operations of an academic humanities institute.
 
Eligibility
 
  • PhD student in the humanities or social sciences
  • Must be in good academic standing and have the approval of primary thesis advisor and the program’s Director of Graduate Studies
  • Must not be beyond sixth year in the year of appointment
 
Funding: Will include stipend for academic year (Sept.-June), tuition scholarship, and health insurance
 
To apply: Please visit the Kaplan Humanities Institute for application instructions and materials. Application deadline is April 6, 2016.
 
Questions? Contact Jill Mannor.
Funding and Career Development