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ISTANBUL STUDIES CENTER DOCTORAL/POST-DOCTORAL RESIDENCY FELLOWSHIP 2017-2018

DOCTORAL RESIDENCY FELLOWSHIP

Istanbul Studies Center at Kadir Has University invites applications for a nine-month Doctoral Residency Fellowship starting in the Fall Semester of 2017 - 2018 academic year. We are interested in proposals that involve comparative perspectives and methods of understanding the city in general, and Istanbul in particular.

Istanbul Studies Center (ISC) is an interdisciplinary forum for innovative research on socioeconomic, political, and cultural processes in world cities, with a focus on Istanbul. The main goal of the ISC is to encourage research on Istanbul, a world city in rapid change. The Center provides to the fellows affiliation, working space, access to library and other resources of the university while conducting their research in Istanbul, in the stimulating environment of Kadir Has University, located in the historical peninsula with a rich cultural and artistic constellation of institutions nearby.

During their residency the fellows are expected to participate in ISC’s Graduate Fellows Symposium, contribute to ISC’s public lecture, working paper series, news bulletin, and where appropriate assist courses. The language of instruction at Kadir Has University is English.

The applicant should send a cover letter, full academic CV, transcript, dissertation research proposal (not more than 8 pages single space), and the names of two references. The applicants should be ABDs (All but Dissertation) and/or carrying out their fieldwork/research.

The selected fellows, as affiliates of the ISC, will have the right to apply funding from TUBITAK (The Scientific and Technological Research Council of Turkey); please see

Code 2216 - Research Fellowships for Foreign Citizens

https://www.tubitak.gov.tr/en/scholarship/undergraduatesgraduates/internation al-programmes/2216/content-scope-of-the-support

 

I. Period March 06, 2017 - April 07, 2017
II. Period September 05, 2017 - October 06, 2017

 

Please address the application material to the Director of Istanbul Studies Center (isc@khas.edu.trt). The deadline for application is 15 May 2017. Applications will be considered as they come.

 

POST-DOCTORAL RESIDENCY FELLOWSHI

Istanbul Studies Center at Kadir Has University invites applications for a nine-month Postdoctoral Residency Fellowship starting in the Fall Semester of 2017 - 2018 academic year. We are interested in proposals that involve comparative perspectives and methods of understanding the city in general, and Istanbul in particular.

Istanbul Studies Center (ISC) is an interdisciplinary forum for innovative research on socioeconomic, political, and cultural processes in world cities, with a focus on Istanbul. The main goal of the ISC is to encourage research on Istanbul, a world city in rapid change. The Center provides to the fellows affiliation, working space, access to library and other resources of the university while conducting their research in Istanbul, in the stimulating environment of Kadir Has University, located in the historical peninsula with a rich cultural and artistic constellation of institutions nearby.

During their residency the fellows are expected to participate in ISC’s Graduate Fellows Symposium, contribute to ISC’s public lecture, working paper series, news bulletin, and where appropriate assist courses. The language of instruction at Kadir Has University is English. The applicant should send a cover letter, full academic CV, research proposal the applicant will carry out in Istanbul (not more than 8 pages single space), and one-page descriptions of the courses which will be offered (including a short reading list) and the names of three references. The applicants who have received their PhDs after 2012 are eligible to apply.

The selected fellows, as affiliates of the ISC, will have the right to apply funding from TUBITAK (The Scientific and Technological Research Council of Turkey); please see

Code 2216 Research Fellowships for Foreign Citizens

http://www.tubitak.gov.tr/en/funds/academy/international-researchersfellowship-programmes/content-2216-research-fellowship-programme-forinternational-researchers

 

I. Period March 06, 2017 - April 07, 2017
II. Period September 05, 2017 - October 06, 2017

 

Code 2218 Domestic Postdoctoral Research Fellowship Program

https://www.tubitak.gov.tr/tr/burslar/doktora-sonrasi/arastirma-bursprogramlari/icerik-2218-yurt-ici-doktora-sonrasi-arastirma-burs-programi

 

I. Period March 13, 2017 - April 14, 2017
II. Period September 05, 2017 - October 06, 2017

 

Please address the application material to the Director of Istanbul Studies Center (isc@khas.edu.trt). The deadline for application is 15 May 2017. Applications will be considered as they come.


 

KHAS Istanbul Studies Center Received TÜBİTAK Grant!


 

Istanbul Studies Center is delighted to announce that ISC project proposal entitled “Monitoring Changes in the City Region: The Case of Istanbul” has been awarded by TUBITAK 1001-Scientific and Technological Research Projects Funding Program.

This project will be carried out in 3 years by a project director, a researcher, two PhD students and a post-doctoral researcher.