The China Residencies Program
Deadline: Applications must be received by September 26, 2016
APPLY TO TEACH WEEK-LONG GRADUATE SEMINAR IN CHINA
Thanks to a generous grant from the Ford Foundation, the Organization of American Historians and the American History Research Association of China (AHRAC) are pleased to announce the fourth year of the exchange program between the two organizations.
In 2017, the program will include three intensive week-long seminars taught by U.S. historians at universities in the People's Republic of China. Participants will include graduate students drawn from throughout the PRC, as well as some early-career faculty members. OAH President Nancy F. Cott will lead one seminar.
The OAH International Committee seeks applications from OAH members with distinguished research and teaching records who are interested in leading one of the seminars listed below.
1. American Social History of Medicine, Shanghai University, Shanghai, PRC, July 17- 23, 2017
2. American Foreign Policy since WWII/History of the International Cold War, Shaanxi Normal University, Xi'an, PRC, late June 2017
2017 Teaching Seminars
The OAH International Committee and AHRAC will select two scholars from the OAH applicants. Those selected to participate will receive round-trip economy airfare between the United States and China, lodging and meals, and a stipend of $2,500. The OAH International Committee can offer practical advice about teaching and traveling in China to those selected and put them in contact with previous seminar leaders.
The application consists of a short (3-5 pages) cv, the name and contact information of three references who can speak to the applicant's teaching and scholarship, a brief (1-2 page) statement or brief syllabus outlining the structure and key questions or themes of the proposed seminar, and a brief (1 page) statement of interest and qualifications. Applicants must be members of the OAH. Application deadline is September 26, 2016.
Applications should be submitted electronically, in Microsoft Word format, to email@example.com. Please indicate "2017 China Residency Program–[NAME OF UNIVERSITY]" in the subject line.
For more information, please contact:
Professor Frank Towers, Chair, OAH International Committee, at firstname.lastname@example.org
Deadline: September 26, 2016
List of Past Recipients