Charles Wallace Trust Visiting Fellowship for Pakistan

The Charles Wallace Pakistan Trust will sponsor one scholar or practitioner from Pakistan as visitor to the Department of Politics and International Relations for one Oxford term in the 2015-2016 academic year.

 

The fellowship will enable a Pakistani academic or professional to undertake a short working visit to the University of Oxford’s Department of Politics and International Relations, with the aim of broadening their professional knowledge, skills and contacts. The content of a fellowship normally takes the form of professional interaction, study and research.

 

What it is
The Charles Wallace Visiting Fellowship to the Department of Politics and International Relations is sponsored by the Charles Wallace Pakistan Trust, in cooperation with the British Council in Pakistan. The duration of the Fellowship is up to three months, and the Visiting Fellow is expected to be in residence for one Oxford term of the 2015-2016 academic year.

 

The purpose of the fellowship is to advance the understanding of contemporary problems and issues facing Pakistan across a broad range of themes.

 

An all-inclusive monthly stipend of £1,400 is offered by the Trust in order to cover costs at Oxford, together with a return economy air fare from Pakistan.

 

How to apply
If you would like to apply for the Charles Wallace Trust Visiting Fellowship for Pakistan please complete the application form (link below) and send it, along with a current copy of your Curriculum Vitae, to Matthew Kennedy at matthew.kennedy@politics.ox.ac.uk by Friday 17th April 2015.

 

Here you can download the Charles Wallace Trust Visitor Application Form (Word-document).

 

Selection follows the Department of Politics and International Relations’ policy and procedure for Academic Visitors and is subject to the approval of the Charles Wallace Pakistan Trust and the British Council in Pakistan. Applicants will be evaluated primarily on the strength of their proposals and readiness to undertake and successfully complete their proposed project. Priority will be given to applicants who have not had opportunities to study outside of Pakistan.

 

Further information on the Fellowship can be found here.

 

For queries contact Matthew Kennedy (matthew.kennedy@politics.ox.ac.uk)

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