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2014 Ford Foundation Fellowships competition is CLOSED and no longer accepting applications.

Application deadlines for the 2014 competitons were:

Predoctoral application deadline was:  
November 20, 2013
(5:00 PM EST)

Dissertation and Postdoctoral application deadlines were:
November 15, 2013

(5:00 PM EST)

Supplementary Materials receipt deadline (all levels) was January 9, 2014  

 

 


2013 Conference of Ford Fellows

Critical Transformations and Intersections: Knowledge, Community, and Action


Hotel & cONFERENCE lOCATIONS

Hotel Location:
Key Bridge Marriot Hotel
1401 Lee Hwy
Arlington, VA 22209

Conference Location:
National Academy of Sciences (NAS) Building
2101 Constitution Ave. NW
Washington, DC 20418
 

Thursday, September 26, 2013

New Fellows Orientation

Location:
Key Bridge Marriot Hotel
1401 Lee Hwy
Arlington, VA 22209


Friday, September 27, 2013

7:15 - 8:15 am        

Buses depart from Key Bridge Marriot Hotel to the NAS Building

8:00 - 9:00 amRegistration
 Sign-Up for Publishers & One-on-One Advising
 Poster Session Set-Up
 Breakfast
9:15 - 10:00 amWelcoming Statements and Morning Sessions

10:15 - 11:30 am

Keynote Presentation
11:30 am - 1:00 pm Lunch
 Poster Session
1:00 - 2:30 pmPlenary Session on Gender, Sexuality, and Dis/Ability (Embodiment)
2:00 - 6:00 pmOne-on-One Meetings with Publishers
 One-on-One Advising
3:00 - 4:00 pmSpecial Interest Sessions
 Nuts and Bolts of Going on the Job Market STEM
 Take Action: Publishing in STEM
 LGBTQ2 in Academe: Policy, Activism, and Knowledge Production
 Invisible Labor
 Publishing in Social Sciences and the Humanities
 Contingent Faculty in Today’s Academia
 Strategic Partnerships
 Public Intellectualism: Media Interaction, Social Branding, and Knowledge
 Salvaging Your Personal Self: The Pursuit of Family-Work Balance
4:15 - 5:15 pmAcademic Exchange Sessions
 History
 

Ethnic Studies

 Performance, Art History, Ethnomusicology, Communication
 Literature & Language
 Life Sciences
 Sociology
 Engineering
5:15 - 6:15 pmSpecial Plenary Session: Job Market
6:30 - 7:30 pmReception
6:45 - 7:45 pmBuses depart National Academies to Hotel

 Saturday, September 28, 2013

7:15 - 8:15 am             

Buses from Hotel to the NAS Building 
8:00 - 8:45 am           Breakfast
9:00 - 9:15 amAnnouncements  Opening Sessions
9:00 - 10:15 amKeynote Presentation

11:00 am - 12:00 pm  

Plenary Presentations by Ford Fellows
12:00 - 4:15 pmOne-on-One Meetings with Publishers
 One-on-One Advising
12:00 - 1:00 pmLunch
1:00 - 2:00 pmAcademic Exchange Sessions
 Philosophy & Religion
 Anthropology
 Physical Science & Mathematics
 Psychology
 Cultural Studies
 Social Sciences & Linguistics
 Biomedical Sciences & Molecular Biology
 Gender & Sexuality
2:15 - 3:30 pmWorkshops
 Predoc - Life & Phys Sci, Math & Eng
 Predoc - Social & Behavioral Sciences/Humanities
 Dissertation - Life & Phys Sci, Math & Eng
 Dissertation - Social & Behavioral Sciences/Humanities
 Postdoc - Life & Phys Sci, Math & Eng
 Postdoc - Social Sciences & Humanities
 Jr. Faculty Success: Humanities & Qualitative
 Jr. Faculty Success: Sciences and Quantitative
4:00 - 5:00 pm Special Interest Sessions
 Nuts and Bolts of Going on the Job Market - Social Sciences and Humanities
 Writing Successful Grants –Social Sciences and Humanities
 Transforming the Classroom for a Modern Era
 Negotiating for Success
 Complementary Career Paths and Intellectual Community
 Dis/Ability Issues in Academe: Policy, Activism, and Knowledge Production
 Writing Successful Grants – STEM
 Presumed Competent or Incompetent? Navigating Race-Gender Politics in Academe
 Transformative Leadership
5:00 - 6:00 pmPlenary Session on Knowledge, Social Justice and Action
6:00 - 6:30 pmClosing
6:30 - 7:30 pmBuses depart the NAS Building to Hotel