Thursday, October 27, 2011
This Week’s Posts
EMPLOYMENT: 2 Postdoc Positions in IFPRI’s Markets, Trade and Institutions Division. IFPRI seeks 2 qualified candidates to serve as a Postdoctoral Fellows for its Markets, Trade and Institutions Division. Deadline: open
SCHOLARSHIP: Two PhD Positions in the Institutional & Behavioural Economics group (ZMT Bremen). The newly established working group “Institutional & Behavioural Economics” is looking for 2 PhD candidates in economics. Deadline: open
FELLOWSHIP: Mellon/ACLS Dissertation Completion Fellowships. The Mellon/ACLS Dissertation Completion Fellowships support a year of research and writing to help advanced graduate students in the humanities and related social sciences in the last year of Ph.D. dissertation writing. Deadline: November 9, 2011
FELLOWSHIP: The Yale World Fellows Program. The program each year brings to Yale University 14-18 highly accomplished men and women from a diverse set of countries around the world to spend an intensive semester exploring critical issues and undergoing leadership training, with the full resources of Yale University at their disposal. Deadline: December 9, 2011
CALL FOR PROPOSALS: Fund for Gender Equality (Arab States). The Fund for Gender Equality announces its second Call for Proposals for innovative programmes to help women achieve political and economic empowerment. Deadline: November 4, 2011
CALL FOR PROPOSALS: USAID and NSF Partnerships for Enhanced Engagement in Research (PEER). This competitive grants program allows scientists in developing countries to apply for funds to support research and capacity-building activities in partnership with their NSF-funded collaborators on topics of importance to USAID, including (but not limited to) food security, global health, and climate change. Deadline: November 30, 2011
PUBLICATION: The Knowledge Translation Toolkit: Bridging the Know–Do Gap. The toolkit provides a thorough overview of what knowledge translation (KT) is and how to use it most effectively to bridge the “know–do” gap between research, policy, practice, and people.
PUBLICATION: Towards A Global Partnership for Capacity Building in Land Administration. A paper from last year’s World Bank Conference on Land and Poverty.