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Postdoctoral Program


TOPIC:  ACTIVE GENETICS

Call for Applications: Postdoctoral Scholars, 2019-2021

This recruitment is now closed. The new postdoctoral scholars in Active Genetics will be announced in Spring-Summer 2019. 

 

TOPIC:  ETHICS OF SCIENCE, TECHNOLOGY, AND MEDICINE

Call for Applications: Postdoctoral Scholars, 2019-2021

This recruitment is now closed. The new postdoctoral scholar in the Ethics of Science, Technology, and Medicine will be announced in Spring-Summer 2019.

  

Visiting Scholar Program


Call for Applications: Visiting Scholar Program

IPE offers a limited number of Visiting Scholar positions each academic year in order to support advanced research and writing on any aspect of the mission of the IPE.

Visiting Scholars must have their own extramural funding, but are provided with shared office space, as well as full access to all UCSD academic, institutional, and recreational resources. They benefit from interaction in a supportive, interdisciplinary community of scholars and have an opportunity to present their research. For more details, view the Call for Applications.

 

Opportunities for UC San Diego Faculty


Small Grants for Faculty

Call for Applications: Small Grants for Faculty and Research Scientists

IPE is pleased to announce its second annual call for small grants for faculty and research scientists at UC San Diego. The application deadline is Friday, February 15, 2019.

To apply, please send a two-page Project Description to ipe@ucsd.edu. This description should include:

  • the names and affiliations of the proposing faculty or research scientists
  • a 300-500 word executive summary of the project
  • a brief explanation of how the project will further IPE's goals
  • a short budget and budget justification.

Applicants will be notified by March 15, 2019.

  

Opportunities for UC San Diego Graduate Students


Call for Proposals: PhD Student Summer Funding Fellowships

Please see the Call for Proposals above for complete details about this opportunity. 

ELIGIBILITY: Eligible applicants must be a UC San Diego PhD student in good standing.

AWARD AMOUNT: A Gene Drive PhD fellow will receive a $5000 stipend in the summer of 2019, and a General IPE PhD fellow will receive a $4,000 stipend in the summer of 2019. In both cases it is expected that the PhD fellow will participate in a monthly workshop for the 2019-2020 year.

APPLICATION PROCESS: Please submit an electronic application with the following information:

  • Project Description (3 pages maximum). This should include theoretical framing, your research plan, and a paragraph of how the scholarly activity is consistent with the IPE vision.
  • CV
  • Letter of recommendation from your primary faculty advisor

Submit application via e-mail to ipe@ucsd.edu, with the subject line, “IPE PhD Fellowship Program.”

DEADLINE: March 21, 2019

For questions and clarifications regarding whether your intellectual idea fits with the purpose of the fellowship, contact either John Evans (jhevans@ucsd.edu) (social science) or Craig Callender (ccallender@ucsd.edu) (philosophy of science or ethics).

 

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