Call for Applications, Georg Arnhold Senior Fellow  for Education for Sustainable Peace, Germany

Call for Applications, Georg Arnhold Senior Fellow for Education for Sustainable Peace, Germany

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The Georg Eckert Institute for International Textbook Research (GEI) in Braunschweig, Germany, invites applications for the 2020

 

 

 

 

 

Georg Arnhold Senior Fellow for Education for Sustainable Peace

The fellowship aims to promote research on education for sustainable peace. Its focus lies on educational media and curricula at secondary school level in post-conflict or transitional societies. The appointment for the fellowship including a research stay of up to six months at the GEI, offers outstanding scholars and experienced practitioners in the field the opportunity to carry out scholarly work in the area of education for sustainable peace, preferably with a focus on educational media and transformation societies, and to discuss their project and findings with other scholars and practitioners at the annual international Summer Conference of the Georg Arnhold Program. The Georg Arnhold Senior Fellowship is endowed with a monthly stipend of up to 3,300 euro and a round-trip airfare to Germany as well as administrative assistance in Braunschweig.

Applicants must demonstrate outstanding professional achievement in their field, should hold a Ph.D. in a relevant discipline and have excellent knowledge of English. Individuals with equivalent expertise, such as from extensive high-level international experience in government or non-governmental organizations or in international organizations are also eligible to apply.

A detailed description and information about the program and the application process are available from our website: http://bit.ly/GeorgArnholdSeniorFellow.

Each application should include a cover letter providing evidence of the quality of the candidate’s scholarship and expertise (please cite PCDN as the source of the posting in your application), a description of the research project, a full CV, a sample of the applicant’s work and a completed application form (available from our website).

Please send all application documents in a single PDF with the file name “Georg Arnhold Senior Fellow 2020 – YOUR NAME” to arnhold@gei.de. For further information, please contact the program coordinator Katharina Baier (arnhold@gei.de, Tel.: +49 [0] 531-59099-226).

The application deadline is February 17, 2019.

The Georg Eckert Institute for International Textbook Research, Member of the Leibniz Association, located in Braunschweig, Germany, is an academic center of excellence that conducts research on educational media in their political, social, and educational contexts. Its library holds an outstanding collection of international school textbooks in history, geography, social sciences, and religious education. The Institute also acts in an advisory and mediatory capacity regarding textbook-related issues.

 

Craig Zelizer

Craig Zelizer

Dr. Craig Zelizer is the Founder of PCDN.global, which connects a global community of changemakers to the tools, community and opportunities to build careers of impact and scale change. He has strong experience in the development sector, academia and social entrepreneurship. From 2005 to 2016 he served as a professor in the Conflict Resolution program at Georgetown University (where he still teaches). He has led trainings, workshops and consultancies in over 20 countries organizations including with USIP, USAID, CRS, Rotary International and others. Craig is a recognized leader in the social sector field. He has received several awards including George Mason’s School of Conflict Analysis and Resolution’s alumni of the year award and an alumni career achievement award from Central European University. Dr. Zelizer spent two years in Hungary as Fulbright Scholar and was a Boren Fellow in Bosnia. He has published widely on peacebuilding, entrepreneurship, and innovation in higher education.
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