Fellowship in Pre-Islamic Iranian History and Culture
In California: Fellowship in Pre-Islamic Iranian History and Culture
Ali Asghar Payravi Fellowship in Pre-Islamic Iranian History and Culture
We are pleased to announce the Ali Asghar Payravi Fellowship, funded by the generous support of the Farhad family. This fellowship is for a continuing international student pursuing doctoral research in pre-Islamic Iranian history and culture. For the forthcoming academic year 2010-2011, the fellowship will provide a stipend of $18,000 plus cover non-resident tuition and fees, and a 2011 summer stipend of $2500. The recipient should be advanced to doctoral candidacy before the start of fall 2011, if he or she has not already done so.
Further, the recipient will receive a dissertation year of funding (ideally in 2012-2013) comprised of a stipend of $18,000 and coverage of fees, and one year of Teaching Assistantships (ideally in 2011-2012) provided by the Dean of Humanities to the recipient’s home department in addition to its allocation for that academic year.
The fellowship will be administered by the Samuel Jordan Center for Persian Studies and Culture. Applicants must submit a research statement including a timeline for research and writing (no longer than two pages typed, single-spaced) and a current CV. The applicant’s advisor must also submit a letter of recommendation. All materials are due via email attachments to Angelica Enriquez firstname.lastname@example.org, Manager of the Jordan Center, by September 7, 2010, Tuesday Noon.
For more information, please contact Nasrin Rahimieh, Director of the Jordan Center, at email@example.com.
Samuel Jordan Center for Persian Studies
University of California, Irvine
1st Floor Humanities Gateway
Irvine, CA 92697-3370
Dr. Touraj Daryaee
Howard Baskerville Professor in the history of Iran and the Persianate > World
Associate Director, Dr. Samuel M. Jordan Center for Persian Studies and
Krieger Hall 324
Irvine, CA 92697-3375
Courtesy : Behram Pastakia