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Cornell University College of Human Ecology History of Home Economics Fellowship(2013-11-12)

The College of Human Ecology at Cornell University is accepting applications for the 2014 Dean's Fellowship in the History of Home Economics. We invite faculty members, research scholars, and advanced graduate students with demonstrated background and experience in historical studies to apply. One award of $6,000 is available for a summer or sabbatical residency of six continuous weeks to use the unique resources available from the College and the Cornell University Library system in pursuit of scholarly research in the history of Home Economics and its impact on American society.
Relevant historical subject areas include:
History of food, nutrition, housing, the family, child development, design, clothing and textiles, consumer economics, and history of women in higher education among other key topics in American social history.
The deadline for receipt of all application materials is March 4, 2014. For additional information, see:
Please circulate this announcement to interested individuals.

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