AAA Members Receive ACLS Fellowships

Congratulations to the 2014 American Council of Learned Societies Fellowship Recipients! Since 1957, more than 9,500 scholars have held ACLS fellowships and grants. ACLS fellowships and grants are awarded to individual scholars for excellence in research in the humanities and related social sciences. The peer-review process used to select ACLS Fellows enables distinguished scholars to reach broad … Continue reading AAA Members Receive ACLS Fellowships

ACLS Fellowship Competitions Are Now Open

Today’s post is an excerpt from the ACLS newsletter. Please direct any questions to Nicole A. Stahlmann, Director of Fellowship Programs via e-mail at fellowships@acls.org. The American Council of Learned Societies (ACLS) is pleased to announce that the 2013-14 ACLS fellowship competitions are now open. ACLS offers 13 fellowship programs that promote the full spectrum … Continue reading ACLS Fellowship Competitions Are Now Open

AAA Announces Retirement of Long-Time Executive Director

William (Bill) Davis, who has held the position of Executive Director of the American Anthropological Association (AAA) for 16 years, announced his intention to retire from the post early next year. Under Bill’s leadership, the AAA experienced 16 years of balanced budgets and growth of its operating reserves. In addition to his constant efforts to … Continue reading AAA Announces Retirement of Long-Time Executive Director

American Council of Learned Societies Public Fellows Program

The American Council of Learned Societies (ACLS) announces the inaugural competition of its Public Fellows program. In 2011 the program will place eight recent Ph.D.s in two-year staff positions at partnering agencies in government and the non-profit sector, beginning as early as September 2011. Fellows will participate in the substantive work of these agencies and … Continue reading American Council of Learned Societies Public Fellows Program