Call for Participants: Three Minute Thesis, Apr 5

Call for Participants: Three Minute Thesis

Deadline to submit a proposal is April 5, 2019 at 11:59 PM, PDT.

Are you a UW graduate student in the final stages of your capstone, thesis or dissertation project? Apply to compete in Three Minute Thesis, where you’ll have the opportunity to present your research in just three minutes for cash prizes totaling $2,500. The 2019 UW Three Minute Thesis (UW 3MT®) Competition is open to all eligible graduate students from Bothell, Tacoma, and Seattle campuses. Continue reading

Call for Input, Hack Library School Advice for Future MLIS Students, Mar 20

Call for Input, Hack Library School Advice for Future MLIS Students

Deadline, Survey closes March 20, 2019

For their final HLS post in April, Sheila is planning to compose a blog post filled with general advice for future MLIS students. It will draw not only on their experience in the program but also feature input from other students. If you have any advice that you would like to share, please complete the brief survey here. The deadline for contributing is March 20, 2019. Continue reading

Funding: 2019 LEADS Doctoral Summer Fellowship, DEADLINE 2/17/2019

Funding: 2019 LEADS Doctoral Summer Fellowship

Application Deadline Sunday, February 17, 2019 at 11:59 PM (EST).

The Metadata Research Center (MRC) at Drexel University’s College of Computing and Informatics (CCI) invites doctoral students to participate in the LIS Education and Data Science-4-the National Digital Platform (LEADS-4-NDP) program. This is a virtual fellowship program; applicants from any geographic location are eligible for consideration. The deadline for applications is Sunday, February 17 at 11:59 PM (EST). Information on last year’s (2018) LEADS Fellows can be found at: http://cci.drexel.edu/mrc/research/leads/leads-4-ndp-fellows/.

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Hiring: C.V. Starr Lecturers of Law at Peking University School of Transnational Law

C.V. Starr Lecturers of Law at Peking University School of Transnational Law

Applications will be considered on a rolling basis. Candidates MUST possess a J.D. degree. Candidates do not need to be able to speak Chinese or to have had prior experience in China.

The Peking University School of Transnational Law (“STL”), part of China’s premier university, is recruiting C.V. Starr Lecturers of Law. Lecturers teach required J.D. first-year legal research, writing, and analysis courses in U.S. law. Continue reading