Council Chair to Lead Task Force on the Future of the Humanities As part of the University's strategic planning process, a newly formed Task Force on the Future of the Humanities has been charged with gathering data and formulating recommendations about academic initiatives and cross-campus collaborations in the humanities.
Gauss Seminars in Criticism this October Maurizio Bettini of the University of Siena will deliver three lectures on October 6, 8, and 9, as part of the Gauss Seminars in Criticism. The lectures will be introduced by Daniel Heller-Roazen, Director of the Gauss Seminars and Arthur W. Marks '19 Professor of Comparative Literature.
October 15 Deadline for Magic Grants, $5,000-$50,000 The Council of the Humanities invites faculty and departmental proposals for projects that break new ground intellectually or pedagogically, including team-taught interdisciplinary courses. Deadlines are October 15 and March 2.
Grants of $7500 for Princeton Faculty Members The Program in Humanistic Studies offers summer grants of $7500 for faculty members who team teach interdisciplinary courses, including the capstone seminar (HUM 470); "East Asian Humanities"; and "Interdisciplinary Approaches to Western Culture." Interested colleagues are encouraged to contact Kathleen Crown (email@example.com) for more information.
Dean of Research Announces Innovation Fund in the Humanities
The Dean of Research invites faculty to propose projects that will result "in the advancement of a discipline" or "a major piece of scholarly work." Deadline is November 21. For more information, contact Karla Ewalt, Associate Dean: firstname.lastname@example.org.