Office of Faculty Development
Fellowships and Opportunities
2013 OFD/RRRC/CTREC Faculty Career Development Fellowship ANNOUNCEMENT
The Office of Faculty Development, with the joint sponsorship of the Research Recruitment and Resource Committee (RRRC), and the Clinical and Translational Research Executive Committee (CTREC), announces the Boston Children’s Hospital 2013 Career Development Fellowships.
Deadline for Applications: 3PM Wednesday, February 27, 2013; Office of Faculty Development Program Office, 333 Longwood 6th Floor
Purpose of the Career Development Fellowships
The purpose is to provide transitional funding for Instructors and Assistant Professors to enhance research productivity during the early critical years of an academic research career. The awards will support resources for research including supplies, salary (PI and/or research assistant), or other requests, upon review, that will contribute to the individual’s academic career development.
The Career Development Fellowships (13 awards)
Each of the Career Development Fellowships provides $50,000/year in direct costs for two years:
- 4 awards are designated to junior faculty who belong to a racial/ethnic population underrepresented in medicine and science (URM) OR who have family responsibilities such as being the primary caregiver for children and/or parents
- 9 awards are unrestricted and open to all junior faculty Those applying under the restricted category are also eligible for the unrestricted awards.
Those applying under the restricted category are also eligible for the unrestricted awards.
This year the awards will be funded 75% by the hospital and 25% by the Division/Department. For the complete Call for Applications, as well as an Application Outline, FAQ, and details about the match, see links below:
2013 Call for Applications: http://2013 Faculty Career Development Fellowships Call for Applications.doc
2013 Application Outline: http://2013 Application Outline.doc
2013 Face Page: http://2013 Face Page.doc
2013 FAQ: http://2013 FAQ.doc
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