The University of Montreal’s Centre de recherche en éthique (CREUM) is proud to announce its senior fellowship grant. We are inviting applications of professor-researchers for residential fellowships which can vary in length according to individual circumstances. Fellowships up to 40 000 $ will be awarded for the academic year 2009-2010.
CREUM’s mission is to contribute to interdisciplinary research and graduate training in the areas of fundamental and applied ethics.
We encourage applications from researchers working in the principal research domains of CRÉUM : fundamental ethics, ethics and politics, ethics and health, ethics and economy, ethics and the environment. We also accept applications from different domains, inasmuch as their research has a direct link with ethics.
The University of Montreal is a francophone institution. Applicants are expected to have at least a working knowledge of French.
The CREUM will offer to its senior fellow :
A research grant up to 40 000 $ ;
An individual office ;
Access to the services of the University of Montreal (libraries, sports center, etc.) ;
Assistance for material organisation of the stay.
In return, the fellow will be expected :
To pursue the research project submitted in their application ;
To participate in the Center’s activities (conferences, seminars, lectures) ;
To present their work in progress in the context of Center’s seminars and workshops.
Applications will be judged according :
To the significance of their proposed research and its relevance to CREUM’s mission ;
To the quality of candidates’ previous research and their ability to benefit from the activities of the Center.
Applicants must submit all of the following to the CREUM by December 31, 2008 :
A curriculum vitae ;
One scholarly paper or publication written in the course of the last three years ;
A statement (1 500 words or less) describing the proposed research project ;
Two letters of reference (sent directly to the Center before the deadline) ;
Postmark deadline is December 31, 2008. Send applications to :
Daniel M. Weinstock, director
Centre de recherche en éthique (CREUM)
University of Montreal
C.P. 6128, succursale Centre-Ville
Canada H3C 3J7