Middle Tennessee State University in Tennessee

Date Posted October 24, 2013
Type Fellowship


Middle Tennessee State University announces the availability of the Underrepresented Minority Dissertation Fellowship Program whose purpose is to enhance diversity in research, teaching, and service at MTSU through the recruitment of underrepresented minority graduate students who are completing dissertation research.

Fellows will teach one course each semester in an area related to their academic preparation based on the hosting department need. Fellows are expected to devote significant time to the completion of the dissertation, work with a faculty mentor and be involved with co-curricular activities including the university's cultural diversity initiatives.

Fellows will receive fiscal year appointments to begin August 1, 2014 and are eligible for benefits including health insurance. Salary is $30,000. Fellows must be eligible for employment.

Qualifications: Fellows must be dissertation stage doctoral degree candidates studying in a field taught at MTSU.

Review of applications begins January 7, 2014 and continues until the position is filled.

Application Procedures: To apply for any open position, go to http://mtsujobs.mtsu.edu and follow the instructions on how to complete an application, attach documents, and submit your application online. If you have questions, please contact MTSU Academic Affairs at (615) 898-5128.

MTSU is an AA/EOE.

How To Apply

You can apply for this position online at http://mtsujobs.mtsu.edu