From April 2022 to March 2023 Visiting Fellow Application Information

The Institute for Research on Women and Gender
Tokyo Woman’s Christian University (TWCU)
From April 2022 to March 2023 Visiting Fellow Application Information

 

 As of January 2022
The Institute for Research on Women and Gender
Tokyo Woman’s Christian University (TWCU)

 

Applications are invited for a limited number of Visiting Fellowships.

1. Successful applicants will either be full-time lecturers at a research institute or university or will have equivalent qualifications. Applicants must be conducting research related to women and gender within the study fields of the humanities, social science, history or natural science.

2.The period of attachment will be at least two weeks and no longer than one year, with duration determined by our institute based on the applicant’s requested period of attachment and research proposal.

3.Applicants may apply for up to 150,000 yen from our research fund by submitting a research plan that will be assessed by our institute.

4.During the period of attachment, successful applicants can access facilities and resources at our institute and elsewhere at TWCU but charges may be associated with use of some of those facilities and resources. Subject to availability and payment of a residence fee, accommodation is possible on campus for up to three months.

5.Successful applicants are expected to participate in institute activities and functions during the period of attachment. Following that period of attachment, a Visiting Fellow is expected to submit a research report using a designated form.

6.Documentation to be completed and included in your application:

(1) Visiting Fellow Application Form
(2) Research Project Proposal Form
(3) TWCU Faculty Member Recommendation Form
(4) At least one major research article, work of feminism, or gender achievement

7.Application documents are to be submitted by email to iws@lab.twcu.ac.jp with CC to the TWCU faculty member who recommended you.

8.Application deadline: February 20, 2022 23:59pm (JST)

Please note:

・In principle, submitted documents will not be returned.
・The TWCU faculty member who recommended your application will help to deal with matters related to undertaking the fellowship in Japan and will notify you as to whether or not your application has been successful.

 

 

 

Research Project Proposal_2022

Recommendation Form_2022

Visiting Fellow Application Form_2022