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Funded doctoral student opportunities in United Arab Emirates


NYU Abu Dhabi invites doctoral students in the humanities and social sciences to apply for a year-long dissertation writing fellowship.  The program is designed for students whose dissertations will be advanced works-in-progress during the fellowship year. Fellows are expected to contribute to NYUAD's intellectual community through research and related activities, sharing their work with NYUAD faculty and students, and participating in scholarly networks engaged within the university.  Applications are due January 15, 2020.   

The American University of Sharjah (AUS) invites applications from current doctoral students and recent graduates engaged in leadership-related scholarship to conduct research at AUS in spring 2020.  Accepted applicants will be hosted by the Said T. Khoury Chair of Leadership Studies in the School of Business Administration at AUS in the UAE. The newly formed department seeks to develop a well-established knowledge platform in the region for the generation, dissemination, and promotion of impactful leadership studies, practices, and insights.