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Graduate Student Fellowship at the Pontifical Gregorian University

 


Brenninkmeijer-Werhahn Fellowship at the

Pontifical Gregorian University

 

 

In the context of the ongoing exchange program between the Pontifical Gregorian University in Rome through its Cardinal Bea Centre for Judaic Studies and the Hebrew University of Jerusalem through its Center for the Study of Christianity, we are pleased to announce a fellowship for a visiting graduate students at the Pontifical Gregorian University for the academic year 2014-2015. The fellowship, made available through the generous support of Hubert and Aldegonde Brenninkmeijer-Werhahn, is offered for a period of one semester.

 

AIM OF THE PROGRAMME

The programme aims at supporting work on a specific research project in connection with the unique opportunities provided in terms of libraries, academic programs and human resources at the Gregorian University and its affiliate institutions in Rome. Applicants have to have completed at least one year of graduate studies.

 

RESEARCH/STUDY/LECTURE REQUIREMENTS

Fellowship holders are required to participate in at least one course at the Gregorian University during either the fall semester (October 13, 2014 - January 22, 2015) or the spring semester between (February 16 - May 29, 2015). They may be asked to report on work/research during a seminar or class session.

 

DETAILS OF THE AWARD

Fellowship holders will receive from the Cardinal Bea Centre for Judaic Studies a cash award of EUR 5.600,00 in four monthly instalments, library privileges for the Gregorian University and tuition for up to two courses or seminars. Fellowship holders are responsible for covering all remaining expenses. They are required to reside in Rome during the entire period of their tenure.

 

APPLICATION PROCEDURE

Applicants are asked to provide the following documentation:

 

a. A Curriculum Vitae, giving details of education and language skills and any information the applicants                 considers relevant;

b. Transcripts of undergraduate and graduate studies;

c. A letter of reference;

d. A statement describing the studies to be undertaken during the term of the fellowship;

e. Contact information i. Postal Address, ii. Phone number(s) iii. E-mail address.

 

REGISTRATION AT THE GREGORIAN

Fellowship recipients will need to need to fulfil all matriculation requirements and to register in person during the registration period (September 18 - October 2, 2014 for the fall semester and 12-23 January, 2015 for the Spring semester).

 

APPLICATION DEADLINE

Deadline for applications is March 15, 2014. A decision will be announced by April 15, 2014. Late applications may be taken into consideration.

 

Please send applications to:

The Hebrew University of Jerusalem

The Centre for the Study of Christianity

Faculty of Humanities

Mt. Scopus, Jerusalem 91905

E-mail: csc@mscc.huji.ac.il

 

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Graduate Fellows 2002-2014

 

 

2013-2014

Daniel Salem, History

 

2012-2013

Liran Gordon, Philosophy, On the Possibility of Certainty in Human Cognition: Examination and Structural Comparison of St. Thomas Aquinas, Henry of Ghent and John Duns Scotus

Shulamit Miller, Institute of Archaeology, Luxury, Prestige and Grandeur: the Mansions and Daily Life of the Social Elite of the Roman Near East during the 1st-6th c. C.E.

 

2011-2012

Avner Ecker, Institute of Archaeology, The Urban Culture in Roman Syria-Palaestina and Arabia (74-284 AD)

Amitai Jacobsen, Comparative Religion, Patterns and Conventions of Mass Conversion of Jews to Christianity in Late Antique and Early Medieval Europe

 

2009-2010

Yakir Paz, Talmud and Jewish Thought

Sarah Zweig, Comparative Religion, Imitatio Dei in  Neoplatonic Tradition 

 

2007-2008

Uri Gabbay, Ancient and Near Eastern Languages, Ancient Mesopotamian Liturgy

Sergey Minov, Comparative Religion, The Cave of Treasures in Context: Polemical Historiography and Formation of Syriac Christian Identity in the Fifth-Sixth Centuries

 

2002-2003

Eyal Poleg, Compartive Religion, On the Books of Maccabees: An Unpublished Poem by Geoffrey, Prior of the Templum Domini

Yossef Soffer, Comparative Religion

 

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