Latest Ticket Status: Ticket Completed
Last Status Update: December 6, 2018 at 2:24 pm
Date Submitted: December 5, 2018 at 12:59 pm
Service Topic: online application updates
Service Request Description:
Please make the following updates to the application.
1) Remove the following from the Personal Statement section, as it is listed twice –
Your personal statement provides critical information about who you are, your academic work, your enthusiasm for and commitment to tribal college teaching and scholarship, and your plan for using the support provided by the Mellon Faculty Enhancement Fellowship. Attach to your application a statement of up to 2,000 words addressing the following:
Provide a brief introduction of your background and a summary of the work you are currently engaged in (i.e. research, teaching and service) at your institution.
Explain how you will use the knowledge and skills gained through the Mellon Fellowship to improve your teaching, research, and other contributions to the TCU community.
How has your teaching experience at a tribal college influenced your growth as a scholar and as a member of your TCU community?
Detail your plan for either a sabbatical or reducing your teaching and administrative duties during the term of the Mellon Faculty Enhancement Fellowship.
How will your dissertation study contribute to scholarship in your chosen field of study? Specifically highlight the ways in which this research will benefit Native people and research at your tribal college.
What is your philosophy of doing research with American Indian people, your understanding of the issues related to protection of human subjects (if applicable) and your plan for assuring such protection in your dissertation work?
2) Make all fields of the application required.
Please send me a notification once these updates have been made. I hope they can be made within 48 hours.