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Dean's Fellows - Summer 2015

2015 Summer Fellows (L-R): Lian Liu, Emma Banks, Interim Dean Jody Combs, Sean King and Cecily Larison

Application Process

Applications for the Spring 2017 fellowships are now closed.

To be considered for a Library Fellow position, candidates must be in good academic standing and submit the following to the project mentor:

  • Cover letter addressed to the project contact
  • Curriculum vitae including name, address, email, and telephone
  • Letter of recommendation from a faculty member
  • Maximum of 350 words on what you hope to achieve in the project

Previously selected Library Fellows may not reapply for a new project.

Selected applicants will interview with the University Librarian. Accepted students will receive a formal letter of acceptance. For any additional information about the current positions, contact the project mentor. For general information about the Library Fellows program, contact Celia Walker.

2017 Spring Fellowships

Applications are now closed for the 2017 Spring Fellowships.

Helguera Colombiana Independence Project (1790-1830)
Spring 2017
Mentor: Paula Covington
See fellowship proposal.

Tracing the Movement of Populations
Spring 2017
Mentors: Jason Schultz and Paula Covington
See fellowship proposal.

Visualizing Cass Gilbert’s Woolworth Building
Spring 2017
Mentors: Kevin D. Murphy and Mary Anne Caton
See fellowship proposal.

Fall 2016 Fellowships in development...
Christina Wang; Augmented Reality Sandbox
Jorge Delgadillo and Fernando Varela; Helguera Colombiana Collection
Jennifer Alexander; The United States of America vs. Alfried Krupp, et al.