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  • Friday, November 30, 2018 12:33 PM | Kathy Kennedy (Administrator)

    Davidson Fellows Scholarship – www.DavidsonGifted.org/Fellows

    2019 Davidson Fellows $50,000, $25,000 and $10,000 Scholarships

    The Davidson Institute for Talent Development offers high-achieving young people across the country the opportunity to be named a 2019 Davidson Fellow, an honor accompanied by a $50,000, $25,000 or $10,000 scholarship in recognition of a significant piece of work in Science, Technology, Engineering, Mathematics, Music, Literature, Philosophy or Outside the Box. Applicants must submit an original piece of work that is recognized as significant by experts in the field and that has the potential to make a positive contribution to society. The scholarship may be used at any accredited college or university. The deadline to apply is Feb. 13, 2019.

    Tacie Moessner / Davidson Fellows Program Director

    Davidson Institute for Talent Development 
    (775) 852-3483 ext. 423
    Reno, Nevada (pacific time zone) 
    DavidsonGifted.org & DavidsonAcademy.unr.edu


  • Friday, November 09, 2018 3:22 PM | Kathy Kennedy (Administrator)

    The College of Education at the University of Georgia (https://coe.uga.edu) is pleased to announce a senior-level tenure-track or tenured research position at the rank of Professor beginning August 2019. All materials should be submitted electronically via http://www.ugajobsearch.com/postings/34686. Questions may be addressed to the search committee chair, Dr. Ellen M. Evans, Associate Dean for Research and Graduate Education via emevans@uga.edu. Applications received by January 2, 2019 are assured of full consideration.

    E. Paul Torrance Professorship in Creativity and Gifted Education

    The Torrance Professor is expected to work collaboratively with other researchers, educators, policy makers, and industry partners to advance both theoretical and applied research related to the development and assessment of creativity. As the Director of the Torrance Center, the successful candidate will provide leadership, build capacity and leverage the legacy and reputation of the Center to enable an impact on the local, state, national and international levels in the area of creativity. Thus, it is expected that the Director will maintain an ambitious research and development agenda appropriate to their interests, related to the Torrance Center’s mission (http://www.coe.uga.edu/torrance/), including but not limited to: 1) actively pursuing external funding, 2) supervising project development and implementation, 3) disseminating research through scholarly publications and presentations, 4) leadership of interdisciplinary research teams, and 5) mentoring of both doctoral students and early career faculty


    Thank you,

    Sarah E. Sumners, PhD

    Interim Director and Associate Research Scientist
    Torrance Center for Creativity and Talent Development
    ssumners@uga.edu
    706.542.5104


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